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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to codes|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to codes|
senate Bill S260
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S260 - Details
S260 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S260 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to establishing criminal street gang enterprise offenses and the abatement of premises used for criminal street gang enterprise activity PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To establish new crimes relating to gang violence and the abatement of property where these activities take place. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 Amends the Penal Law by adding Article 280. Creates criminal offenses relating to criminal street gang enterprises and the abatement of premises used for such criminal offenses. Defines the following terms: criminal street gang enterprise solicitation, recruitment or retention; criminal street gang enterprise solicitation, recruitment or retention of minors; coercion of a minor into a criminal street gang enterprise conspiracy; criminal street gang enterprise leadership; abatement of premises used for criminal street gang enterprise activity; preemption. Section 2 - Severability Clause
S260 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 260 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. DIAZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to establishing criminal street gang enterprise offenses and the abatement of premises used for criminal street gang enterprise activity THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new article 280 to read as follows: ARTICLE 280 CRIMINAL STREET GANG ENTERPRISE OFFENSES SECTION 280.00 DEFINITIONS. 280.05 CRIMINAL STREET GANG ENTERPRISE SOLICITATION, RECRUITMENT OR RETENTION. 280.10 CRIMINAL STREET GANG ENTERPRISE SOLICITATION, RECRUITMENT OR RETENTION OF MINORS. 280.15 COERCION OF A MINOR INTO A CRIMINAL STREET GANG ENTER- PRISE CONSPIRACY. 280.20 CRIMINAL STREET GANG ENTERPRISE LEADERSHIP. 280.25 ABATEMENT OF PREMISES USED FOR CRIMINAL STREET GANG ENTERPRISE ACTIVITY. 280.30 PREEMPTION. S 280.00 DEFINITIONS. THE FOLLOWING DEFINITIONS ARE APPLICABLE TO THIS ARTICLE: 1. "CRIMINAL STREET GANG ENTERPRISE" MEANS A GROUP OF PERSONS SHARING A COMMON PURPOSE OF ENGAGING IN CRIMINAL CONDUCT, ASSOCIATED IN AN ASCERTAINABLE STRUCTURE DISTINCT FROM A PATTERN OF STREET GANG CRIMINAL ACTIVITY, AND WITH A CONTINUITY OF EXISTENCE, STRUCTURE AND CRIMINAL PURPOSE BEYOND THE SCOPE OF INDIVIDUAL CRIMINAL ACTS. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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