senate Bill S2748

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Creates class E felony of criminal use of public records

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 23, 2013 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 22, 2013 advanced to third reading
May 21, 2013 2nd report cal.
May 20, 2013 1st report cal.634
Jan 23, 2013 referred to codes

S2748 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7746
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยงยง240.77 & 240.79, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2168, A7025
2009-2010: S1578

S2748 - Summary

Establishes the class E felony of criminal use of public records for the intentional use of any public record in the course of or in furtherance of the commission of a crime.

S2748 - Sponsor Memo

S2748 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  2748

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 23, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- 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  criminal  use  of  public
  records

  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 two new sections  240.77
and 240.79 to read as follows:
S 240.77 CRIMINAL USE OF PUBLIC RECORDS; DEFINITION.
  FOR  THE  PURPOSES  OF  SECTION 240.79 OF THIS ARTICLE, "RECORD" SHALL
HAVE THE SAME MEANING ASCRIBED TO  SUCH  TERM  BY  SUBDIVISION  FOUR  OF
SECTION EIGHTY-SIX OF THE PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW.
S 240.79 CRIMINAL USE OF PUBLIC RECORDS.
  A  PERSON  IS  GUILTY OF CRIMINAL USE OF PUBLIC RECORDS WHEN HE OR SHE
INTENTIONALLY OBTAINS ANY RECORD, WITH THE INTENT TO USE SUCH RECORD  IN
THE  COMMISSION OF A CRIME, THROUGH THE PROCESS PROVIDED PURSUANT TO THE
PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW, AND ATTEMPTS TO USE OR  USES  SUCH  RECORD  IN  THE
COURSE OF, IN FURTHERANCE OF, OR AS AN INSTRUMENTALITY IN THE COMMISSION
OF A CRIME.
  CRIMINAL USE OF PUBLIC RECORDS IS A CLASS E FELONY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07386-01-3

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