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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to finance|
|Feb 21, 2013||referred to finance|
senate Bill S3808
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S3808 - Details
S3808 - Summary
Creates the New York State Civilian Complaint Review Board to investigate alleged misconduct by police and peace officers.
S3808 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S3808 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to creating the New York state civilian complaint review board PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To create the New York State civilian complaint review board, an independent and impartial body empowered to investigate allegations of misconduct by police or peace officers employed by the State of New York and/or its agencies, public authorities, and public benefit corporations, and to recommend disciplinary action where appropriate. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends the executive law by adding a new article 43 to include the following: -Legislative intent -Defines "officer" as used in this section -Creates the New York State civilian complaint review board, consisting of nine members; provides for appointment of board members; -Provides that no member of the board shall hold any other public office or employment, or have experience as a law enforcement professional;
S3808 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3808 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 21, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SERRANO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to creating the New York state civilian complaint review board THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new article 43 to read as follows: ARTICLE 43 NEW YORK STATE CIVILIAN COMPLAINT REVIEW BOARD SECTION 930. NEW YORK STATE CIVILIAN COMPLAINT REVIEW BOARD. S 930. NEW YORK STATE CIVILIAN COMPLAINT REVIEW BOARD. 1. LEGISLATIVE INTENT. IT IS IN THE INTEREST OF THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK AND POLICE DEPARTMENTS AND PEACE OFFICERS THROUGHOUT THE STATE THAT THE INVESTIGATION OF COMPLAINTS CONCERNING MISCONDUCT BY OFFICERS TOWARDS MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC BE COMPLETE, THOROUGH AND IMPARTIAL. THESE INQUIRIES MUST BE CONDUCTED FAIRLY AND INDEPENDENTLY, AND IN A MANNER IN WHICH THE PUBLIC AND THE POLICE HAVE CONFIDENCE. AN INDEPENDENT CIVILIAN COMPLAINT REVIEW BOARD IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED AS A BODY COMPRISED SOLELY OF MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC WITH THE AUTHORITY TO INVESTIGATE ALLEGATIONS OF MISCONDUCT AS PROVIDED IN THIS SECTION. 2. DEFINITIONS. (A) AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE TERM "OFFICER" SHALL MEAN "POLICE OFFICERS" AS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPHS (A), (E), (F), (H), (J), (K), (L), (M), (P), (Q), (S), AND (V) OF SUBDIVISION THIRTY-FOUR OF SECTION 1.20 OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE LAW AND "PEACE OFFICERS" AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISIONS THREE, FOUR, FIVE, SIX, EIGHT, TWELVE, THIRTEEN, FIFTEEN, SIXTEEN, TWENTY, TWENTY-ONE, TWENTY-TWO, TWENTY-THREE, TWENTY- FOUR, TWENTY-FIVE, TWENTY-SIX, TWENTY-SEVEN, TWENTY-NINE, THIRTY-TWO, THIRTY-THREE, THIRTY-FOUR, THIRTY-FIVE, THIRTY-SIX, THIRTY-EIGHT, FORTY, FORTY-FIVE, FORTY-SIX, FORTY-SEVEN, FIFTY-TWO, FIFTY-NINE, SIXTY-ONE, EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD01812-01-3
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