senate Bill S3887

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for the creation of a system of uniform identification cards for police and peace officers by the state director of homeland security

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
May 07, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Feb 26, 2013 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

S3887 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6039
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง719, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5267, A8542

S3887 - Summary

Provides for the creation of a system of uniform identification cards for police and peace officers by the commissioner of the division of homeland security and emergency services; details information to be included in such ID cards.

S3887 - Sponsor Memo

S3887 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3887

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 26, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BALL  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation  to  the  creation  of  a
  system of uniform identification cards for police and peace officers

  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 section 719 to
read as follows:
  S 719. UNIFORM IDENTIFICATION CARDS FOR POLICE AND PEACE OFFICERS.  1.
THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL ESTABLISH AND MAINTAIN A STATEWIDE DATABASE FOR
THE PURPOSE OF CREATING, DISTRIBUTING AND MONITORING UNIFORM IDENTIFICA-
TION CARDS FOR ALL POLICE AND PEACE OFFICERS IN THE STATE AS SUCH  OFFI-
CERS  ARE  DEFINED  IN  SECTIONS 1.20 AND 2.10 OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE
LAW.  THE COMMISSIONER, IN CONJUNCTION WITH  THE  DIVISION  OF  CRIMINAL
JUSTICE  SERVICES,  SHALL  PROVIDE  FOR  THE TRANSMISSION OF INFORMATION
CONTAINED IN THE REGISTRIES MAINTAINED PURSUANT TO SECTION EIGHT HUNDRED
FORTY-FIVE OF THIS CHAPTER.   THE COMMISSIONER MAY  REQUIRE  THE  TRANS-
MISSION  OF  SUCH  INFORMATION  AS HE DEEMS NECESSARY TO COMPLY WITH THE
PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  2. THE COMMISSIONER, IN CONJUNCTION  WITH  THE  DIVISION  OF  CRIMINAL
JUSTICE  SERVICES,  SHALL  DEVELOP AND DISTRIBUTE UNIFORM IDENTIFICATION
CARDS TO ALL POLICE AND PEACE OFFICERS IN THIS STATE WHICH SHALL CONTAIN
ALL THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:
  (A) A PERSONAL IDENTIFICATION NUMBER AND THE PERSON'S BADGE NUMBER, IF
APPLICABLE;
  (B) THE INDIVIDUAL'S HEIGHT, WEIGHT, EYE COLOR, SEX AND RACE;
  (C) THE TOWN, VILLAGE, CITY, COUNTY, DEPARTMENT,  DISTRICT,  DIVISION,
AGENCY  OR  MUNICIPALITY THAT THE PERSON IS A VOLUNTEER WITH OR EMPLOYED
FOR;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07288-01-3

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