|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to codes|
|Jun 21, 2013||recommitted to rules|
|Jun 12, 2013||ordered to third reading cal.1334|
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Mar 05, 2013||referred to codes|
senate Bill S4040
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4040 - Details
S4040 - Summary
Creates the crime of manufacturing a controlled substance in the presence of a child; makes such crime a class E felony.
S4040 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4040 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to manufacturing a controlled substance in the presence of a child PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill creates the crime of manufacturing a controlled substance in the presence of a child. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: The penal law is amended by adding a new section 260.12 Manufacturing a controlled substance in the presence of a child. JUSTIFICATION: The growing use and manufacture of the illegal and highly addictive drug methamphetamine in New York State poses a critical threat to public health and safety, with children of methamphetamine users being particularly at risk. In addition to being exposed to toxic substances, these children are often completely neglected and sometimes physically or sexually assaulted by their addicted parents, causing them to develop psychological and emotional problems. These children usually live in dysfunctional homes where they lack proper schooling and medical attention. In an effort to better protect these
S4040 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4040 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 5, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. VALESKY -- 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 manufacturing a controlled substance in the presence of a child 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 section 260.12 to read as follows: S 260.12 MANUFACTURING A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE IN THE PRESENCE OF A CHILD. A PERSON IS GUILTY OF MANUFACTURING A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE IN THE PRESENCE OF A CHILD WHEN HE OR SHE MANUFACTURES ANY SUBSTANCE LISTED IN SCHEDULE I, II, III, IV, OR V OF SECTION THIRTY-THREE HUNDRED SIX OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW WHILE A PERSON WHO IS SIXTEEN YEARS OF AGE OR YOUNGER IS IN THE PREMISES WHERE SUCH CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE IS BEING MANUFAC- TURED. MANUFACTURING A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE IN THE PRESENCE OF A CHILD IS A CLASS E FELONY. S 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04112-01-3
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