senate Bill S4216

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the assault of certain public agents during the performance of their duties

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 18, 2013 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1439
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 14, 2013 referred to codes

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S4216 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6079
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§120.05 & 70.02, add §120.75, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A6079

S4216 - Summary

Relates to the assault of certain public agents during the performance of their duties; establishes the crime of reckless assault upon an emergency medical service paramedic or emergency medical service technician.

S4216 - Sponsor Memo

S4216 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4216

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 14, 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  the  assault  of  certain
  public agents during the performance of their duties

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of  section  120.05  of  the  penal  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  377  of  the  laws  of 2012, is amended to read as
follows:
  3. With intent to [prevent] CAUSE PHYSICAL INJURY AND  WITH  KNOWLEDGE
THAT a peace officer, a police officer, registered nurse, licensed prac-
tical  nurse,  sanitation  enforcement  agent,  New York city sanitation
worker, a firefighter, including a firefighter acting as a paramedic  or
emergency  medical  technician  administering first aid in the course of
performance of duty as such firefighter, an  emergency  medical  service
paramedic or emergency medical service technician, or medical or related
personnel  in a hospital emergency department, a city marshal, a traffic
enforcement officer or traffic enforcement agent, [from] IS performing a
lawful OR ASSIGNED duty, OR WITH INTENT TO PREVENT  THE  PERFORMANCE  OF
SUCH  DUTY  by means including releasing or failing to control an animal
under circumstances evincing the actor's intent that the animal obstruct
the lawful activity of such peace officer,  police  officer,  registered
nurse,  licensed practical nurse, sanitation enforcement agent, New York
city  sanitation  worker,  firefighter,  paramedic,   technician,   city
marshal, traffic enforcement officer or traffic enforcement agent, he or
she causes physical injury to such peace officer, police officer, regis-
tered nurse, licensed practical nurse, sanitation enforcement agent, New
York  city  sanitation  worker,  firefighter,  paramedic,  technician or
medical or related personnel in a hospital  emergency  department,  city
marshal, traffic enforcement officer or traffic enforcement agent, IRRE-
SPECTIVE  OF  WHETHER  SUCH  ASSAULT  RESULTS  IN IMPAIRMENT OF PHYSICAL

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09793-01-3

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