senate Bill S4488

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Enhances the definition of dangerous contraband

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 07, 2014 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 27, 2014 advanced to third reading
Mar 26, 2014 2nd report cal.
Mar 25, 2014 1st report cal.363
Jan 08, 2014 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 04, 2013 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 03, 2013 advanced to third reading
May 30, 2013 2nd report cal.
May 29, 2013 1st report cal.782
Apr 03, 2013 referred to codes

Votes

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Mar 25, 2014 - Codes committee Vote

S4488
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 29, 2013 - Codes committee Vote

S4488
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S4488 - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §205.00, Pen L

S4488 - Summary

Enhances the definition of dangerous contraband to include a gun, knife, cell phone or other wireless communication device, laptop computer, any device with global position capabilities, map, camera or explosive.

S4488 - Sponsor Memo

S4488 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4488

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 3, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  NOZZOLIO  --  (at  request  of  the  Department of
  Corrections and Community  Supervision)  --  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 enhancing the definition
  of dangerous contraband

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 205.00 of the penal law is amended
to read as follows:
  4.  "Dangerous  contraband"  means contraband which is capable of such
use as may endanger the safety or security of a  detention  facility  or
any  person  therein,  WHICH SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO A GUN,
KNIFE, CELL PHONE OR OTHER WIRELESS COMMUNICATION DEVICE, LAPTOP COMPUT-
ER, ANY  DEVICE  WITH  GLOBAL  POSITION  CAPABILITIES,  MAP,  CAMERA  OR
EXPLOSIVE.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08995-02-3

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