senate Bill S4580

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to bay constables appointed by a county, city, town or village within the definition of peace officers

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

do you support this bill?

Actions

view actions (16)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 11, 2014 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 12, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 07, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 06, 2014 1st report cal.582
Jan 08, 2014 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 22, 2013 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 21, 2013 advanced to third reading
May 20, 2013 2nd report cal.
May 08, 2013 1st report cal.612
Apr 12, 2013 referred to codes

Votes

view votes

May 6, 2014 - Codes committee Vote

S4580
12
3
committee
12
Aye
3
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show Codes committee vote details

Codes Committee Vote: May 6, 2014

aye wr (1)

May 8, 2013 - Codes committee Vote

S4580
14
1
committee
14
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show Codes committee vote details

S4580 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6422
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง2.10, CP L

S4580 - Bill Texts

view summary

Includes bay constables appointed by a county, city, town or village within the definition of peace officers.

view sponsor memo
BILL NUMBER:S4580

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the criminal procedure law, in
relation to bay constables appointed by a county, city, town or
village within the definition of peace officers

PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill would amend subdivision 18 of
section 2.10 of the criminal procedure law as amended by Chapter 224
of the Laws of 1998, to include all bay constables appointed by a
county, city town or village within the definition of a peace officer,
not just those specifically referred to in the current version of the
Criminal Procedure Law.

JUSTIFICATION: A peace office is designated with maintaining law and
order for a specified community. A bay constable, being appointed by a
particular county, city, town or village is also expected to uphold
the same obligations and responsibilities that are resumed by a peace
officer.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: 2012 A.4558

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:. None

EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediately

view full text
download pdf
                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4580

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 12, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to  bay  consta-
  bles  appointed  by  a  county, city, town or village within the defi-
  nition of peace officers

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  18 of section 2.10 of the criminal procedure
law, as amended by chapter 224 of the laws of 1998, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  18.  Bay  [constable  of  the city of Rye, the villages of Mamaroneck,
South Nyack and bay constables of the towns of East Hampton,  Hempstead,
Oyster  Bay,  Riverhead,  Southampton,  Southold, Islip, Shelter Island,
Brookhaven,  Babylon,  Smithtown,  Huntington   and   North   Hempstead;
provided,  however,  that nothing in this subdivision shall be deemed to
authorize the bay constables in the city of Rye, the  village  of  South
Nyack  or  the  towns  of  Brookhaven,  Babylon, Southold, East Hampton,
Riverhead, Islip, other than a bay constable of the town  of  Islip  who
prior to April third, nineteen hundred ninety-eight served as harbormas-
ter  for  such town and whose position was reclassified as bay constable
for such town prior to such  date,  Smithtown,  Huntington  and  Shelter
Island  to  carry,  possess,  repair  or dispose of a firearm unless the
appropriate license therefor has been issued pursuant to section  400.00
of  the  penal  law]  CONSTABLES  APPOINTED  BY  A COUNTY, CITY, TOWN OR
VILLAGE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10030-01-3

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.