|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to codes|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|May 23, 2013||referred to codes|
delivered to assembly
|May 22, 2013||advanced to third reading|
|May 21, 2013||2nd report cal.|
|May 20, 2013||1st report cal.627|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to codes|
senate Bill S530
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S530 - Details
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Penal Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§120.10 & 120.12, Pen L
- Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S530 - Summary
Provides that an assault of a child where the defendant has a previous conviction for an assault or an attempted assault of a child shall be an assault in the first degree.
S530 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S530 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to assault of a child PURPOSE: This bill increases the penalties for persons convicted of assault or aggravated assault against a child if that person has a previous or previous convictions for similar crimes. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 states that this act shall be known and may be cited as Jay J's Law. Section 2 amends section 120.10 subdivision 4 of the penal law and adds new subdivision 5 to require that a person is guilty of assault in the first degree if that person, with intent to cause physical injury to a person less than eleven years old, recklessly causes serious physical injury to such person, and has previously been convicted of assault or attempted assault in the first, second and third degree against a person less than eleven years old, or has previously been convicted of reckless assault of a child or attempted reckless assault of a child.
S530 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 530 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KENNEDY -- 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 assault of a child THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as "Jay J's law". S 2. Subdivision 4 of section 120.10 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 791 of the laws of 1967, is amended and a new subdivision 5 is added to read as follows: 4. In the course of and in furtherance of the commission or attempted commission of a felony or of immediate flight therefrom, he, or another participant if there be any, causes serious physical injury to a person other than one of the participants[.]; OR 5. BEING EIGHTEEN YEARS OLD OR MORE AND WITH INTENT TO CAUSE PHYSICAL INJURY TO A PERSON LESS THAN ELEVEN YEARS OLD, HE OR SHE RECKLESSLY CAUSES SERIOUS PHYSICAL INJURY TO SUCH PERSON; AND HAS PREVIOUSLY BEEN CONVICTED OF ASSAULT IN THE FIRST DEGREE, SECOND DEGREE, OR THIRD DEGREE AGAINST A PERSON LESS THAN ELEVEN YEARS OLD; OR HAS BEEN CONVICTED OF ATTEMPTED ASSAULT IN THE FIRST DEGREE, SECOND DEGREE, OR THIRD DEGREE AGAINST A PERSON LESS THAN ELEVEN YEARS OLD; OR HAS BEEN CONVICTED OF RECKLESS ASSAULT OF A CHILD; OR ATTEMPTED RECKLESS ASSAULT OF A CHILD. S 3. Section 120.12 of the penal law, as added by chapter 477 of the laws of 1990, is amended to read as follows: S 120.12 Aggravated assault upon a person less than eleven years old. 1. A person is guilty of aggravated assault upon a person less than eleven years old when being eighteen years old or more the defendant commits the crime of assault in the third degree as defined in section 120.00 of this article upon a person less than eleven years old and has been previously convicted of such crime upon a person less than eleven years old within the preceding [three] TEN years. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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