senate Bill S5604

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides that aggravated harassment in the second degree of a judge is a class E felony

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to codes
May 24, 2013 referred to codes

S5604 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5557
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง240.30, Pen L

S5604 - Summary

Provides that aggravated harassment in the second degree is a class E felony if the victim of such harassment is a judge.

S5604 - Sponsor Memo

S5604 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5604

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 24, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ROBACH -- 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 providing that  aggravated
  harassment in the second degree of a judge is a class E felony

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

  Section 1. The closing paragraph of section 240.30 of the  penal  law,
as  amended  by  chapter  510 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as
follows:
  Aggravated harassment in the second degree is a class  A  misdemeanor;
PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT IF THE VICTIM OF SUCH HARASSMENT IS A JUDGE THEN
SUCH AGGRAVATED HARASSMENT IN THE SECOND DEGREE IS A CLASS E FELONY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09191-01-3

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