senate Bill S5869

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides that an assault of a child where the defendant has a previous conviction for an assault of a child shall be an assault in the first degree

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A2623 - Signed by Governor


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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 29, 2013 signed chap.172
Jul 19, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2013 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1631
substituted for s5869
Jun 21, 2013 substituted by a2623a
ordered to third reading cal.1631
Jun 18, 2013 referred to rules

S5869 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2623A
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง120.12, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A9488

S5869 - 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.

S5869 - Sponsor Memo

S5869 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5869

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 18, 2013
                               ___________

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

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.  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.
  A person is guilty of aggravated assault upon a person less than elev-
en 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.
  Aggravated assault upon a person less than eleven years old is a class
E felony.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02438-10-3

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