senate Bill S6254A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes the crimes of reckless endangerment of a peace officer, police officer, firefighter or emergency medical services professional in the first and second degrees

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2014 committed to rules
May 05, 2014 advanced to third reading
Apr 30, 2014 2nd report cal.
Apr 29, 2014 1st report cal.473
Mar 12, 2014 print number 6254a
amend and recommit to codes
Jan 09, 2014 referred to codes

Votes

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Apr 29, 2014 - Codes committee Vote

S6254A
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S6254 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8644A
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§120.26 & 120.27, Pen L

S6254 - Summary

Establishes the crimes of reckless endangerment of a peace officer, police officer, firefighter or emergency medical services professional in the first and second degrees.

S6254 - Sponsor Memo

S6254 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6254

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 9, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- 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 establishing the crimes of
  reckless endangerment of a peace officer, police officer,  firefighter
  or  emergency  medical  services  professional in the first and second
  degrees

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

  Section  1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 120.26 to
read as follows:
S 120.26 RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT OF A PEACE OFFICER, POLICE OFFICER, FIRE-
           FIGHTER OR EMERGENCY MEDICAL  SERVICES  PROFESSIONAL  IN  THE
           SECOND DEGREE.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT OF A PEACE OFFICER, POLICE
OFFICER,  FIREFIGHTER  OR EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PROFESSIONAL IN THE
SECOND DEGREE WHEN, KNOWING THAT A BUILDING PERMIT IS REQUIRED AND WITH-
OUT OBTAINING SUCH PERMIT, HE OR SHE ALTERS, CONVERTS, ENCLOSES,  SUBDI-
VIDES  OR  PARTITIONS  ANY BUILDING OR STRUCTURE IN VIOLATION OF THE NEW
YORK STATE UNIFORM FIRE  PREVENTION  AND  BUILDING  CODE  OR  ANY  OTHER
PROVISION  OF  GENERAL,  SPECIAL OR LOCAL LAW, ORDINANCE, ADMINISTRATIVE
CODE, RULE OR REGULATION ADDRESSING STANDARDS FOR BUILDING  CONSTRUCTION
AND FIRE PREVENTION AND SUCH CONDUCT CREATES A SUBSTANTIAL RISK OF SERI-
OUS  PHYSICAL  INJURY TO A PEACE OFFICER, POLICE OFFICER, FIREFIGHTER OR
EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PROFESSIONAL.
  RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT OF A PEACE OFFICER, POLICE OFFICER,  FIREFIGHTER
OR  EMERGENCY  MEDICAL  SERVICES  PROFESSIONAL IN THE SECOND DEGREE IS A
CLASS E FELONY.
  S 2. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 120.27  to  read
as follows:
S 120.27 RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT OF A PEACE OFFICER, POLICE OFFICER, FIRE-
           FIGHTER  OR  EMERGENCY  MEDICAL  SERVICES PROFESSIONAL IN THE
           FIRST DEGREE.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT OF A PEACE OFFICER, POLICE
OFFICER, FIREFIGHTER OR EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PROFESSIONAL  IN  THE

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

Co-Sponsors

S6254A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8644A
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§120.26 & 120.27, Pen L

S6254A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the crimes of reckless endangerment of a peace officer, police officer, firefighter or emergency medical services professional in the first and second degrees.

S6254A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6254A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6254--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 9, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  CARLUCCI, BALL -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes --  commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to establishing the crimes of
  reckless endangerment of a peace officer, police officer,  firefighter
  or  emergency  medical  services  professional in the first and second
  degrees

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

  Section  1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 120.26 to
read as follows:
S 120.26 RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT OF A PEACE OFFICER, POLICE OFFICER, FIRE-
           FIGHTER OR EMERGENCY MEDICAL  SERVICES  PROFESSIONAL  IN  THE
           SECOND DEGREE.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT OF A PEACE OFFICER, POLICE
OFFICER,  FIREFIGHTER  OR EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PROFESSIONAL IN THE
SECOND DEGREE WHEN, KNOWING THAT A BUILDING PERMIT IS REQUIRED AND WITH-
OUT OBTAINING SUCH PERMIT, HE OR SHE ALTERS, CONVERTS, ENCLOSES,  SUBDI-
VIDES  OR  PARTITIONS  ANY BUILDING OR STRUCTURE IN VIOLATION OF THE NEW
YORK STATE UNIFORM FIRE  PREVENTION  AND  BUILDING  CODE  OR  ANY  OTHER
PROVISION  OF  GENERAL,  SPECIAL OR LOCAL LAW, ORDINANCE, ADMINISTRATIVE
CODE, RULE OR REGULATION ADDRESSING STANDARDS FOR BUILDING  CONSTRUCTION
AND  FIRE  PREVENTION AND DURING SUCH FIRE OR OTHER EMERGENCY EVACUATION
SUCH CONDUCT CREATES A SUBSTANTIAL RISK OF SERIOUS PHYSICAL INJURY TO  A
PEACE OFFICER, POLICE OFFICER, FIREFIGHTER OR EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES
PROFESSIONAL.
  RECKLESS  ENDANGERMENT OF A PEACE OFFICER, POLICE OFFICER, FIREFIGHTER
OR EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PROFESSIONAL IN THE  SECOND  DEGREE  IS  A
CLASS E FELONY.
  S  2.  The penal law is amended by adding a new section 120.27 to read
as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11890-04-4

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