senate Bill S6374

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes the offense of aggravated assault upon a person less than ten years old

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Jan 21, 2014 referred to codes

S6374 - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง120.12-a, Pen L

S6374 - Summary

Establishes the offense of aggravated assault upon a person less than ten years old.

S6374 - Sponsor Memo

S6374 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6374

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 21, 2014
                               ___________

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 establishing  the  offense
  of aggravated assault upon a person less than ten years old

  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  "Luisito's
law".
  S 2. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 120.12-a to read
as follows:
S 120.12-A AGGRAVATED ASSAULT UPON A PERSON LESS THAN TEN YEARS OLD.
  A  PERSON  IS GUILTY OF AGGRAVATED ASSAULT UPON A PERSON LESS THAN TEN
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,  BY  MEANS  OF A DEADLY WEAPON OR A DANGEROUS INSTRUMENT,
UPON A PERSON LESS THAN TEN YEARS OLD.
  AGGRAVATED ASSAULT UPON A PERSON LESS THAN TEN YEARS OLD IS A CLASS  B
FELONY.
  S 3. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date upon which it shall have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13284-03-3

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