senate Bill S6822

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Categorizes members of an auxiliary police program organized and maintained by a state or local police department with police officers and peace officers for purposes of certain felony classifications

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Mar 13, 2014 referred to codes

S6822 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9139
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง125.11, 125.21, 125.22, 125.26 & 125.27, Pen L

S6822 - Summary

Categorizes members of an auxiliary police program organized and maintained by a state or local police department with police officers and peace officers for purposes of certain felony classifications.

S6822 - Sponsor Memo

S6822 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6822

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 13, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- 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 categorizing members of an
  auxiliary police program organized and maintained by a state or  local
  police department with police officers and peace officers for purposes
  of certain felony classifications

  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 the  "Auxiliary
Police Officers Yevgeniy Marshalik and Nicholas Pekearo Memorial Act."
  S  2.  Section 125.11 of the penal law, as added by chapter 765 of the
laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows:
S 125.11 Aggravated criminally negligent homicide.
  A person is guilty of aggravated criminally negligent  homicide  when,
with criminal negligence, he or she causes the death of a police officer
[or]  ,  peace officer OR A MEMBER OF AN AUXILIARY POLICE PROGRAM ORGAN-
IZED AND MAINTAINED BY A STATE OR LOCAL  POLICE  DEPARTMENT  where  such
officer  OR  MEMBER  OF AN AUXILIARY POLICE PROGRAM was in the course of
performing his or her official duties and the defendant knew or  reason-
ably  should  have  known that such victim was a police officer or peace
officer OR MEMBER OF AN AUXILIARY POLICE PROGRAM.
  Aggravated criminally negligent homicide is a class C felony.
  S 3. Section 125.21 of the penal law, as added by chapter 765  of  the
laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows:
S 125.21 Aggravated manslaughter in the second degree.
  A  person  is  guilty  of aggravated manslaughter in the second degree
when he or she recklessly causes the death of  a  police  officer  [or],
peace  officer  OR A MEMBER OF AN AUXILIARY POLICE PROGRAM ORGANIZED AND
MAINTAINED BY A STATE OR LOCAL POLICE DEPARTMENT where such  officer  OR
MEMBER  OF  AN  AUXILIARY POLICE PROGRAM was in the course of performing
his or her official duties and the defendant knew or  reasonably  should
have  known  that  such  victim was a police officer or peace officer OR
MEMBER OF AN AUXILIARY POLICE PROGRAM.
  Aggravated manslaughter in the second degree is a class C felony.

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

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