Senate Bill S3343

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to protecting public health and sanitarian enforcement workers from assault

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

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2015-S3343 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7542
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §120.05, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S7569, A9658

2015-S3343 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to protecting public health and sanitarian enforcement workers from assault.

2015-S3343 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2015-S3343 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3343

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 5, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- 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 protecting  public  health
  and sanitarian enforcement workers from assault

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 3 and 11 of section 120.05 of the  penal  law,
as  amended  by  chapter 196 of the laws of 2014, are amended to read as
follows:
  3. With intent to prevent a peace officer, a police officer,  prosecu-
tor as defined in subdivision thirty-one of section 1.20 of the criminal
procedure law, registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, PUBLIC HEALTH
SANITARIAN,  NEW YORK CITY PUBLIC HEALTH SANITARIAN, sanitation enforce-
ment agent, New York city sanitation worker, a firefighter, including  a
firefighter acting as a paramedic or emergency medical technician admin-
istering  first  aid  in the course of performance of duty as such fire-
fighter, an emergency medical service  paramedic  or  emergency  medical
service  technician, or medical or related personnel in a hospital emer-
gency department, a city marshal,  a  school  crossing  guard  appointed
pursuant  to section two hundred eight-a of the general municipal law, a
traffic enforcement officer or traffic enforcement agent, from  perform-
ing a lawful duty, by means including releasing or failing to control an
animal  under  circumstances evincing the actor's intent that the animal
obstruct the lawful activity of  such  peace  officer,  police  officer,
prosecutor  as  defined in subdivision thirty-one of section 1.20 of the
criminal procedure law,  registered  nurse,  licensed  practical  nurse,
PUBLIC  HEALTH SANITARIAN, NEW YORK CITY PUBLIC HEALTH SANITARIAN, sani-
tation enforcement agent, New York city sanitation worker,  firefighter,
paramedic,  technician,  city  marshal,  school crossing guard appointed
pursuant to section two hundred eight-a of the  general  municipal  law,
traffic  enforcement  officer  or  traffic  enforcement agent, he or she

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02364-01-5
              

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