assembly Bill A8296A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to time limits for a speedy trial

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 01, 2016 referred to codes
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 26, 2016 advanced to third reading cal.794
May 24, 2016 reported
Feb 22, 2016 print number 8296a
Feb 22, 2016 amend and recommit to codes
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
Jun 18, 2015 referred to codes

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A8296 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5988
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§30.30 & 180.85, CP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A3055, S1998
2019-2020: A3973

A8296 - Summary

Relates to time limits for a speedy trial.

A8296 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  8296

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 18, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. AUBRY, PERRY, ARROYO, BARRON, BLAKE, COOK, CRES-
  PO, DAVILA, KIM, PERSAUD,  PICHARDO,  PRETLOW,  RICHARDSON,  ROBINSON,
  WRIGHT -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes

AN  ACT  to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to time limits
  for a speedy trial

  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 "Kalief's law".
  S  2. Section 30.30 of the criminal procedure law, as added by chapter
184 of the laws of 1972, paragraph (a) of subdivision 3  as  amended  by
chapter  93  of  the  laws  of  2006,  paragraph (a) of subdivision 4 as
amended by chapter 558 of the laws of 1982, paragraph (c) of subdivision
4 as amended by chapter 631 of the laws of 1996, paragraph (h) of subdi-
vision 4 as added by chapter 837 of the laws of 1986, paragraph  (i)  of
subdivision 4 as added by chapter 446 of the laws of 1993, paragraph (j)
of  subdivision 4 as added by chapter 222 of the laws of 1994, paragraph
(b) of subdivision 5 as amended by chapter 109  of  the  laws  of  1982,
paragraphs  (e)  and (f) of subdivision 5 as added by chapter 209 of the
laws of 1990, is amended to read as follows:
S 30.30 Speedy trial; time limitations.
  1. Except as otherwise provided in subdivision [three] FOUR, a  motion
made  pursuant  to paragraph (e) of subdivision one of section 170.30 or
paragraph (g) of subdivision one of section 210.20 must be granted where
the people are not ready for trial within:
  (a) six months of the commencement of  a  criminal  action  wherein  a
defendant is accused of one or more offenses, at least one of which is a
felony;
  (b)  ninety  days  of  the commencement of a criminal action wherein a
defendant is accused of one or more offenses, at least one of which is a
misdemeanor punishable by a sentence of imprisonment of more than  three
months and none of which is a felony;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11685-01-5

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A8296A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5988
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§30.30 & 180.85, CP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A3055, S1998
2019-2020: A3973

A8296A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to time limits for a speedy trial.

A8296A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 8296--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 18, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. AUBRY, PERRY, ARROYO, BARRON, BLAKE, COOK, CRES-
  PO, DAVILA, KIM, PICHARDO, PRETLOW, RICHARDSON,  ROBINSON,  WRIGHT  --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Codes -- recommitted to the
  Committee  on  Codes  in  accordance  with  Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to time limits
  for a speedy trial

  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 "Kalief's law".
  S  2. Section 30.30 of the criminal procedure law, as added by chapter
184 of the laws of 1972, paragraph (a) of subdivision 3  as  amended  by
chapter  93  of  the  laws  of  2006,  paragraph (a) of subdivision 4 as
amended by chapter 558 of the laws of 1982, paragraph (c) of subdivision
4 as amended by chapter 631 of the laws of 1996, paragraph (h) of subdi-
vision 4 as added by chapter 837 of the laws of 1986, paragraph  (i)  of
subdivision 4 as added by chapter 446 of the laws of 1993, paragraph (j)
of  subdivision 4 as added by chapter 222 of the laws of 1994, paragraph
(b) of subdivision 5 as amended by chapter 109  of  the  laws  of  1982,
paragraphs  (e)  and (f) of subdivision 5 as added by chapter 209 of the
laws of 1990, is amended to read as follows:
S 30.30 Speedy trial; time limitations.
  1. Except as otherwise provided in subdivision [three] FOUR, a  motion
made  pursuant  to paragraph (e) of subdivision one of section 170.30 or
paragraph (g) of subdivision one of section 210.20 must be granted where
the people are not ready for trial within:
  (a) six months of the commencement of  a  criminal  action  wherein  a
defendant is accused of one or more offenses, at least one of which is a
felony;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11685-03-6