senate Bill S24B

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes the commission on prosecutorial conduct

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 17, 2016 recommitted to rules
Jun 16, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.1899
Jun 08, 2016 reported and committed to rules
May 19, 2016 print number 24b
May 19, 2016 amend and recommit to finance
May 04, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Feb 01, 2016 print number 24a
Feb 01, 2016 amend and recommit to judiciary
Jan 06, 2016 referred to judiciary
Jun 25, 2015 recommitted to rules
ordered to third reading cal.1881
Jun 09, 2015 reported and committed to rules
May 28, 2015 reported and committed to finance
Jan 07, 2015 referred to judiciary

Votes

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Jun 16, 2016 - Rules committee Vote

S24B
18
4
committee
18
Aye
4
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 8, 2016 - Finance committee Vote

S24B
28
1
committee
28
Aye
1
Nay
6
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 4, 2016 - Judiciary committee Vote

S24A
17
1
committee
17
Aye
1
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 25, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S24
15
1
committee
15
Aye
1
Nay
7
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 9, 2015 - Finance committee Vote

S24
32
0
committee
32
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 28, 2015 - Judiciary committee Vote

S24
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

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S24 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1131
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Judiciary Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 15-A §§499-a - 499-j, Judy L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S6286, A8634

S24 - Summary

Establishes the commission on prosecutorial conduct.

S24 - Sponsor Memo

S24 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   24

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DeFRANCISCO -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the judiciary  law,  in  relation  to  establishing  the
  commission on prosecutorial conduct

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

  Section 1. The judiciary law is amended by adding a new  article  15-A
to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 15-A
                STATE COMMISSION ON PROSECUTORIAL CONDUCT
SECTION 499-A. ESTABLISHMENT OF COMMISSION.
        499-B. DEFINITIONS.
        499-C. STATE COMMISSION ON PROSECUTORIAL CONDUCT; ORGANIZATION.
        499-D. FUNCTIONS; POWERS AND DUTIES.
        499-E. PANELS; REFEREES.
        499-F. COMPLAINT; INVESTIGATION; HEARING AND DISPOSITION.
        499-G. CONFIDENTIALITY OF RECORDS.
        499-H. BREACH OF CONFIDENTIALITY OF COMMISSION INFORMATION.
        499-I. RESIGNATION  NOT TO DIVEST COMMISSION OR COURT OF APPEALS
                 OF JURISDICTION.
        499-J. EFFECT.
  S 499-A. ESTABLISHMENT OF COMMISSION. A STATE COMMISSION OF PROSECUTO-
RIAL CONDUCT IS  HEREBY  ESTABLISHED.  THE  COMMISSION  SHALL  HAVE  THE
AUTHORITY  TO  REVIEW  THE  CONDUCT  OF PROSECUTORS UPON THE FILING OF A
COMPLAINT WITH THE COMMISSION  TO  DETERMINE  WHETHER  SAID  CONDUCT  AS
ALLEGED  DEPARTS  FROM THE APPLICABLE STATUTES, CASE LAW, NEW YORK RULES
OF PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RULE 3.8 (SPECIAL RESPONSIBILITIES OF
PROSECUTORS) OF THE MODEL RULES OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT OF THE  AMERICAN
BAR ASSOCIATIONS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01145-01-5

Co-Sponsors

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S24A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1131
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Judiciary Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 15-A §§499-a - 499-j, Judy L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S6286, A8634

S24A - Summary

Establishes the commission on prosecutorial conduct.

S24A - Sponsor Memo

S24A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  24--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  DeFRANCISCO,  AVELLA,  HASSELL-THOMPSON, KRUEGER,
  LATIMER, PARKER, PERKINS, SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered  printed,
  and  when  printed  to  be  committed to the Committee on Judiciary --
  recommitted to the Committee on Judiciary in  accordance  with  Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the judiciary  law,  in  relation  to  establishing  the
  commission on prosecutorial conduct

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

  Section 1. The judiciary law is amended by adding a new  article  15-A
to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 15-A
                STATE COMMISSION ON PROSECUTORIAL CONDUCT
SECTION 499-A. ESTABLISHMENT OF COMMISSION.
        499-B. DEFINITIONS.
        499-C. STATE COMMISSION ON PROSECUTORIAL CONDUCT; ORGANIZATION.
        499-D. FUNCTIONS; POWERS AND DUTIES.
        499-E. PANELS; REFEREES.
        499-F. COMPLAINT; INVESTIGATION; HEARING AND DISPOSITION.
        499-G. CONFIDENTIALITY OF RECORDS.
        499-H. BREACH OF CONFIDENTIALITY OF COMMISSION INFORMATION.
        499-I. RESIGNATION  NOT TO DIVEST COMMISSION OR COURT OF APPEALS
                 OF JURISDICTION.
        499-J. EFFECT.
  S 499-A. ESTABLISHMENT OF COMMISSION. A STATE COMMISSION OF PROSECUTO-
RIAL CONDUCT IS  HEREBY  ESTABLISHED.  THE  COMMISSION  SHALL  HAVE  THE
AUTHORITY  TO  REVIEW  THE  CONDUCT  OF PROSECUTORS UPON THE FILING OF A
COMPLAINT WITH THE COMMISSION  TO  DETERMINE  WHETHER  SAID  CONDUCT  AS
ALLEGED  DEPARTS  FROM THE APPLICABLE STATUTES, CASE LAW, NEW YORK RULES

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

Co-Sponsors

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S24B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1131
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Judiciary Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 15-A §§499-a - 499-j, Judy L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S6286, A8634

S24B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the commission on prosecutorial conduct.

S24B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S24B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  24--B

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. DeFRANCISCO, AVELLA, BOYLE, HASSELL-THOMPSON, KRUEG-
  ER,  LATIMER, PARKER, PERKINS, RIVERA, SANDERS, SQUADRON -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Judiciary -- recommitted to the Committee on Judiciary  in  accord-
  ance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered  reprinted  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee --
  reported favorably from said committee and committed to the  Committee
  on Finance -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  judiciary  law, in relation to establishing the
  commission on prosecutorial conduct

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

  Section  1.  The judiciary law is amended by adding a new article 15-A
to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 15-A
                STATE COMMISSION ON PROSECUTORIAL CONDUCT
SECTION 499-A. ESTABLISHMENT OF COMMISSION.
        499-B. DEFINITIONS.
        499-C. STATE COMMISSION ON PROSECUTORIAL CONDUCT; ORGANIZATION.
        499-D. FUNCTIONS; POWERS AND DUTIES.
        499-E. PANELS; REFEREES.
        499-F. COMPLAINT; INVESTIGATION; HEARING AND DISPOSITION.
        499-G. CONFIDENTIALITY OF RECORDS.
        499-H. BREACH OF CONFIDENTIALITY OF COMMISSION INFORMATION.
        499-I. RESIGNATION NOT TO DIVEST COMMISSION OR COURT OF  APPEALS
                 OF JURISDICTION.
        499-J. EFFECT.
  S 499-A. ESTABLISHMENT OF COMMISSION. A STATE COMMISSION OF PROSECUTO-
RIAL  CONDUCT  IS  HEREBY  ESTABLISHED.  THE  COMMISSION  SHALL HAVE THE

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

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