senate Bill S3406

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to criminal possession of computer related material

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 03, 2016 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 30, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 29, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 28, 2016 1st report cal.486
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Feb 25, 2015 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 09, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.76
Feb 06, 2015 referred to rules

Votes

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Mar 28, 2016 - Codes committee Vote

S3406
14
2
committee
14
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 9, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S3406
21
0
committee
21
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
1
Abstained
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S3406 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6136
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §156.35, add §156.36, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S954, A3298

S3406 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to criminal possession of computer related material in the first and second degree.

S3406 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3406 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3406

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 6, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. CROCI, GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN  ACT  to  amend  the penal law, in relation to criminal possession of
  computer related material

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

  Section 1. Section 156.35 of the penal law, as added by chapter 514 of
the laws of 1986, is amended to read as follows:
S 156.35 Criminal  possession of computer related material IN THE SECOND
           DEGREE.
  A person is guilty of criminal possession of computer related material
IN THE SECOND DEGREE when having no right to do so, he OR SHE  knowingly
possesses,  in  any  form,  any  copy,  reproduction or duplicate of any
computer data or computer program which was copied, reproduced or dupli-
cated in violation of section 156.30 of this  article,  with  intent  to
benefit himself, HERSELF or a person other than an owner thereof.
  Criminal  possession of computer related material IN THE SECOND DEGREE
is a class E felony.
  S 2. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 156.36  to  read
as follows:
S 156.36 CRIMINAL  POSSESSION  OF COMPUTER RELATED MATERIAL IN THE FIRST
           DEGREE.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF CRIMINAL POSSESSION OF COMPUTER RELATED MATERIAL
IN THE FIRST DEGREE WHEN, AFTER THE UNAUTHORIZED USE OF  A  COMPUTER  IN
VIOLATION  OF  SECTION 156.05 OF THIS ARTICLE, A PERSON, HAVING NO RIGHT
TO DO SO, KNOWINGLY POSSESSES, IN ANY FORM, ANY  COPY,  REPRODUCTION  OR
DUPLICATE  OF  ANY  COMPUTER  DATA OR COMPUTER PROGRAM WHICH WAS COPIED,
REPRODUCED OR DUPLICATED IN VIOLATION OF SECTION 156.30 OF THIS ARTICLE,
WITH INTENT TO BENEFIT HIMSELF, HERSELF OR A PERSON OTHER THAN AN  OWNER
THEREOF,  AND  THE COPYING, REPRODUCTION OR DUPLICATION OF SUCH COMPUTER
DATA OR COMPUTER PROGRAM CAUSES FINANCIAL HARM TO ANOTHER PERSON,  PART-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09035-01-5

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