senate Bill S3667

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Enables victims to view parole hearings via closed circuit television or a secure online website

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 11, 2016 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 29, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 28, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 23, 2016 1st report cal.439
Jan 06, 2016 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
returned to senate
died in assembly
Mar 16, 2015 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 10, 2015 advanced to third reading
Mar 09, 2015 2nd report cal.
Mar 04, 2015 1st report cal.200
Feb 13, 2015 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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Mar 23, 2016 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S3667
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Mar 23, 2016

Mar 4, 2015 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S3667
10
1
committee
10
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Mar 4, 2015

nay (1)

S3667 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4065
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§259-c & 641, Exec L; amd §440.50, CP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4160, A5433
2013-2014: S3676, A4827
2017-2018: A3328

S3667 - Summary

Enables victims and relatives of victims to view parole hearings via closed circuit television or a secure online website.

S3667 - Sponsor Memo

S3667 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3667

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims,  Crime  and
  Correction

AN  ACT  to  amend  the executive law and the criminal procedure law, in
  relation to enabling  victims  to  view  parole  hearings  via  closed
  circuit television or a secure online website

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

  Section 1. Section 259-c of the executive law is amended by  adding  a
new subdivision 18 to read as follows:
  18. PERMIT VICTIMS AND RELATIVES OF VICTIMS TO VIEW AN INMATE'S PAROLE
HEARING RELATING TO THEIR CASE VIA CLOSED CIRCUIT TELEVISION OR A SECURE
ONLINE WEBSITE.
  S  2.  Subdivision  3 of section 641 of the executive law, as added by
chapter 94 of the laws of 1984 and paragraph (d) as amended  by  chapter
618 of the laws of 1992, is amended to read as follows:
  3.  Ensure  notification  of  victims,  witnesses,  relatives of those
victims and witnesses who are minors, and relatives of homicide victims,
if such persons provide the appropriate official with a current  address
and  telephone number, either by phone or by mail, if possible, of judi-
cial proceedings relating to their case, including:
  (a) the arrest of an accused;
  (b) the initial appearance of an accused before a judicial officer;
  (c) the release of an accused pending judicial proceedings; [and]
  (d) proceedings in the prosecution of the accused including entry of a
plea of guilty, trial, sentencing,  but  prior  to  sentencing  specific
information  shall  be  provided regarding the right to seek restitution
and reparation, and where a term of imprisonment  is  imposed,  specific
information  shall  be  provided  regarding maximum and minimum terms of
such imprisonment; AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07993-01-5

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