senate Bill S394

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the examination of witnesses

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 30, 2016 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 07, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 02, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 01, 2016 1st report cal.298
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 15, 2015 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2015 advanced to third reading
May 28, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 27, 2015 1st report cal.939
Jan 07, 2015 referred to codes

Votes

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Mar 1, 2016 - Codes committee Vote

S394
12
1
committee
12
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Mar 1, 2016

nay (1)
aye wr (2)
excused (1)

May 27, 2015 - Codes committee Vote

S394
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S394 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4440
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §660.20, CP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7178, A8779
2017-2018: S2512, A3286
2019-2020: S716, A1856

S394 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the examination of witnesses.

S394 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S394 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   394

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation  to  examination
  of witnesses

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 660.20 of the  criminal  procedure
law is amended to read as follows:
  2.    Will not be amenable or responsive to legal process or available
as a witness at a time when his testimony will be sought, either because
he is:
  (a)  About to leave the state and not return for a substantial  period
of time; or
  (b)  Physically ill or [incapacited.] INCAPACITATED; OR
  (C)  OF ADVANCED AGE WHICH, FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL
MEAN A PERSON WHO HAS ATTAINED THE AGE OF SEVENTY-FIVE YEARS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01361-01-5

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