senate Bill S4379A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to assault on a member of the military or reserves

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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
Feb 09, 2016 advanced to third reading
Feb 08, 2016 2nd report cal.
Feb 02, 2016 1st report cal.140
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 10, 2015 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 08, 2015 advanced to third reading
Jun 03, 2015 2nd report cal.
Jun 02, 2015 1st report cal.1305
Mar 30, 2015 print number 4379a
Mar 30, 2015 amend and recommit to codes
Mar 18, 2015 referred to codes

Votes

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Feb 2, 2016 - Codes committee Vote

S4379A
14
1
committee
14
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Feb 2, 2016

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

Jun 2, 2015 - Codes committee Vote

S4379A
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S4379 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6808
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§10.00 & 120.08, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S955, A2567

S4379 - Summary

Relates to assault on a member of the military or reserves.

S4379 - Sponsor Memo

S4379 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4379

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 18, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  CROCI,  AVELLA,  GOLDEN, GRIFFO, HANNON, LAVALLE,
  MARCHIONE, NOZZOLIO, SEWARD -- read twice  and  ordered  printed,  and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to assault on a member of the
  military or reserves

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

  Section 1. Section 10.00 of the penal law is amended by adding  a  new
subdivision 22 to read as follows:
  22.  "MEMBER  OF  THE  MILITARY OR RESERVES" MEANS (A) A MEMBER OF THE
UNITED STATES ARMY, NAVY, AIR FORCE, MARINES, COAST GUARD, ARMY NATIONAL
GUARD, AIR NATIONAL GUARD AND/OR RESERVES THEREOF OR (B) A MEMBER OF THE
NEW YORK GUARD OR THE NEW YORK NAVAL MILITIA AND/OR THE RESERVES  THERE-
OF.
  S  2.  Section 120.08 of the penal law, as added by chapter 632 of the
laws of 1996, is amended to read as follows:
S 120.08 Assault on a peace officer, police officer, fireman, [or] emer-
           gency medical services professional OR A MEMBER OF THE  MILI-
           TARY OR RESERVES.
  A  person  is  guilty  of  assault on a peace officer, police officer,
fireman, [or] emergency medical services professional OR A MEMBER OF THE
MILITARY OR RESERVES when, with  intent  to  prevent  a  peace  officer,
police  officer, a fireman, including a fireman acting as a paramedic or
emergency medical technician administering first aid in  the  course  of
performance  of  duty as such fireman, [or] an emergency medical service
paramedic or emergency medical service technician, OR A  MEMBER  OF  THE
MILITARY  OR  RESERVES, from performing a lawful duty, he causes serious
physical injury to such peace officer, police officer, fireman, paramed-
ic, [or] technician OR A MEMBER OF THE MILITARY OR RESERVES.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09885-01-5

S. 4379                             2

Co-Sponsors

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S4379A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6808
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§10.00 & 120.08, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S955, A2567

S4379A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to assault on a member of the military or reserves.

S4379A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4379A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4379--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 18, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  CROCI,  AVELLA,  BOYLE,  GOLDEN,  GRIFFO, HANNON,
  LAVALLE, MARCHIONE, NOZZOLIO, RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE, SERINO, SEWARD  --
  read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Codes -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to assault on a member of the
  military or reserves

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

  Section 1. Section 10.00 of the penal law is amended by adding  a  new
subdivision 22 to read as follows:
  22.  "MEMBER  OF  THE  MILITARY OR RESERVES" MEANS (A) A MEMBER OF THE
UNITED STATES ARMY, NAVY, AIR FORCE, MARINES, COAST GUARD, ARMY NATIONAL
GUARD, AIR NATIONAL GUARD AND/OR RESERVES THEREOF OR (B) A MEMBER OF THE
NEW YORK GUARD OR THE NEW YORK NAVAL MILITIA.
  S 2. Section 120.08 of the penal law, as added by chapter 632  of  the
laws of 1996, is amended to read as follows:
S 120.08 Assault on a peace officer, police officer, fireman [or], emer-
           gency  medical services professional OR A MEMBER OF THE MILI-
           TARY OR RESERVES.
  A person is guilty of assault on  a  peace  officer,  police  officer,
fireman [or], emergency medical services professional OR A MEMBER OF THE
MILITARY  OR  RESERVES  when,  with  intent  to prevent a peace officer,
police officer, a fireman, including a fireman acting as a paramedic  or
emergency  medical  technician  administering first aid in the course of
performance of duty as such fireman, [or] an emergency  medical  service
paramedic  or  emergency  medical service technician, OR A MEMBER OF THE
MILITARY OR RESERVES, from performing a lawful duty, he  causes  serious
physical injury to such peace officer, police officer, fireman, paramed-
ic [or], technician OR A MEMBER OF THE MILITARY OR RESERVES.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09885-03-5

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