senate Bill S7782

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to requiring certain employees of the New York state department of corrections and community supervision to wear body cameras

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Crime Victims, Crime And Correction Committee


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May 12, 2016 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

S7782 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Crime Victims, Crime And Correction
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง259-c, Exec L

S7782 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to requiring certain employees of the New York state department of corrections and community supervision to wear body cameras.

S7782 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7782 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7782

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 12, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. PERKINS -- 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, in relation to requiring certain
  employees of the New York state department of corrections and communi-
  ty supervision to wear body cameras

  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 two
new subdivisions 18 and 19 to read as follows:
  18.  REQUIRE  EVERY  PAROLE  OFFICER AND EMPLOYEE OF THE DEPARTMENT TO
WEAR BODY CAMERAS WITH VIDEO AND AUDIO WHENEVER HE OR SHE IS INTERACTING
WITH A PAROLEE.
  19. IMPLEMENT THE USE OF CAMERAS IN EVERY OFFICIAL OFFICE AND ROOM  IN
THE DEPARTMENT.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15360-01-6

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