assembly Bill A7256

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the jurisdiction of the St. Regis Mohawk tribal police

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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 13, 2015 signed chap.121
Aug 05, 2015 delivered to governor
Jun 15, 2015 returned to assembly
passed senate
substituted for s4869
Jun 09, 2015 referred to investigations and government operations
delivered to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.147
rules report cal.147
reported
Jun 02, 2015 reported referred to rules
May 12, 2015 reported referred to codes
Apr 29, 2015 referred to judiciary

A7256 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4869
Law Section:
Indian Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง114, Indian L

A7256 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the jurisdiction of the St. Regis Mohawk tribal police.

A7256 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7256

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 29, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. DUPREY -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the Indian law, in relation to expanding the area of the
  jurisdiction of the St.  Regis Mohawk tribal police; and providing for
  the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 114 of the Indian law, as added by
chapter 558 of the laws of 2005, is amended and a new subdivision 8-a is
added to read as follows:
  2. Upon the application of the St. Regis Mohawk  tribal  council,  the
superintendent  of state police may appoint any person as a police offi-
cer with all powers provided for in the criminal procedure  law,  except
for  those powers specifically excepted by this section, for the preser-
vation of order and of the public peace, and the arrest of  all  persons
committing  offenses  upon  the  St. Regis Mohawk tribal reservation AND
UPON ADDITIONAL LANDS AS  SET  FORTH  IN  SUBDIVISION  EIGHT-A  OF  THIS
SECTION.    The  total number of appointments shall be determined by the
superintendent in his or her discretion.
  8-A. UPON THE APPLICATION OF THE ST. REGIS MOHAWK TRIBAL COUNCIL,  THE
SUPERINTENDENT  IS  AUTHORIZED  TO EXPAND THE JURISDICTION OF ANY PERSON
APPOINTED A POLICE OFFICER UNDER THIS SECTION TO  THE  AREA  WITHIN  THE
COUNTY  OF  FRANKLIN,  OUTSIDE OF THE BOUNDARY OF THE ST. REGIS RESERVA-
TION, TO THE AREA KNOWN AS THE "BOMBAY TRIANGLE" IN SUCH MANNER THAT THE
SOUTHERN BOUNDARY OF THE  AREA  OF  EXPANDED  JURISDICTION  SHALL  BE  A
STRAIGHT  LINE  BEGINNING  AT  A  POINT  ON THE SOUTHERN BOUNDARY IN THE
SOUTHWEST QUADRANT OF THE ST. REGIS RESERVATION, 500 FEET  EAST  OF  THE
ST.  REGIS  RIVER AT 44.9540N 74.6873W, CONTINUING IN AN EASTERLY DIREC-
TION TO A POINT ON THE SOUTHERN BORDER IN THE SOUTH WESTERN QUADRANT  OF
THE  RESERVATION AT 44.9526N 74.6132W. THE AREA OF EXPANDED JURISDICTION
SHALL INCLUDE ALL POINTS NORTH OF THIS LINE DESCRIBED HEREIN  CONTINUING

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10717-01-5

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