senate Bill S1963

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to limiting eligibility for limited credit times allowances to those inmates having completed eighty percent of their original sentence

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 16, 2016 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 10, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 09, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 05, 2016 1st report cal.711
Jan 06, 2016 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 17, 2015 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 02, 2015 advanced to third reading
Jun 01, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 28, 2015 1st report cal.1046
Jan 15, 2015 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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May 5, 2016 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S1963
7
4
committee
7
Aye
4
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: May 5, 2016

excused (2)

May 28, 2015 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S1963
8
2
committee
8
Aye
2
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: May 28, 2015

aye wr (1)
excused (2)

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S1963 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง803-b, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S1498
2019-2020: S57

S1963 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to limiting eligibility for limited credit times allowances to those inmates having completed eighty percent of their original sentence.

S1963 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1963 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1963

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 15, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ROBACH -- 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  correction  law, in relation to eligibility for
  limited credit time allowances for inmates  serving  indeterminate  or
  determinate sentences imposed for specified offenses

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

  Section 1.  Subparagraph (ii) of paragraph (b)  of  subdivision  1  of
section  803-b  of  the correction law is amended by adding a new clause
(D) to read as follows:
  (D) AN INMATE SHALL NOT BE ELIGIBLE  FOR  THE  CREDIT  DEFINED  HEREIN
BEFORE HAVING COMPLETED EIGHTY PERCENT OF HIS OR HER ORIGINAL SENTENCE.
  S  2.  This  act  shall take effect immediately and shall apply to all
sentences imposed on and after such effective date.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06630-01-5

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