senate Bill S4265

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to aggravated cruelty to animals

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 15, 2016 referred to agriculture
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1763
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 06, 2016 referred to agriculture
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 03, 2015 referred to agriculture
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 27, 2015 advanced to third reading
Apr 23, 2015 2nd report cal.
Apr 22, 2015 1st report cal.371
Mar 11, 2015 referred to agriculture

Votes

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Jun 15, 2016 - Rules committee Vote

S4265
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 22, 2015 - Agriculture committee Vote

S4265
12
1
committee
12
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: Apr 22, 2015

nay (1)

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S4265 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6252
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §353-a, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S4163, A3844
2019-2020: S2723, A757

S4265 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to aggravated cruelty to animals.

S4265 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4265 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4265

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 11, 2015
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation  to  aggra-
  vated cruelty to animals

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of  section  353-a  of  the  agriculture  and
markets  law, as added by chapter 118 of the laws of 1999, is amended to
read as follows:
  1. A person is guilty of aggravated cruelty to animals when,  with  no
justifiable  purpose,  he  or  she  intentionally kills or intentionally
causes [serious] physical injury to a companion animal  with  aggravated
cruelty.   For purposes of this section, "aggravated cruelty" shall mean
conduct which:  (i) is intended to cause extreme physical pain; or  (ii)
is done or carried out in an especially depraved or sadistic manner.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09753-01-5

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