assembly Bill A4880A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to charitable bail organizations

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 20, 2018 referred to insurance
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Feb 12, 2018 amended on third reading 4880a
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.348
returned to assembly
died in senate
Feb 14, 2017 referred to codes
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Feb 09, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.62
Feb 07, 2017 reported
reported referred to ways and means
Feb 03, 2017 referred to codes

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A4880 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4776
Current Committee:
Senate Insurance
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6805, Ins L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A6980, S494

A4880 - Summary

Relates to certificates to a charitable bail organization to deposit money as bail under certain circumstances.

A4880 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4880

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. BLAKE, LENTOL -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to charitable bail organ-
  izations

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

  Section 1. Paragraph 4 of subsection (a) and subsection (b) of section
6805  of the insurance law, as added by chapter 181 of the laws of 2012,
are amended to read as follows:
  (4) A charitable bail organization certificate shall be  valid  for  a
term  of  five years from issuance. At the time of application for every
such certificate, [and for every renewal thereof,]  an  applicant  shall
pay  to  the superintendent a sum of [one thousand] FIVE HUNDRED dollars
payable each term or fraction of a term, provided, however, that in  his
or her discretion, the superintendent may waive such fee.
  (b) A charitable bail organization shall:
  (1)  only  deposit  money as bail in the amount of [two] FIVE thousand
dollars or less for a defendant charged with one or more  [misdemeanors]
OFFENSES,  AS  DEFINED  IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION 10.00 OF THE PENAL
LAW, provided, however, that such  organization  shall  not  execute  as
surety any bond for any defendant;
  (2) only deposit money as bail on behalf of a person who is financial-
ly  unable  to  post  bail,  which may constitute a portion or the whole
amount of such bail; AND
  (3) [only deposit money as bail in one county in this state. Provided,
however, that a charitable bail organization whose  principal  place  of
business is located within a city of a million or more may deposit money
as bail in the five counties comprising such city; and
  (4)]  not  charge  a  premium  or receive compensation for acting as a
charitable bail organization.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09733-02-7

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A4880A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4776
Current Committee:
Senate Insurance
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6805, Ins L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A6980, S494

A4880A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to certificates to a charitable bail organization to deposit money as bail under certain circumstances.

A4880A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4880--A
                                                        Cal. No. 348

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. BLAKE, LENTOL, HARRIS, LIFTON, MOSLEY, HYNDMAN,
  SEPULVEDA, L. ROSENTHAL, SIMON, JAFFEE, CARROLL,  GLICK,  JEAN-PIERRE,
  AUBRY,  STECK  --  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. COOK, HEVESI -- read
  once and referred to the Committee on Codes  --  ordered  to  a  third
  reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted, retaining its place on the
  order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to charitable bail organ-
  izations

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

  Section 1. Paragraph 4 of subsection (a) and subsection (b) of section
6805  of the insurance law, as added by chapter 181 of the laws of 2012,
are amended to read as follows:
  (4) A charitable bail organization certificate shall be  valid  for  a
term  of  five years from issuance. At the time of application for every
such certificate, [and for every renewal thereof,]  an  applicant  shall
pay  to  the superintendent a sum of [one thousand] FIVE HUNDRED dollars
payable each term or fraction of a term, provided, however, that in  his
or her discretion, the superintendent may waive such fee.
  (b) A charitable bail organization shall:
  (1)  only  deposit  money  as bail in the amount of [two] TEN thousand
dollars or less for a defendant charged with one or more  [misdemeanors]
OFFENSES,  AS  DEFINED  IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION 10.00 OF THE PENAL
LAW, provided, however, that such  organization  shall  not  execute  as
surety any bond for any defendant;
  (2) only deposit money as bail on behalf of a person who is financial-
ly  unable  to  post  bail,  which may constitute a portion or the whole
amount of such bail; AND
  (3) [only deposit money as bail in one county in this state. Provided,
however, that a charitable bail organization whose  principal  place  of

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