assembly Bill A5600

2017-2018 Legislative Session

In relation to on duty auxiliary police officers

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
Feb 10, 2017 referred to codes

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A5600 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2409
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§10.00, 70.02, 120.05 & 120.13, add §§120.08-a, 120.19 & 195.09, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A5468, S3920
2019-2020: A4304, S5610

A5600 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to an increase in punishment for certain actions against on-duty auxiliary police officers such as criminally negligent homicide, assault or menacing of such officer.

A5600 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5600

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 10, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. WEPRIN, QUART, M. G. MILLER, SKOUFIS, SIMANOWITZ,
  PICHARDO, TITUS, COLTON, RODRIGUEZ, MOSLEY, DenDEKKER, BLAKE, HYNDMAN,
  LUPINACCI,  RAIA,  BRABENEC,  MONTESANO, McDONOUGH, GOTTFRIED, CROUCH,
  GRAF, WOERNER, JEAN-PIERRE, GIGLIO, PALUMBO,  ZEBROWSKI,  ORTIZ,  KIM,
  DAVILA, OTIS, LAVINE, PALMESANO, SEPULVEDA -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M.
  of  A.   BRAUNSTEIN, COOK, CRESPO, CYMBROWITZ, HAWLEY, HEVESI, HIKIND,
  HOOPER, ROZIC, SIMON, THIELE -- read once and referred to the  Commit-
  tee on Codes

AN  ACT  to amend the penal law, in relation to on duty auxiliary police
  officers

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

  Section  1.  Section 10.00 of the penal law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 22 to read as follows:
  22. "ON-DUTY AUXILIARY POLICE OFFICER" MEANS A MEMBER OF AN  AUXILIARY
POLICE  PROGRAM  THAT  IS  ORGANIZED  AND MAINTAINED BY A STATE OR LOCAL
POLICE DEPARTMENT WHO IS ACTING AS AN AUXILIARY POLICE  OFFICER  AT  THE
TIME OF THE ACT OR OMISSION.
  §  2.  Paragraphs (b) and (c) of subdivision 1 of section 70.02 of the
penal law, paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013 and
paragraph (c) as amended by chapter 368 of the laws of 2015, are amended
to read as follows:
  (b) Class C violent felony offenses: an attempt to commit any  of  the
class  B felonies set forth in paragraph (a) of this subdivision; aggra-
vated criminally negligent homicide as defined in section 125.11, aggra-
vated manslaughter in the second degree as defined  in  section  125.21,
aggravated  sexual  abuse  in  the  second  degree as defined in section
130.67, assault on a peace officer, police officer, fireman or emergency
medical services professional as defined in section 120.08,  ASSAULT  ON
AN  ON-DUTY  AUXILIARY  POLICE  OFFICER  AS DEFINED IN SECTION 120.08-A,
assault on a judge as defined in section 120.09,  gang  assault  in  the

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

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