senate Bill S11A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to giving and/or receiving unlawful benefits

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 15, 2018 reported and committed to investigations and government operations
Mar 19, 2018 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
Feb 07, 2017 print number 11a
Feb 07, 2017 amend and recommit to codes
Jan 04, 2017 referred to codes

Votes

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May 15, 2018 - Codes committee Vote

S11A
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: May 15, 2018

excused (1)

S11 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4006
Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§200.31 & 200.36, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S8169
2019-2020: S106, A2507

S11 - Summary

Relates to giving and/or receiving unlawful benefits.

S11 - Sponsor Memo

S11 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   11

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to  giving  and/or  receiving
  unlawful benefits

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

  Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 200.31  to
read as follows:
§ 200.31 GIVING UNLAWFUL BENEFITS.
  ANYONE  WHO OTHERWISE THAN AS PROVIDED BY LAW FOR THE PROPER DISCHARGE
OF OFFICIAL DUTY DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY GIVES, OFFERS  OR  PROMISES  ANY
BENEFIT  WITH  A  VALUE  IN  EXCESS  OF THREE THOUSAND DOLLARS, WITH THE
EXCEPTION OF  CAMPAIGN  CONTRIBUTIONS  UNDER  ARTICLE  FOURTEEN  OF  THE
ELECTION  LAW,  TO ANY PUBLIC OFFICIAL OR PERSON SELECTED TO BE A PUBLIC
OFFICIAL BECAUSE OF THAT PERSON'S OFFICIAL POSITION.
  GIVING UNLAWFUL BENEFITS IS A CLASS E FELONY.
  § 2. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 200.36  to  read
as follows:
§ 200.36 RECEIVING UNLAWFUL BENEFITS.
  ANYONE  WHO, BEING A PUBLIC OFFICIAL OR PERSON SELECTED TO BE A PUBLIC
OFFICIAL, OTHERWISE THAN AS PROVIDED BY LAW FOR THE PROPER DISCHARGE  OF
OFFICIAL  DUTY,  DIRECTLY  OR  INDIRECTLY  SEEKS,  RECEIVES OR AGREES TO
RECEIVE ANY BENEFIT, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS  UNDER
ARTICLE  FOURTEEN  OF  THE ELECTION LAW, WITH A VALUE IN EXCESS OF THREE
THOUSAND DOLLARS BECAUSE OF THAT PERSON'S OFFICIAL POSITION.
  RECEIVING UNLAWFUL BENEFITS IS A CLASS E FELONY.
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03969-02-7

S11A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4006
Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§200.31 & 200.36, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S8169
2019-2020: S106, A2507

S11A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to giving and/or receiving unlawful benefits.

S11A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S11A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  11--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Codes  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the penal law, in relation to giving and/or receiving
  unlawful benefits

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

  Section  1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 200.31 to
read as follows:
§ 200.31 GIVING UNLAWFUL BENEFITS.
  ANYONE WHO OTHERWISE THAN AS PROVIDED BY LAW FOR THE PROPER  DISCHARGE
OF  OFFICIAL  DUTY  DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY GIVES, OFFERS OR PROMISES ANY
BENEFIT WITH A VALUE IN EXCESS  OF  THREE  THOUSAND  DOLLARS,  WITH  THE
EXCEPTION  OF  CAMPAIGN  CONTRIBUTIONS  UNDER  ARTICLE  FOURTEEN  OF THE
ELECTION LAW, TO ANY PUBLIC OFFICIAL OR PERSON SELECTED TO BE  A  PUBLIC
OFFICIAL BECAUSE OF THAT PERSON'S OFFICIAL POSITION.
  GIVING UNLAWFUL BENEFITS IS A CLASS E FELONY.
  §  2.  The penal law is amended by adding a new section 200.36 to read
as follows:
§ 200.36 RECEIVING UNLAWFUL BENEFITS.
  ANYONE WHO, BEING A PUBLIC OFFICIAL OR PERSON SELECTED TO BE A  PUBLIC
OFFICIAL,  OTHERWISE THAN AS PROVIDED BY LAW FOR THE PROPER DISCHARGE OF
OFFICIAL DUTY, DIRECTLY OR  INDIRECTLY  SEEKS,  RECEIVES  OR  AGREES  TO
RECEIVE  ANY BENEFIT, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS UNDER
ARTICLE FOURTEEN OF THE ELECTION LAW, WITH A VALUE IN  EXCESS  OF  THREE
THOUSAND DOLLARS BECAUSE OF THAT PERSON'S OFFICIAL POSITION.
  RECEIVING UNLAWFUL BENEFITS IS A CLASS E FELONY.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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

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