senate Bill S1383

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to police staffing at certain parks

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 17, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Jan 03, 2018 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation
Mar 07, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Jan 09, 2017 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

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Jan 17, 2018 - Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation committee Vote

S1383
11
1
committee
11
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation Committee Vote: Jan 17, 2018

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

Mar 7, 2017 - Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation committee Vote

S1383
11
1
committee
11
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation Committee Vote: Mar 7, 2017

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

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S1383 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5254
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3.07, Pks & Rec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S5882, A8020
2019-2020: S534, A5191

S1383 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to police staffing at certain parks.

S1383 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1383 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1383

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. GALLIVAN, FUNKE -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs,
  Tourism, Parks and Recreation

AN ACT to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law,  in
  relation to police staffing at certain parks

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

  Section 1. Section 3.07 of the parks, recreation and historic  preser-
vation  law  is  amended  by adding three new subdivisions 3, 4 and 5 to
read as follows:
  3. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PROVIDE FOR THE HEALTH, SAFETY  AND  WELFARE
OF  THE  PUBLIC  USING  FACILITIES  UNDER  ITS JURISDICTION, WHICH SHALL
INCLUDE ENSURING A MINIMUM STAFF OF THREE HUNDRED EIGHTY-FIVE PERMANENT-
LY APPOINTED, FULL TIME REGIONAL STATE PARK  POLICE  OFFICERS  AT  STATE
PARKS,  BEACHES,  CAMPGROUNDS,  HISTORIC  SITES AND CONCERT VENUES.  THE
NUMBER OF REGIONAL STATE PARK POLICE OFFICERS DEPLOYED  TO  EACH  REGION
SHALL BE EQUIVALENT TO THE PERCENTAGE OF EACH REGION'S FIVE YEAR ATTEND-
ANCE AVERAGE.
  4.  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  NOT  OPEN A NEW STATE PARK, BEACH, CAMP-
GROUND, HISTORIC SITE OR CONCERT VENUE UNLESS IT SUBMITS A STAFFING PLAN
TO THE LEGISLATURE THAT DEMONSTRATES THERE IS  A  SUFFICIENT  NUMBER  OF
REGIONAL  STATE PARK POLICE TO PROVIDE ADEQUATE AND APPROPRIATE DELIVERY
OF POLICE SERVICES TO PATRONS VISITING THE NEW SITE.
  5. THE COMMISSIONER MAY REDEPLOY REGIONAL STATE PARK  POLICE  OFFICERS
OUTSIDE  OF THEIR ASSIGNED REGION IN THE CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.  EMERGEN-
CIES ARE DEFINED AS NATURAL DISASTERS,  DECLARED  EMERGENCIES  AND  MASS
CASUALTY INCIDENTS.
  §  2. This act shall take effect one year after it shall have become a
law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00285-01-7

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