|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2017||referred to codes|
senate Bill S147
Current Bill Status - In Senate Codes Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S147 - Details
S147 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S147 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the criminal procedure law and the judiciary law, in relation to functions of the chief administrator of the courts; and to amend the executive law, in relation to reporting requirements PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL : To provide reporting requirements related to misdemeanors and violations. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS : Amends the judiciary law to authorize the chief administrator of the courts to compile the following data on misdemeanor offenses and violations, broken down by county. The data must include: *Aggregate number of misdemeanors/violations charged *The offense/violation charged *Race, ethnicity, age and sex of individual charged *Whether the individual was issued a summons or appearance ticket, was subject to custodial arrest, or whether an arraignment was held as a result of the misdemeanor/violation *Zip code or location where the alleged misdemeanor/violation occurred
S147 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 147 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 4, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sens. SQUADRON, PARKER, PERKINS, RIVERA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law and the judiciary law, in relation to functions of the chief administrator of the courts; and to amend the executive law, in relation to reporting requirements THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 10.40 of the criminal procedure law, as amended by chapter 237 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as follows: 1. The chief administrator of the courts shall have the power to adopt, amend and rescind forms for the efficient and just administration of this chapter. SUCH FORMS SHALL INCLUDE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE FORMS DESCRIBED IN PARAGRAPH (Z) OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION TWO HUNDRED TWELVE OF THE JUDICIARY LAW. A failure by any party to submit papers in compliance with forms authorized by this section shall not be grounds for that reason alone for denial or granting of any motion. S 2. Subdivision 2 of section 212 of the judiciary law is amended by adding six new paragraphs (u), (v), (w), (x), (y) and (z) to read as follows: (U) COMPILE AND PUBLISH DATA ON MISDEMEANOR OFFENSES IN ALL COURTS, DISAGGREGATED BY COUNTY, INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION: (I) THE AGGREGATE NUMBER OF MISDEMEANORS CHARGED, BY INDICTMENT OR THE FILING OF A MISDEMEANOR COMPLAINT OR INFORMATION; (II) THE OFFENSE CHARGED; (III) THE RACE, ETHNICITY, AGE, AND SEX OF THE INDIVIDUAL CHARGED; (IV) WHETHER THE INDIVIDUAL WAS ISSUED A SUMMONS OR APPEARANCE TICKET, WAS SUBJECT TO CUSTODIAL ARREST, AND/OR WAS HELD TO ARRAIGNMENT AS A RESULT OF THE ALLEGED MISDEMEANOR; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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