senate Bill S1498

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to limiting eligibility for limited credit times allowances to those inmates having completed eighty percent of their original sentence

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Crime Victims, Crime And Correction Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 05, 2017 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 22, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 17, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 16, 2017 1st report cal.986
Jan 09, 2017 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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May 16, 2017 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S1498
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5
committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: May 16, 2017

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S1498 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Crime Victims, Crime And Correction
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §803-b, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S1963
2019-2020: S57

S1498 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to limiting eligibility for limited credit times allowances to those inmates having completed eighty percent of their original sentence.

S1498 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1498 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1498

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ROBACH -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims,  Crime  and
  Correction

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  correction  law, in relation to eligibility for
  limited credit time allowances for inmates  serving  indeterminate  or
  determinate sentences imposed for specified offenses

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

  Section 1.  Subparagraph (ii) of paragraph (b)  of  subdivision  1  of
section  803-b  of  the correction law is amended by adding a new clause
(D) to read as follows:
  (D) AN INMATE SHALL NOT BE ELIGIBLE  FOR  THE  CREDIT  DEFINED  HEREIN
BEFORE HAVING COMPLETED EIGHTY PERCENT OF HIS OR HER ORIGINAL SENTENCE.
  §  2.  This  act  shall take effect immediately and shall apply to all
sentences imposed on and after such effective date.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02892-01-7

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