senate Bill S1998A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 13, 2017 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 27, 2017 print number 1998a
amend and recommit to codes
Jan 11, 2017 referred to codes

Co-Sponsors

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S1998 - Details

Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§30.30 & 180.85, CP L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S5988A

S1998 - Summary

Relates to time limits for a speedy trial.

S1998 - Sponsor Memo

S1998 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1998

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SQUADRON,  ADDABBO,  AVELLA,  BRESLIN,  CARLUCCI,
  COMRIE, DILAN, GIANARIS, HAMILTON, HOYLMAN, KENNEDY,  KLEIN,  KRUEGER,
  LATIMER,   MONTGOMERY,  PARKER,  PERALTA,  PERKINS,  PERSAUD,  RIVERA,
  SANDERS, SERRANO, STAVISKY, VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to  time  limits
  for a speedy trial

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as "Kalief's law".
  S 2. Section 30.30 of the criminal procedure law, as added by  chapter
184  of  the  laws of 1972, paragraph (a) of subdivision 3 as amended by
chapter 93 of the laws of  2006,  paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision  4  as
amended by chapter 558 of the laws of 1982, paragraph (c) of subdivision
4 as amended by chapter 631 of the laws of 1996, paragraph (h) of subdi-
vision  4  as added by chapter 837 of the laws of 1986, paragraph (i) of
subdivision 4 as added by chapter 446 of the laws of 1993, paragraph (j)
of subdivision 4 as added by chapter 222 of the laws of 1994,  paragraph
(b)  of  subdivision  5  as  amended by chapter 109 of the laws of 1982,
paragraphs (e) and (f) of subdivision 5 as added by chapter 209  of  the
laws of 1990, is amended to read as follows:
S 30.30 Speedy trial; time limitations.
  1.  Except as otherwise provided in subdivision [three] FOUR, a motion
made pursuant to paragraph (e) of subdivision one of section  170.30  or
paragraph (g) of subdivision one of section 210.20 must be granted where
the people are not ready for trial within:
  (a)  six  months  of  the  commencement of a criminal action wherein a
defendant is accused of one or more offenses, at least one of which is a
felony;
  (b) ninety days of the commencement of a  criminal  action  wherein  a
defendant is accused of one or more offenses, at least one of which is a
misdemeanor  punishable by a sentence of imprisonment of more than three
months and none of which is a felony;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Sponsor's Position

How many others like Kalief wait in a state of trial purgatory while Albany fails to act?

Co-Sponsors

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S1998A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§30.30 & 180.85, CP L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S5988A

S1998A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to time limits for a speedy trial.

S1998A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1998A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1998--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SQUADRON,  ADDABBO,  AVELLA,  BRESLIN,  CARLUCCI,
  COMRIE, DILAN, GIANARIS, HAMILTON, HOYLMAN, KENNEDY,  KLEIN,  KRUEGER,
  LATIMER,   MONTGOMERY,  PARKER,  PERALTA,  PERKINS,  PERSAUD,  RIVERA,
  SANDERS, SERRANO, STAVISKY, VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes --  commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to  time  limits
  for a speedy trial

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as "Kalief's law".
  S 2. Section 30.30 of the criminal procedure law, as added by  chapter
184  of  the  laws of 1972, paragraph (a) of subdivision 3 as amended by
chapter 93 of the laws of  2006,  paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision  4  as
amended by chapter 558 of the laws of 1982, paragraph (c) of subdivision
4 as amended by chapter 631 of the laws of 1996, paragraph (h) of subdi-
vision  4  as added by chapter 837 of the laws of 1986, paragraph (i) of
subdivision 4 as added by chapter 446 of the laws of 1993, paragraph (j)
of subdivision 4 as added by chapter 222 of the laws of 1994,  paragraph
(b)  of  subdivision  5  as  amended by chapter 109 of the laws of 1982,
paragraphs (e) and (f) of subdivision 5 as added by chapter 209  of  the
laws of 1990, is amended to read as follows:
S 30.30 Speedy trial; time limitations.
  1.  Except as otherwise provided in subdivision [three] FOUR, a motion
made pursuant to paragraph (e) of subdivision one of section  170.30  or
paragraph (g) of subdivision one of section 210.20 must be granted where
the people are not ready for trial within:
  (a)  six  months  of  the  commencement of a criminal action wherein a
defendant is accused of one or more offenses, at least one of which is a
felony;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07703-04-7

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