senate Bill S2078

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Enacts "Ildefonso Romero's law" to establish the felony offense of aggravated assault

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 13, 2018 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 16, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 09, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 08, 2018 1st report cal.78
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 08, 2017 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 01, 2017 advanced to third reading
Apr 26, 2017 2nd report cal.
Apr 25, 2017 1st report cal.654
Jan 12, 2017 referred to codes

Votes

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Jan 8, 2018 - Codes committee Vote

S2078
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Jan 8, 2018

aye wr (1)

Apr 25, 2017 - Codes committee Vote

S2078
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Apr 25, 2017

excused (2)

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S2078 - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §120.00-a, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S3178A

S2078 - Summary

Enacts "Ildefonso Romero's law" to establish the felony offenses of aggravated assault for the causation of serious physical injury to or death of, as the case may be, of any person, with intent to cause physical injury to such person or a third person.

S2078 - Sponsor Memo

S2078 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2078

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 12, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  KLEIN  -- 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  establishing  the  felony
  offense of aggravated assault

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
"Ildefonso Romero's law".
  S 2. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 120.00-a to read
as follows:
S 120.00-A AGGRAVATED ASSAULT.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF AGGRAVATED ASSAULT WHEN:
  1.  WITH  INTENT TO CAUSE PHYSICAL INJURY TO ANOTHER PERSON, HE OR SHE
CAUSES SERIOUS PHYSICAL INJURY OR DEATH TO SUCH PERSON  OR  TO  A  THIRD
PERSON; OR
  2.  HE  OR  SHE  RECKLESSLY CAUSES SERIOUS PHYSICAL INJURY OR DEATH TO
ANOTHER PERSON; OR
  3. WITH CRIMINAL NEGLIGENCE, HE OR SHE CAUSES SERIOUS PHYSICAL  INJURY
OR  DEATH  TO  ANOTHER PERSON BY MEANS OF A DEADLY WEAPON OR A DANGEROUS
INSTRUMENT.
  AGGRAVATED ASSAULT IS A CLASS E FELONY.
  S 3. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07338-01-7

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