Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018||
referred to codes
|Jan 12, 2017||
referred to codes
Senate Bill S2250
2017-2018 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Codes Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2017-S2250 (ACTIVE) - Details
2017-S2250 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Includes within the class D felony of grand larceny in the fourth degree, the theft of a blank official New York state prescription form; includes within the class D felony of criminal possession of stolen property in the fourth degree, the possession of a stolen blank official New York state prescription form; establishes the class A misdemeanor of criminal possession of a prescription form, for the unlawful possession of a blank official New York state prescription form.
2017-S2250 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2250 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the penal law, in relation to the theft and unlawful possession of a blank official New York state prescription form PURPOSE : This bill criminalizes the theft and unlawful possession of a blank official New York state prescription form. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section one of the bill adds subsection (12) to § 155.30 of the Penal Law to include a blank official New York state prescription form to the list of property covered by grand larceny in the fourth degree. Section two of the bill adds subsection (8) to § 165.45 of the Penal Law to include a blank official New York state prescription form to the list of property covered by criminal possession of stolen property in the fourth degree. Section three adds a § 220.67 to the Penal Law to create the crime of criminal possession of a prescription form. A person is guilty of criminal possession of a prescription form when such person knowingly possesses a blank official New York State prescription form, unless
2017-S2250 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2250 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 12, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sens. HANNON, YOUNG -- 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 the theft and unlawful possession of a blank official New York state prescription form THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivisions 9, 10 and 11 of section 155.30 of the penal law, subdivision 9 as amended by chapter 479 of the laws of 2010, subdi- vision 10 as added by chapter 491 of the laws of 1992 and subdivision 11 as added by chapter 394 of the laws of 2005, are amended and a new subdivision 12 is added to read as follows: 9. The property consists of a scroll, religious vestment, a vessel, an item comprising a display of religious symbols which forms a represen- tative expression of faith, or other miscellaneous item of property which: (a) has a value of at least one hundred dollars; and (b) is kept for or used in connection with religious worship in any building, structure or upon the curtilage of such building or structure used as a place of religious worship by a religious corporation, as incorporated under the religious corporations law or the education law[.]; OR 10. The property consists of an access device which the person intends to use unlawfully to obtain telephone service[.]; OR 11. The property consists of anhydrous ammonia or liquified ammonia gas and the actor intends to use, or knows another person intends to use, such anhydrous ammonia or liquified ammonia gas to manufacture methamphetamine[.]; OR 12. THE PROPERTY CONSISTS OF A BLANK OFFICIAL NEW YORK STATE PRESCRIPTION FORM, AS SET FORTH IN SECTION TWO HUNDRED EIGHTY-ONE OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02905-01-7
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