senate Bill S2409

2017-2018 Legislative Session

In relation to on duty auxiliary police officers

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
Jan 13, 2017 referred to codes

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S2409 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5600
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§10.00, 70.02, 120.05 & 120.13, add §§120.08-a, 120.19 & 195.09, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S3920, A5468
2019-2020: S5610, A4304

S2409 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to an increase in punishment for certain actions against on-duty auxiliary police officers such as criminally negligent homicide, assault or menacing of such officer.

S2409 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2409 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2409

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- 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 on duty  auxiliary  police
  officers

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

  Section 1. Section 10.00 of the penal law is amended by adding  a  new
subdivision 22 to read as follows:
  22.  "ON-DUTY AUXILIARY POLICE OFFICER" MEANS A MEMBER OF AN AUXILIARY
POLICE PROGRAM THAT IS ORGANIZED AND MAINTAINED  BY  A  STATE  OR  LOCAL
POLICE  DEPARTMENT  WHO  IS ACTING AS AN AUXILIARY POLICE OFFICER AT THE
TIME OF THE ACT OR OMISSION.
  § 2. Paragraphs (b) and (c) of subdivision 1 of section 70.02  of  the
penal law, paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013 and
paragraph (c) as amended by chapter 368 of the laws of 2015, are amended
to read as follows:
  (b)  Class  C violent felony offenses: an attempt to commit any of the
class B felonies set forth in paragraph (a) of this subdivision;  aggra-
vated criminally negligent homicide as defined in section 125.11, aggra-
vated  manslaughter  in  the second degree as defined in section 125.21,
aggravated sexual abuse in the  second  degree  as  defined  in  section
130.67, assault on a peace officer, police officer, fireman or emergency
medical  services  professional as defined in section 120.08, ASSAULT ON
AN ON-DUTY AUXILIARY POLICE OFFICER  AS  DEFINED  IN  SECTION  120.08-A,
assault  on  a  judge  as defined in section 120.09, gang assault in the
second degree as defined in section 120.06, strangulation in  the  first
degree  as  defined  in section 121.13, burglary in the second degree as
defined in section 140.25, robbery in the second degree  as  defined  in
section  160.10, criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree as
defined in section 265.03, criminal use  of  a  firearm  in  the  second
degree  as  defined in section 265.08, criminal sale of a firearm in the

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

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