senate Bill S2620

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides for the seizure and forfeiture of vehicles, vessels and aircraft used in counterfeit goods

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 08, 2017 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 23, 2017 advanced to third reading
Mar 22, 2017 2nd report cal.
Mar 21, 2017 1st report cal.494
Jan 13, 2017 referred to codes

S2620 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5072
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add Part 3 Title J Art 166 §166.00, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S2628, A11192, A3329
2011-2012: S4373, A3799
2013-2014: S2492, A681
2015-2016: S4655, A1817
2019-2020: S366, A3959

S2620 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the seizure and forfeiture of vehicles, vessels and aircraft used in counterfeit goods.

S2620 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2620 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2620

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- 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 seizure and forfeiture
  of vehicles, vessels and aircraft used in counterfeit goods

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

  Section  1.  Title J of part 3 of the penal law is amended by adding a
new article 166 to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 166
             SEIZURE AND FORFEITURE OF VEHICLES, VESSELS AND
                   AIRCRAFT USED IN COUNTERFEIT GOODS
SECTION 166.00 SEIZURE AND FORFEITURE OF VEHICLES, VESSELS AND  AIRCRAFT
                 USED IN COUNTERFEIT GOODS.
§ 166.00 SEIZURE  AND  FORFEITURE OF VEHICLES, VESSELS AND AIRCRAFT USED
           IN COUNTERFEIT GOODS.
  1. ANY VEHICLE, VESSEL OR AIRCRAFT WHICH HAS BEEN OR IS BEING USED  IN
VIOLATION  OF  SECTION  165.71, 165.72, OR 165.73 OF THIS TITLE SHALL BE
SEIZED BY ANY PEACE OFFICER, WHO  IS  ACTING  PURSUANT  TO  HIS  OR  HER
SPECIAL  DUTIES,  OR  POLICE  OFFICER, AND FORFEITED AS PROVIDED IN THIS
SECTION.   HOWEVER, SUCH FORFEITURE AND  SEIZURE  PROVISIONS  SHALL  NOT
APPLY  TO ANY VEHICLE, VESSEL OR AIRCRAFT USED BY ANY PERSON AS A COMMON
CARRIER IN THE TRANSACTION OF BUSINESS AS SUCH COMMON CARRIER.
  2. THE SEIZED PROPERTY SHALL BE DELIVERED BY  THE  POLICE  OFFICER  OR
PEACE  OFFICER  HAVING  MADE  THE SEIZURE TO THE CUSTODY OF THE DISTRICT
ATTORNEY OF THE COUNTY WHEREIN THE SEIZURE WAS  MADE,  TOGETHER  WITH  A
REPORT OF ALL THE FACTS AND CIRCUMSTANCES OF THE SEIZURE.
  3. IT SHALL BE THE DUTY OF THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY OF THE COUNTY WHEREIN
THE  SEIZURE  IS  MADE,  TO  INQUIRE  INTO  THE  FACTS OF THE SEIZURE SO
REPORTED TO HIM OR HER AND IF IT APPEARS PROBABLE THAT A FORFEITURE  HAS
BEEN  INCURRED  BY  REASON  OF A VIOLATION OF SECTION 165.71, 165.72, OR
165.73 OF THIS TITLE, FOR THE DETERMINATION OF WHICH THE INSTITUTION  OF

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

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