senate Bill S2657

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Enhances the penalty for persons who violate orders of protection after having been previously convicted of violating such orders

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 04, 2018 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 13, 2018 advanced to third reading
Mar 12, 2018 2nd report cal.
Mar 06, 2018 1st report cal.624
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Feb 28, 2017 referred to children and families
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 13, 2017 advanced to third reading
Feb 07, 2017 2nd report cal.
Feb 06, 2017 1st report cal.165
Jan 17, 2017 referred to codes

Votes

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Mar 6, 2018 - Codes committee Vote

S2657
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Mar 6, 2018

Feb 6, 2017 - Codes committee Vote

S2657
16
0
committee
16
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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S2657 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4621
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §215.52, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S2647
2011-2012: S3686
2013-2014: S2728, S6135
2015-2016: S4351, A8270
2019-2020: S1131, A3084
2021-2022: S1213

S2657 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enhances the penalty for persons who violate orders of protection after having been previously convicted of violating such orders.

S2657 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2657 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2657

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. HAMILTON, COMRIE, PERSAUD -- 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  enhancing  the  penalties
  for violations of orders of protection

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

  Section 1. Section 215.52 of the penal law, as amended by chapter  350
of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows:
§ 215.52 Aggravated criminal contempt.
  A person is guilty of aggravated criminal contempt when:
  1. in violation of a duly served order of protection, or such order of
which  the  defendant has actual knowledge because he or she was present
in court when such order was issued, or an order of protection issued by
a court of competent  jurisdiction  in  another  state,  territorial  or
tribal  jurisdiction, he or she intentionally or recklessly causes phys-
ical injury or serious physical injury to a person for whose  protection
such order was issued; or
  2.  he  or  she  commits  the  crime of criminal contempt in the first
degree as defined in subdivision (b) or (d) of section  215.51  of  this
article  and  has  been  previously convicted of the crime of aggravated
criminal contempt; or
  3. he or she commits the crime  of  criminal  contempt  in  the  first
degree,  as defined in paragraph (i), (ii), (iii), (v) or (vi) of subdi-
vision (b) or subdivision (c) of section 215.51 of this article, and has
been previously convicted of the crime of criminal contempt in the first
degree, as defined in such subdivision (b), (c) or (d) of section 215.51
of this article, within the preceding five years.
  Aggravated criminal contempt is a class [D] C felony.
  § 2. 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.
                                                           LBD00695-01-7

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