senate Bill S2881

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides that crimes committed against a person on school grounds shall be deemed to be one category higher than the specified crime the person committed

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 05, 2018 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.545
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 14, 2017 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1621
committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 25, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Jan 18, 2017 referred to codes

Votes

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Mar 5, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S2881
23
1
committee
23
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 14, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S2881
22
2
committee
22
Aye
2
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 25, 2017 - Codes committee Vote

S2881
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Apr 25, 2017

aye wr (3)
excused (2)

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S2881 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6582
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §70.12, Pen L; add §318, Hway L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A6650
2011-2012: A1578
2013-2014: A6206
2015-2016: A2334

S2881 - Summary

Provides that crimes committed against a person on school grounds shall be deemed to be one category higher than the specified crime the person committed; enacts "Suzanne's Law".

S2881 - Sponsor Memo

S2881 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2881

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. TEDISCO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law  and  the  highway  law,  in  relation  to
  violence committed on school grounds

  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
"Suzanne's Law".
  § 2. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 70.12 to read as
follows:
§  70.12 SENTENCE OF IMPRISONMENT FOR A CRIME COMMITTED AGAINST A PERSON
          ON SCHOOL GROUNDS.
  1. DEFINITION OF A CRIME COMMITTED AGAINST A PERSON ON SCHOOL GROUNDS.
THE TERM "A CRIME COMMITTED AGAINST A PERSON ON  SCHOOL  GROUNDS"  SHALL
MEAN ANY CRIME DEFINED IN SECTION 120.05 (ASSAULT IN THE SECOND DEGREE),
120.06  (GANG ASSAULT IN THE SECOND DEGREE), 120.07 (GANG ASSAULT IN THE
FIRST DEGREE), 120.08 (ASSAULT ON A PEACE OFFICER, POLICE OFFICER, FIRE-
MAN OR EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PROFESSIONAL), 120.10 (ASSAULT IN  THE
FIRST  DEGREE),  120.11  (AGGRAVATED  ASSAULT UPON A POLICE OFFICER OR A
PEACE OFFICER), 120.12 (AGGRAVATED ASSAULT UPON A PERSON LESS THAN ELEV-
EN YEARS OLD), 120.13 (MENACING IN THE FIRST DEGREE),  130.25  (RAPE  IN
THE  THIRD  DEGREE), 130.30 (RAPE IN THE SECOND DEGREE), 130.35 (RAPE IN
THE FIRST DEGREE), 130.40 (CRIMINAL SEXUAL ACT  IN  THE  THIRD  DEGREE),
130.45  (CRIMINAL  SEXUAL  ACT  IN  THE SECOND DEGREE), 130.50 (CRIMINAL
SEXUAL ACT IN THE FIRST DEGREE),  130.65  (SEXUAL  ABUSE  IN  THE  FIRST
DEGREE),  130.66  (AGGRAVATED  SEXUAL ABUSE IN THE THIRD DEGREE), 130.67
(AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE IN THE SECOND DEGREE), 130.70 (AGGRAVATED SEXU-
AL ABUSE IN THE FIRST DEGREE), 130.75 (COURSE OF SEXUAL CONDUCT  AGAINST
A CHILD IN THE FIRST DEGREE), 130.80 (COURSE OF SEXUAL CONDUCT AGAINST A
CHILD  IN  THE SECOND DEGREE), 130.95 (PREDATORY SEXUAL ASSAULT), 130.96
(PREDATORY SEXUAL ASSAULT AGAINST A CHILD), 135.10  (UNLAWFUL  IMPRISON-

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

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