senate Bill S310

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the crime of criminal use of weapons; firing into a crowded space

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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2018 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 27, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 13, 2018 2nd report cal.
Feb 12, 2018 1st report cal.464
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
Jun 21, 2017 committed to rules
Jan 30, 2017 advanced to third reading
Jan 24, 2017 2nd report cal.
Jan 23, 2017 1st report cal.68
Jan 04, 2017 referred to codes

Votes

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Feb 12, 2018 - Codes committee Vote

S310
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Feb 12, 2018

excused (1)

Jan 23, 2017 - Codes committee Vote

S310
14
1
committee
14
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Jan 23, 2017

nay (1)
excused (1)

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S310 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5271
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §70.02, add §265.34, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6787
2019-2020: S73, A6055

S310 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes it a class B violent felony to fire a gun into a crowded space with the intent to harm or absent the intent to harm when such an act creates a great risk of death to one or more people within the crowded space; establishes the crime of criminal use of weapons; firing into a crowded space.

S310 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S310 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   310

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ROBACH -- 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 establishing the crime  of
  criminal use of weapons; firing into a crowded space

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1  of  section  70.02  of  the
penal  law, as amended by chapter 368 of the laws of 2015, is amended to
read as follows:
  (a) Class B violent felony offenses: an attempt to  commit  the  class
A-I  felonies  of  murder  in  the  second  degree as defined in section
125.25, kidnapping in the first degree as defined in section 135.25, and
arson in the first degree as defined in section 150.20; manslaughter  in
the  first  degree as defined in section 125.20, aggravated manslaughter
in the first degree as defined in section  125.22,  rape  in  the  first
degree  as  defined  in section 130.35, criminal sexual act in the first
degree as defined in section 130.50,  aggravated  sexual  abuse  in  the
first  degree  as  defined  in  section 130.70, course of sexual conduct
against a child in the first degree as defined in section 130.75; CRIMI-
NAL USE OF WEAPONS; FIRING INTO A CROWDED SPACE AS  DEFINED  IN  SECTION
265.34;  assault  in  the  first  degree  as  defined in section 120.10,
kidnapping in the second degree as defined in section  135.20,  burglary
in  the  first  degree as defined in section 140.30, arson in the second
degree as defined in section 150.15, robbery  in  the  first  degree  as
defined  in section 160.15, sex trafficking as defined in paragraphs (a)
and (b) of subdivision five of  section  230.34,  incest  in  the  first
degree  as defined in section 255.27, criminal possession of a weapon in
the first degree as defined in section 265.04, criminal use of a firearm
in the first degree as defined in section 265.09,  criminal  sale  of  a
firearm  in  the  first  degree as defined in section 265.13, aggravated

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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