|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 09, 2017||recommit, enacting clause stricken|
|Jan 04, 2017||referred to agriculture|
senate Bill S605
Archive: Last Bill Status - Stricken
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S605 (ACTIVE) - Details
S605 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S605 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to establishing a public registry for persons convicted of violating "Buster's Law" PURPOSE : To require each violator of "Buster's Law" to register his or her name and address with the division of criminal justice services. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section one - amend the agriculture and markets law by adding a new section 352 to read as follows: Animal cruelty register. Any person who is convicted of a violation of section 351 or three 353a of this article shall register with the department of criminal justice services. Such registration shall be made in a manner and form to be determined by the division of criminal justice services, and shall include, at minimum, the name and address of such registrant. The division of criminal justice services shall maintain registration information received pursuant to this section in a registry: Such registry shall be in print and in electronic form and shall be available to all law enforcement entities, district attorneys, duly
S605 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 605 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 4, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sens. BOYLE, ADDABBO, BONACIC, MARCHIONE, MURPHY, O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to estab- lishing a public registry for persons convicted of violating "Buster's Law" THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a new section 352 to read as follows: § 352. PUBLIC ANIMAL CRUELTY REGISTER. 1. ANY PERSON WHO IS CONVICTED OF A VIOLATION OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-ONE OR THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-THREE-A OF THIS ARTICLE SHALL REGISTER WITH THE DIVISION OF CRIMI- NAL JUSTICE SERVICES. SUCH REGISTRATION SHALL BE MADE IN A MANNER AND FORM TO BE DETERMINED BY THE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES, AND SHALL INCLUDE, AT A MINIMUM, THE NAME AND ADDRESS OF SUCH REGISTRANT. THE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES SHALL MAINTAIN REGISTRATION INFORMATION RECEIVED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION IN A REGISTRY. SUCH REGIS- TRY SHALL BE IN PRINT AND IN ELECTRONIC FORM AND SHALL BE AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC AS WELL AS ALL LAW ENFORCEMENT ENTITIES, DISTRICT ATTORNEYS, DULY INCORPORATED HUMANE SOCIETIES, SOCIETIES FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS, DOG OR CAT PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATIONS, ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS, BREEDERS OF ANIMALS, ANIMAL RESCUES AND PET STORES DOING BUSI- NESS IN THIS STATE. ANY PERSON REQUIRED TO REGISTER PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL REGISTER ANNUALLY, OR EACH TIME SUCH PERSON MOVES TO A NEW ADDRESS AND SHALL CONTINUE TO REGISTER UNTIL SUCH PERSON RECEIVES A COURT ORDER ORDERING SUCH REGISTRATION TO CEASE. NO SUCH ORDER SHALL BE ISSUED UNTIL SUCH PERSON FIRST DEMONSTRATES TO THE COURT THAT HE OR SHE HAS UNDERGONE PSYCHIATRIC OR PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTING, THE RESULTS OF WHICH INDICATE BY CLEAR AND CONVINCING EVIDENCE HIS OR HER CAPABLE AND SOUND MENTAL CAPACITY AND ABILITY TO OWN AND PROPERLY CARE FOR AN ANIMAL IN A EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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