assembly Bill A4876

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to raising the age for prosecution of certain crimes

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Feb 14, 2017 referred to judiciary
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Feb 09, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.58
Feb 07, 2017 reported
reported referred to ways and means
Feb 03, 2017 referred to codes

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A4876 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4157
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd Fam Ct Act, generally; amd §§153-k, 371, 398, 404 & 409-a, add Art 6 Title 12 §§458-m & 458-n, Soc Serv L; amd §§30.00, 60.02, 60.10, 70.05, 70.20, 70.30 & 10.00, Pen L; amd §74, Chap 3 of 1995; amd CP L, generally; amd §500-a, rpld §500-b sub 4, sub 8 ¶(c) sub¶ 3, §500-b sub 13, Cor L; amd §3214, Ed L; amd Exec L, generally; amd §§109-c & 510, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A7642, A7642A, S5642

A4876 - Summary

Relates to raising the age for prosecution of certain crimes; amends the definitions for juvenile delinquent, persons in need of supervision, infant and juvenile offender; creates a youth part for certain proceedings involving juvenile offenders; and establishes that no county jail be used for the confinement of persons under the age of eighteen.

A4876 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4876

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. LENTOL, JAFFEE, HEASTIE, AUBRY, WEINSTEIN, PERRY,
  WEPRIN, FARRELL, HEVESI, O'DONNELL, LUPARDO, BLAKE, SEPULVEDA, MOSLEY,
  RAMOS,  HOOPER,  COOK,  ARROYO,  ORTIZ, RIVERA, PEOPLES-STOKES, TITUS,
  CRESPO, MOYA, KIM, ROZIC, SOLAGES, DAVILA, PICHARDO, BARRON, BICHOTTE,
  DILAN, JEAN-PIERRE,  JOYNER,  WALKER,  RICHARDSON,  SIMON,  ROSENTHAL,
  GOTTFRIED,  TITONE,  RODRIGUEZ,  FAHY -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the family  court  act,  in  relation  to  family  court
  proceedings,  jurisdiction  of  the  court, the definition of juvenile
  delinquent, the definition of a designated felony act, the  procedures
  regarding  the  adjustment  of  cases  from  criminal courts to family
  court, the age at which children may be tried as an adult for  various
  felonies,  and  the  manner in which courts handle juvenile delinquent
  cases; to  amend  the  social  services  law,  in  relation  to  state
  reimbursement  for  expenditures made by social services districts for
  various services; to amend the social services law, in relation to the
  definitions of juvenile delinquent and persons in need of supervision;
  to amend the penal law, in relation to the definition of  infancy  and
  the  authorized  dispositions,  sentences, and periods of post-release
  supervision for juvenile offenders; to amend chapter 3 of the laws  of
  1995,  enacting  the  sentencing  reform  act  of 1995, in relation to
  extending the expiration of certain provisions  of  such  chapter;  to
  amend  the  criminal  procedure  law, in relation to the definition of
  juvenile offender; to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to
  the arrest of a juvenile offender without a warrant;  in  relation  to
  conditional  sealing of certain convictions; in relation to removal of
  certain proceedings  to  family  court;  in  relation  to  joinder  of
  offenses  and consolidation of indictments; in relation to appearances
  and hearings for and placements  of  certain  juvenile  offenders;  in
  relation  to raising the age for juvenile offender status; in relation
  to creating a youth part for certain  proceedings  involving  juvenile
  offenders;  to amend the correction law, in relation to requiring that
  no county jail be used for the confinement of persons under the age of
  eighteen; to amend the education law, in relation to certain contracts

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

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