senate Bill S5512A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Includes community centers in the definition of "public place"

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A7198 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 14, 2017 signed chap.167
Aug 09, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2017 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1034
substituted for s5512a
Jun 19, 2017 substituted by a7198a
Jun 05, 2017 amended on third reading (t) 5512a
May 22, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 17, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 16, 2017 1st report cal.1034
Apr 04, 2017 referred to codes

Co-Sponsors

S5512 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7198
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§240.00, Pen L

S5512 - Summary

Includes community centers in the definition of "public place".

S5512 - Sponsor Memo

S5512 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5512

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GALLIVAN -- 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 hate crimes and  community
  centers

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 240.00 of the penal law is amended
to read as follows:
  1. "Public place" means a place to which the public or  a  substantial
group  of persons has access, and includes, but is not limited to, high-
ways, transportation facilities, schools, places  of  amusement,  parks,
playgrounds, COMMUNITY CENTERS, and hallways, lobbies and other portions
of  apartment  houses  and  hotels  not constituting rooms or apartments
designed for actual residence.
  § 2. Subdivision 3 of section 485.05 of the penal law, as  amended  by
chapter 405 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  3. A "specified offense" is an offense defined by any of the following
provisions  of  this  chapter:  section  120.00  (assault  in  the third
degree); section 120.05 (assault in the second degree);  section  120.10
(assault in the first degree); section 120.12 (aggravated assault upon a
person  less  than  eleven  years  old); section 120.13 (menacing in the
first degree); section 120.14 (menacing in the second  degree);  section
120.15  (menacing  in the third degree); section 120.20 (reckless endan-
germent in the second degree); section 120.25 (reckless endangerment  in
the  first degree); section 121.12 (strangulation in the second degree);
section 121.13 (strangulation in the first degree); subdivision  one  of
section 125.15 (manslaughter in the second degree); subdivision one, two
or  four  of  section 125.20 (manslaughter in the first degree); section
125.25 (murder in the second degree); section 120.45  (stalking  in  the
fourth  degree);  section 120.50 (stalking in the third degree); section
120.55 (stalking in the second degree); section 120.60 (stalking in  the

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

Co-Sponsors

S5512A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7198
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§240.00, Pen L

S5512A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Includes community centers in the definition of "public place".

S5512A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5512A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5512--A
    Cal. No. 1034

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. GALLIVAN, AKSHAR -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes -- reported
  favorably from said committee, ordered to  first  and  second  report,
  ordered  to  a third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining
  its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the  penal  law,  in  relation  to  including  community
  centers in the definition of "public place"

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 240.00 of the penal law is amended
to read as follows:
  1. "Public place" means a place to which the public or  a  substantial
group  of persons has access, and includes, but is not limited to, high-
ways, transportation facilities, schools, places  of  amusement,  parks,
playgrounds, COMMUNITY CENTERS, and hallways, lobbies and other portions
of  apartment  houses  and  hotels  not constituting rooms or apartments
designed for actual residence.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10752-03-7

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