senate Bill S6739

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires the transmission of reports of missing persons to the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A8286 - Signed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 29, 2017 approval memo.22
signed chap.423
Nov 17, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2017 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.2098
substituted for s6739
Jun 20, 2017 substituted by a8286b
ordered to third reading cal.2098
Jun 15, 2017 referred to rules

S6739 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8286
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§837-e & 837-f-2, Exec L

S6739 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the transmission of reports of missing persons to the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System when such person has been missing for thirty days.

S6739 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6739 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6739

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 15, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to  the  transmission  of
  reports  of  missing  persons to the National Missing and Unidentified
  Persons System

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

  Section  1.  Section 837-e of the executive law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 1-b to read as follows:
  1-B. THE DIVISION SHALL TRANSMIT THE REPORT OF THE  MISSING  CHILD  TO
THE  NATIONAL  MISSING  AND UNIDENTIFIED PERSONS SYSTEM (NAMUS) NO LATER
THAN THIRTY DAYS AFTER ENTRY OF A REPORT OF A  MISSING  CHILD  INTO  THE
REGISTER.
  §  2.  Paragraphs (e) and (f) of subdivision 4 of section 837-e of the
executive law, as amended by chapter  652  of  the  laws  of  1987,  are
amended to read as follows:
  (e)  insuring  the  proper  disposition of all obsolete register data,
provided however that such data for a person who has reached the age  of
eighteen and remains missing shall be preserved; [and]
  (f)  linking  the  register with the national crime information center
register; AND
  (G) ESTABLISHING PROCEDURES FOR TRANSMITTING A  REPORT  OF  A  MISSING
CHILD  TO  THE  NATIONAL MISSING AND UNIDENTIFIED PERSONS SYSTEM (NAMUS)
PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE-B OF THIS SECTION.
  § 3. Section 837-f-2 of the executive law, as added by chapter 316  of
the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  §  837-f-2. Missing adults. In the event that a police agency receives
a report that an adult person is missing from  his  or  her  normal  and
ordinary  place  of residence and whose whereabouts cannot be determined
by an individual whose relationship with such adult person  would  place
such  individual  in  a  position to have knowledge of his or her where-

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

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