senate Bill S7650

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to enhanced penalties for domestic violence crimes

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2018 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 04, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 31, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 30, 2018 1st report cal.1419
Feb 05, 2018 referred to codes

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S7650 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8842
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 264 §§264.00 & 264.05, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A5798

S7650 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that the commission of certain specified crimes which are committed against a member of the same family or household shall be punishable as domestic violence crimes and carry enhanced penalties.

S7650 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7650 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7650

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 5, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. PHILLIPS, YOUNG -- 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 domestic violence crimes

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

  Section  1.  The  penal  law is amended by adding a new article 264 to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 264
                        DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CRIMES
SECTION 264.00 DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CRIMES.
        264.05 SENTENCING.
§ 264.00 DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CRIMES.
  1. A PERSON COMMITS A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CRIME WHEN HE  OR  SHE  INTEN-
TIONALLY  COMMITS  OR  INTENDS  TO  COMMIT A SPECIFIED OFFENSE AGAINST A
MEMBER OF THE SAME FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD.
  2. 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 120.13  (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 ENDANGERMENT IN
THE SECOND DEGREE); SECTION 120.25 (RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT IN  THE  FIRST
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 FIRST DEGREE); SECTION 121.11
(CRIMINAL OBSTRUCTION OF BREATHING OR BLOOD CIRCULATION); 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 130.20 (SEXUAL MISCONDUCT); SECTION 130.30 (RAPE IN THE
SECOND  DEGREE);  SECTION  130.35  (RAPE  IN  THE FIRST DEGREE); SECTION
130.40 (CRIMINAL SEXUAL ACT IN THE THIRD DEGREE); SECTION 130.45 (CRIMI-
NAL SEXUAL ACT IN THE SECOND DEGREE); SECTION  130.50  (CRIMINAL  SEXUAL

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

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