|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 18, 2018||referred to codes|
delivered to assembly
|May 22, 2018||advanced to third reading|
|May 16, 2018||2nd report cal.|
|May 15, 2018||1st report cal.1287|
|Mar 22, 2018||referred to codes|
senate Bill S8055
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S8055 (ACTIVE) - Details
S8055 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8055 SPONSOR: FUNKE TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to the assault of physicians providing direct patient care PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To ensure that the current law which classifies an assault on a person providing direct patient care as an assault in the second degree under section 120.05 of the Penal law includes physicians. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1. Amends subdivisions 3, 3-c and 11-c of section 120.05 of the penal law to include assaults on physicians and on all persons providing direct patient case regardless of health care setting. Physician in this bill has the same definition as in article 131 of education law.
S8055 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8055 I N S E N A T E March 22, 2018 ___________ Introduced by Sen. FUNKE -- 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 the assault of physicians providing direct patient care THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 120.05 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 267 of the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows: 3. With intent to prevent a peace officer, a police officer, prosecu- tor as defined in subdivision thirty-one of section 1.20 of the criminal procedure law, A PHYSICIAN AS DEFINED IN ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-ONE OF THE EDUCATION LAW, registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, public health sanitarian, New York city public health sanitarian, sanitation enforcement agent, New York city sanitation worker, a firefighter, including a firefighter acting as a paramedic or emergency medical tech- nician administering first aid in the course of performance of duty as such firefighter, an emergency medical service paramedic or emergency medical service technician, or medical or related personnel in a hospi- tal emergency department, a city marshal, a school crossing guard appointed pursuant to section two hundred eight-a of the general munici- pal law, a traffic enforcement officer, traffic enforcement agent or employee of any entity governed by the public service law in the course of performing an essential service, from performing a lawful duty, by means including releasing or failing to control an animal under circum- stances evincing the actor's intent that the animal obstruct the lawful activity of such peace officer, police officer, prosecutor as defined in subdivision thirty-one of section 1.20 of the criminal procedure law, A PHYSICIAN AS DEFINED IN ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-ONE OF THE EDUCATION LAW, registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, public health sanitari- an, New York city public health sanitarian, sanitation enforcement agent, New York city sanitation worker, firefighter, paramedic, techni- cian, city marshal, school crossing guard appointed pursuant to section two hundred eight-a of the general municipal law, traffic enforcement EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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