senate Bill S9165

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Adds licensed municipal public safety officer to the list of public employees for which prevention of duties constitutes assault in the second degree

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Sep 12, 2018 referred to rules

S9165 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §120.05, Pen L

S9165 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Adds licensed municipal public safety officer to the list of public employees for which prevention of duties constitutes assault in the second degree.

S9165 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9165 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  9165

                            I N  S E N A T E

                           September 12, 2018
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to including licensed munici-
  pal public safety officers on the list of public employees  for  which
  prevention of duties qualifies as assault in the second degree

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 3 and 11 of section 120.05 of the  penal  law,
subdivision 3 as amended by chapter 267 of the laws of 2016 and subdivi-
sion  11  as  separately  amended by chapters 268 and 281 of the laws of
2016, are 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, registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, public health
sanitarian,  New York city public health sanitarian, sanitation enforce-
ment agent, New York city sanitation worker, a firefighter, including  a
firefighter acting as a paramedic or emergency medical technician admin-
istering  first  aid  in the course of performance of duty as such fire-
fighter, an emergency medical service  paramedic  or  emergency  medical
service  technician, or medical or related personnel in a hospital emer-
gency department, a city marshal,  a  school  crossing  guard  appointed
pursuant  to section two hundred eight-a of the general municipal law, a
traffic enforcement officer, traffic enforcement agent, LICENSED MUNICI-
PAL PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICER 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 circumstances 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, registered  nurse,  licensed
practical  nurse,  public health sanitarian, New York city public health
sanitarian, sanitation enforcement agent, New York city sanitation work-
er, firefighter, paramedic, technician, city  marshal,  school  crossing
guard  appointed  pursuant to section two hundred eight-a of the general

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

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