assembly Bill A2073

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Includes within the class D felony of assault in the second degree, the assault of a driver of a for-hire vehicle or transportation network company driver

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to codes
Jan 22, 2019 referred to codes

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A2073 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §120.05, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A2880

A2073 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Includes within the class D felony of assault in the second degree, the assault of a driver of a for-hire vehicle or transportation network company driver.

A2073 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2073

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. KIM, BRAUNSTEIN, MOSLEY, M. G. MILLER, JAFFEE,
  BENEDETTO,  COLTON,  BRONSON,  TITUS,  WEPRIN,  DenDEKKER,   BICHOTTE,
  PICHARDO,  VANEL,  ORTIZ, BARNWELL, OTIS, RAIA, HYNDMAN -- Multi-Spon-
  sored by -- M. of A.  ABBATE, COOK, GOTTFRIED, RAMOS -- read once  and
  referred to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to the assault of a driver of
  a for-hire vehicle or transportation network company driver

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

  Section 1.  Subdivision 11 of section 120.05  of  the  penal  law,  as
separately  amended  by  chapters  268  and  281 of the laws of 2016, is
amended to read as follows:
  11. With intent to cause physical injury to a train  operator,  ticket
inspector, conductor, signalperson, bus operator, station agent, station
cleaner or terminal cleaner employed by any transit agency, authority or
company,  public  or  private, whose operation is authorized by New York
state or any of its political subdivisions, 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  enforce-
ment  agent,  prosecutor as defined in subdivision thirty-one of section
1.20 of the criminal procedure law, sanitation  enforcement  agent,  New
York  city  sanitation  worker,  public health sanitarian, New York city
public health sanitarian, registered nurse,  licensed  practical  nurse,
emergency  medical  service  paramedic,  [or]  emergency medical service
technician, DRIVER OF A FOR-HIRE VEHICLE AS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH (B)  OF
SUBDIVISION  TWO  OF  SECTION  60.07  OF  THIS CHAPTER OR TRANSPORTATION
NETWORK COMPANY DRIVER AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION FOUR OF SECTION SIXTEEN
HUNDRED NINETY-ONE OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC  LAW,  he  or  she  causes
physical  injury  to  such  train operator, ticket inspector, conductor,
signalperson, bus operator, station agent, station cleaner  or  terminal
cleaner,  city  marshal,  school  crossing  guard  appointed pursuant to

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