assembly Bill A5366

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Creates the animal abuser central registry, and to require that certain convicted animal abusers register with such registry

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Jul 13, 2020 held for consideration in agriculture
Jan 08, 2020 referred to agriculture
Feb 11, 2019 referred to agriculture

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A5366 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §381, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A7363
2015-2016: A3355
2017-2018: A4731

A5366 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates the animal abuser central registry, and requires that certain convicted animal abusers register with such registry; provides such registrants are prohibited from possessing, adopting, owning, purchasing or exercising control over any animal except in certain cases in the court's discretion; provides fines and imprisonment for non-compliance.

A5366 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5366

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. DiPIETRO -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Agriculture

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to creating
  the  animal  abuser  central  registry,  and  to  require that certain
  convicted animal abusers register with such registry

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

  Section  1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a new
section 381 to read as follows:
  § 381. ANIMAL ABUSER REGISTRY. 1. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH AND
MAINTAIN A CENTRAL REGISTRY OF INDIVIDUALS CONVICTED OF ANIMAL ABUSE AND
REQUIRED TO REGISTER PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  2. ANY PERSON OVER EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE WHO HAS BEEN CONVICTED OF ONE
OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING OFFENSES SHALL REGISTER WITH THE COUNTY SHERIFF
FOR THE COUNTY IN WHICH THE ANIMAL ABUSER RESIDES:
  (A) A FELONY VIOLATION OF ANY PROVISION OF THIS ARTICLE;
  (B) A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS  OF  SECTION  THREE  HUNDRED  FIFTY-
THREE,  THREE  HUNDRED  FIFTY-THREE-B,  THREE  HUNDRED FIFTY-FOUR, THREE
HUNDRED FIFTY-FIVE, THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-SIX, THREE HUNDRED  FIFTY-SEVEN,
THREE  HUNDRED  FIFTY-EIGHT,  THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-EIGHT-A, THREE HUNDRED
FIFTY-NINE, THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-NINE-A, THREE HUNDRED  SIXTY-TWO,  THREE
HUNDRED  SIXTY-FOUR,  THREE HUNDRED SIXTY-FIVE, THREE HUNDRED SIXTY-SIX,
THREE HUNDRED SIXTY-SIX-A,  THREE  HUNDRED  SIXTY-EIGHT,  THREE  HUNDRED
SIXTY-NINE OR THREE HUNDRED SEVENTY OF THIS ARTICLE;
  (C)  A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 195.06, 195.11 OR 195.12
OF THE PENAL LAW;
  (D) A VIOLATION OF ANY PROVISION OF ARTICLE TWO HUNDRED  FORTY-TWO  OF
THE PENAL LAW;
  (E)  A  VIOLATION  OF SUBDIVISION THREE OF SECTION 130.20 OF THE PENAL
LAW; OR
  (F) A VIOLATION OF COMPARABLE STATUTES OF ANOTHER STATE.

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