assembly Bill A8381A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to granting certain individuals youthful offender status; repealer

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to codes
Dec 18, 2019 print number 8381a
Dec 18, 2019 amend and recommit to codes
Jun 15, 2019 referred to codes

A8381 - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §720.15 subs 3 & 4, add §440.48, Art 721 §§721.10 - 721.35, Art 726 §§726.10 - 726.35, amd §§720.10, 720.20, 220.30, 420.30 & 420.35, CP L; amd §§60.00, 60.02, 80.00 & 80.05, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A3536

A8381 - Summary

Relates to granting certain individuals youthful offender status; adds a new category of individuals eligible for young adult offender status and first offender status.

A8381 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8381

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  O'DONNELL  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the  criminal  procedure  law  and  the  penal  law,  in
  relation  to granting certain individuals youthful offender status; to
  add a new category of individuals eligible for  young  adult  offender
  status  and first offender status; and to repeal certain provisions of
  the criminal procedure law relating thereto

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

  Section  1.  Section 720.10 of the criminal procedure law, as added by
chapter 981 of the laws of 1971, subdivision 1 as amended by chapter 411
of the laws of 1979, subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 416 of the laws
of 1986, paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 316 of the
laws of 2006, subdivision 3 as amended by chapter 264  of  the  laws  of
2003,  and  subdivisions  4, 5 and 6 as renumbered by chapter 481 of the
laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
§ 720.10 Youthful offender procedure; definition of terms.
  As used in this article, the following terms have the following  mean-
ings:
  1.  ["Youth"]  "ELIGIBLE  YOUTH"  means  a person charged with a crime
alleged to have been committed when he OR SHE was at least sixteen years
old and less than nineteen years old or a person charged  with  being  a
juvenile offender as defined in subdivision forty-two of section 1.20 of
this chapter.
  2.  ["Eligible  youth"  means  a  youth  who is eligible to be found a
youthful offender. Every youth is so eligible unless:
  (a) the conviction to be replaced by a youthful  offender  finding  is
for  (i)  a  class  A-I or class A-II felony, or (ii) an armed felony as
defined in subdivision forty-one of section 1.20, except as provided  in
subdivision  three,  or  (iii) rape in the first degree, criminal sexual

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13234-02-9

A8381A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §720.15 subs 3 & 4, add §440.48, Art 721 §§721.10 - 721.35, Art 726 §§726.10 - 726.35, amd §§720.10, 720.20, 220.30, 420.30 & 420.35, CP L; amd §§60.00, 60.02, 80.00 & 80.05, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A3536

A8381A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to granting certain individuals youthful offender status; adds a new category of individuals eligible for young adult offender status and first offender status.

A8381A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8381--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  O'DONNELL  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Codes --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  criminal  procedure  law  and the penal law, in
  relation to granting certain individuals youthful offender status;  to
  add  a  new  category of individuals eligible for young adult offender
  status and first offender status; and to repeal certain provisions  of
  the criminal procedure law relating thereto

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

  Section 1. Section 720.10 of the criminal procedure law, as  added  by
chapter 981 of the laws of 1971, subdivision 1 as amended by chapter 411
of the laws of 1979, subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 416 of the laws
of 1986, paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 316 of the
laws  of  2006,  subdivision  3 as amended by chapter 264 of the laws of
2003, and subdivisions 4, 5 and 6 as renumbered by chapter  481  of  the
laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
§ 720.10 Youthful offender procedure; definition of terms.
  As  used in this article, the following terms have the following mean-
ings:
  1. ["Youth"] "ELIGIBLE YOUTH" means a  person  charged  with  a  crime
alleged to have been committed when he OR SHE was at least sixteen years
old  and  less  than nineteen years old or a person charged with being a
juvenile offender as defined in subdivision forty-two of section 1.20 of
this chapter.
  2. ["Eligible youth" means a youth who  is  eligible  to  be  found  a
youthful offender. Every youth is so eligible unless:
  (a)  the  conviction  to be replaced by a youthful offender finding is
for (i) a class A-I or class A-II felony, or (ii)  an  armed  felony  as
defined  in subdivision forty-one of section 1.20, except as provided in
subdivision three, or (iii) rape in the first  degree,  criminal  sexual

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