assembly Bill A9586

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Prohibits and regulates the discovery and disclosure of immigration status; repealer

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Jan 27, 2020 referred to codes

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A9586 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7562
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1.20, add Art 145 §§145.05 - 145.60, CP L; add §§256-b & 63-e, Art 15-AA §§319 & 319-a, Exec L; add Art 19-C §995, Gen Muni L; amd §§500-c & 621, rpld §§147 & 500-f, Cor L

A9586 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits and regulates the discovery and disclosure of immigration status; prohibits police officers, peace officers, school resource officers, probation agencies, state entities, state employees, and municipal corporations from questioning individuals regarding their citizenship or immigration status and regulates the disclosure of information relating to immigration status; and repeals certain provisions of the correction law relating thereto.

A9586 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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    S. 7562                                                  A. 9586

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 27, 2020
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. SALAZAR -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. REYES -- read once and referred to
  the Committee on Codes

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  criminal  procedure law, the executive law, the
  general municipal law and the correction law, in relation to prohibit-
  ing and regulating the discovery and disclosure of immigration status;
  and to repeal certain provisions of the correction law relating there-
  to

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

  Section  1.  Section  1.20 of the criminal procedure law is amended by
adding five new subdivisions 46, 47, 48, 49, and 50 to read as follows:
  46. "IMMIGRATION AUTHORITIES" MEANS ANY OFFICER, EMPLOYEE, OR  GOVERN-
MENT  EMPLOYEE  WHO  IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ENFORCEMENT OF THE FEDERAL IMMI-
GRATION AND NATIONALITY ACT, INCLUDING ANY OFFICER OR  AGENT  OF  UNITED
STATES  IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT OR UNITED STATES CUSTOMS AND
BORDER PROTECTION.
  47. "IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT"  MEANS  THE  ENFORCEMENT  OF  ANY  CIVIL
PROVISION  OF  THE  FEDERAL  IMMIGRATION  AND  NATIONALITY  ACT  OR  ANY
PROVISION OF LAW THAT PENALIZES A PERSON'S PRESENCE IN, ENTRY  INTO,  OR
REENTRY INTO THE UNITED STATES.
  48.  "IMMIGRATION  LAW" MEANS ANY CIVIL PROVISION OF THE FEDERAL IMMI-
GRATION AND NATIONALITY ACT AND ANY PROVISION OF LAW  THAT  PENALIZES  A
PERSON'S PRESENCE IN, ENTRY INTO, OR REENTRY INTO THE UNITED STATES.
  49. "IMMIGRATION DETAINER" MEANS ANY DOCUMENT, FORM, OR OTHER COMMUNI-
CATION  REQUESTING OR DIRECTING THAT A POLICE OFFICER, PEACE OFFICER, OR
GOVERNMENT ENTITY DETAIN OR MAINTAIN CUSTODY OF AN INDIVIDUAL,  FOR  ANY
PERIOD OF TIME, FOR PICKUP BY OR TRANSFER TO IMMIGRATION AUTHORITIES.
  50.  "CIVIL  IMMIGRATION WARRANT" MEANS ANY WARRANT FOR A VIOLATION OF
CIVIL IMMIGRATION LAW THAT IS NOT ISSUED BY A JUDGE  APPOINTED  PURSUANT
TO ARTICLE III OF THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION OR A FEDERAL MAGISTRATE

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