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|Jan 08, 2020||referred to codes|
|Mar 04, 2019||referred to codes|
senate Bill S4214
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S4214 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4214 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4214 SPONSOR: PARKER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the civil rights law, in relation to civilian complaint review boards PURPOSE: To allow members of civilian complaint review boards that are investi- gating complaints of police misconduct to petition the court for an order permitting disclosure of all personnel records relating to an officer involved in a police shooting or misconduct and the subject of a civilian complaint. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill amends section 50-a of the civil rights law, as amended by chapter 62 of the laws of 2011, to allow any member of a civilian complaint review board that is responsible for investigating police misconduct to petition the court for an order permitting disclo- sure of all evidence obtained during a grand jury proceeding for cases
S4214 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4214 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 4, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the civil rights law, in relation to civilian complaint review boards THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 50-a of the civil rights law, as amended by chapter 516 of the laws of 2014, is amended to read as follows: 1. All personnel records used to evaluate performance toward continued employment or promotion, under the control of any police agency or department of the state or any political subdivision thereof including authorities or agencies maintaining police forces of individuals defined as police officers in section 1.20 of the criminal procedure law and such personnel records under the control of a sheriff's department or a department of correction of individuals employed as correction officers and such personnel records under the control of a paid fire department or force of individuals employed as firefighters or firefighter/paramedics and such personnel records under the control of the department of corrections and community supervision for individuals defined as peace officers pursuant to subdivisions twenty-three and twenty-three-a of section 2.10 of the criminal procedure law and such personnel records under the control of a probation department for indi- viduals defined as peace officers pursuant to subdivision twenty-four of section 2.10 of the criminal procedure law shall be considered confiden- tial and not subject to inspection or review without the express written consent of such police officer, firefighter, firefighter/paramedic, correction officer or peace officer within the department of corrections and community supervision or probation department except as may be mandated by lawful court order, AND EXCEPT THAT A MEMBER OF A CIVILIAN COMPLAINT REVIEW BOARD THAT IS RESPONSIBLE FOR INVESTIGATING POLICE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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