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|Jan 08, 2020||
referred to codes
|Apr 15, 2019||
referred to codes
Senate Bill S5189
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Codes Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S5189 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Senate Codes
- Law Section:
- Penal Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §§140.09, 140.18 & 140.19, Pen L; amd §375, V & T L; amd §3650, Ed L
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S2138, S6512
2021-2022: S696, A4015
2023-2024: S6957, A1698
2019-S5189 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes the crimes of criminal trespass on a school bus, school grounds or children's camp; requires the commissioner of motor vehicle, in consultation with the commissioner of transportation, to promulgate rules and regulations for certain signage on school buses; and relates to professional development school bus driver safety training seminars statewide.
2019-S5189 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5189 SPONSOR: KAPLAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to estab- lishing the crimes of criminal trespass on school grounds or children's camp and criminal trespass on a school bus in the first and second degrees; to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to certain signage on school buses; and to amend the education law, in relation to professional development school bus driver safety training seminars PURPOSE: To ensure a safer environment for our school children, school personnel and school bus drivers while on board a school bus. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends the Penal Law by adding a new section 140.09 to estab- lish the crime of criminal trespass on school grounds or children's camp (class C felony).
2019-S5189 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5189 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 15, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to establishing the crimes of criminal trespass on school grounds or children's camp and criminal trespass on a school bus in the first and second degrees; to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to certain signage on school buses; and to amend the education law, in relation to professional development school bus driver safety training seminars THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 140.09 to read as follows: § 140.09 CRIMINAL TRESPASS ON SCHOOL GROUNDS OR CHILDREN'S CAMP. A PERSON IS GUILTY OF CRIMINAL TRESPASS ON SCHOOL GROUNDS OR CHIL- DREN'S CAMP WHEN HE OR SHE COMMITS THE CRIME OF CRIMINAL TRESPASS IN THE FIRST DEGREE PURSUANT TO SECTION 140.17 OF THIS ARTICLE AND SUCH BUILD- ING OR GROUNDS IS UTILIZED AS AN ELEMENTARY OR SECONDARY SCHOOL OR A CHILDREN'S OVERNIGHT CAMP OR A SUMMER DAY CAMP AS DEFINED IN SECTION THIRTEEN HUNDRED NINETY-TWO OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW IN VIOLATION OF CONSPICUOUSLY POSTED RULES OR REGULATIONS GOVERNING ENTRY AND USE THERE- OF. CRIMINAL TRESPASS ON SCHOOL GROUNDS OR CHILDREN'S CAMP IS A CLASS C FELONY. § 2. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 140.18 to read as follows: § 140.18 CRIMINAL TRESPASS ON A SCHOOL BUS IN THE SECOND DEGREE. 1. A PERSON IS GUILTY OF CRIMINAL TRESPASS ON A SCHOOL BUS IN THE SECOND DEGREE WHEN HE OR SHE: (A) WILLFULLY DEMOLISHES, DESTROYS, DEFACES, INJURES, BURNS, OR DAMAGES ANY PUBLIC SCHOOL BUS. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD09325-02-9
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