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|Jan 08, 2020
referred to codes
|May 15, 2019
referred to codes
Senate Bill S5837
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-S5837 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-S5837 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5837 SPONSOR: BAILEY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the criminal procedure law, the correction law, and the executive law, in relation to work related labor protests not being considered a parole violation PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to ensure that individuals subject to vari- ous forms of supervised release have the right to protest work-related labor conditions. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill amends section 410.10 of the criminal procedure law by adding a new subdivision 4 which mandates courts to, upon pronouncement of sentence, advise an individual that engaging in work- related labor protests shall not be considered a violation of his or her probation or conditional discharge.
2019-S5837 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5837 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 15, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sens. BAILEY, RAMOS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, the correction law, and the executive law, in relation to work related labor protests not being considered a parole violation THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 410.10 of the criminal procedure law is amended by adding a new subdivision 4 to read as follows: 4. WHEN THE COURT PRONOUNCES A SENTENCE OF PROBATION OR CONDITIONAL DISCHARGE, THE COURT SHALL PROVIDE THAT WORK RELATED LABOR PROTESTS SHALL NOT BE CONSIDERED A VIOLATION OF SUCH SENTENCE OF PROBATION OR CONDITIONAL DISCHARGE. § 2. The correction law is amended by adding a new section 209 to read as follows: § 209. PERMITTED ACTIVITIES. WHERE ANY PERSON IS GRANTED PRESUMPTIVE RELEASE, PAROLE, CONDITIONAL RELEASE OR RELEASE TO POST-RELEASE SUPER- VISION, SUCH PERSON SHALL NOT BE DEEMED TO BE IN VIOLATION OF AND THE DEPARTMENT SHALL NOT TERMINATE SUCH GRANTED PRESUMPTIVE RELEASE, PAROLE, CONDITIONAL RELEASE OR RELEASE TO POST-RELEASE SUPERVISION SOLELY BECAUSE SUCH PERSON PARTICIPATED IN WORK RELATED LABOR PROTESTS. § 3. Section 274 of the correction law is amended by adding a new subdivision 11 to read as follows: 11. THE COMMISSION, OR ANY MEMBER THEREOF, SHALL NOT DETERMINE THAT A PERSON WHO HAS BEEN CONDITIONALLY RELEASED HAS LAPSED INTO CRIMINAL WAYS OR COMPANY, OR HAS VIOLATED ONE OR MORE CONDITIONS OF CONDITIONAL RELEASE BECAUSE SUCH PERSON PARTICIPATED IN WORK RELATED LABOR PROTESTS. § 4. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 259-t to read as follows: § 259-T. PERMITTED ACTIVITIES. WHERE ANY PERSON IS GRANTED PRESUMPTIVE RELEASE, PAROLE, CONDITIONAL RELEASE, RELEASE TO POST-RELEASE SUPER- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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