assembly Bill A10446A

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Repeals subdivision 4 of section 240.35 of the penal law that relates to the crime of loitering

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Current Bill Status Via S8415 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 13, 2020 signed chap.98
Jun 05, 2020 delivered to governor
May 27, 2020 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.41
substituted for a10446a
May 27, 2020 substituted by s8415
rules report cal.41
reported
May 26, 2020 reported referred to rules
May 22, 2020 print number 10446a
May 22, 2020 amend (t) and recommit to codes
May 18, 2020 referred to codes

Votes

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May 26, 2020 - Codes committee Vote

S8415
7
3
committee
7
Aye
3
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 26, 2020

aye wr (2)

May 24, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S8415
12
7
committee
12
Aye
7
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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A10446 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8415
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §240.35 sub 4, Pen L

A10446 - Summary

Relates to the crime of loitering.

A10446 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  10446

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 18, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  COMMITTEE  ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Quart) --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to the crime of loitering

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

  Section 1. Section 240.35 of the penal law, subdivision 5 as separate-
ly amended by chapters 350 and 395 of the laws of 2001 and subdivision 6
as  renumbered by chapter 446 of the laws of 1978, is amended to read as
follows:
§ 240.35 Loitering.
  A person is guilty of loitering when he[:
  2. Loiters or remains in a public place for the  purpose  of  gambling
with cards, dice or other gambling paraphernalia; or
  4.  Being  masked  or  in any manner disguised by unusual or unnatural
attire or facial alteration, loiters, remains or congregates in a public
place with other persons so masked or disguised, or knowingly permits or
aids persons so masked or disguised to congregate  in  a  public  place;
except  that  such  conduct is not unlawful when it occurs in connection
with a masquerade party or  like  entertainment  if,  when  such  enter-
tainment  is  held  in  a  city  which  has  promulgated  regulations in
connection with such affairs, permission  is  first  obtained  from  the
police or other appropriate authorities; or
  5.  Loiters]  OR  SHE LOITERS or remains in or about school grounds, a
college or university building or grounds or a children's overnight camp
as defined in section one  thousand  three  hundred  ninety-two  of  the
public  health  law or a summer day camp as defined in section one thou-
sand three hundred ninety-two of the  public  health  law,  or  loiters,
remains  in  or  enters  a  school bus as defined in section one hundred
forty-two of the vehicle and traffic  law,  not  having  any  reason  or
relationship  involving  custody  of  or  responsibility  for a pupil or
student, or any other specific, legitimate reason for being  there,  and
not  having  written permission from anyone authorized to grant the same
or loiters or remains in or about  such  children's  overnight  camp  or

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

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A10446A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8415
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §240.35 sub 4, Pen L

A10446A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the crime of loitering.

A10446A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                10446--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 18, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  COMMITTEE  ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Quart) --
  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  repeal subdivision 4 of section 240.35 of the penal law, in
  relation to the crime of loitering

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  4  of  section  240.35  of  the penal law is
REPEALED.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.








 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD16256-02-0