assembly Bill A4234

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires the parole board to grant parole to inmates who successfully participate in a temporary release program for two years without interruption immediately prior to appearance before the board

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May 09, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.292
May 07, 2019 reported
Apr 30, 2019 reported referred to codes
Feb 01, 2019 referred to correction

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A4234 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2693
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §259-i, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9358
2015-2016: A2186
2017-2018: A4047

A4234 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the parole board to grant parole to inmates who successfully participate in a temporary release program for two years without interruption immediately prior to appearance before the board.

A4234 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4234

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 1, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. WEPRIN, O'DONNELL -- read once and referred to
  the Committee on Correction

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation  to  procedures  for  the
  conduct of the work of the state board of parole

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 259-i  of  the  executive  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph (f) to read as follows:
  (F) NOTWITHSTANDING THE REQUIREMENTS OF PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVI-
SION, AN INMATE WHO HAS SUCCESSFULLY PARTICIPATED IN A TEMPORARY RELEASE
PROGRAM  FOR  TWO YEARS WITHOUT INTERRUPTION IMMEDIATELY PRIOR TO HIS OR
HER BOARD APPEARANCE SHALL BE GRANTED PAROLE.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07257-01-9

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