senate Bill S2575B

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires a law enforcement officer or peace officer who discharges his or her weapon under circumstances where a person could be struck by a bullet to immediately report the incident

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Current Bill Status Via A10608 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • 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 15, 2020 signed chap.101
delivered to governor
Jun 08, 2020 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.677
substituted for s2575b
Jun 08, 2020 substituted by a10608
ordered to third reading cal.677
reported and committed to rules
Jun 05, 2020 print number 2575b
Jun 05, 2020 amend and recommit to codes
Jan 08, 2020 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 19, 2019 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 08, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 07, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 06, 2019 1st report cal.563
Apr 29, 2019 print number 2575a
Apr 29, 2019 amend and recommit to codes
Jan 28, 2019 referred to codes

Votes

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May 28, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S2575B
16
1
committee
16
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 6, 2019 - Codes committee Vote

S2575A
8
1
committee
8
Aye
1
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 6, 2019

nay (1)

Co-Sponsors

S2575 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10608
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §837-v, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A5734
2011-2012: A2953
2013-2014: A3698
2015-2016: A6478
2017-2018: S9133, A3574

S2575 - Summary

Requires a law enforcement officer or peace officer who discharges his or her weapon under circumstances where a person could be struck by a bullet to immediately report the incident to his or her superiors.

S2575 - Sponsor Memo

S2575 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2575

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BAILEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the executive  law,  in  relation  to  requiring  a  law
  enforcement  officer or peace officer who discharges his or her weapon
  under circumstances where a person could be  struck  by  a  bullet  to
  immediately report the incident

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

  Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section  837-t
to read as follows:
  §  837-T. REPORT OF DISCHARGE OF WEAPON.  1. ANY LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFI-
CER OR PEACE OFFICER WHO DISCHARGES HIS OR HER WEAPON WHILE ON  DUTY  OR
OFF  DUTY  UNDER  CIRCUMSTANCES  WHEREIN  A  PERSON COULD BE STRUCK BY A
BULLET FROM  THE  WEAPON,  INCLUDING  SITUATIONS  WHEREIN  SUCH  OFFICER
DISCHARGES HIS OR HER WEAPON IN THE DIRECTION OF A PERSON, SHALL VERBAL-
LY  REPORT  THE INCIDENT TO HIS OR HER SUPERIORS WITHIN SIX HOURS OF THE
OCCURRENCE OF THE INCIDENT AND SHALL PREPARE AND FILE A  WRITTEN  REPORT
OF  THE INCIDENT WITHIN FORTY-EIGHT HOURS OF THE OCCURRENCE OF THE INCI-
DENT.  NOTHING CONTAINED IN THIS SECTION SHALL PREVENT ANY OFFICER  FROM
INVOKING HIS OR HER CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT TO AVOID SELF-INCRIMINATION.
  2.  AS USED IN THIS SECTION "LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER" MEANS A STATE OR
LOCAL POLICE OFFICER AND "PEACE OFFICER" MEANS ANY PERSON DESIGNATED  AS
A PEACE OFFICER PURSUANT TO SECTION 2.10 OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE LAW.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05659-01-9

Co-Sponsors

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S2575A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10608
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §837-v, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A5734
2011-2012: A2953
2013-2014: A3698
2015-2016: A6478
2017-2018: S9133, A3574

S2575A - Summary

Requires a law enforcement officer or peace officer who discharges his or her weapon under circumstances where a person could be struck by a bullet to immediately report the incident to his or her superiors.

S2575A - Sponsor Memo

S2575A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2575--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. BAILEY, RAMOS -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when  printed  to  be committed to the Committee on Codes -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the executive  law,  in  relation  to  requiring  a  law
  enforcement  officer or peace officer who discharges his or her weapon
  under circumstances where a person could be  struck  by  a  bullet  to
  immediately report the incident

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

  Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section  837-u
to read as follows:
  §  837-U. REPORT OF DISCHARGE OF WEAPON.  1. ANY LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFI-
CER OR PEACE OFFICER WHO DISCHARGES HIS OR HER WEAPON WHILE ON  DUTY  OR
OFF  DUTY  UNDER  CIRCUMSTANCES  WHEREIN  A  PERSON COULD BE STRUCK BY A
BULLET FROM  THE  WEAPON,  INCLUDING  SITUATIONS  WHEREIN  SUCH  OFFICER
DISCHARGES HIS OR HER WEAPON IN THE DIRECTION OF A PERSON, SHALL VERBAL-
LY  REPORT  THE INCIDENT TO HIS OR HER SUPERIORS WITHIN SIX HOURS OF THE
OCCURRENCE OF THE INCIDENT AND SHALL PREPARE AND FILE A  WRITTEN  REPORT
OF  THE INCIDENT WITHIN FORTY-EIGHT HOURS OF THE OCCURRENCE OF THE INCI-
DENT.  NOTHING CONTAINED IN THIS SECTION SHALL PREVENT ANY OFFICER  FROM
INVOKING HIS OR HER CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT TO AVOID SELF-INCRIMINATION.
  2.  AS USED IN THIS SECTION "LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER" MEANS A STATE OR
LOCAL POLICE OFFICER AND "PEACE OFFICER" MEANS ANY PERSON DESIGNATED  AS
A PEACE OFFICER PURSUANT TO SECTION 2.10 OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE LAW.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05659-02-9

Co-Sponsors

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S2575B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10608
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §837-v, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A5734
2011-2012: A2953
2013-2014: A3698
2015-2016: A6478
2017-2018: S9133, A3574

S2575B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires a law enforcement officer or peace officer who discharges his or her weapon under circumstances where a person could be struck by a bullet to immediately report the incident to his or her superiors.

S2575B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2575B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2575--B

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced   by  Sens.  BAILEY,  BRESLIN,  CARLUCCI,  HOYLMAN,  JACKSON,
  KAVANAGH, LIU, RAMOS, SANDERS, SEPULVEDA --  read  twice  and  ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee -- recommitted to the Committee on Codes
  in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  executive  law,  in relation to requiring a law
  enforcement officer or peace officer who discharges his or her  weapon
  under  circumstances  where  a  person  could be struck by a bullet to
  immediately report the incident

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

  Section  1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 837-v
to read as follows:
  § 837-V. REPORT OF DISCHARGE OF WEAPON.  1. ANY LAW ENFORCEMENT  OFFI-
CER  OR  PEACE OFFICER WHO DISCHARGES HIS OR HER WEAPON WHILE ON DUTY OR
OFF DUTY UNDER CIRCUMSTANCES WHEREIN A  PERSON  COULD  BE  STRUCK  BY  A
BULLET  FROM  THE  WEAPON,  INCLUDING  SITUATIONS  WHEREIN  SUCH OFFICER
DISCHARGES HIS OR HER WEAPON IN THE DIRECTION OF A PERSON, SHALL VERBAL-
LY REPORT THE INCIDENT TO HIS OR HER SUPERIORS WITHIN SIX HOURS  OF  THE
OCCURRENCE  OF  THE INCIDENT AND SHALL PREPARE AND FILE A WRITTEN REPORT
OF THE INCIDENT WITHIN FORTY-EIGHT HOURS OF THE OCCURRENCE OF THE  INCI-
DENT.   NOTHING CONTAINED IN THIS SECTION SHALL PREVENT ANY OFFICER FROM
INVOKING HIS OR HER CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT TO AVOID SELF-INCRIMINATION.
  2. AS USED IN THIS SECTION "LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER" MEANS A STATE  OR
LOCAL  POLICE OFFICER AND "PEACE OFFICER" MEANS ANY PERSON DESIGNATED AS
A PEACE OFFICER PURSUANT TO SECTION 2.10 OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE LAW.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.

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

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