senate Bill S2625

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Expands the crimes included in domestic violence to include identity theft, grand larceny and coercion, for purposes of assistance to victims thereof

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 28, 2019 referred to social services
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 11, 2019 advanced to third reading
Feb 05, 2019 2nd report cal.
Feb 04, 2019 1st report cal.109
Jan 28, 2019 referred to social services

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Feb 4, 2019 - Social Services committee Vote

S2625
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committee
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Nay
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Absent
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Excused
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Social Services Committee Vote: Feb 4, 2019

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S2625 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5608
Current Committee:
Assembly Social Services
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §459-a, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A7871
2017-2018: S6293, A1330

S2625 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Expands the crimes included in domestic violence to include identity theft, grand larceny and coercion, for purposes of assistance to victims thereof.

S2625 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2625 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2625

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Social Services

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation  to  expanding  the
  crimes  included in domestic violence to include identity theft, grand
  larceny and coercion

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 1 of section 459-a of the social services law,
as amended by chapter 11 of the laws of 2011,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  1.  "Victim  of  domestic  violence"  means any person over the age of
sixteen, any married person or any parent  accompanied  by  his  or  her
minor  child  or  children  in  situations  in which such person or such
person's child is a victim of an act which would constitute a  violation
of the penal law, including, but not limited to acts constituting disor-
derly  conduct,  harassment,  aggravated  harassment, sexual misconduct,
forcible touching, sexual abuse, stalking, criminal mischief,  menacing,
reckless endangerment, kidnapping, assault, attempted assault, attempted
murder,  criminal  obstruction  of  breathing or blood circulation, [or]
strangulation, IDENTITY THEFT, GRAND LARCENY OR COERCION; and
  (i) such act or acts have resulted in  actual  physical  or  emotional
injury  or have created a substantial risk of physical or emotional harm
to such person or such person's child; and
  (ii) such act or acts are or are alleged to have been committed  by  a
family or household member.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00871-01-9

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