senate Bill S2689

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Authorizes daily visitation at all general confinement correctional facilities

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Crime Victims, Crime And Correction Committee


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Jan 08, 2020 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
Jan 28, 2019 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

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S2689 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4338
Current Committee:
Senate Crime Victims, Crime And Correction
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Add §138-b, Cor L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A10359

S2689 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes visitation at all general confinement correctional facilities seven days a week.

S2689 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2689 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2689

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed  to  be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and
  Correction

AN ACT to amend the correction law, in  relation  to  authorizing  daily
  visitation at general confinement correctional facilities

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

  Section 1. The correction law is amended by adding a new section 138-b
to read as follows:
  § 138-B. DAILY VISITATION. VISITATION SHALL BE OFFERED  SEVEN  DAYS  A
WEEK AT ALL GENERAL CONFINEMENT CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES.
  §  2. This act shall take effect one year after it shall have become a
law.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08583-01-9

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