senate Bill S2858

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Makes aggravated vehicular homicide a violent felony offense

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to codes
Jan 30, 2019 referred to codes

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S2858 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §70.02, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S4150
2015-2016: S3940
2017-2018: S3517

S2858 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes aggravated vehicular homicide a violent felony offense.

S2858 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2858 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2858

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the penal  law,  in  relation  to  including  aggravated
  vehicular homicide as a violent felony offense

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

  Section 1.  Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of  section  70.02  of  the
penal  law, as amended by chapter 189 of the laws of 2018, is amended to
read as follows:
  (a) Class B violent felony offenses: an attempt to  commit  the  class
A-I  felonies  of  murder  in  the  second  degree as defined in section
125.25, kidnapping in the first degree as defined in section 135.25, and
arson in the first degree as defined in section 150.20; manslaughter  in
the  first  degree as defined in section 125.20, aggravated manslaughter
in the first degree as defined in section  125.22,  rape  in  the  first
degree  as  defined  in section 130.35, criminal sexual act in the first
degree as defined in section 130.50,  aggravated  sexual  abuse  in  the
first  degree  as  defined  in  section 130.70, course of sexual conduct
against a child in the  first  degree  as  defined  in  section  130.75;
assault  in  the  first  degree as defined in section 120.10, AGGRAVATED
VEHICULAR HOMICIDE AS DEFINED  IN  SECTION  125.14,  kidnapping  in  the
second degree as defined in section 135.20, burglary in the first degree
as  defined  in section 140.30, arson in the second degree as defined in
section 150.15, robbery in  the  first  degree  as  defined  in  section
160.15, sex trafficking as defined in paragraphs (a) and (b) of subdivi-
sion  five  of  section 230.34, sex trafficking of a child as defined in
section 230.34-a, incest in the  first  degree  as  defined  in  section
255.27,  criminal  possession of a weapon in the first degree as defined
in section 265.04, criminal use of a firearm  in  the  first  degree  as
defined  in  section  265.09,  criminal  sale  of a firearm in the first
degree as defined in section 265.13, aggravated assault  upon  a  police

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

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