senate Bill S3313

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to certificates upon discharge

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2020 committed to rules
Mar 18, 2020 advanced to third reading
Mar 11, 2020 2nd report cal.
Mar 10, 2020 1st report cal.584
Jan 08, 2020 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
Jun 20, 2019 committed to rules
Apr 29, 2019 advanced to third reading
Apr 10, 2019 2nd report cal.
Apr 09, 2019 1st report cal.418
Feb 05, 2019 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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Mar 10, 2020 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S3313
5
2
committee
5
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Mar 10, 2020

nay (2)

Apr 9, 2019 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S3313
5
2
committee
5
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Apr 9, 2019

nay (2)

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S3313 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2211
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §205, Cor L; amd §259-j, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S8076, A9805
2017-2018: S3494, S5561, A1052
2021-2022: S2630, A5549

S3313 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to certificates of relief from disabilities and certificates of good conduct upon discharge.

S3313 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3313 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3313
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 5, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  SANDERS,  MONTGOMERY,  SAVINO  --  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 and the executive law, in relation to
   certificates upon discharge

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 205  of  the  correction  law,  as
 added  by section 32 of subpart A of part C of chapter 62 of the laws of
 2011, is amended to read as follows:
   2. (A) A merit  termination  granted  by  the  department  under  this
 section  shall  constitute a termination of the sentence with respect to
 which it was granted. No such merit termination shall be granted  unless
 the  department  is satisfied that termination of sentence from presump-
 tive release, parole, conditional release or post-release supervision is
 in the best interest of society,  and  that  the  parolee  or  releasee,
 otherwise  financially  able  to comply with an order of restitution and
 the payment of any mandatory surcharge previously imposed by a court  of
 competent  jurisdiction,  has  made a good faith effort to comply there-
 with.
   (B) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, A PERSON GRANTED MERIT
 TERMINATION PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE PROVIDED A CERTIFICATE  OF
 RELIEF FROM DISABILITIES PURSUANT TO SECTION SEVEN HUNDRED THREE OF THIS
 CHAPTER  OR  A  CERTIFICATE  OF GOOD CONDUCT UNDER SECTION SEVEN HUNDRED
 THREE-B OF THIS CHAPTER, AS APPLICABLE.
   § 2. Section 259-j of the executive law is amended  by  adding  a  new
 subdivision 4 to read as follows:
   4.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER  PROVISION  OF  LAW,  A PERSON GRANTED
 DISCHARGE PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE  PROVIDED
 A  CERTIFICATE  OF  RELIEF  FROM  DISABILITIES PURSUANT TO SECTION SEVEN
 HUNDRED THREE OF THE CORRECTION LAW OR A  CERTIFICATE  OF  GOOD  CONDUCT
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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