senate Bill S5807

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to sentencing for the crime of aggravated cruelty to animals

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 12, 2019 referred to agriculture
returned to assembly
repassed senate
Jun 06, 2019 amended on third reading 5807a
Jun 06, 2019 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
Jun 05, 2019 returned to senate
recalled from assembly
Jun 04, 2019 referred to agriculture
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 30, 2019 ordered to third reading cal.1017
reported and committed to rules
May 15, 2019 referred to domestic animal welfare

Votes

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May 30, 2019 - Domestic Animal Welfare committee Vote

S5807
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Domestic Animal Welfare Committee Vote: May 30, 2019

aye wr (1)

May 30, 2019 - Rules committee Vote

S5807
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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S5807 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8157
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §353-a, Ag & Mkts L

S5807 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to sentencing for the crime of aggravated cruelty to animals; removes the two year imprisonment cap.

S5807 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5807 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5807

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. MARTINEZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Domestic Animal Welfare

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to sentenc-
  ing for the crime of aggravated cruelty to animals

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  3  of  section  353-a of the agriculture and
markets law, as added by chapter 118 of the laws of 1999, is amended  to
read as follows:
  3. Aggravated cruelty to animals is a felony. A defendant convicted of
this offense shall be sentenced pursuant to paragraph (b) of subdivision
one  of section 55.10 of the penal law [provided, however, that any term
of imprisonment imposed for violation of this section shall be  a  defi-
nite sentence, which may not exceed two years].
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11736-02-9

Co-Sponsors

S5807A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8157
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §353-a, Ag & Mkts L

S5807A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to sentencing for the crime of aggravated cruelty to animals; removes the two year imprisonment cap.

S5807A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5807A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5807--A
    Cal. No. 1017

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. MARTINEZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Domestic Animal Welfare --
  reported favorably from said committee and committed to the  Committee
  on Rules -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to a third
  reading,  passed  by  Senate  and delivered to the Assembly, recalled,
  vote reconsidered, restored to  third  reading,  amended  and  ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to sentenc-
  ing for the crime of aggravated cruelty to animals

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as "Tucker's law".
  § 2. Subdivision 3 of section 353-a of  the  agriculture  and  markets
law,  as added by chapter 118 of the laws of 1999, is amended to read as
follows:
  3. Aggravated cruelty to animals is a felony. A defendant convicted of
this offense shall be sentenced pursuant to paragraph (b) of subdivision
one of section 55.10 of the penal law [provided, however, that any  term
of  imprisonment  imposed for violation of this section shall be a defi-
nite sentence, which may not exceed two years].
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11736-03-9

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