|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Aug 21, 2019||signed chap.178|
|Aug 12, 2019||delivered to governor|
|Jun 17, 2019||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.1451
substituted for s6353
|Jun 17, 2019||substituted by a7051|
ordered to third reading cal.1451
|Jun 06, 2019||referred to rules|
senate Bill S6353Signed By Governor
Current Bill Status Via A7051 - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S6353 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Executive Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§621 & 631, Exec L
S6353 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6353 SPONSOR: MONTGOMERY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to the definition of "child victims" and to awards for certain child victims PURPOSE OF THE BILL: The purpose of this measure is to expand the definition of "child victim" to include victims less than 18 years old, who suffer physical, mental or emotional injury, loss or damage as a result of any violation enumerated in Article 22 of the Executive Law - committed against, or witnessed by such child. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one would amend subdivision 11 of section 621 of the Executive Law, expanding the definition of "child victim" to include any violations enumerated in subdivision 12 of section 631 of the Executive Law.
S6353 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6353 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E June 6, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sens. MONTGOMERY, PERSAUD -- (at request of the Office of Victim Services) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to the definition of "child victims" and to awards for certain child victims THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 11 of section 621 of the executive law, as amended by chapter 56 of the laws of 1988, is amended to read as follows: 11. For purposes of this article "child victim" shall mean a person less than eighteen years of age who suffers physical, mental or emotional injury, or loss or damage, as a direct result of a crime OR ANY VIOLATION LISTED IN SUBDIVISION TWELVE OF SECTION SIX HUNDRED THIR- TY-ONE OF THIS ARTICLE, or as a result of witnessing a crime OR ANY VIOLATION LISTED IN SUBDIVISION TWELVE OF SECTION SIX HUNDRED THIRTY-ONE OF THIS ARTICLE. § 2. Subdivision 17 of section 631 of the executive law, as added by chapter 272 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows: 17. Notwithstanding the provisions of subdivision one of this section, where a child victim has not been physically injured as a direct result of a crime OR ANY VIOLATION LISTED IN SUBDIVISION TWELVE OF THIS SECTION, or has witnessed a crime OR ANY VIOLATION LISTED IN SUBDIVISION TWELVE OF THIS SECTION in which no physical injury occurred, the claim- ant shall only be eligible for an award that includes the unreimbursed cost of repair or replacement of essential personal property of the child victim that has been lost, damaged or destroyed as a direct result of a crime OR ANY VIOLATION LISTED IN SUBDIVISION TWELVE OF THIS SECTION, transportation expenses incurred by the claimant for necessary court appearances of the child victim in connection with the prosecution of such crimes, and, if counseling is commenced within one year from the EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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