senate Bill S6438

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the reporting of pretrial data by the chief administrator

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Judiciary Committee


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    • Passed Assembly
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 05, 2020 print number 6438b
Feb 05, 2020 amend and recommit to judiciary
Jan 08, 2020 print number 6438a
Jan 08, 2020 amend and recommit to judiciary
referred to judiciary
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 19, 2019 referred to judiciary
Jun 18, 2019 delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1632
Jun 11, 2019 referred to rules

Co-Sponsors

S6438 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8441
Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Judiciary Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §216, Judy L

S6438 - Summary

Requires the office of court administration to publish annually on its website pretrial data and information related to pretrial detention.

S6438 - Sponsor Memo

S6438 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6438

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 11, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the judiciary law,  in  relation  to  the  reporting  of
  pretrial data by the chief administrator

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

  Section 1. Section 216 of the judiciary law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 5 to read as follows:
  5. THE CHIEF ADMINISTRATOR OF THE COURTS  SHALL  REQUEST  AND  RECEIVE
DATA  FROM  EVERY  COURT  WHERE  BAIL DECISIONS ARE MADE AND INCLUDE ALL
POINTS OF DATA SPECIFIED IN THIS SUBDIVISION. SUCH  COURTS  SHALL  TRACK
AND  RECORD SUCH DATA IN EVERY CASE TO PROVIDE QUARTERLY REPORTS, IN THE
AGGREGATE, TO THE OFFICE OF COURT ADMINISTRATION IN A  FORM  DECIDED  BY
THE OFFICE OF COURT ADMINISTRATION, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF
THIS  SUBDIVISION.  THE  DIVISION  OF  CRIMINAL  JUSTICE  SERVICES SHALL
COLLECT FROM ALL COUNTIES DATA RELATED TO PRETRIAL DETENTION AND INCLUDE
RELATED POINTS OF DATA SPECIFIED IN THIS SECTION. THE  OFFICE  OF  COURT
ADMINISTRATION,  IN  CONJUNCTION  WITH  THE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE
SERVICES, SHALL PUBLISH SUCH  DATA  TO  THE  OFFICE  OF  COURT  ADMINIS-
TRATION'S  PUBLIC WEBSITE NO LATER THAN THE FIRST OF MARCH, TWO THOUSAND
TWENTY-ONE, AND ANNUALLY THEREAFTER. SUCH DATA SHALL INCLUDE:
  (A) THE TOTAL NUMBER OF CASES IN THE  SYSTEM,  BOTH  OPEN  AND  CLOSED
CASES, DISAGGREGATED BY COUNTY;
  (B)  THE NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS RELEASED ON RECOGNIZANCE, DISAGGREGATED
BY RACE, GENDER, COUNTY, AND TOP CHARGE;
  (C) THE NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS RELEASED ON CONDITIONS,  SPECIFYING  THE
NUMBER  OF  PEOPLE ORDERED TO ELECTRONIC MONITORING, THE NUMBER OF CASES
IN WHICH THE ORDER FOR ELECTRONIC MONITORING WAS EXTENDED  BEYOND  SIXTY
DAYS  AND  THE  AVERAGE  LENGTH  OF TIME INDIVIDUALS SPENT ON ELECTRONIC
MONITORING, ALL DISAGGREGATED BY RACE, GENDER, COUNTY, AND TOP CHARGE;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13240-01-9

Co-Sponsors

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S6438A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8441
Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Judiciary Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §216, Judy L

S6438A - Summary

Requires the office of court administration to publish annually on its website pretrial data and information related to pretrial detention.

S6438A - Sponsor Memo

S6438A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6438--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. GIANARIS, BAILEY, BENJAMIN, MYRIE, SALAZAR -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Rules  --  recommitted to the Committee on Judiciary in
  accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the judiciary law,  in  relation  to  the  reporting  of
  pretrial data by the chief administrator

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

  Section 1. Section 216 of the judiciary law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 5 to read as follows:
  5. THE CHIEF ADMINISTRATOR OF THE COURTS  SHALL  REQUEST  AND  RECEIVE
DATA  FROM  EVERY  COURT  WHERE  BAIL DECISIONS ARE MADE AND INCLUDE ALL
POINTS OF DATA SPECIFIED IN THIS SUBDIVISION. SUCH  COURTS  SHALL  TRACK
AND  RECORD SUCH DATA IN EVERY CASE TO PROVIDE QUARTERLY REPORTS, IN THE
AGGREGATE, TO THE OFFICE OF COURT ADMINISTRATION IN A  FORM  DECIDED  BY
THE OFFICE OF COURT ADMINISTRATION, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF
THIS  SUBDIVISION.  THE  DIVISION  OF  CRIMINAL  JUSTICE  SERVICES SHALL
COLLECT FROM ALL COUNTIES DATA RELATED TO PRETRIAL DETENTION AND INCLUDE
RELATED POINTS OF DATA SPECIFIED IN THIS SECTION. THE  OFFICE  OF  COURT
ADMINISTRATION,  IN  CONJUNCTION  WITH  THE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE
SERVICES, SHALL PUBLISH SUCH  DATA  TO  THE  OFFICE  OF  COURT  ADMINIS-
TRATION'S  PUBLIC WEBSITE NO LATER THAN THE FIRST OF MARCH, TWO THOUSAND
TWENTY-TWO, AND ANNUALLY THEREAFTER. SUCH DATA SHALL INCLUDE:
  (A) THE TOTAL NUMBER OF CASES IN THE  SYSTEM,  BOTH  OPEN  AND  CLOSED
CASES, DISAGGREGATED BY COUNTY;
  (B)  THE NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS RELEASED ON RECOGNIZANCE, DISAGGREGATED
BY RACE, GENDER, COUNTY, AND TOP CHARGE;
  (C) THE NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS RELEASED ON CONDITIONS,  SPECIFYING  THE
NUMBER  OF  PEOPLE ORDERED TO ELECTRONIC MONITORING, THE NUMBER OF CASES

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

Co-Sponsors

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S6438B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8441
Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Judiciary Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §216, Judy L

S6438B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the office of court administration to publish annually on its website pretrial data and information related to pretrial detention.

S6438B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6438B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6438--B

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GIANARIS, BAILEY, BENJAMIN, MYRIE, RAMOS, SALAZAR --
  read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Rules -- recommitted to the Committee on Judiciary in
  accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  judiciary  law, in relation to the reporting of
  pretrial data by the chief administrator

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

  Section 1. Section 216 of the judiciary law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 5 to read as follows:
  5.  THE  CHIEF  ADMINISTRATOR  OF THE COURTS SHALL REQUEST AND RECEIVE
DATA FROM EVERY COURT WHERE BAIL DECISIONS  ARE  MADE  AND  INCLUDE  ALL
POINTS  OF  DATA  SPECIFIED IN THIS SUBDIVISION. SUCH COURTS SHALL TRACK
AND RECORD SUCH DATA IN EVERY CASE TO PROVIDE QUARTERLY REPORTS, IN  THE
AGGREGATE,  TO  THE  OFFICE OF COURT ADMINISTRATION IN A FORM DECIDED BY
THE OFFICE OF COURT ADMINISTRATION, AND TO  THE  PUBLIC,  IN  ACCORDANCE
WITH  THE  PROVISIONS  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION.  THE  DIVISION OF CRIMINAL
JUSTICE SERVICES  SHALL  COLLECT  FROM  ALL  COUNTIES  DATA  RELATED  TO
PRETRIAL  DETENTION AND INCLUDE RELATED POINTS OF DATA SPECIFIED IN THIS
SECTION. THE OFFICE OF COURT ADMINISTRATION,  IN  CONJUNCTION  WITH  THE
DIVISION  OF  CRIMINAL  JUSTICE SERVICES, SHALL PUBLISH SUCH DATA ON THE
OFFICE OF COURT ADMINISTRATION'S PUBLIC WEBSITE NO LATER THAN THE  FIRST
OF MARCH ANNUALLY. SUCH DATA SHALL INCLUDE:
  (A)  THE  TOTAL  NUMBER  OF  CASES IN THE SYSTEM, BOTH OPEN AND CLOSED
CASES, DISAGGREGATED BY COUNTY;
  (B) THE NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS RELEASED ON RECOGNIZANCE,  DISAGGREGATED
BY RACE, GENDER, COUNTY, TOP CHARGE, AND CASE OUTCOME;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13240-05-0

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