senate Bill S6533

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to requiring the video recording of interrogations of juveniles in juvenile delinquency proceedings in family court

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 27, 2020 signed chap.299
Nov 18, 2020 delivered to governor
Jul 21, 2020 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.300
substituted for a7970
Mar 11, 2020 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 27, 2020 advanced to third reading
Feb 26, 2020 2nd report cal.
Feb 25, 2020 1st report cal.476
Feb 04, 2020 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2020 referred to children and families
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 19, 2019 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1734
Jun 15, 2019 referred to rules

Votes

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Feb 25, 2020 - Finance committee Vote

S6533
18
2
committee
18
Aye
2
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 4, 2020 - Children and Families committee Vote

S6533
5
1
committee
5
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Children and Families Committee Vote: Feb 4, 2020

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

Jun 19, 2019 - Rules committee Vote

S6533
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S6533 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7970
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §§305.2 & 344.2, Fam Ct Act

S6533 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to requiring the video recording of interrogations of juveniles in juvenile delinquency proceedings in family court.

S6533 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6533 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6533
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 15, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  MONTGOMERY  --  (at request of the Office of Court
   Administration) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to
   be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the family court act, in relation to video recording  of
   interrogations  of  juveniles  in  juvenile delinquency proceedings in
   family court

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Subdivision 8 of section 305.2 of the family court act, as
 amended by chapter 398 of the laws of 1983, is amended and a new  subdi-
 vision 5-a is  added to read as follows:
   5-A.  WHERE  A  CHILD IS SUBJECT TO INTERROGATION AT A FACILITY DESIG-
 NATED BY THE CHIEF ADMINISTRATOR OF THE COURTS AS A SUITABLE  PLACE  FOR
 THE  QUESTIONING  OF  JUVENILES  PURSUANT  TO  SUBDIVISION  FOUR OF THIS
 SECTION, THE ENTIRE INTERROGATION, INCLUDING THE GIVING OF ANY  REQUIRED
 NOTICE  TO  THE  CHILD AS TO HIS OR HER RIGHTS AND THE CHILD'S WAIVER OF
 ANY RIGHTS, SHALL BE VIDEO RECORDED IN A MANNER CONSISTENT  WITH  STAND-
 ARDS  ESTABLISHED  BY  RULE OF THE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES
 PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (E) OF SUBDIVISION THREE OF SECTION 60.45  OF  THE
 CRIMINAL  PROCEDURE LAW. THE INTERROGATION SHALL BE RECORDED IN A MANNER
 SUCH THAT THE PERSONS IN THE RECORDING ARE IDENTIFIABLE AND  THE  SPEECH
 IS  INTELLIGIBLE.  A COPY OF THE RECORDING SHALL BE SUBJECT TO DISCOVERY
 PURSUANT TO SECTION 331.2 OF THIS ARTICLE.
   8. In determining the suitability of questioning and  determining  the
 reasonable period of time for questioning such a child, the child's age,
 the  presence  or absence of his OR HER parents or other persons legally
 responsible for his OR HER care [and], notification pursuant to subdivi-
 sion three AND, WHERE THE CHILD HAS  BEEN  INTERROGATED  AT  A  FACILITY
 DESIGNATED  BY THE CHIEF ADMINISTRATOR OF THE COURTS AS A SUITABLE PLACE
 FOR THE QUESTIONING OF  JUVENILES,  WHETHER  THE  INTERROGATION  WAS  IN
 COMPLIANCE  WITH  THE  VIDEO-RECORDING  AND  DISCLOSURE  REQUIREMENTS OF
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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