senate Bill S6786A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to disorderly conduct

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Children And Families Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 10, 2020 print number 6786a
Mar 10, 2020 amend (t) and recommit to children and families
Jan 08, 2020 referred to children and families
Oct 21, 2019 referred to rules

S6786 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8766
Current Committee:
Senate Children And Families
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §812, Fam Ct Act; amd §530.11, CP L

S6786 - Summary

Modifies the definition of disorderly conduct for family offense proceedings to not require an intent to cause public inconvenience, annoyance or alarm, or recklessly creating a risk thereof, but merely an intent to cause annoyance or alarm, or recklessly creating a risk thereof.

S6786 - Sponsor Memo

S6786 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6786

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            October 21, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MAY  --  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 disorderly conduct

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

  Section  1.  The  opening paragraph of subdivision 1 of section 812 of
the family court act, as amended by chapter 109 of the laws of 2019,  is
amended to read as follows:
  The  family court and the criminal courts shall have concurrent juris-
diction over any  proceeding  concerning  acts  which  would  constitute
disorderly conduct, unlawful dissemination or publication of an intimate
image,  harassment in the first degree, harassment in the second degree,
aggravated harassment in the second degree, sexual misconduct,  forcible
touching,  sexual  abuse in the third degree, sexual abuse in the second
degree as set forth in subdivision one of section 130.60  of  the  penal
law, stalking in the first degree, stalking in the second degree, stalk-
ing  in  the  third  degree,  stalking  in  the  fourth degree, criminal
mischief, menacing in the second degree, menacing in the  third  degree,
reckless endangerment, criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circu-
lation,  strangulation  in the second degree, strangulation in the first
degree, assault in the second degree, assault in the  third  degree,  an
attempted assault, identity theft in the first degree, identity theft in
the  second degree, identity theft in the third degree, grand larceny in
the fourth degree, grand larceny in the third degree,  coercion  in  the
second  degree  or coercion in the third degree as set forth in subdivi-
sions one, two and three of section 135.60  of  the  penal  law  between
spouses  or  former  spouses,  or  between  parent  and child or between
members of the same family or household except that  if  the  respondent
would not be criminally responsible by reason of age pursuant to section
30.00  of  the  penal  law,  then  the family court shall have exclusive
jurisdiction  over  such  proceeding.  Notwithstanding  a  complainant's

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

Co-Sponsors

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S6786A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8766
Current Committee:
Senate Children And Families
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §812, Fam Ct Act; amd §530.11, CP L

S6786A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Modifies the definition of disorderly conduct for family offense proceedings to not require an intent to cause public inconvenience, annoyance or alarm, or recklessly creating a risk thereof, but merely an intent to cause annoyance or alarm, or recklessly creating a risk thereof.

S6786A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6786A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6786--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            October 21, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MAY  --  read  twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules  --  recommitted  to
  the  Committee on Children and Families in accordance with Senate Rule
  6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the family court act and the criminal procedure law, in
  relation to disorderly conduct

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

  Section  1.  The  opening paragraph of subdivision 1 of section 812 of
the family court act, as amended by chapter 109 of the laws of 2019,  is
amended to read as follows:
  The  family court and the criminal courts shall have concurrent juris-
diction over any  proceeding  concerning  acts  which  would  constitute
disorderly  conduct AS SET FORTH IN SUBDIVISIONS ONE, THREE, FOUR, FIVE,
SIX AND SEVEN OF SECTION 240.20 OF THE PENAL LAW, unlawful dissemination
or publication of an intimate image, harassment  in  the  first  degree,
harassment  in  the  second  degree, aggravated harassment in the second
degree, sexual misconduct, forcible touching, sexual abuse in the  third
degree,  sexual  abuse  in the second degree as set forth in subdivision
one of section 130.60 of the penal law, stalking in  the  first  degree,
stalking in the second degree, stalking in the third degree, stalking in
the  fourth  degree,  criminal  mischief, menacing in the second degree,
menacing  in  the  third   degree,   reckless   endangerment,   criminal
obstruction  of  breathing  or  blood  circulation, strangulation in the
second degree, strangulation in the first degree, assault in the  second
degree,  assault  in  the  third  degree, an attempted assault, identity
theft in the first degree, identity theft in the second degree, identity
theft in the third degree, grand larceny in  the  fourth  degree,  grand
larceny  in  the third degree, coercion in the second degree or coercion
in the third degree as set forth in subdivisions one, two and  three  of

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

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