senate Bill S7146

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Adds serious crimes to those offenses that qualify for bail and pre-trial detention

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Codes Committee


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Jan 08, 2020 referred to codes

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S7146 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9582
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§510.10, 530.20 & 530.40, CP L

S7146 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Adds serious crimes to those offenses that qualify for bail and pre-trial detention such as but not limited to hate crimes.

S7146 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7146 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7146

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 8, 2020
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to adding  seri-
  ous  crimes  to  those  offenses  that  qualify for bail and pre-trial
  detention

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

  Section 1. The opening paragraph and paragraphs (a), (d), (g), (h) and
(i) of subdivision 4 of section 510.10 of the criminal procedure law, as
added  by  section  2 of part JJJ of chapter 59 of the laws of 2019, are
amended and eighteen new paragraphs (j), (k), (l), (m), (n),  (o),  (p),
(q),  (r), (s), (t), (u), (v), (w), (x), (y), (z), and (aa) are added to
read as follows:
  Where the principal stands charged  with  a  qualifying  offense,  the
court, unless otherwise prohibited by law, may in its discretion release
the principal pending trial on the principal's own recognizance or under
non-monetary  conditions,  fix  bail, or, where the defendant is charged
with a qualifying offense [which is a felony], the court may commit  the
principal to the custody of the sheriff. A principal stands charged with
a qualifying offense for the purposes of this subdivision when he or she
stands charged with:
  (a) a felony enumerated in section 70.02 of the penal law[, other than
burglary  in  the second degree as defined in subdivision two of section
140.25 of the penal law or robbery in the second degree  as  defined  in
subdivision one of section 160.10 of the penal law];
  (d)  a class A felony defined in the penal law[, other than in article
two hundred twenty of such law with the exception of section  220.77  of
such law];
  (g)  money  laundering  in support of terrorism in the first degree as
defined in section 470.24 of the penal law; money laundering in  support
of  terrorism  in  the second degree as defined in section 470.23 of the
penal law; MONEY LAUNDERING IN SUPPORT OF TERRORISM IN THE THIRD  DEGREE
AS  DEFINED  IN  SECTION  470.22  OF  THE PENAL LAW; MONEY LAUNDERING IN
SUPPORT OF TERRORISM IN THE FOURTH DEGREE AS DEFINED IN  SECTION  470.21

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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