senate Bill S7205

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Ensures repeat offenders qualify for bail and pre-trial detention when the principal has been previously convicted of felony offenses

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Jan 10, 2020 referred to codes

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S7205 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§510.10, 530.20 & 530.40, CP L

S7205 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Ensures repeat offenders qualify for bail and pre-trial detention when the principal has been convicted of one or more felony offenses within the immediate preceding ten years.

S7205 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7205 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7205

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 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  ensuring
  repeat offenders 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. Paragraphs (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 a new paragraph  (j)  is
added to read as follows:
  (h)  criminal  contempt in the second degree as defined in subdivision
three of section 215.50 of the penal law, criminal contempt in the first
degree as defined in subdivision (b), (c) or (d) of  section  215.51  of
the  penal  law  or  aggravated  criminal contempt as defined in section
215.52 of the penal law, and the underlying allegation of such charge of
criminal contempt in the second degree, criminal contempt in  the  first
degree  or aggravated criminal contempt is that the defendant violated a
duly served order of protection where the protected party is a member of
the defendant's same family or household as defined in  subdivision  one
of section 530.11 of this [article; or] TITLE;
  (i)  facilitating  a  sexual  performance by a child with a controlled
substance or alcohol as defined in section 263.30 of the penal law,  use
of  a  child in a sexual performance as defined in section 263.05 of the
penal law or luring a child as defined in  subdivision  one  of  section
120.70 of the penal law[.]; OR
  (J)  ANY  OTHER FELONY OFFENSE AND THE PRINCIPAL HAS BEEN CONVICTED OF
ONE OR MORE FELONY OFFENSES WITHIN THE IMMEDIATE PRECEDING TEN YEARS.
  § 2. Subparagraphs (viii) and (ix) of paragraph (b) of  subdivision  1
of  section 530.20 of the criminal procedure law, as added by section 16
of part JJJ of chapter 59 of the laws of 2019, are  amended  and  a  new
subparagraph (x) is added to read as follows:
  (viii)  criminal  contempt in the second degree as defined in subdivi-
sion three of section 215.50 of the penal law, criminal contempt in  the
first degree as defined in subdivision (b), (c) or (d) of section 215.51

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

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