senate Bill S8050

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Designates sheriffs, under-sheriffs and deputy sheriffs of the city of New York as police officers

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Mar 13, 2020 referred to codes


S8050 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1.20 & 2.10, CP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6565, A7998
2017-2018: S4499, A6076

S8050 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Designates sheriffs, under-sheriffs and deputy sheriffs of the city of New York as police officers.

S8050 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8050 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 13, 2020

Introduced  by  Sens.  ADDABBO, LANZA -- 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  designating
  sheriffs,  under-sheriffs  and deputy sheriffs of the city of New York
  as police officers


  Section  1.  Paragraph  (b)  of  subdivision 34 of section 1.20 of the
criminal procedure law is amended to read as follows:
  (b) Sheriffs, under-sheriffs and deputy sheriffs [of counties  outside
of New York City];
  §  2.  Subdivision 2 of section 2.10 of the criminal procedure law, as
amended by chapter 969 of the laws  of  1983,  is  amended  to  read  as
  2. [The sheriff, undersheriff and deputy sheriffs of New York city and
sworn]  SWORN  officers  of  the Westchester county department of public
safety services appointed after January thirty-first,  nineteen  hundred
eighty-three  to  the title of public safety officer and who perform the
functions previously performed by a Westchester county deputy sheriff on
or prior to such date.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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