senate Bill S8687

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to judicial diversion programs; repealer

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Jul 08, 2020 referred to rules

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S8687 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 216 Art Head, §§216.00 & 216.05, rpld §216.00 sub 1 ¶¶(a) & (b), cl ¶, add §216.10, CP L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S2881

S8687 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to judicial diversion programs and establishes a diversion part in each county; and repeals certain provisions of law relating thereto.

S8687 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8687 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8687
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               July 8, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  RAMOS  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure  law,  in  relation  to  judicial
   diversion  programs;  and  to  repeal  certain  provisions of such law
   relating thereto
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  The article heading of article 216 of the criminal proce-
 dure law, as added by section 4 of part AAA of chapter 56 of the laws of
 2009, is amended to read as follows:
          JUDICIAL DIVERSION [PROGRAM FOR CERTAIN FELONY OFFENDERS]
                                 PROGRAMS
   § 2. The opening paragraph of subdivision 1 of section 216.00  of  the
 criminal procedure law, as amended by chapter 90 of the laws of 2014, is
 amended to read as follows:
   "Eligible defendant" means any person who stands charged in an indict-
 ment [or a], superior court information [with a class B, C, D or E felo-
 ny  offense  defined  in  article  one hundred seventy-nine, two hundred
 twenty or two hundred twenty-one of the penal law or any other specified
 offense as defined in subdivision four of section 410.91 of  this  chap-
 ter, provided, however, a defendant is not an "eligible defendant" if he
 or she:], MISDEMEANOR COMPLAINT OR FELONY COMPLAINT WITH ANY OFFENSE AND
 HAS A FUNCTIONAL IMPAIRMENT.
   §  3.  The opening paragraph of subdivision 1 of section 216.00 of the
 criminal procedure law, as added by section 4 of part AAA of chapter  56
 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
   "Eligible defendant" means any person who stands charged in an indict-
 ment [or a], superior court information [with a class B, C, D or E felo-
 ny  offense defined in article two hundred twenty or two hundred twenty-
 one of the penal law or  any  other  specified  offense  as  defined  in
 subdivision four of section 410.91 of this chapter, provided, however, a
 defendant  is  not  an  "eligible defendant" if he or she:], MISDEMEANOR
 COMPLAINT OR FELONY COMPLAINT WITH ANY  OFFENSE  AND  HAS  A  FUNCTIONAL
 IMPAIRMENT.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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