assembly Bill A7474

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Includes within the class D felony of assault in the second degree, the causation of serious physical injury to another person while in the course of committing hazing in the first degree

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Jan 05, 2022 referred to codes
May 10, 2021 referred to codes

A7474 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5522
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §120.05, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6084
2017-2018: A8876, S1673
2019-2020: A1580, S1946
2023-2024: A2473, S2037

A7474 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Includes within the class D felony of assault in the second degree, the causation of serious physical injury to another person while in the course of committing hazing in the first degree.

A7474 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7474
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                               May 10, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. JONES -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Codes
 
 AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to expanding the  offense  of
   assault  in  the  second  degree  to include the infliction of serious
   physical injury in the course of committing hazing in the first degree

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.    Subdivision  14  of section 120.05 of the penal law, as
 added by chapter 268 of the laws of 2016, is amended and a new  subdivi-
 sion 15 is added to read as follows:
   14. With intent to prevent or obstruct a process server, as defined in
 section  eighty-nine-t  of  the  general business law, from performing a
 lawful duty pursuant to article three of  the  civil  practice  law  and
 rules,  or  intentionally,  as retaliation against such a process server
 for the performance of the process  server's  duties  pursuant  to  such
 article, including by means of releasing or failing to control an animal
 evincing  the  actor's  intent  that  the animal prevent or obstruct the
 lawful duty of the process server or as retaliation against the  process
 server, he or she causes physical injury to such process server[.]; OR
   15. IN THE COURSE OF AND IN FURTHERANCE OF THE COMMISSION OF THE CRIME
 OF  HAZING  IN  THE  FIRST  DEGREE, AS DEFINED IN SECTION 120.16 OF THIS
 ARTICLE, HE OR SHE, OR ANOTHER PARTICIPANT IF THERE BE ANY, CAUSES SERI-
 OUS PHYSICAL INJURY TO ANOTHER PERSON.
   § 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
 ing the date on which it shall have become a law.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD05399-01-1