senate Bill S1014

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to removing the lifetime ban on jury duty for convicted felons who have completed their sentencing

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Judiciary Committee


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Jan 06, 2021 referred to judiciary

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S1014 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2377
Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Judiciary Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §510, Judy L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S9194
2019-2020: S221, A4760

S1014 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to removing the lifetime ban on jury duty for convicted felons who have completed their sentencing, including any period of probation or community supervision.

S1014 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1014 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1014
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens. BENJAMIN, BIAGGI, HOYLMAN, JACKSON, MYRIE, PARKER,
   SALAZAR, SEPULVEDA, SERRANO -- read twice  and  ordered  printed,  and
   when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary
 
 AN  ACT to amend the judiciary law, in relation to removing the lifetime
   ban on jury  duty  for  convicted  felons  who  have  completed  their
   sentencing
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section  510  of  the  judiciary  law,  as
 amended  by  chapter  86  of  the  laws  of  1995, is amended to read as
 follows:
   3. [Not have been] IF  convicted  of  a  felony,  HAVE  COMPLETED  ANY
 SENTENCING RELATED TO SUCH CONVICTION, INCLUDING ANY PERIOD OF PROBATION
 OR COMMUNITY SUPERVISION.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD00605-01-1


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