|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||referred to codes|
|Mar 09, 2021||referred to codes|
senate Bill S5522
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Codes Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S5522 (ACTIVE) - Details
S5522 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5522 SPONSOR: STEC TITLE OF BILL: 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 phys- ical injury in the course of committing hazing in the first degree PURPOSE: To include 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. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Adds a new subdivision 13 to section 120.05 of the penal law, assault in the second degree, for causing serious physical injury to someone in the course of the commission of the crime of hazing in the first degree.
S5522 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5522 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 9, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. STEC -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed 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
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