assembly Bill A6603

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to judicial diversion programs; repealer

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Current Bill Status - Stricken


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 04, 2021 enacting clause stricken
Mar 19, 2021 referred to codes

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A6603 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
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

A6603 (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

A6603 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6603
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. HEVESI -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Codes
 
 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

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