assembly Bill A7706

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to juvenile delinquency charges of violations in the family court

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Current Bill Status Via S7171 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 29, 2021 signed chap.813
Dec 17, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 10, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.275
substituted for a7706
Jun 10, 2021 substituted by s7171
Jun 01, 2021 ordered to third reading rules cal.275
rules report cal.275
reported
May 25, 2021 reported referred to rules
May 20, 2021 referred to codes

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A7706 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7171
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd Fam Ct Act, generally; amd §510.15, CP L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A8090

A7706 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to juvenile delinquency charges of violations in family court; provides that where an order of fact-finding has been issued that includes a violation committed by a juvenile sixteen years of age or, commencing on October 1, 2019, seventeen years of age, the records shall be sealed automatically without the necessity of a motion; makes related provisions.

A7706 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7706
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                               May 20, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  DAVILA -- (at request of the Office of Court
   Administration) -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes
 
 AN ACT to amend the family court act and the criminal procedure law,  in
   relation  to  juvenile delinquency charges of violations in the family
   court

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Subdivision 1 of section 301.2 of the family court act, as
 amended by section 56 of part WWW of chapter 59 of the laws of 2017,  is
 amended to read as follows:
   1.  "Juvenile  delinquent"  means  a  person  over seven and less than
 [sixteen years of age, or commencing  on  October  first,  two  thousand
 eighteen  a person over seven and less than] seventeen years of age, and
 commencing October first, two thousand nineteen, a person over seven and
 less than eighteen years of age, who, having committed an act that would
 constitute a crime IF COMMITTED BY AN  ADULT,  or  (WITH  RESPECT  TO  A
 PERSON  OVER  SIXTEEN  AND LESS THAN SEVENTEEN YEARS OF AGE OR, A PERSON
 OVER SIXTEEN AND LESS THAN EIGHTEEN  YEARS  OF  AGE  COMMENCING  OCTOBER
 FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  NINETEEN)  a  violation AS DEFINED BY SUBDIVISION
 THREE OF SECTION 10.00 OF THE PENAL LAW IF COMMITTED BY AN ADULT,  where
 such  violation  is  alleged to have occurred in the same transaction or
 occurrence of the alleged criminal act[, if committed by an adult],  AND
 WHERE SUCH PERSON: (a) is not criminally responsible for such conduct by
 reason  of infancy, or (b) is the defendant in an action ordered removed
 from a criminal court to the family  court  pursuant  to  article  seven
 hundred twenty-five of the criminal procedure law.
   §  2. Subdivision 3 of section 302.1 of the family court act, as added
 by section 56-a of part WWW of chapter  59  of  the  laws  of  2017,  is
 amended to read as follows:
   3.  [Whenever]  WITH  RESPECT  TO  A  YOUTH OVER SIXTEEN AND LESS THAN
 SEVENTEEN YEARS OF AGE OR, A PERSON OVER SIXTEEN AND LESS THAN  EIGHTEEN
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.