senate Bill S1149

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to providing identification cards to inmates upon release from incarceration

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 20, 2021 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 27, 2021 advanced to third reading
Apr 26, 2021 2nd report cal.
Apr 21, 2021 1st report cal.718
Feb 08, 2021 reported and committed to finance
Jan 07, 2021 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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Apr 20, 2021 - Finance committee Vote

S1149
16
7
committee
16
Aye
7
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 8, 2021 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S1149
5
2
committee
5
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Feb 8, 2021

nay (2)

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S1149 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4905
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Add §11, Cor L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S7228, A10698

S1149 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of corrections and community supervision, in consultation with the commissioner of motor vehicles and the federal bureau of prisons, to develop a program to provide an identification card to each inmate upon the release of such inmate from custody.

S1149 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1149 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1149
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 7, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. BENJAMIN, SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered print-
   ed,  and  when  printed  to  be  committed  to  the Committee on Crime
   Victims, Crime and Correction
 
 AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to providing identifica-
   tion cards to inmates upon release from incarceration

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The correction law is amended by adding a new section 11 to
 read as follows:
   §  11.  IDENTIFICATION CARD PROGRAM. 1. THE COMMISSIONER, IN CONSULTA-
 TION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF MOTOR VEHICLES AND THE FEDERAL  BUREAU  OF
 PRISONS,  SHALL  DEVELOP  A PROGRAM TO PROVIDE AN IDENTIFICATION CARD TO
 EACH INMATE UPON THE RELEASE OF SUCH INMATE  FROM  THE  CUSTODY  OF  THE
 DEPARTMENT  OR  FROM  THE  CUSTODY OF THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF PRISONS WHEN
 SUCH INMATE IS A RESIDENT OF NEW YORK STATE. NO FEE SHALL BE CHARGED  TO
 AN INMATE FOR THE ORIGINAL ISSUANCE OF SUCH IDENTIFICATION CARD.
   2.  AS USED IN THIS SECTION, "IDENTIFICATION CARD" SHALL HAVE THE SAME
 MEANING AS DEFINED IN SECTION FOUR HUNDRED NINETY  OF  THE  VEHICLE  AND
 TRAFFIC LAW.
   §  2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next succeed-
 ing the date on which it shall have become a law. Effective immediately,
 the addition, amendment and/or repeal of any rule or  regulation  neces-
 sary  for  the  implementation  of  this  act  on its effective date are
 authorized to be made and completed on or before such effective date.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04985-01-1


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