|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 28, 2021||referred to codes|
senate Bill S3208
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Codes Committee
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S3208 (ACTIVE) - Details
S3208 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes the crime of aggravated harassment of a police officer where a person causes or attempts to cause such police officer to come into contact with bottles, rocks, flammable liquids, hazardous or dangerous substances or objects, blood, seminal fluid, urine, feces, saliva or the contents of a toilet bowl, by throwing, tossing, intentionally expectorating or expelling such fluid or material.
S3208 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3208 SPONSOR: ORTT TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to aggravated harassment of a police officer SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 states that a person is guilty of aggravated harassment when with intent to harass, annoy, threaten or alarm a police officer they cause them to come in contact with saliva, blood, seminal fluid, urine, feces or the content of a toilet bowl by throwing tossing or expelling such material, as well as bottles, rocks, flammable liquids, hazardous or dangerous substances or objects Section 2 is the effective date. JUSTIFICATION:
S3208 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3208 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 28, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sens. ORTT, AKSHAR, BORRELLO, BOYLE, GALLIVAN, GRIFFO, HELMING, JORDAN, LANZA, MARTUCCI, MATTERA, OBERACKER, O'MARA, PALUMBO, RATH, RITCHIE, SERINO, STEC, TEDISCO, WEIK -- 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 aggravated harassment of a police officer THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 240.33 to read as follows: § 240.33 AGGRAVATED HARASSMENT OF A POLICE OFFICER. A PERSON IS GUILTY OF AGGRAVATED HARASSMENT OF A POLICE OFFICER WHEN, WITH INTENT TO HARASS, ANNOY, THREATEN OR ALARM A PERSON WHOM HE OR SHE KNOWS OR REASONABLY SHOULD KNOW TO BE A POLICE OFFICER, HE OR SHE CAUSES OR ATTEMPTS TO CAUSE SUCH POLICE OFFICER TO COME INTO CONTACT WITH BOTTLES, ROCKS, FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS, HAZARDOUS OR DANGEROUS SUBSTANCES OR OBJECTS, BLOOD, SEMINAL FLUID, URINE, FECES, SALIVA OR THE CONTENTS OF A TOILET BOWL, BY THROWING, TOSSING, INTENTIONALLY EXPECTORATING OR EXPEL- LING SUCH FLUID OR MATERIAL. THE TERM "POLICE OFFICER" SHALL MEAN A POLICE OFFICER AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION THIRTY-FOUR OF SECTION 1.20 OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE LAW. AGGRAVATED HARASSMENT OF A POLICE OFFICER IS A CLASS D FELONY. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05394-02-1
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