senate Bill S4690

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Directs the department of homeland security and emergency services to conduct a study on domestic terrorism within the state and to make recommendations to address such terrorism

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 10, 2021 committed to rules
May 24, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 20, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 19, 2021 1st report cal.1247
Feb 08, 2021 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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May 19, 2021 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S4690
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: May 19, 2021

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S4690 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7980
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Homeland Security

S4690 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the department of homeland security and emergency services to conduct a study on domestic terrorism within the state and to make recommendations to address such terrorism.

S4690 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4690 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   4690
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 8, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. SANDERS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
   ty and Military Affairs
 
 AN ACT directing the  department  of  homeland  security  and  emergency
   services to conduct a study on domestic terrorism within the state and
   to  make  recommendations to address such terrorism; and providing for
   the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  For the purposes of this study "domestic terrorism" shall
 mean the commission, or possible commission, of acts covered under arti-
 cle 490 of the penal law, in which the perpetrator  is  or  would  be  a
 resident  of  the  United States or an organization that operates exclu-
 sively or primarily within the United States.
   § 2. The department of homeland security and emergency services  shall
 conduct  a  study  and make recommendations to combat domestic terrorism
 within the state. Such study shall, at a minimum:
   (a) collect and organize data on the nature  and  extent  of  domestic
 terrorism in the state;
   (b) review state and federal policies and protocols related to combat-
 ting domestic terrorism;
   (c)  identify available federal, state and local programs that provide
 services to victims of domestic terrorism;
   (d) identify available federal, state and local programs that  provide
 services to prevent acts of domestic terrorism;
   (e) identify available federal, state and local programs and resources
 to support efforts to prevent radicalization and disrupt violent extrem-
 ist networks;
   (f)  identify  the  role social media plays in the development of such
 extremist networks;
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD09399-01-1

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