senate Bill S6507

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to enacting "Todd's Law"

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May 04, 2021 referred to codes

S6507 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4701
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §155.46, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A3488

S6507 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to sentencing and larceny of property of the elderly or disabled.

S6507 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6507 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6507
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                May 4, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. MATTERA -- 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 enacting "Todd's Law"
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
 "Todd's Law".
   § 2. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 155.46  to  read
 as follows:
 § 155.46 SENTENCING; PROPERTY OF THE ELDERLY OR DISABLED.
   WHEN  A PERSON IS CONVICTED OF PETIT LARCENY OR GRAND LARCENY PURSUANT
 TO THIS ARTICLE, AND THE PROPERTY STOLEN IS NECESSARY FOR  THE  PERFORM-
 ANCE OF ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING BY AN INCOMPETENT OR PHYSICALLY DISA-
 BLED  PERSON OR A VULNERABLE ELDERLY PERSON AS DEFINED IN SECTION 260.31
 OF THIS PART, AND THE SPECIFIED OFFENSE IS A MISDEMEANOR OR A CLASS C, D
 OR E FELONY, THE CRIME SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE ONE  CATEGORY  HIGHER  THAN
 THE  SPECIFIED  OFFENSE  THE DEFENDANT COMMITTED, OR ONE CATEGORY HIGHER
 THAN THE OFFENSE LEVEL APPLICABLE TO THE DEFENDANT'S CONVICTION  FOR  AN
 ATTEMPT OR CONSPIRACY TO COMMIT A SPECIFIED OFFENSE, WHICHEVER IS APPLI-
 CABLE.
   § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD06848-01-1


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