|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 19, 2021||referred to codes|
senate Bill S6863
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Codes Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6863 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6863 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6863 SPONSOR: AKSHAR TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to retaining peace officer status for parole officers PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: Relates to retaining peace officer status for parole officers in prison facilities. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends subdivision 23 of section 2.10 of the criminal proce- dure law, which prescribes that parole officers or warrant officers in the department of corrections and community supervision and offender rehabilitation coordinators with certain job functions be trained in the use of firearms and the handling and discharge of firearms.
S6863 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6863 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 19, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. AKSHAR -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to retaining peace officer status for parole officers THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 23 of section 2.10 of the criminal procedure law, as amended by section 70 of subpart B of part C of chapter 62 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: 23. Parole officers or warrant officers in the department of corrections and community supervision AND OFFENDER REHABILITATION COOR- DINATORS WHOSE JOB FUNCTIONS INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING: ASSIGNED TO ONE OR MORE OF THE STATE'S CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES; PROVIDE GUIDANCE TO AN ASSIGNED CASELOAD OF INMATES AND ASSESS NEEDS, PREPARE EVALUATIONS, AND PREPARE ELIGIBLE INMATES FOR RELEASE INTO THE COMMUNITY; MAKE RECOMMEN- DATIONS TO THE BOARD OF PAROLE REGARDING INMATE'S READINESS FOR RELEASE; PERFORM BOTH SOCIAL WORK AND LAW ENFORCEMENT FUNCTIONS; TRAINED IN USE OF FIREARMS, HANDLE AND DISCHARGE FIREARMS. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD08885-01-1
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