senate Bill S8975

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to victim compensation for unlawful surveillance crimes

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Current Bill Status Via A7489 - Signed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 30, 2022 signed chap.239
Jun 22, 2022 delivered to governor
May 17, 2022 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1145
substituted for s8975
May 17, 2022 substituted by a7489
May 11, 2022 advanced to third reading
May 10, 2022 2nd report cal.
May 09, 2022 1st report cal.1145
May 03, 2022 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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May 9, 2022 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S8975
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Aye with Reservations
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Excused
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Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: May 9, 2022

S8975 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7489
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §631, Exec L

S8975 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to victim compensation for unlawful surveillance crimes.

S8975 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8975 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8975
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                May 3, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  SALAZAR  --  (at  request  of the Office of Victim
   Services) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when  printed  to  be
   committed to the Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and Correction
 
 AN  ACT to    amend  the  executive  law,  in relation to victim compen-
   sation  for unlawful surveillance crimes
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section    1.  Subdivision  12 of section 631 of the executive law, as
 amended by chapter 179 of the laws   of   2019, is amended  to  read  as
 follows:
   12.  Notwithstanding the provisions of subdivisions one, two and three
 of this section, an individual who was a victim of either the  crime  of
 menacing  in the second degree as defined in subdivision two or three of
 section 120.14 of the penal law, menacing in the first degree as defined
 in section 120.13 of the penal law, criminal obstruction of breathing or
 blood circulation as defined in section 121.11 of the penal law, harass-
 ment in the second degree as defined in section 240.26 of the penal law,
 harassment in the first degree as defined in section 240.25 of the penal
 law, aggravated harassment in the second degree as defined  in  subdivi-
 sion  three  or  five  of  section  240.30  of the penal law, aggravated
 harassment in the first degree as defined in subdivision two of  section
 240.31  of  the  penal  law,  criminal  contempt  in the first degree as
 defined in subdivision (b) or subdivision (c) of section 215.51  of  the
 penal  law,  or stalking in the fourth, third, second or first degree as
 defined in sections 120.45, 120.50, 120.55 and 120.60 of the penal  law,
 respectively,  OR  UNLAWFUL  DISSEMINATION OR PUBLICATION OF AN INTIMATE
 IMAGE AS DEFINED IN SECTION 245.15 OF THE PENAL LAW, or dissemination of
 an unlawful surveillance image in the second or first degree as  defined
 in  sections 250.55 and 250.60 OF THE PENAL LAW, respectively, or a hate
 crime as defined in section 485.05 of the penal law  who  has  not  been
 physically injured as a direct result of such crime shall only be eligi-
 ble  for  an award that includes loss of earning or support, the unreim-
 bursed cost of repair or replacement of essential personal property that
 has been lost, damaged or destroyed as a direct result  of  such  crime,
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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