senate Bill S4448

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Relates to a prior conviction for petit larceny as an element of grand larceny

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 08, 2023 referred to codes


S4448 (ACTIVE) - Details

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Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §155.30, Pen L

S4448 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that a prior conviction within the past two years for petit larceny shall raise a subsequent offense to grand larceny in the fourth degree.

S4448 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4448 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
                             I N  S E N A T E
                             February 8, 2023
 Introduced  by  Sen.  THOMAS -- 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  grand  larceny  in  the
   fourth degree

   Section 1. Section 155.30 of the penal law, as amended by chapter  515
 of the laws of 1986, subdivision 4 as amended by chapter 556 of the laws
 of  1987,  subdivision  8 as amended by chapter 450 of the laws of 1990,
 subdivision 9 as amended by chapter 479 of the laws of 2010, subdivision
 10 as added by chapter 491 of the laws of 1992, and  subdivision  11  as
 added by chapter 394 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows:
 § 155.30 Grand Larceny in the fourth degree.
   A  person  is  guilty  of  grand  larceny in the fourth degree when he
 steals property and when:
   1. The value of the property exceeds one thousand dollars; or
   2. The property consists of a public  record,  writing  or  instrument
 kept,  filed or deposited according to law with or in the keeping of any
 public office or public servant; or
   3. The property consists of secret scientific material; or
   4. The property consists of a credit card or debit card; or
   5. The property, regardless of its nature and value, is taken from the
 person of another; or
   6. The property, regardless of its nature and value,  is  obtained  by
 extortion; or
   7.  The property consists of one or more firearms, rifles or shotguns,
 as such terms are defined in section 265.00 of this chapter; or
   8. The value of the property exceeds one hundred dollars and the prop-
 erty consists of a motor vehicle, as  defined  in  section  one  hundred
 twenty-five  of the vehicle and traffic law, other than a motorcycle, as
 defined in section one hundred twenty-three of such law; or
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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