J5141

Congratulating Spencer Anthony Gliner upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of ...

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J5141


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Spencer Anthony Gliner upon the
occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most
prestigious of Scouting honors, on June 18, 2016

WHEREAS, Spencer Anthony Gliner, through his diligence and rigorous
efforts, has achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank,
Eagle Scout; the Eagle Court of Honor ceremony will be held on Saturday,
June 18, 2016, at St. Edward the Confessor Church, Syosset, New York;
and
WHEREAS, Spencer Anthony Gliner is a member of Boy Scouts of America
Troop 205, Syosset, New York; and
WHEREAS, America has achieved her greatest heights of glory through
the dedication, determination and tireless efforts of the outstanding
citizens of this Nation; and
WHEREAS, It is only with the continued diligence and devotion of our
youth, tomorrow's leaders, that America will maintain her glory; and
WHEREAS, The Boy Scouts of America and its members are dedicated to
the development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation;
and
WHEREAS, The highest achievement of leadership in Scouting, earned by
only five percent of all Boy Scouts, is the distinguished rank of Eagle
Scout; and
WHEREAS, This outstanding young man has been involved in Scouting for
many years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has attained all of
the necessary achievements, including completion of a community service
project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and
WHEREAS, Spencer Anthony Gliner's perseverance in rising through the
ranks to Eagle Scout is a strong indication of his ability to master
difficult tasks; his accomplishment will enable him to emerge as a lead-
er, fully equipped to meet the challenges of today's complex society;
and
WHEREAS, This new Eagle Scout is a credit to his family, his school,
his community, his State and his Nation, and no doubt his future will be
filled with accomplishments of equal importance; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations, in
recognition of the significance of this meritorious achievement, to
congratulate and honor Spencer Anthony Gliner on achieving the rank of
Eagle Scout; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Spencer Anthony Gliner.

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    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 04 / May / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 04 / May / 2016
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

J5140

Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Queens Council on the Arts

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J5140


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Queens
Council on the Arts

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to recognize organiza-
tions which serve the needs of the community and its citizens, enriching
lives through arts and culture; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to commem-
orate the 50th Anniversary of the Queens Council on the Arts to be cele-
brated on May 26, 2016, in Long Island City, New York; and
WHEREAS, In 1966, the Queens Council on the Arts was founded by Jeanne
Dale Katz with the assistance of visionary arts organizations such as
the Queens Symphony Orchestra, the Queens Opera Association, the Queens
Borough Public Library, the Oratorio Society, Queensborough Community
College, and Saint John's University; and
WHEREAS, The Queens Council of the Arts has enriched a wide range of
cultural growth and development of the arts in Queens, directly support-
ing diverse individual artists and organizations by providing grants,
professional development and education services; and
WHEREAS, Free concerts in the park were the first program created by
the organization in furthering their mission; and
WHEREAS, The Queens Museum, the Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning,
and The Colden Center were assisted in their development by the Queens
Council on the Arts; and
WHEREAS, Artists benefit from programs designed to foster the creative
process such as "Lab", as well as workshops designed to enrich organiza-
tional skills such as grant writing, fundraising, and audience develop-
ment; and
WHEREAS, The Queens Council on the Arts serves Queens residents of all
ages; more than one million school children have participated in educa-
tion programs, as well as the elderly at senior centers; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that those organiza-
tions which enhance the well-being and diverse cultures of their commu-
nities deserve the recognition and applause of all the citizens of this
great Empire State; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Queens Council on the Arts; and
be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Hoong Yee Lee Krakauer, Executive Director, the Queens Coun-
cil on the Arts.

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  • 29 / Apr / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 04 / May / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 04 / May / 2016
    • ADOPTED

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Resolutions, Legislative

J5139

Memorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim May 16-22, 2016, as International Bangla Festival and Book Fair Week in the State...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION memorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to
proclaim May 16-22, 2016, as International Bangla Festival and Book Fair
Week in the State of New York

WHEREAS, It is the custom of this Legislative Body, in keeping with its
time-honored traditions, to recognize and pay tribute to those who
foster ethnic pride and enhance the profile of cultural diversity which
strengthen the fabric of the communities of New York State; and
WHEREAS, The citizens of this great Empire State are proud to recog-
nize and commemorate International Bangla Festival and Book Fair Week,
an observance that celebrates the contributions of Bengali-Americans to
New York State's unique heritage; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to memorial-
ize Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim May 16-22, 2016, as Interna-
tional Bangla Festival and Book Fair Week in the State of New York; and
WHEREAS, The objective of the International Bangla Festival and Book
Fair Week is to celebrate the cultural heritage of expatriate Banglade-
shi and West Bengali communities, building a link between these communi-
ties and the land where they or their ancestors were born; and
WHEREAS, Since 1992, the Muktadhara Foundation, an organization dedi-
cated to the promotion of Bangla literature and culture, has organized
the International Bangla Festival and Book Fair, the largest gathering
of Bangla language and literature enthusiasts outside of the Indian
Subcontinent; and
WHEREAS, Celebrating its 25th year, the Festival will bring together
more than 10,000 attendees from New York and across the United States to
enjoy music and books with leading writers and artists; and
WHEREAS, The Festival will include seminars, workshops, musical pres-
entations, and booths displaying books, music and handcrafts; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when organiza-
tions of such noble aims and accomplishments are brought to our atten-
tion, they should be celebrated and recognized by all the citizens of
this great Empire State; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
memorialize Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim May 16-22, 2016, as
International Bangla Festival and Book Fair Week in the State of New
York; and be it further
RESOLVED, That copies of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to The Honorable Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor of the State of New
York; Roquia Haider, Convener of the International Bangla Festival and
Book Fair; and Bishawjit Saha, President of the Muktadhara Foundation.

actions

  • 29 / Apr / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 04 / May / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 04 / May / 2016
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

senate Bill S6836A

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes the leasing and licensing of the main house at Caumsett state historical park preserve in the ninth park region

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 21, 2016 signed chap.188
Jul 13, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 14, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.236
substituted for a9429b
Jun 08, 2016 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 25, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 24, 2016 1st report cal.1083
May 13, 2016 print number 6836b
May 13, 2016 amend and recommit to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation
Apr 29, 2016 print number 6836a
amend and recommit to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation
Feb 26, 2016 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

S6836 - Details

Law Section:
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3.09, Pks & Rec L

S6836 - Summary

Authorizes the leasing and licensing of the main house at Caumsett state historical park preserve in the ninth park region.

S6836 - Sponsor Memo

S6836 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6836

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 26, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Cultural  Affairs,
  Tourism, Parks and Recreation

AN  ACT to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law, in
  relation to leasing and licensing of property

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subdivision  2-d of section 3.09 of the parks, recreation
and historic preservation law, as amended by chapter 263 of the laws  of
2012, is amended to read as follows:
  2-d. Be empowered, in addition to any other provision of law authoriz-
ing  the  leasing  or  licensing  of property under its jurisdiction, to
encourage investment by the private sector for the provision  of  equip-
ment  and  capital improvements at historic sites, state park and recre-
ation facilities by entering into lease or  license  agreements  for  an
extended  term  not to exceed forty years at the following: in the first
park region, for services provided at the  observation  tower,  and  for
buildings  and structures commonly known as the Cave of the Winds build-
ing, the Top of the Falls Restaurant, the administration  building,  the
visitor center, the Goat Island center, the snack bar at the Cave of the
Winds, the current police building, the original Prospect Point elevator
building,  the  lower  landing  snack  bar  and  the Schoellkopf Museum,
including improvements to structures and facilities appurtenant  thereto
at  Niagara  Reservation  State Park, the site of the former casino, the
former commission house and the eighty-slip boat marina within the boun-
daries of Beaver Island state park and the structures known as the  navy
barracks,  the  post  theater,  the  officers' club and the commandant's
house within Fort  Niagara  state  park,  buildings  and  structures  at
Deveaux  Woods state park, and buildings and facilities within Knox Farm
state park; in the second park region, the  building  known  as  Minturn
Mansion  within  Long  Point on Lake Chautauqua state park; in the third
park region, for buildings and structures commonly  known  as  the  Glen
Iris  Inn,  the  Pioneer Museum, the Pinewood Lodge, the Prospect house,
the Lauterbrunnen house, the Lower Falls restaurant building,  the  pool

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

S6836A - Details

Law Section:
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3.09, Pks & Rec L

S6836A - Summary

Authorizes the leasing and licensing of the main house at Caumsett state historical park preserve in the ninth park region.

S6836A - Sponsor Memo

S6836A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6836--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 26, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Cultural  Affairs,
  Tourism,  Parks  and Recreation -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law,  in
  relation to leasing and licensing of property

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 2-d of section 3.09 of  the  parks,  recreation
and  historic preservation law, as amended by chapter 263 of the laws of
2012, is amended to read as follows:
  2-d. Be empowered, in addition to any other provision of law authoriz-
ing the leasing or licensing of  property  under  its  jurisdiction,  to
encourage  investment  by the private sector for the provision of equip-
ment and capital improvements at historic sites, state park  and  recre-
ation  facilities  by  entering  into lease or license agreements for an
extended term not to exceed forty years at the following: in  the  first
park  region,  for  services  provided at the observation tower, and for
buildings and structures commonly known as the Cave of the Winds  build-
ing,  the  Top of the Falls Restaurant, the administration building, the
visitor center, the Goat Island center, the snack bar at the Cave of the
Winds, the current police building, the original Prospect Point elevator
building, the lower  landing  snack  bar  and  the  Schoellkopf  Museum,
including  improvements to structures and facilities appurtenant thereto
at Niagara Reservation State Park, the site of the  former  casino,  the
former commission house and the eighty-slip boat marina within the boun-
daries  of Beaver Island state park and the structures known as the navy
barracks, the post theater, the  officers'  club  and  the  commandant's
house  within  Fort  Niagara  state  park,  buildings  and structures at
Deveaux Woods state park, and buildings and facilities within Knox  Farm
state  park;  in  the  second park region, the building known as Minturn
Mansion within Long Point on Lake Chautauqua state park;  in  the  third
park  region,  for  buildings  and structures commonly known as the Glen
Iris Inn, the Pioneer Museum, the Pinewood Lodge,  the  Prospect  house,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

S6836B - Details

Law Section:
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3.09, Pks & Rec L

S6836B - Summary

Authorizes the leasing and licensing of the main house at Caumsett state historical park preserve in the ninth park region.

S6836B - Sponsor Memo

S6836B - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6836--B

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 26, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Cultural  Affairs,
  Tourism,  Parks  and Recreation -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and  recommitted  to  said  committee  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law,  in
  relation to leasing and licensing of property

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 2-d of section 3.09 of  the  parks,  recreation
and  historic preservation law, as amended by chapter 263 of the laws of
2012, is amended to read as follows:
  2-d. Be empowered, in addition to any other provision of law authoriz-
ing the leasing or licensing of  property  under  its  jurisdiction,  to
encourage  investment  by the private sector for the provision of equip-
ment and capital improvements at historic sites, state park  and  recre-
ation  facilities  by  entering  into lease or license agreements for an
extended term not to exceed forty years at the following: in  the  first
park  region,  for  services  provided at the observation tower, and for
buildings and structures commonly known as the Cave of the Winds  build-
ing,  the  Top of the Falls Restaurant, the administration building, the
visitor center, the Goat Island center, the snack bar at the Cave of the
Winds, the current police building, the original Prospect Point elevator
building, the lower  landing  snack  bar  and  the  Schoellkopf  Museum,
including  improvements to structures and facilities appurtenant thereto
at Niagara Reservation State Park, the site of the  former  casino,  the
former commission house and the eighty-slip boat marina within the boun-
daries  of Beaver Island state park and the structures known as the navy
barracks, the post theater, the  officers'  club  and  the  commandant's
house  within  Fort  Niagara  state  park,  buildings  and structures at
Deveaux Woods state park, and buildings and facilities within Knox  Farm
state  park;  in  the  second park region, the building known as Minturn
Mansion within Long Point on Lake Chautauqua state park;  in  the  third

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

senate Bill S4776A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Expands the amount of information available about registered sex offenders on the division of criminal justice services website

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 25, 2016 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 24, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 23, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 18, 2016 1st report cal.938
Apr 29, 2016 print number 4776a
amend and recommit to crime victims, crime and correction
Jan 06, 2016 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 01, 2015 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 19, 2015 advanced to third reading
May 18, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 13, 2015 1st report cal.677
Apr 15, 2015 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

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S4776 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6019A
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§168-b, 168-l & 168-q, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A7698A
2013-2014: A2649, S2017
2011-2012: A4871A, S2005A
2009-2010: A3793, S1488

S4776 - Summary

Expands the amount of information available to police and the public, by means of the internet, on registered sex offenders.

S4776 - Sponsor Memo

S4776 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4776

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 15, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  FUNKE  -- 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 correction law, in relation to the registration of
  sex offenders

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subdivision  6 of section 168-b of the correction law, as
amended by chapter 106 of the laws  of  2006,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  6. The division shall also establish a [subdirectory] DIRECTORY pursu-
ant to section one hundred sixty-eight-q of this article.
  S 2.  Paragraphs (a), (b) and (c) of subdivision 6 of section 168-l of
the  correction law, paragraph (a) as amended by chapter 106 of the laws
of 2006, paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 513 of the laws of 2011 and
paragraph (c) as separately amended by chapters 318 and 680 of the  laws
of 2005, are amended to read as follows:
  (a)  If  the  risk  of  repeat offense is low, a level one designation
shall be given to such sex offender. In such case  the  law  enforcement
agency or agencies having jurisdiction and the law enforcement agency or
agencies  having  had  jurisdiction at the time of his or her conviction
shall be notified and may disseminate  relevant  information  which  may
include  a  photograph  and  description  of  the offender and which may
include the name of the sex offender, approximate address based  on  sex
offender's  zip  code,  background  information including the offender's
crime of conviction, modus of operation, type of  victim  targeted,  the
name and address of any institution of higher education at which the sex
offender   is   enrolled,  attends,  is  employed  or  resides  and  the
description of special conditions imposed on the offender to any  entity
with vulnerable populations related to the nature of the offense commit-
ted  by  such  sex  offender.  Any entity receiving information on a sex

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09583-01-5

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S4776A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6019A
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§168-b, 168-l & 168-q, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A7698A
2013-2014: A2649, S2017
2011-2012: A4871A, S2005A
2009-2010: A3793, S1488

S4776A - Summary

Expands the amount of information available to police and the public, by means of the internet, on registered sex offenders.

S4776A - Sponsor Memo

S4776A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 4776--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 15, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  FUNKE, KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Crime  Victims,
  Crime and Correction -- recommitted to the Committee on Crime Victims,
  Crime  and  Correction  in  accordance  with  Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the correction law, in relation to the registration of
  sex offenders

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subdivision  6 of section 168-b of the correction law, as
amended by chapter 106 of the laws  of  2006,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  6. The division shall also establish a [subdirectory] DIRECTORY pursu-
ant to section one hundred sixty-eight-q of this article.
  S 2.  Paragraphs (a), (b) and (c) of subdivision 6 of section 168-l of
the  correction law, paragraph (a) as amended by chapter 106 of the laws
of 2006, paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 513 of the laws of 2011 and
paragraph (c) as separately amended by chapters 318 and 680 of the  laws
of 2005, are amended to read as follows:
  (a)  If  the  risk  of  repeat offense is low, a level one designation
shall be given to such sex offender. In such case  the  law  enforcement
agency or agencies having jurisdiction and the law enforcement agency or
agencies  having  had  jurisdiction at the time of his or her conviction
shall be notified and may disseminate  relevant  information  which  may
include  a  photograph  and  description  of  the offender and which may
include the name of the sex offender, approximate address based  on  sex
offender's  zip  code,  background  information including the offender's
crime of conviction, modus of operation, type of  victim  targeted,  the
name and address of any institution of higher education at which the sex
offender   is   enrolled,  attends,  is  employed  or  resides  and  the

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09583-02-6

senate Bill S6959A

Vetoed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to creating a comprehensive website of small business and minority and women-owned business enterprise assistance

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 28, 2016 tabled
vetoed memo.249
Nov 16, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 16, 2016 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1865
substituted for s6959a
Jun 16, 2016 substituted by a9591a
ordered to third reading cal.1865
Jun 07, 2016 reported and committed to rules
Apr 29, 2016 print number 6959a
amend and recommit to commerce, economic development and small business
Mar 10, 2016 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

Co-Sponsors

S6959 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9591A
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Add §103-a, Ec Dev L

S6959 - Summary

Relates to creating a comprehensive website of small business and minority and women-owned business enterprise assistance; requires the department of economic development to review its existing websites, directories, and registries offering assistance to small businesses and minority and women-owned business enterprises and consolidate them into a comprehensive website.

S6959 - Sponsor Memo

S6959 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6959

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 10, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Economic  Devel-
  opment and Small Business

AN  ACT to amend the economic development law, in relation to creating a
  comprehensive website of small business and minority  and  women-owned
  business enterprise assistance

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The economic development law is amended  by  adding  a  new
section 103-a to read as follows:
  S  103-A.  COMPREHENSIVE  WEBSITE  OF  SMALL BUSINESS AND MINORITY AND
WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE  ASSISTANCE.  1.  THE  DEPARTMENT  SHALL
REVIEW  ALL  EXISTING MINORITY AND WOMEN-OWNED SMALL BUSINESS ENTERPRISE
WEBSITES, REGISTRIES AND/OR DIRECTORIES THAT ARE MANAGED BY THE  DEPART-
MENT  CURRENTLY  OFFERING INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE TO SMALL BUSINESSES
AND MINORITY AND WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES AND SHALL  CONSOLIDATE
SUCH   WEBSITES,  REGISTRIES  AND  DIRECTORIES  INTO  ONE  COMPREHENSIVE
WEBSITE. SUCH COMPREHENSIVE WEBSITE SHALL BE A ONE-STOP SOURCE OF INFOR-
MATION AND ASSISTANCE TO SMALL BUSINESSES AND MINORITY  AND  WOMEN-OWNED
BUSINESS  ENTERPRISES.  THE  DEPARTMENT  SHALL  MAINTAIN  THE FORMAT AND
CONTENT OF THE COMPREHENSIVE WEBSITE AND SHALL UPDATE SUCH COMPREHENSIVE
WEBSITE AT LEAST MONTHLY.
  2. THE COMPREHENSIVE WEBSITE SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO:
  (A) INFORMATION ON ALL STATE, FEDERAL, PRIVATE AND NON-PROFIT  TECHNI-
CAL  AND  FINANCIAL PROGRAMS AVAILABLE TO MINORITY AND WOMEN-OWNED BUSI-
NESS ENTERPRISES AND  SMALL  BUSINESSES.    SUCH  INFORMATION  SHALL  BE
SEARCHABLE  BY:  (I)  PROGRAM  NAME; (II) TYPE OF FINANCIAL OR TECHNICAL
ASSISTANCE; AND (III) WHETHER ASSISTANCE IS OFFERED TO SMALL  BUSINESSES
OR  MINORITY  AND  WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES. EACH PROGRAM LISTED
SHALL CONTAIN IDENTIFYING INFORMATION INCLUDING A  PROGRAM  DESCRIPTION,
THE  TYPE  OF  ASSISTANCE  OFFERED, INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLICATION TO SUCH
PROGRAM, THE DEADLINE FOR SUCH APPLICATION, THE NAME, ADDRESS AND  PHONE
NUMBER  OF  A  CONTACT PERSON AT SUCH STATE OR FEDERAL AGENCY OR PRIVATE
FOUNDATION OFFERING SUCH  ASSISTANCE,  AND  IN  THE  CASE  OF  FINANCIAL

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

S6959A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9591A
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Add §103-a, Ec Dev L

S6959A - Summary

Relates to creating a comprehensive website of small business and minority and women-owned business enterprise assistance; requires the department of economic development to review its existing websites, directories, and registries offering assistance to small businesses and minority and women-owned business enterprises and consolidate them into a comprehensive website.

S6959A - Sponsor Memo

S6959A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6959--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 10, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. PARKER, KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Econom-
  ic Development  and  Small  Business  --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the economic development law, in relation to creating  a
  comprehensive  website  of small business and minority and women-owned
  business enterprise assistance

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The  economic  development law is amended by adding a new
section 103-a to read as follows:
  S 103-A. COMPREHENSIVE WEBSITE OF  SMALL  BUSINESS  AND  MINORITY  AND
WOMEN-OWNED  BUSINESS  ENTERPRISE  ASSISTANCE.  1.  THE DEPARTMENT SHALL
REVIEW ALL EXISTING MINORITY AND WOMEN-OWNED SMALL  BUSINESS  ENTERPRISE
WEBSITES,  REGISTRIES AND/OR DIRECTORIES THAT ARE MANAGED BY THE DEPART-
MENT CURRENTLY OFFERING INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE TO  SMALL  BUSINESSES
AND  MINORITY AND WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES AND SHALL CONSOLIDATE
SUCH  WEBSITES,  REGISTRIES  AND  DIRECTORIES  INTO  ONE   COMPREHENSIVE
WEBSITE. SUCH COMPREHENSIVE WEBSITE SHALL BE A ONE-STOP SOURCE OF INFOR-
MATION  AND  ASSISTANCE TO SMALL BUSINESSES AND MINORITY AND WOMEN-OWNED
BUSINESS ENTERPRISES. THE  DEPARTMENT  SHALL  MAINTAIN  THE  FORMAT  AND
CONTENT OF THE COMPREHENSIVE WEBSITE AND SHALL UPDATE SUCH COMPREHENSIVE
WEBSITE AS OFTEN AS FEASIBLE.
  2. THE COMPREHENSIVE WEBSITE SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO:
  (A)  INFORMATION ON ALL STATE, FEDERAL, PRIVATE AND NON-PROFIT TECHNI-
CAL AND FINANCIAL PROGRAMS AVAILABLE TO MINORITY AND  WOMEN-OWNED  BUSI-
NESS  ENTERPRISES  AND  SMALL  BUSINESSES.    SUCH  INFORMATION SHALL BE
SEARCHABLE BY: (I) PROGRAM NAME; (II) TYPE  OF  FINANCIAL  OR  TECHNICAL
ASSISTANCE;  AND (III) WHETHER ASSISTANCE IS OFFERED TO SMALL BUSINESSES
OR MINORITY AND WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES.  EACH  PROGRAM  LISTED
SHALL  CONTAIN  IDENTIFYING INFORMATION INCLUDING A PROGRAM DESCRIPTION,
THE TYPE OF ASSISTANCE OFFERED, INSTRUCTIONS  FOR  APPLICATION  TO  SUCH
PROGRAM,  THE DEADLINE FOR SUCH APPLICATION, THE NAME, ADDRESS AND PHONE

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

senate Bill S6001A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the functions of the chief administrator of the courts

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Apr 29, 2016 print number 6001a
amend and recommit to codes
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
Jun 19, 2015 referred to rules

S6001 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7698A
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §10.40, CP L; amd §212, Judy L; add §837-s, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A7698

S6001 - Summary

Relates to the functions of the chief administrator of the courts; relates to reporting requirements.

S6001 - Sponsor Memo

S6001 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6001

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 19, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law and  the  judiciary  law,  in
  relation to functions of the chief administrator of the courts; and to
  amend the executive law, in relation to reporting requirements

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 10.40 of the criminal procedure law,  as  added  by
chapter 47 of the laws of 1984, is amended to read as follows:
S 10.40 Chief administrator to prescribe forms.
  The  chief  administrator of the courts shall have the power to adopt,
amend and rescind forms for the efficient  and  just  administration  of
this  chapter.   SUCH FORMS SHALL INCLUDE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE FORMS
DESCRIBED IN PARAGRAPH (Y) OF SUBDIVISION TWO  OF  SECTION  TWO  HUNDRED
TWELVE  OF THE JUDICIARY LAW. A failure by any party to submit papers in
compliance with forms authorized by this section shall  not  be  grounds
for that reason alone for denial or granting of any motion.
  S  2.  Subdivision 2 of section 212 of the judiciary law is amended by
adding six new paragraphs (t), (u), (v), (w), (x) and  (y)  to  read  as
follows:
  (T)  COMPILE  AND  PUBLISH DATA ON MISDEMEANOR OFFENSES IN ALL COURTS,
DISAGGREGATED BY COUNTY, INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:
  (I) THE AGGREGATE NUMBER OF MISDEMEANORS CHARGED, BY INDICTMENT OR THE
FILING OF A MISDEMEANOR COMPLAINT OR INFORMATION;
  (II) THE OFFENSE CHARGED;
  (III) THE RACE, ETHNICITY, AGE, AND SEX OF THE INDIVIDUAL CHARGED;
  (IV) WHETHER THE INDIVIDUAL WAS ISSUED A SUMMONS OR APPEARANCE TICKET,
WAS SUBJECT TO CUSTODIAL ARREST, AND/OR WAS HELD  TO  ARRAIGNMENT  AS  A
RESULT OF THE ALLEGED MISDEMEANOR;
  (V) THE ZIP CODE OR LOCATION WHERE THE ALLEGED MISDEMEANOR OCCURRED;

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11204-02-5

Co-Sponsors

S6001A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7698A
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §10.40, CP L; amd §212, Judy L; add §837-s, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A7698

S6001A - Summary

Relates to the functions of the chief administrator of the courts; relates to reporting requirements.

S6001A - Sponsor Memo

S6001A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6001--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 19, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules  --  recommitted  to
  the  Committee  on  Codes  in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the criminal procedure law and the judiciary law, in
  relation to functions of the chief administrator of the courts; and to
  amend the executive law, in relation to reporting requirements

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subdivision  1 of section 10.40 of the criminal procedure
law, as amended by chapter 237 of the laws of 2015, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  1.  The  chief  administrator  of  the  courts shall have the power to
adopt, amend and rescind forms for the efficient and just administration
of this chapter.   SUCH FORMS SHALL  INCLUDE,  WITHOUT  LIMITATION,  THE
FORMS  DESCRIBED  IN  PARAGRAPH  (Z)  OF  SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION TWO
HUNDRED TWELVE OF THE JUDICIARY LAW. A failure by any  party  to  submit
papers  in compliance with forms authorized by this section shall not be
grounds for that reason alone for denial or granting of any motion.
  S 2. Subdivision 2 of section 212 of the judiciary law is  amended  by
adding  six  new  paragraphs  (u), (v), (w), (x), (y) and (z) to read as
follows:
  (U) COMPILE AND PUBLISH DATA ON MISDEMEANOR OFFENSES  IN  ALL  COURTS,
DISAGGREGATED BY COUNTY, INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:
  (I) THE AGGREGATE NUMBER OF MISDEMEANORS CHARGED, BY INDICTMENT OR THE
FILING OF A MISDEMEANOR COMPLAINT OR INFORMATION;
  (II) THE OFFENSE CHARGED;
  (III) THE RACE, ETHNICITY, AGE, AND SEX OF THE INDIVIDUAL CHARGED;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11204-08-6

S. 6001--A                          2

senate Bill S2406A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes a photo radar demonstration program in N.Y. city imposing civil liability upon vehicle owners for violations of maximum speed limits

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Apr 29, 2016 print number 2406a
amend and recommit to transportation
Jan 06, 2016 referred to transportation
Jan 23, 2015 referred to transportation

S2406 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A645A
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1180-d, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S198A, A1580, A1580A
2011-2012: S7856, A10556A

S2406 - Summary

Authorizes a photo radar demonstration program in cities of one million or more imposing civil liability upon vehicle owners for maximum speed limit violations; authorizes such program to install a photo radar device on McGuinness Boulevard in the borough of Brooklyn; provides for the repeal of such demonstration program after three years.

S2406 - Sponsor Memo

S2406 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  2406

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 23, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the vehicle  and  traffic  law,  in  relation  to  civil
  liability  of  vehicle  owners  for maximum speed limit violations 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.  The  vehicle  and  traffic law is amended by adding a new
section 1180-d to read as follows:
  S 1180-D. OWNER LIABILITY FOR FAILURE OF OPERATOR TO COMPLY WITH MAXI-
MUM SPEED LIMITS. (A) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF  LAW,  EACH
CITY  WITH  A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND
EMPOWERED TO ADOPT AND AMEND A LOCAL LAW  OR  ORDINANCE  ESTABLISHING  A
DEMONSTRATION  PROGRAM  IMPOSING  MONETARY  LIABILITY  ON THE OWNER OF A
VEHICLE FOR FAILURE OF AN OPERATOR THEREOF TO COMPLY WITH MAXIMUM  SPEED
LIMITS  IN  SUCH CITY IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
SUCH DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM SHALL EMPOWER THE CITY OF NEW YORK TO INSTALL
AND OPERATE A PHOTO RADAR DEVICE ON MCGUINNESS BOULEVARD IN THE  BOROUGH
OF BROOKLYN WITHIN SUCH CITY.
  (B) IN ANY CITY WHICH HAS ADOPTED A LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE PURSUANT TO
SUBDIVISION  (A) OF THIS SECTION, THE OWNER OF A VEHICLE SHALL BE LIABLE
FOR A PENALTY IMPOSED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION IF SUCH VEHICLE WAS  USED
OR  OPERATED  WITH  THE  PERMISSION OF THE OWNER, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN
VIOLATION OF SUBDIVISION (D) OF SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED  EIGHTY  OF  THIS
ARTICLE,  AND SUCH VIOLATION IS EVIDENCED BY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM A
PHOTO RADAR SYSTEM; PROVIDED HOWEVER THAT NO OWNER OF A VEHICLE SHALL BE
LIABLE FOR A PENALTY IMPOSED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION WHERE THE OPERATOR
OF SUCH VEHICLE HAS BEEN CONVICTED OF THE UNDERLYING VIOLATION OF SUBDI-
VISION (D) OF SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED EIGHTY OF THIS ARTICLE.
  (C) FOR PURPOSES OF THIS  SECTION,  "OWNER"  SHALL  HAVE  THE  MEANING
PROVIDED IN ARTICLE TWO-B OF THIS CHAPTER. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION,

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01255-01-5

S2406A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A645A
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1180-d, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S198A, A1580, A1580A
2011-2012: S7856, A10556A

S2406A - Summary

Authorizes a photo radar demonstration program in cities of one million or more imposing civil liability upon vehicle owners for maximum speed limit violations; authorizes such program to install a photo radar device on McGuinness Boulevard in the borough of Brooklyn; provides for the repeal of such demonstration program after three years.

S2406A - Sponsor Memo

S2406A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 2406--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 23, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation  --  recom-
  mitted  to  the  Committee on Transportation in accordance with Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  vehicle  and  traffic law, in relation to civil
  liability of vehicle owners for maximum  speed  limit  violations  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. The vehicle and traffic law is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 1180-d to read as follows:
  S 1180-D. OWNER LIABILITY FOR FAILURE OF OPERATOR TO COMPLY WITH MAXI-
MUM  SPEED  LIMITS. (A) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, EACH
CITY WITH A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE IS HEREBY  AUTHORIZED  AND
EMPOWERED  TO  ADOPT  AND  AMEND A LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING A
DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM IMPOSING MONETARY LIABILITY  ON  THE  OWNER  OF  A
VEHICLE  FOR FAILURE OF AN OPERATOR THEREOF TO COMPLY WITH MAXIMUM SPEED
LIMITS IN SUCH CITY IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF  THIS  SECTION.
SUCH DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM SHALL EMPOWER THE CITY OF NEW YORK TO INSTALL
AND  OPERATE A PHOTO RADAR DEVICE ON MCGUINNESS BOULEVARD IN THE BOROUGH
OF BROOKLYN WITHIN SUCH CITY.
  (B) IN ANY CITY WHICH HAS ADOPTED A LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE PURSUANT TO
SUBDIVISION (A) OF THIS SECTION, THE OWNER OF A VEHICLE SHALL BE  LIABLE
FOR  A PENALTY IMPOSED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION IF SUCH VEHICLE WAS USED
OR OPERATED WITH THE PERMISSION OF THE OWNER,  EXPRESS  OR  IMPLIED,  IN
VIOLATION  OF  SUBDIVISION  (D) OF SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED EIGHTY OF THIS
ARTICLE, AND SUCH VIOLATION IS EVIDENCED BY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM  A
PHOTO RADAR SYSTEM; PROVIDED HOWEVER THAT NO OWNER OF A VEHICLE SHALL BE
LIABLE FOR A PENALTY IMPOSED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION WHERE THE OPERATOR

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01255-02-6

senate Bill S2050A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting the possession of certain 50 caliber firearms

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Apr 29, 2016 print number 2050a
amend and recommit to codes
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
Apr 28, 2015 defeated in codes
Mar 10, 2015 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 21, 2015 referred to codes

Co-Sponsors

S2050 - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§265.00, 400.00, 265.02, 265.10 & 265.20, Pen L; add §233, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S7609

S2050 - Summary

Relates to prohibiting the possession of certain 50 caliber firearms; directs the division of state police to embark on a program whereby persons currently in lawful possession of such weapons may be reimbursed for the fair market value thereof upon turning in such weapons to a designated officer.

S2050 - Sponsor Memo

S2050 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  2050

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 21, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law and the  executive  law,  in  relation  to
  banning 50 caliber weapons

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Legislative findings and declaration. The legislature here-
by finds and declares that 50  caliber  or  larger  weapons  having  the
capacity  for rapidly discharging ammunition have no acceptable purpose.
The legislature additionally finds and declares that such  weapons  pose
such  an  imminent  threat  and danger to the safety and security of the
people of this state that it is necessary to ban the possession and  use
of such weapons.
  S  2. Short title. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "50
Caliber Threat Reduction Act".
  S 3. Section 265.00 of the penal law is amended by adding a new subdi-
vision 26 to read as follows:
  26. "50 CALIBER WEAPON" MEANS:
  (A) ANY RIFLE CAPABLE OF FIRING A CENTER-FIRE CARTRIDGE:
  (I) OF A CALIBER OF 50 OR GREATER,  WHICH  SHALL  INCLUDE  ANY  METRIC
EQUIVALENT OF 50 CALIBER OR GREATER; OR
  (II)  THAT  IS  CAPABLE  OF  FIRING A PROJECTILE THAT ATTAINS A MUZZLE
ENERGY OF TWELVE THOUSAND FOOT-POUNDS OR GREATER IN ANY  COMBINATION  OF
BULLET, PROPELLANT, CASE, OR PRIMER; OR
  (III)  ANY  COPY  OR  DUPLICATE  OF ANY SUCH WEAPON THAT IS CAPABLE OF
FIRING A PROJECTILE THAT ATTAINS A  MUZZLE  ENERGY  OF  TWELVE  THOUSAND
FOOT-POUNDS OR GREATER REGARDLESS OF CALIBER;
  (B)  ANY  RIFLE  CAPABLE  OF FIRING A CENTER-FIRE CARTRIDGE DEFINED IN
PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVISION, POSSESSED PRIOR TO THE EFFECTIVE DATE
OF THIS SUBDIVISION;
  (C) PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT SUCH TERM DOES NOT INCLUDE:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01257-02-5

Co-Sponsors

S2050A - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§265.00, 400.00, 265.02, 265.10 & 265.20, Pen L; add §233, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S7609

S2050A - Summary

Relates to prohibiting the possession of certain 50 caliber firearms; directs the division of state police to embark on a program whereby persons currently in lawful possession of such weapons may be reimbursed for the fair market value thereof upon turning in such weapons to a designated officer.

S2050A - Sponsor Memo

S2050A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 2050--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 21, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SQUADRON,  ESPAILLAT,  PERKINS  -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Codes  --  recommitted  to  the  Committee on Codes in accordance with
  Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  penal law and the executive law, in relation to
  banning 50 caliber weapons

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Legislative findings and declaration. The legislature here-
by  finds  and  declares  that  50  caliber or larger weapons having the
capacity for rapidly discharging ammunition have no acceptable  purpose.
The  legislature  additionally finds and declares that such weapons pose
such an imminent threat and danger to the safety  and  security  of  the
people  of this state that it is necessary to ban the possession and use
of such weapons.
  S 2. Short title. This act shall be known and may be cited as the  "50
Caliber Threat Reduction Act".
  S 3. Section 265.00 of the penal law is amended by adding a new subdi-
vision 26 to read as follows:
  26. "50 CALIBER WEAPON" MEANS:
  (A) ANY RIFLE CAPABLE OF FIRING A CENTER-FIRE CARTRIDGE:
  (I)  OF  A  CALIBER  OF  50 OR GREATER, WHICH SHALL INCLUDE ANY METRIC
EQUIVALENT OF 50 CALIBER OR GREATER; OR
  (II) THAT IS CAPABLE OF FIRING A  PROJECTILE  THAT  ATTAINS  A  MUZZLE
ENERGY  OF  TWELVE THOUSAND FOOT-POUNDS OR GREATER IN ANY COMBINATION OF
BULLET, PROPELLANT, CASE, OR PRIMER; OR
  (III) ANY COPY OR DUPLICATE OF ANY SUCH  WEAPON  THAT  IS  CAPABLE  OF
FIRING  A  PROJECTILE  THAT  ATTAINS  A MUZZLE ENERGY OF TWELVE THOUSAND
FOOT-POUNDS OR GREATER REGARDLESS OF CALIBER;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01257-03-6

senate Bill S584A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Expands eligibility for crime victims' compensation to include domestic partners

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Apr 29, 2016 print number 584a
amend and recommit to finance
Jan 06, 2016 referred to finance
Jan 07, 2015 referred to finance

S584 - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§624 & 626, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S215
2011-2012: S629
2009-2010: S1422A

S584 - Summary

Expands eligibility for those who receive awards under crime victims' compensation to include a domestic partner; defines domestic partner; further provides for out-of-pocket loss to include the cost of counseling for surviving family members of homicide victims.

S584 - Sponsor Memo

S584 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                   584

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to eligibility of  domes-
  tic partners for compensation from the crime victims' board

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 1 of section 624 of the execu-
tive law, as amended by chapter 233 of the laws of 2012, is  amended  to
read as follows:
  (b)  a  surviving spouse, DOMESTIC PARTNER, grandparent, parent, step-
parent, guardian, brother, sister,  stepbrother,  stepsister,  child  or
stepchild  of  a  victim  of a crime who died as a direct result of such
crime;
  S 2. Section 624 of the executive law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
subdivision 1-a to read as follows:
  1-A.  FOR  THE  PURPOSES  OF  THIS SECTION, "DOMESTIC PARTNER" MEANS A
PERSON WHO, WITH RESPECT TO ANOTHER PERSON:
  (A) IS FORMALLY A PARTY IN A DOMESTIC PARTNERSHIP OR SIMILAR RELATION-
SHIP WITH THE OTHER PERSON, ENTERED INTO PURSUANT TO  THE  LAWS  OF  THE
UNITED  STATES OR OF ANY STATE, LOCAL OR FOREIGN JURISDICTION, OR REGIS-
TERED AS THE DOMESTIC PARTNER OF THE  OTHER  PERSON  WITH  ANY  REGISTRY
MAINTAINED  BY  THE EMPLOYER OF EITHER PARTY OR ANY STATE, MUNICIPALITY,
OR FOREIGN JURISDICTION; OR
  (B) IS FORMALLY RECOGNIZED AS A BENEFICIARY OR  COVERED  PERSON  UNDER
THE OTHER PERSON'S EMPLOYMENT BENEFITS OR HEALTH INSURANCE; OR
  (C)  IS  DEPENDENT  OR MUTUALLY INTERDEPENDENT ON THE OTHER PERSON FOR
SUPPORT, AS EVIDENCED BY THE TOTALITY OF THE CIRCUMSTANCES INDICATING  A
MUTUAL  INTENT  TO  BE  A DOMESTIC PARTNER INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
COMMON OWNERSHIP OR JOINT LEASING OF REAL OR PERSONAL  PROPERTY;  COMMON
HOUSEHOLDING,  SHARED  INCOME  OR  SHARED  EXPENSES; CHILDREN IN COMMON;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

S584A - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§624 & 626, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S215
2011-2012: S629
2009-2010: S1422A

S584A - Summary

Expands eligibility for those who receive awards under crime victims' compensation to include a domestic partner; defines domestic partner; further provides for out-of-pocket loss to include the cost of counseling for surviving family members of homicide victims.

S584A - Sponsor Memo

S584A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 584--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- recommitted  to
  the  Committee  on Finance in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to eligibility of domes-
  tic partners for compensation from the crime victims' board

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 1 of section 624 of the execu-
tive  law,  as amended by chapter 104 of the laws of 2015, is amended to
read as follows:
  (b) a surviving spouse, DOMESTIC PARTNER, grandparent,  parent,  step-
parent, guardian, brother, sister, stepbrother, stepsister, child, step-
child  or  grandchild of a victim of a crime who died as a direct result
of such crime;
  S 2. Section 624 of the executive law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
subdivision 1-a to read as follows:
  1-A.  FOR  THE  PURPOSES  OF  THIS SECTION, "DOMESTIC PARTNER" MEANS A
PERSON WHO, WITH RESPECT TO ANOTHER PERSON:
  (A) IS FORMALLY A PARTY IN A DOMESTIC PARTNERSHIP OR SIMILAR RELATION-
SHIP WITH THE OTHER PERSON, ENTERED INTO PURSUANT TO  THE  LAWS  OF  THE
UNITED  STATES OR OF ANY STATE, LOCAL OR FOREIGN JURISDICTION, OR REGIS-
TERED AS THE DOMESTIC PARTNER OF THE  OTHER  PERSON  WITH  ANY  REGISTRY
MAINTAINED  BY  THE EMPLOYER OF EITHER PARTY OR ANY STATE, MUNICIPALITY,
OR FOREIGN JURISDICTION; OR
  (B) IS FORMALLY RECOGNIZED AS A BENEFICIARY OR  COVERED  PERSON  UNDER
THE OTHER PERSON'S EMPLOYMENT BENEFITS OR HEALTH INSURANCE; OR
  (C)  IS  DEPENDENT  OR MUTUALLY INTERDEPENDENT ON THE OTHER PERSON FOR
SUPPORT, AS EVIDENCED BY THE TOTALITY OF THE CIRCUMSTANCES INDICATING  A

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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