senate Bill S4022

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Increases penalties for theft of a motor vehicle when a child under 16 is in or on such vehicle

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 09, 2015 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 08, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.1359
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 26, 2015 referred to codes

S4022 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1085
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§155.35, 155.42 & 160.15, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S1905, A4576
2011-2012: S1543
2009-2010: S6655

S4022 - Summary

Increases penalties for theft of a motor vehicle when a child under 16 is in or on such vehicle.

S4022 - Sponsor Memo

S4022 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4022

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 26, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SKELOS -- 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 the theft of a motor vehi-
  cle while a child is present therein

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

  Section  1. Section 155.35 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 464
of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
S 155.35 Grand larceny in the third degree.
  A person is guilty of grand larceny in the third degree when he or she
steals property and WHEN:
  1. [when] the value of the property exceeds three thousand dollars[,];
or
  2. the property is an automated teller machine or the contents  of  an
automated teller machine[.]; OR
  3. THE PROPERTY CONSISTS OF A MOTOR VEHICLE, AS DEFINED IN SECTION ONE
HUNDRED  TWENTY-FIVE  OF  THE  VEHICLE  AND TRAFFIC LAW, AND, DURING THE
COMMISSION OF SUCH OFFENSE, A CHILD UNDER THE AGE OF  SIXTEEN  YEARS  IS
PRESENT IN OR ON SUCH MOTOR VEHICLE.
  Grand larceny in the third degree is a class D felony.
  S  2.  Section 155.42 of the penal law, as added by chapter 515 of the
laws of 1986, is amended to read as follows:
S 155.42 Grand larceny in the first degree.
  A person is guilty of grand larceny in the first degree when he OR SHE
steals property and when [the]:
  1. THE value of the property exceeds one million dollars[.]; OR
  2. THE PROPERTY, REGARDLESS OF ITS VALUE, CONSISTS OF A MOTOR VEHICLE,
AS DEFINED IN SECTION ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-FIVE OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC
LAW, IS OBTAINED BY EXTORTION COMMITTED BY INSTILLING IN  THE  VICTIM  A
FEAR THAT THE ACTOR OR ANOTHER PERSON WILL CAUSE PHYSICAL INJURY TO SOME
PERSON,  IN  THE  FUTURE,  AND A CHILD UNDER THE AGE OF SIXTEEN YEARS IS

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03318-01-5

senate Bill S3921

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes requirements for purchase agreements for residential real property by which the buyer must maintain the property while full payment is outstanding

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee


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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 17, 2016 recommitted to rules
Jun 01, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.1231
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 06, 2016 referred to judiciary
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 09, 2015 referred to judiciary
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 08, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.1358
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 20, 2015 referred to judiciary

S3921 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Add §246-a, RP L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S3504
2011-2012: S7011

S3921 - Summary

Establishes requirements for purchase agreements for residential real property by which the buyer must maintain the property while full payment is outstanding.

S3921 - Sponsor Memo

S3921 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3921

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 20, 2015
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the real  property  law,  in  relation  to  establishing
  requirements for land contracts

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

  Section 1. The real property law is amended by adding  a  new  section
246-a to read as follows:
  S  246-A.  REQUIREMENTS  FOR  LAND  CONTRACTS.  1. DEFINITION. FOR THE
PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "LAND CONTRACT" MEANS  ANY  WRITTEN  AGREEMENT
EXECUTED  BETWEEN  A  BUYER AND SELLER OF RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY OR A
PARCEL OF REAL PROPERTY FOR RESIDENTIAL USE,  BY  INSTALLMENT  PAYMENTS,
WITH  A  DEPOSIT  OF  ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS OR MORE, AND A TERM OF NINETY
DAYS OR MORE, PURSUANT TO  WHICH  SUCH  BUYER  IS  RESPONSIBLE  FOR  ALL
REPAIRS  UPON  THE  REAL  PROPERTY AND WILL BE GRANTED TITLE TO THE REAL
PROPERTY UPON THE FULL PAYMENT OF THE STATED PURCHASE PRICE.  SUCH  TERM
SHALL  NOT  INCLUDE A MORTGAGE PURSUANT TO WHICH THE SELLER EXECUTES AND
RECORDS A DEED TO THE REAL  PROPERTY  UPON  THE  BUYER'S  EXECUTION  AND
RECORDING  OF  A  MORTGAGE  UPON  THE REAL PROPERTY; NOR SHALL SUCH TERM
INCLUDE A LEASE OF REAL PROPERTY PURSUANT TO WHICH THE LESSOR  IS  OBLI-
GATED  TO  MAKE  REPAIRS AND PAY REAL PROPERTY TAXES UPON SUCH  PROPERTY
UNTIL THE LESSEE TENDERS THE STATED PURCHASE PRICE.
  2. DISCLOSURE NOTICE. NOT LESS THAN TEN DAYS PRIOR TO THE EXECUTION OF
A LAND CONTRACT, THE SELLER SHALL PROVIDE TO THE BUYER A WRITTEN  NOTICE
DELIVERED  BY  CERTIFIED  MAIL.  SUCH  NOTICE  SHALL  BE  ENTITLED "LAND
CONTRACT-CONSUMER CAUTION AND COUNSELING NOTICE" AND SHALL  INCLUDE  THE
FOLLOWING NOTICES:
  (A)  "YOU  CAN LOSE THIS PROPERTY IF YOU FAIL TO MAKE THE PAYMENTS AND
MEET THE OTHER REQUIREMENTS OF THE LAND CONTRACT.";
  (B) "YOU CAN LOSE THIS PROPERTY IF THE SELLER OF THIS  PROPERTY  LOSES
TITLE TO THIS PROPERTY DUE TO THE FORECLOSURE OF AN EXISTING MORTGAGE OR

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09337-01-5