senate Bill S1901

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the judicial diversion program for alcohol and substance abuse offenders

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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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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 25, 2016 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 23, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.969
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 09, 2015 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.1150
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 27, 2015 reported and committed to finance
Jan 15, 2015 referred to codes

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S1901 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4008
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §216.05, CP L; add §205.70, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S1879A, A1879
2011-2012: S3349A

S1901 - Summary

Relates to the judicial diversion program for alcohol and substance abuse offenders; requires court to consider, review and document evidence relating to a defendant's propensity for violent conduct prior to ordering such defendant into a judicial diversion program; establishes the crime of unauthorized departure from a rehabilitation facility.

S1901 - Sponsor Memo

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

                                  1901

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 15, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. BONACIC, BOYLE, CARLUCCI, FELDER, GALLIVAN, GOLDEN,
  GRIFFO, HANNON, LANZA, LARKIN, LAVALLE, LITTLE, MARCELLINO, MARCHIONE,
  MARTINS, NOZZOLIO, O'MARA, RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE, ROBACH, SAVINO, VALE-
  SKY, YOUNG -- 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 the judicial
  diversion program for alcohol and substance abuse  offenders;  and  to
  amend  the  penal law, in relation to the crime of unauthorized depar-
  ture from a rehabilitation facility

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

  Section 1.  Subdivisions 4, 5, 8 and paragraph (a) of subdivision 9 of
section  216.05  of the criminal procedure law, as added by section 4 of
part AAA of chapter 56 of the laws of 2009, subdivision 8 as amended  by
chapter 347 of the laws of 2012, are amended to read as follows:
  4.  When an authorized court, AFTER CONSIDERING THE UNDERLYING CHARGES
AND THE PROPENSITY OR LACK THEREOF FOR VIOLENT CONDUCT OF THE DEFENDANT,
AND AFTER REVIEWING OR HEARING ONE OR MORE WRITTEN OR ORAL OPINIONS FROM
A LICENSED PSYCHOLOGIST OR PSYCHIATRIST AS  TO  THE  PROPENSITY  OF  THE
DEFENDANT  FOR FUTURE VIOLENT CONDUCT, AND AFTER MAKING AN ON-THE-RECORD
DETERMINATION AS TO THE REASONS WHY, BASED ON ALL EVIDENCE,  determines,
pursuant  to paragraph (b) of subdivision three of this section, that an
eligible defendant should be offered alcohol or substance  abuse  treat-
ment, or when the parties and the court agree to an eligible defendant's
participation  in  alcohol  or  substance  abuse  treatment, an eligible
defendant may be  allowed  to  participate  in  the  judicial  diversion
program  offered by this article.  Prior to the court's issuing an order
granting judicial diversion, the eligible defendant shall be required to
enter a plea of guilty to the charge or charges; provided, however, that
no such guilty plea shall be required when:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03327-01-5

senate Bill S1851

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Prohibits a skier from skiing in any area unless he or she is wearing a protective helmet; applicable to skiers under fourteen years of age

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Jun 02, 2016 referred to judiciary
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 25, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 24, 2016 1st report cal.1162
Mar 01, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Jan 06, 2016 referred to judiciary
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 09, 2015 referred to judiciary
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.1149
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 28, 2015 reported and committed to finance
Jan 15, 2015 referred to judiciary

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S1851 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1911
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Obligations Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§18-105 & 18-103, add §18-106-a, Gen Ob L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S3282, A8908
2011-2012: S4356, A3295A
2009-2010: A1453B

S1851 - Summary

Relates to the duties of skiers and ski area operators regarding the use of helmets; requires skiers under age 14 to wear helmets; requires ski area operators to maintain an adequate supply of helmets for sale and rental; requires operators to post signs.

S1851 - Sponsor Memo

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

                                  1851

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 15, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. LITTLE, AVELLA, BOYLE, DeFRANCISCO, VALESKY, YOUNG
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the general obligations law, in relation to  the  duties
  of skiers and ski area operators

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 13 and 14 of section  18-105  of  the  general
obligations  law,  as  added  by  chapter  711  of the laws of 1988, are
amended and a new subdivision 15 is added to read as follows:
  13. To report any personal injury to  the  ski  area  operator  before
leaving the ski area; [and]
  14.  Not  to  willfully  remove,  deface,  alter  or  otherwise damage
signage, warning devices or implements, or other safety  devices  placed
and  maintained by the ski area operator pursuant to the requirements of
section 18-103 of this article[.]; AND
  15. ALL SKIERS, UNDER FOURTEEN YEARS OF AGE, SHALL HAVE THE ADDITIONAL
RESPONSIBILITY TO WEAR A HELMET  SUITABLE  FOR  USE  WHILE  SKIING.  FOR
PURPOSES  OF THIS SUBDIVISION WEARING OF A HELMET MEANS A HELMET OF GOOD
FIT FASTENED SECURELY TO THE HEAD OF THE  WEARER  WITH  STRAPS  SECURELY
FASTENED.
  S  2.  The  general obligations law is amended by adding a new section
18-106-a to read as follows:
  S 18-106-A. ENFORCEMENT OF SKI HELMET REQUIREMENTS. 1. ANY PERSON  WHO
VIOLATES THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION FIFTEEN OF SECTION 18-105 OF THIS
ARTICLE  SHALL  PAY  A  CIVIL  FINE NOT TO EXCEED FIFTY DOLLARS. A COURT
SHALL WAIVE SUCH FINE IF SUCH PERSON SUPPLIES THE COURT WITH PROOF  THAT
BETWEEN  THE  DATE  OF  THE  VIOLATION  AND THE APPEARANCE DATE FOR SUCH
VIOLATION SUCH PERSON PURCHASED OR RENTED A HELMET.
  2. LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT SHALL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ENFORCING THE
PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION FIFTEEN OF SECTION 18-105 OF THIS  ARTICLE.  A

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05722-01-5