Authorizes the sheriff of Albany county to enter into agreements for custody of inmates from other states.
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 10665 IN ASSEMBLY June 13, 2012 ___________Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Canestrari, Aubry, Reilly, McEneny) -- read once and referred to the Committee on Correction AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to authorizing the sher- iff of Albany county to enter into agreements for custody of inmates from other states THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 500-o of the correction law is amended by adding a new subdivision 4 to read as follows: 4. NOTWITHSTANDING SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION, THE SHERIFF OF ALBANY COUNTY MAY ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH A CORRECTIONAL INSTITU- TION LOCATED IN ANOTHER STATE TO PROVIDE FOR THE CUSTODY IN THE ALBANY COUNTY CORRECTIONAL FACILITY OF PERSONS SENTENCED TO A PERIOD OF IMPRI- SONMENT IN SUCH OTHER STATE TO A TERM IN EXCESS OF NINETY DAYS BUT NO MORE THAN TWO YEARS, SUBJECT TO THE APPROVAL OF THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE, THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AND THE COMMISSION. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately; provided, however, that the amendments to section 500-o of the correction law made by section one of this act shall not affect the repeal of such section and shall be deemed repealed therewith.EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD16243-01-2