Bill S4893-2013

Relates to designating certain employees of the Seneca county sheriff's office as peace officers

Relates to designating certain employees of the Seneca county sheriff's office serving as uniformed marine patrol officers and uniformed court security officers as peace officers.

Details

Actions

  • Sep 27, 2013: VETOED MEMO.227
  • Sep 17, 2013: DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • Jun 20, 2013: returned to senate
  • Jun 20, 2013: passed assembly
  • Jun 20, 2013: ordered to third reading rules cal.560
  • Jun 20, 2013: substituted for a7879
  • May 22, 2013: referred to codes
  • May 22, 2013: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • May 22, 2013: PASSED SENATE
  • May 21, 2013: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • May 20, 2013: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 8, 2013: 1ST REPORT CAL.615
  • Apr 30, 2013: REFERRED TO CODES

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Codes - May 8, 2013
Ayes (13): Nozzolio, Boyle, DeFrancisco, Flanagan, Fuschillo, Golden, Lanza, O'Mara, Squadron, Espaillat, Hoylman, O'Brien, Krueger
Nays (1): Perkins
Excused (1): Gallivan

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S4893

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to designating certain employees of the Seneca county sheriff's office as peace officers

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To grant peace officer status to uniformed marine patrol officers and uniformed court security officers employed by the Seneca County Sheriff's Office.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:

Section one amends section 2.10 of the Criminal Procedure Law by adding a new subdivision 84, designating uniformed marine patrol officers employed by the Seneca County Sheriffs Office as peace officers.

Section one also amends section 2.10 of the Criminal Procedure Law by adding a new subdivision 85, designating the uniformed court security officers employed by the Seneca County Sheriffs Office as peace officers.

Section two contains the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION: Under this proposal, uniformed marine patrol officers and court security officers employed by the Seneca County Sheriffs Office would be given peace officer status. This designation is necessary to facilitate the many security services these officers provide. This legislation has been requested by the Seneca County Sheriffs Office. Similar legislation has been enacted to extend peace officer status to marine patrol and security personnel employed by various counties and local governments across the State.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: S.6171 of 2012

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 4893 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE April 30, 2013 ___________
Introduced by Sen. NOZZOLIO -- 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 designating certain employees of the Seneca county sheriff's office as peace offi- cers THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 2.10 of the criminal procedure law is amended by adding two new subdivisions 84 and 85 to read as follows: 84. EMPLOYEES APPOINTED BY THE SHERIFF OF SENECA COUNTY, PURSUANT TO THEIR SPECIAL DUTIES SERVING AS UNIFORMED MARINE PATROL OFFICERS; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT NOTHING IN THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL BE DEEMED TO AUTHORIZE SUCH OFFICER TO CARRY, POSSESS, REPAIR OR DISPOSE OF A FIREARM UNLESS THE APPROPRIATE LICENSE HAS BEEN ISSUED PURSUANT TO SECTION 400.00 OF THE PENAL LAW OR TO AUTHORIZE SUCH OFFICER TO CARRY OR POSSESS A FIREARM EXCEPT WHILE ON DUTY. 85. EMPLOYEES OF THE SENECA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SERVING AS UNIFORMED COURT SECURITY OFFICERS AT SENECA COUNTY COURT FACILITIES; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT NOTHING IN THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL BE DEEMED TO AUTHORIZE SUCH OFFICERS TO CARRY, POSSESS, REPAIR OR DISPOSE OF A FIREARM UNLESS THE APPROPRIATE LICENSE THEREFOR HAS BEEN ISSUED PURSUANT TO SECTION 400.00 OF THE PENAL LAW. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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