Bill S7786-2013

Designates uniformed court officers of the town of Highlands as peace officers

Designates uniformed court officers of the town of Highlands as peace officers.

Details

Actions

  • Nov 21, 2014: VETOED MEMO.525
  • Nov 10, 2014: DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • Jun 17, 2014: returned to senate
  • Jun 17, 2014: passed assembly
  • Jun 17, 2014: ordered to third reading rules cal.327
  • Jun 17, 2014: substituted for a9840
  • Jun 16, 2014: referred to codes
  • Jun 16, 2014: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Jun 16, 2014: PASSED SENATE
  • Jun 16, 2014: ORDERED TO THIRD READING CAL.1418
  • Jun 16, 2014: COMMITTEE DISCHARGED AND COMMITTED TO RULES
  • Jun 9, 2014: REFERRED TO CODES

Meetings

Calendars

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Rules - Jun 16, 2014
Ayes (19): Skelos, Libous, Bonacic, Carlucci, Farley, Flanagan, Hannon, Larkin, LaValle, Marcellino, Maziarz, Nozzolio, Seward, Valesky, Little, Stewart-Cousins, Breslin, Dilan, Parker
Ayes W/R (1): Gianaris
Nays (3): Krueger, Montgomery, Perkins
Excused (2): Hassell-Thompson, Espaillat

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S7786

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to designating uniformed court officers of the town of Highlands as peace officers

PURPOSE:

This bill designates town court attendants in the Town of Highlands as peace officers.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1: Amends Criminal Procedure Law

Section 2.10 by adding a new subdivision 84 to designate such town court attendants as peace officers.

EXISTING LAW:

Under current laws such attendants are not designated as peace officers.

JUSTIFICATION:

This bill was requested by the Town of Highlands.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

2011-S.5309 /A.7436 2012-S.6320/A.9434

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None.

LOCAL FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

Immediate.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 7786 IN SENATE June 9, 2014 ___________
Introduced by Sen. LARKIN -- 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 uniformed court officers of the town of Highlands as peace officers 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 a new subdivision 84 to read as follows: 84. EMPLOYEES OF THE TOWN COURT OF THE TOWN OF HIGHLANDS SERVING AS UNIFORMED COURT OFFICERS AT SUCH TOWN COURT; 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 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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