Bill Text: NY S04928 | 2013-2014 | General Assembly | Amended
Bill Title: Provides Queens county with jurisdiction for cases arising from Rikers Island facilities.
Status: (Engrossed) 2014-06-11 - returned to senate [S04928 Detail]
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4928--B 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 1, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. NOZZOLIO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes -- reported favora- bly from said committee, ordered to first and second report, ordered to a third reading, passed by Senate and delivered to the Assembly, recalled, vote reconsidered, restored to third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading -- recommitted to the Committee on Codes in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to providing jurisdiction to Queens county for cases arising from Rikers Island facilities THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: 1 Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 20.40 of the criminal procedure 2 law is amended by adding a new paragraph (n) to read as follows: 3 (N) AN OFFENSE COMMITTED AT RIKERS ISLAND FACILITIES SHALL BE PROSE- 4 CUTED BY QUEENS COUNTY. 5 S 2. This act shall take effect January 1, 2016, and shall apply to 6 prosecutions commenced on or after such effective date. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD08700-07-4