Bill Text: NY A05660 | 2015-2016 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Increases the penalty for unlawfully dealing with a minor in the first degree from a class A misdemeanor to a class E felony.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)

Status: (Introduced - Dead) 2016-06-06 - held for consideration in codes [A05660 Detail]

Download: New_York-2015-A05660-Introduced.html
                           S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                         5660
                              2015-2016 Regular Sessions
                                 I N  A S S E M B L Y
                                     March 3, 2015
                                      ___________
       Introduced  by M. of A. HOOPER -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. COLTON,
         ORTIZ, SCARBOROUGH -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes
       AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to increasing the penalty for
         unlawfully dealing with a child in the first degree to a class E felo-
         ny
         THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
       BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
    1    Section  1.  The closing paragraph of section 260.20 of the penal law,
    2  as amended by chapter 362 of the laws of 1992, is  amended  to  read  as
    3  follows:
    4    Unlawfully  dealing  with  a  child  in the first degree is a class [A
    5  misdemeanor] E FELONY.
    6    S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
    7  ing the date on which it shall have become a law.
        EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                             [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                  LBD09232-01-5
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