Bill Text: NY A08657 | 2011-2012 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Designates police officers of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs as peace officers.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 4-1)

Status: (Vetoed) 2012-12-17 - tabled [A08657 Detail]

Download: New_York-2011-A08657-Introduced.html
                           S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                         8657
                              2011-2012 Regular Sessions
                                 I N  A S S E M B L Y
                                   October 14, 2011
                                      ___________
       Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  M. MILLER  --  read once and referred to the
         Committee on Codes
       AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation  to  designating
         police officers of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs as
         peace officers
         THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
       BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
    1    Section 1. Subdivision 21 of section 2.15 of  the  criminal  procedure
    2  law,  as added by chapter 549 of the laws of 1997, is amended to read as
    3  follows:
    4    21. United States  Department  of  Veterans  [Administration]  AFFAIRS
    5  police  officers [employed at the Veterans Administration Medical Center
    6  in Batavia].
    7    S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
        EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                             [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                  LBD03529-01-1
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