Bill Text: NY S03920 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Grants police officer status to members of the uniformed correction force of NYC department of correction.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-21 - REFERRED TO CODES [S03920 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S03920-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          3920
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                    February 21, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced by Sen. GOUNARDES -- 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 granting
          police officer status to members of the uniformed correction force  of
          the New York city department of correction
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Subdivision 34 of section 1.20 of  the  criminal  procedure
     2  law is amended by adding a new paragraph (w) to read as follows:
     3    (w) The members of the uniformed correction force of the New York city
     4  department of correction.
     5    §  2. Subdivision 25 of section 2.10 of the criminal procedure law, as
     6  amended by section 70 of subpart B of part C of chapter 62 of  the  laws
     7  of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
     8    25.  Officials, as designated by the commissioner of the department of
     9  corrections and community supervision pursuant to rules of  the  depart-
    10  ment,  and  correction officers of any state correctional facility or of
    11  any penal correctional institution except for correction officers of the
    12  New York city department of correction.
    13    § 3.  This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD09920-01-9
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