Bill Text: NY S05665 | 2017-2018 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Relates to granting peace officer status to traffic enforcement officers and traffic enforcement agents employed by the city of New York.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 12-2)

Status: (Introduced) 2018-06-20 - COMMITTED TO RULES [S05665 Detail]

Download: New_York-2017-S05665-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          5665
                               2017-2018 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                     April 24, 2017
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by  Sen.  SAVINO -- 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
          peace  officer  status  to  traffic  enforcement  officers and traffic
          enforcement agents
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  Section  2.10 of the criminal procedure law is amended by
     2  adding a new subdivision 84 to read as follows:
     3    84.  Traffic  enforcement  officers  or  traffic  enforcement   agents
     4  employed  by  the  city  of New York; provided, however, that nothing in
     5  this subdivision shall be deemed to authorize such  officers  to  carry,
     6  possess,  repair  or dispose of a firearm unless the appropriate license
     7  therefor has been issued pursuant to section 400.00 of the penal law.
     8    § 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
     9  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.
                                                                   LBD09832-01-7
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