Bill Text: NY S06750 | 2013-2014 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Enacts the expedited missing persons' identification act.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-0)

Status: (Introduced - Dead) 2014-06-17 - SUBSTITUTED BY A9006 [S06750 Detail]

Download: New_York-2013-S06750-Introduced.html
                           S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                         6750
                                   I N  S E N A T E
                                     March 6, 2014
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       Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
         printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance
       AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to enacting the expedited
         missing persons' identification act
         THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
       BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
    1    Section  1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "expedited
    2  missing persons' identification act."
    3    S 2. Subdivision 1 of section 838 of the executive law,  as  added  by
    4  chapter 670 of the laws of 1982, is amended to read as follows:
    5    1.  Every  county medical examiner and coroner shall furnish the divi-
    6  sion promptly with copies of fingerprints on standardized eight inch  by
    7  eight  inch fingerprint cards, personal descriptions and other identify-
    8  ing data, including date and place of death,  of  all  deceased  persons
    9  whose  deaths  are  in a classification requiring inquiry by the coroner
   10  where the deceased is not identified or the medical examiner or  coroner
   11  is  not satisfied with the decedent's identification. THE DIVISION SHALL
   12  PROMPTLY MAKE AVAILABLE  PERSONAL  DESCRIPTIONS  AND  OTHER  IDENTIFYING
   13  DATA, INCLUDING DATE AND PLACE OF DEATH, OF SUCH DECEASED PERSONS TO ALL
   14  LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES IN THE STATE, AND UPON REQUEST, TO LAW ENFORCE-
   15  MENT AGENCIES OUTSIDE OF THE STATE.
   16    S  3. This act shall take effect one year after it shall have become a
   17  law.
        EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                             [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                  LBD14243-03-4
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