Bill Text: NY A08177 | 2017-2018 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Relates to justices presiding in an off-hours arraignment part.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Passed) 2018-08-24 - signed chap.231 [A08177 Detail]

Download: New_York-2017-A08177-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2017-2018 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                      June 1, 2017
        Introduced by M. of A. SKARTADOS, LENTOL -- (at request of the Office of
          Court  Administration)  --  read once and referred to the Committee on
        AN ACT to amend the uniform justice court act, in relation  to  justices
          presiding in an off-hours arraignment part
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Section 106 of the uniform justice court act is amended  by
     2  adding a new subdivision 11 to read as follows:
     3    11. Notwithstanding the provisions of subdivision one of this section,
     4  a  justice  of  a local criminal court in which an off-hours arraignment
     5  part has been established in accordance with paragraph (w)  of  subdivi-
     6  sion  one of section two hundred twelve of the judiciary law may preside
     7  as the justice of his or her court anywhere in the county in which  such
     8  local  criminal court is located for the limited purpose of presiding in
     9  such off-hours arraignment part  and  conducting  only  the  proceedings
    10  specified  in  paragraph  (w)  of subdivision one of section two hundred
    11  twelve of the judiciary law.
    12    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.