Bill Text: NY S03660 | 2019-2020 | 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: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-1)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-06-20 - COMMITTED TO RULES [S03660 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S03660-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
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                                          3660
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                    February 11, 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
          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 85 to read as follows:
     3    85.   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.
                                                                   LBD03884-01-9
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