A02273 Summary:

BILL NOA02273
 
SAME ASNo Same As
 
SPONSORHawley (MS)
 
COSPNSRAshby, Salka, Lawrence
 
MLTSPNSRBarclay, Crouch, DeStefano, Finch, McDonough, Palmesano
 
Amd 240.00 & 240.25, Pen L
 
Provides that a person is guilty of harassment in the first degree, a class B misdemeanor, when he or she strikes, shoves, kicks or otherwise subjects a school employee to physical contact or attempts or threatens to do the same while such school employee is engaged in the performance of his or her duties as a school employee.
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A02273 Actions:

BILL NOA02273
 
01/22/2019referred to codes
06/13/2019held for consideration in codes
01/08/2020referred to codes
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A02273 Committee Votes:

CODES Chair:Lentol DATE:06/13/2019AYE/NAY:14/6 Action: Held for Consideration
LentolAyeRaNay
SchimmingerExcusedGiglioNay
PretlowAyeMontesanoNay
CookExcusedMorinelloNay
CymbrowitzAyePalumboNay
O'DonnellAyeGarbarinoNay
LavineAye
PerryAye
ZebrowskiAye
AbinantiAye
WeprinAye
MosleyAye
HevesiAye
FahyAye
SeawrightAye
RosenthalAye

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A02273 Floor Votes:

There are no votes for this bill in this legislative session.
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A02273 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          2273
 
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                   IN ASSEMBLY
 
                                    January 22, 2019
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced by M. of A. HAWLEY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BARCLAY,
          CROUCH,  FINCH,  McDONOUGH, PALMESANO -- read once and referred to the
          Committee on Codes
 
        AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to harassment  in  the  first
          degree
 
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section 1. Section 240.00 of the penal law is amended by adding a  new
     2  subdivision 7 to read as follows:
     3    7.  "School  employee"  means  any person employed by an elementary or
     4  secondary school, public or private, or by the school district or  other
     5  entity administering such school.
     6    § 2. Section 240.25 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 109 of the
     7  laws of 1994, is amended to read as follows:
     8  § 240.25 Harassment in the first degree.
     9    A person is guilty of harassment in the first degree when:
    10    1.  he  or she intentionally and repeatedly harasses another person by
    11  following such person in or about a public place or places or by  engag-
    12  ing in a course of conduct or by repeatedly committing acts which [plac-
    13  es] place such person in reasonable fear of physical injury, or
    14    2.  he  or  she  strikes, shoves, kicks or otherwise subjects a school
    15  employee to physical contact, or attempts or threatens to do  the  same,
    16  while  such  school employee is engaged in or on account of the perform-
    17  ance of the duties of such school employee.    This  section  shall  not
    18  apply  to  activities  regulated by the national labor relations act, as
    19  amended, the railway labor act, as amended, or  the  federal  employment
    20  labor management act, as amended.
    21    Harassment in the first degree is a class B misdemeanor.
    22    § 3. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
    23  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.
                                                                   LBD02088-01-9
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