S03313 Summary:

BILL NOS03313
 
SAME ASSAME AS A02211
 
SPONSORSANDERS
 
COSPNSRMONTGOMERY, MYRIE, SAVINO
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Amd 205, Cor L; amd 259-j, Exec L
 
Relates to certificates of relief from disabilities and certificates of good conduct upon discharge.
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S03313 Actions:

BILL NOS03313
 
02/05/2019REFERRED TO CRIME VICTIMS, CRIME AND CORRECTION
04/09/20191ST REPORT CAL.418
04/10/20192ND REPORT CAL.
04/29/2019ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
06/20/2019COMMITTED TO RULES
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S03313 Committee Votes:

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S03313 Floor Votes:

There are no votes for this bill in this legislative session.
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S03313 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          3313
 
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                    IN SENATE
 
                                    February 5, 2019
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by  Sens.  SANDERS,  MONTGOMERY,  SAVINO  --  read twice and
          ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
          Crime Victims, Crime and Correction
 
        AN ACT to amend the correction law and the executive law, in relation to
          certificates upon discharge

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 205  of  the  correction  law,  as
     2  added  by section 32 of subpart A of part C of chapter 62 of the laws of
     3  2011, is amended to read as follows:
     4    2. (a) A merit  termination  granted  by  the  department  under  this
     5  section  shall  constitute a termination of the sentence with respect to
     6  which it was granted. No such merit termination shall be granted  unless
     7  the  department  is satisfied that termination of sentence from presump-
     8  tive release, parole, conditional release or post-release supervision is
     9  in the best interest of society,  and  that  the  parolee  or  releasee,
    10  otherwise  financially  able  to comply with an order of restitution and
    11  the payment of any mandatory surcharge previously imposed by a court  of
    12  competent  jurisdiction,  has  made a good faith effort to comply there-
    13  with.
    14    (b) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, a person granted merit
    15  termination pursuant to this section shall be provided a certificate  of
    16  relief from disabilities pursuant to section seven hundred three of this
    17  chapter  or  a  certificate  of good conduct under section seven hundred
    18  three-b of this chapter, as applicable.
    19    § 2. Section 259-j of the executive law is amended  by  adding  a  new
    20  subdivision 4 to read as follows:
    21    4.  Notwithstanding  any  other  provision  of  law,  a person granted
    22  discharge pursuant to subdivision one of this section shall be  provided
    23  a  certificate  of  relief  from  disabilities pursuant to section seven
    24  hundred three of the correction law or a  certificate  of  good  conduct
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD04444-01-9

        S. 3313                             2
 
     1  pursuant  to  section  seven  hundred  three-b of the correction law, as
     2  applicable.
     3    §  3.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
     4  have become a law.
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