S02723 Summary:

BILL NOS02723
 
SAME ASSAME AS A00757
 
SPONSORKRUEGER
 
COSPNSRADDABBO, FUNKE, HOYLMAN, MARTINEZ, SERINO, SERRANO, STAVISKY
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Amd 353-a, Ag & Mkts L
 
Relates to aggravated cruelty to animals.
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S02723 Actions:

BILL NOS02723
 
01/29/2019REFERRED TO DOMESTIC ANIMAL WELFARE
02/28/20191ST REPORT CAL.197
03/04/20192ND REPORT CAL.
03/05/2019ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
06/04/2019PASSED SENATE
06/04/2019DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
06/04/2019referred to agriculture
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S02723 Committee Votes:

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S02723 Floor Votes:

There are no votes for this bill in this legislative session.
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S02723 Memo:

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S02723 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          2723
 
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                    IN SENATE
 
                                    January 29, 2019
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by Sens. KRUEGER, ADDABBO, FUNKE, HOYLMAN, MARTINEZ, SERINO,
          SERRANO, STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when  printed
          to be committed to the Committee on Domestic Animal Welfare
 
        AN  ACT  to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to aggra-
          vated cruelty to animals

          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of  section  353-a of the agriculture and
     2  markets law, as added by chapter 118 of the laws of 1999, is amended  to
     3  read as follows:
     4    1.  A  person is guilty of aggravated cruelty to animals when, with no
     5  justifiable purpose, he or  she  intentionally  kills  or  intentionally
     6  causes  [serious]  physical injury to a companion animal with aggravated
     7  cruelty.  For purposes of this section, "aggravated cruelty" shall  mean
     8  conduct  which:  (i) is intended to cause extreme physical pain; or (ii)
     9  is done or carried out in an especially depraved or sadistic manner.
    10    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD02461-01-9
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