Skip to main content

New York Consolidated Laws, Executive Law - EXC § 640. Fair treatment standards for crime victims

Welcome to FindLaw's Cases & Codes, a free source of state and federal court opinions, state laws, and the United States Code. For more information about the legal concepts addressed by these cases and statutes, visit FindLaw's Learn About the Law.

1.?The commissioner of the division of criminal justice services, in consultation with the director of the office of victim services and other appropriate officials, shall promulgate standards for the treatment of the innocent victims of crime by the agencies which comprise the criminal justice system of the state.

2.?For the purposes of this article the term ?criminal justice? shall include juvenile justice and the objectives and criteria set forth in sections six hundred forty-one and six hundred forty-two of this article shall apply to presentment agencies as defined in subdivision twelve of section 301.2 of the family court act.

Cite this article: FindLaw.com - New York Consolidated Laws, Executive Law - EXC § 640. Fair treatment standards for crime victims - last updated January 01, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/ny/executive-law/exc-sect-640.html


FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.

Copied to clipboard