New York State Law

A comprehensive on-line digest of New York's criminal code.

Laws of New York

This site contains the full online searchable text of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law, the Criminal Procedure Law, the Penal Law and the Vehicle and Traffic Law. Selected articles from the NY Civil Rights Law and NY Navigation Law are also located here.

New York State Law Search

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New York Penal Law - Violations

"Violation" means an offense, other than a "traffic infraction", for which a sentence to a term of imprisonment in excess of fifteen days cannot be imposed.
Offense Penal Code
Criminal solicitation in the fifth degree
Hazing in the second degree
Unlawfully posting advertisements
Misconduct by a juror in the second degree
Failing to respond to an appearance ticket
Unlawful possession of marihuana
Disorderly conduct
Harassment in the second degree
Appearance in public under the influence of narcotics or a drug other than alcohol
Loitering for the purpose of engaging in a prostitution offense
Unlawful prevention of public access to records
Exposure of a person
Promoting the exposure of a person
Offensive exhibition
Unlawful possession of certain ammunition feeding devices (1st offense/home)

* May not contain all Violations in the New York Penal Law.
View Penal Law Offenses listed alphabetically with sortable columns.

New York Penal Law Crimes by Offense Level

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