New York Correction Law
Sec. § 325
Proceedings on Pardon or Commutation of Sentence

Should said convicted person be pardoned, or his sentence be commuted, the court shall direct the committee to transfer to him, after his discharge from prison, all of said property remaining in his hands not lawfully applied or used as herein provided for, and upon the death of such convicted person not pardoned or commuted as aforesaid, the court shall direct the distribution of such property as upon the natural death of a person not convicted.
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