N.Y. Criminal Procedure Law Section 190.05
Grand jury

  • definition and general functions

A grand jury is a body consisting of not less than sixteen nor more than twenty-three persons, impaneled by a superior court and constituting a part of such court, the functions of which are to hear and examine evidence concerning offenses and concerning misconduct, nonfeasance and neglect in public office, whether criminal or otherwise, and to take action with respect to such evidence as provided in section 190.60.

Source: Section 190.05 — Grand jury; definition and general functions, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/CPL/190.­05 (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Jun. 15, 2024).

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Jun. 15, 2024

Last modified:
Sep. 22, 2014

§ 190.05’s source at nysenate​.gov

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