senate Bill S3325

Amended

Provides that the registration of sex offenders shall include a statement that he or she is in compliance with certain state, county and local laws

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    • Passed Senate
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  • 16 / Feb / 2011
    • REFERRED TO CRIME VICTIMS, CRIME AND CORRECTION
  • 08 / Mar / 2011
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.190
  • 09 / Mar / 2011
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 10 / Mar / 2011
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 05 / Apr / 2011
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 05 / Apr / 2011
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 06 / Apr / 2011
    • REFERRED TO CORRECTION
  • 04 / Jan / 2012
    • DIED IN ASSEMBLY
  • 04 / Jan / 2012
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 04 / Jan / 2012
    • REFERRED TO CRIME VICTIMS, CRIME AND CORRECTION
  • 20 / Mar / 2012
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.437
  • 21 / Mar / 2012
    • AMENDED 3325A
  • 21 / Mar / 2012
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 22 / Mar / 2012
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 29 / Mar / 2012
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 29 / Mar / 2012
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 29 / Mar / 2012
    • REFERRED TO CORRECTION

Summary

Provides that the registration of sex offenders shall include a statement that the offender is in compliance with certain state, county and local laws relating to residency and employment.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5353
Versions:
S3325
S3325A
Legislative Cycle:
2011-2012
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง168-f, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Cycles:
2009-2010: S3819, A7374
2007-2008: A11165

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BILL NUMBER:S3325

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to amend the correction law, in relation to sex offender registration

PURPOSE:
To help insure that sex offenders are held responsible for knowing
what the state and local residency and employment laws are in the
community verifying they are in compliance with them.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Amends sections (b) and (b-1) of Section 168-F(2) of the Correction Law.

EXISTING LAW:
The present law requires verification of residency and employment but
does not put the burden on the offenders of verifying that they are
in compliance with state and local laws that regulate residency and
employment.

JUSTIFICATION:
The State and Localities have imposed numerous laws regulating where a
sex offender can reside or work. This bill places the obligation on
the offender of knowing those laws, complying with them and verifying
their compliance.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
2009-10 S. 3819; 2007-2008 S.7834

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

LOCAL FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect on the sixtieth day after it shall have
become a law.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 3325                                                  A. 5353

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            February 16, 2011
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sens. LAVALLE, BONACIC, LARKIN, MAZIARZ,
  SALAND -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and  when  printed  to  be
  committed to the Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and Correction

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Correction

AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to sex  offender  regis-
  tration

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 2  of  section  168-f  of  the
correction  law, as added by chapter 192 of the laws of 1995, is amended
to read as follows:
  (b) The verification form shall be signed by  the  sex  offender,  and
state  that  he OR SHE still resides at the address last reported to the
division, THAT HE OR SHE IS IN COMPLIANCE WITH  ALL  STATE,  COUNTY  AND
LOCAL RESIDENCY LAWS AND LAWS REGARDING THE EMPLOYMENT OF SEX OFFENDERS.
  S  2.  Paragraph  (b-1)  of  subdivision  2  of  section  168-f of the
correction law, as amended by chapter 10 of the laws of 2003, is amended
to read as follows:
  (b-1) If the sex offender has been given a  level  three  designation,
such offender shall sign the verification form, and state that he or she
still  is employed at the address last reported to the division AND THAT
HE OR SHE IS IN COMPLIANCE WITH ALL STATE, COUNTY  AND  LOCAL  RESIDENCY
LAWS AND LAWS REGARDING THE EMPLOYMENT OF SEX OFFENDERS.
  S  3.  This  act  shall take effect on the sixtieth day after it shall
have become a law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07663-01-1

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