S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
April 19, 2013
Introduced by Sen. SKELOS -- (at request of the Office of Court Adminis-
tration) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be
committed to the Committee on Finance
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to the taking of DNA
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 3 of section 995-c of the
executive law, as amended by chapter 19 of the laws of 2012, is amended
to read as follows:
(a) Any designated offender subsequent to conviction and sentencing
for a crime specified in subdivision seven of section nine hundred nine-
ty-five of this article, shall be required to provide a sample appropri-
ate for DNA testing to determine identification characteristics specific
to such person and to be included in a state DNA identification index
pursuant to this article; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, NO SUCH SAMPLE SHALL BE
REQUIRED WHERE SUCH OFFENDER HAS PREVIOUSLY PROVIDED A SAMPLE AND IS
CURRENTLY INCLUDED IN THE STATE DNA IDENTIFICATION INDEX.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.