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|Jan 06, 2010||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
|Jan 07, 2009||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
senate Bill S297
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Crime Victims, Crime And Correction Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S297 (ACTIVE) - Details
- Current Committee:
- Senate Crime Victims, Crime And Correction
- Law Section:
- Correction Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§168-d, 168-f, 168-h & 168-t, Cor L; amd §§60.01 & 65.00, Pen L; add §257-b, amd §259-i, Exec L
S297 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires all level 3 sex offenders to be subject to lifetime probation after the completion of all other sentences imposed upon such sex offender; requires administration of yearly polygraph test while on probation or parole; authorizes local probation department to collect an administrative fee to cover the costs of supervising such sex offenders; authorizes tracking such sex offenders by use of global tracking devices.
S297 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S297 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the correction law, the penal law and the executive law, in relation to requiring all level three sex offenders to be on probation for life and requiring all such sex offenders to submit to yearly polygraphic examinations while on probation or parole PURPOSE : To require lifetime probation for level three sex offenders and to require the submission of a polygraph test and the option of utilizing a global positioning device as a condition of probation or parole. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1 - adds a new subdivision 5 to section 168-d of the correction law to mandate lifetime probation for level three sex offenders. Section 2 - adds a new subdivision 7 to section 168-f of the correction law, as amended by chapter 453 of the laws of 1999 to require the submission to an annual polygraph examination as a condition of parole or probation. Section 3 - adds a new subdivision 4 to section 168-h of the correction law to mandate lifetime probation and to require the
S297 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 297 2009-2010 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 7, 2009 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LITTLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and Correction AN ACT to amend the correction law, the penal law and the executive law, in relation to requiring all level three sex offenders to be on probation for life and requiring all such sex offenders to submit to yearly polygraphic examinations while on probation or parole THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 168-d of the correction law is amended by adding a new subdivision 5 to read as follows: 5. EVERY SEX OFFENDER HAVING BEEN DESIGNATED A LEVEL THREE RISK SHALL, IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER SENTENCES IMPOSED UPON SUCH OFFENDER, BE SENTENCED TO PROBATION FOR LIFE TO BE SERVED AFTER THE TERMINATION OF ALL SUCH OTHER SENTENCES. S 2. The section heading of section 168-f of the correction law, as amended by chapter 453 of the laws of 1999, is amended and a new subdi- vision 7 is added to read as follows: Duty to register and to verify; SUBMISSION TO A POLYGRAPHIC EXAMINA- TION. 7. EVERY SEX OFFENDER WHO HAS BEEN GIVEN A LEVEL THREE DESIGNATION SHALL WHILE ON PAROLE, CONDITIONAL RELEASE OR POST-RELEASE SUPERVISION SUBMIT TO A POLYGRAPHIC EXAMINATION ADMINISTERED BY HIS OR HER PAROLE OFFICER, AT LEAST ONCE A YEAR, AND SHALL WHILE ON PROBATION SUBMIT TO A POLYGRAPHIC EXAMINATION ADMINISTERED BY HIS OR HER PROBATION OFFICER, AT LEAST ONCE A YEAR. EVERY POLYGRAPHIC EXAMINATION REQUIRED TO BE ADMIN- ISTERED PURSUANT TO THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL BE CONDUCTED PURSUANT TO THE RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE DIVISION. S 3. Section 168-h of the correction law is amended by adding a new subdivision 4 to read as follows: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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