|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 06, 2010||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
|May 05, 2009||reported and committed to codes|
|Apr 06, 2009||motion to discharge filed|
|Jan 07, 2009||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
senate Bill S534
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
S534 - Details
S534 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S534 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the correction law, in relation to restricting where level three sex offenders may reside PURPOSE : To restrict level three sex offenders from residing within one-quarter mile of any school or licensed day care facility. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS : Section 1: adds new section to the Correction Law. Section l68-w deals with level three sex offender residence limitations. Subdivision 1 makes it unlawful for any level three sex offender to reside within one-quarter mile or any public or private elementary, middle, high or nursery school, or licensed day care facility. Subdivision 2 states that no shelter or housing accommodation shall permit or cause the placement of any level three sex offender if the housing is located within one-quarter mile of any public or private elementary, middle, high or nursery school, or licensed day facility. Subdivision 3 states that the residence prohibitions shall remain in effect for the length of the level three sex offender's classification as such. Subdivision 4 states that any violation of this section will be a class E felony. Section 2: sets the effective date on the first of November next succeeding the date on which this shall have become a law.
S534 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 534 2009-2010 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 7, 2009 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ALESI -- 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, in relation to restricting where level three sex offenders may reside THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 168-w of the correction law, as relettered by chap- ter 604 of the laws of 2005, is relettered section 168-x and a new section 168-w is added to read as follows: S 168-W. LEVEL THREE SEX OFFENDERS RESIDENCE LIMITATION; PENALTY. 1. IT SHALL BE UNLAWFUL FOR ANY LEVEL THREE SEX OFFENDER TO RESIDE WITHIN ONE QUARTER MILE OF ANY PUBLIC OR PRIVATE ELEMENTARY, MIDDLE, HIGH, OR NURSERY SCHOOL; OR LICENSED DAY CARE FACILITY. 2. NO SHELTER OR HOUSING ACCOMMODATION SHALL PERMIT OR CAUSE THE PLACEMENT OF ANY LEVEL THREE SEX OFFENDER IF SUCH SHELTER OR HOUSING ACCOMMODATION IS WITHIN ONE QUARTER MILE OF ANY PUBLIC OR PRIVATE ELEMENTARY, MIDDLE, HIGH, OR NURSERY SCHOOL; OR LICENSED DAY CARE FACIL- ITY. 3. THE RESIDENCE PROHIBITION ESTABLISHED BY SUBDIVISIONS ONE AND TWO OF THIS SECTION SHALL REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR AS LONG AS THE OFFENDER IS CLASSIFIED AS A LEVEL THREE SEX OFFENDER. 4. A SEX OFFENDER WHO VIOLATES THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE GUILTY OF A CLASS E FELONY. S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed- ing the date on which it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD01625-01-9
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