|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 24, 2012||referred to codes|
assembly Bill A10370
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A10370 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Senate Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Codes
- Law Section:
- Penal Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§65.00 & 245.00; add §§245.03 & 245.06, Pen L; amd §509-cc, V & T L; amd §168-a, Cor L
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A8270, S3805
A10370 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Designates public lewdness as public lewdness in the second degree and establishes the class E felony of public lewdness in the first degree for committing public lewdness in the second degree after having been previously convicted of such offense within the preceding ten years; provides for a permanent disqualification from being a school bus driver upon conviction of public lewdness in the first degree; and designates public lewdness in the first degree as a sex offense for purposes of sex offender registration.
A10370 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 10370 I N A S S E M B L Y May 24, 2012 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. LENTOL, WEINSTEIN, SCHIMMINGER -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to public lewdness; to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to designating public lewd- ness in the first degree as an offense which results in permanent disqualification as a bus driver; and to amend the correction law, in relation to designating public lewdness in the first degree as a sex offense for purposes of the sex offender registration THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 3 of section 65.00 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 568 of the laws of 2004, is amended to read as follows: (c) For a class B misdemeanor, the period of probation shall be one year, except the period of probation shall be no less than one year and no more than three years for the class B misdemeanor of public lewdness IN THE THIRD DEGREE as defined in section 245.00 of this chapter; S 2. Section 245.00 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 748 of the laws of 1968, is amended to read as follows: S 245.00 Public lewdness IN THE THIRD DEGREE. A person is guilty of public lewdness IN THE THIRD DEGREE when he OR SHE intentionally exposes the private or intimate parts of his OR HER body in a lewd manner or commits any other lewd act (a) in a public place, or (b) in private premises under circumstances in which he OR SHE may readily be observed from either a public place or from other private premises, and with intent that he OR SHE be so observed. Public lewdness IN THE THIRD DEGREE is a class B misdemeanor. S 3. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 245.03 to read as follows: S 245.03 PUBLIC LEWDNESS IN THE SECOND DEGREE. A PERSON IS GUILTY OF PUBLIC LEWDNESS IN THE SECOND DEGREE WHEN HE OR SHE INTENTIONALLY EXPOSES THE PRIVATE OR INTIMATE PARTS OF HIS OR HER BODY IN A LEWD MANNER OR COMMITS ANY OTHER LEWD ACT (A) IN A PUBLIC PLACE, OR (B) IN A PRIVATE PREMISES UNDER CIRCUMSTANCES IN WHICH HE OR EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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