senate Bill S116A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to prostitution offenses; creates the new crimes of unlawful prostitution and sexual exploitation of a child

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2012 print number 116a
Jan 05, 2012 amend and recommit to judiciary
Jan 04, 2012 referred to judiciary
Mar 31, 2011 committee discharged and committed to judiciary
Feb 22, 2011 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 05, 2011 referred to codes

S116 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd generally, Pen L; amd §168-a, Cor L; amd §§60.42, 160.10 & 380.50, CP L; amd §§61, 62 & 64, Civ Rts L; amd §995, Exec L; amd §344.4, Fam Ct Act; amd §10.03, Ment Hyg L; amd §353, Mult Dwell L; amd §§2302 & 2324-a, Pub Health L; amd §715, RPAP L; amd §231, RP L; amd §509-cc, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S1986
2013-2014: S559
2015-2016: S112
2017-2018: S4937, S8702

S116 - Summary

Relates to prostitution offenses; creates the new crimes of unlawful prostitution and sexual exploitation of a child.

S116 - Sponsor Memo

S116 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   116

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DIAZ  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, the correction law, the  criminal  proce-
  dure  law,  the  civil rights law, the executive law, the family court
  act, the mental hygiene law, the multiple  dwelling  law,  the  public
  health  law,  the  real property actions and proceedings law, the real
  property law and the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to prostitu-
  tion offenses and creating the crime of sexual exploitation of a child

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

  Section  1. Section 230.00 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 169
of the laws of 1969, is amended to read as follows:
S 230.00 [Prostitution] CRIMINAL PROSTITUTION.
  A person is guilty of  CRIMINAL  prostitution  when,  BEING  SEVENTEEN
YEARS  OLD OR MORE, such person engages or agrees or offers to engage in
sexual conduct with another person in return for a fee.
  [Prostitution] CRIMINAL PROSTITUTION is a class B Misdemeanor.
  S 2. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 230.01  to  read
as follows:
S 230.01 UNLAWFUL PROSTITUTION.
  A  PERSON  IS  GUILTY  OF  UNLAWFUL PROSTITUTION WHEN, BEING LESS THAN
SEVENTEEN YEARS OLD, SUCH PERSON ENGAGES OR AGREES OR OFFERS  TO  ENGAGE
IN SEXUAL CONDUCT WITH ANOTHER PERSON IN RETURN FOR A FEE.
  UNLAWFUL  PROSTITUTION  IS  A  VIOLATION,  PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT ANY
PERSON WHO HAS PREVIOUSLY BEEN CONVICTED OF  A  CRIME  DEFINED  IN  THIS
ARTICLE  OR  SECTION  240.37  OF  THIS PART SHALL BE GUILTY OF A CLASS B
MISDEMEANOR.
  S 3. Sections 230.05 and 230.06 of the penal law, as added by  chapter
627 of the laws of 1978, are amended to read as follows:
S 230.05 Patronizing a prostitute in the second degree.

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

S116A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd generally, Pen L; amd §168-a, Cor L; amd §§60.42, 160.10 & 380.50, CP L; amd §§61, 62 & 64, Civ Rts L; amd §995, Exec L; amd §344.4, Fam Ct Act; amd §10.03, Ment Hyg L; amd §353, Mult Dwell L; amd §§2302 & 2324-a, Pub Health L; amd §715, RPAP L; amd §231, RP L; amd §509-cc, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S1986
2013-2014: S559
2015-2016: S112
2017-2018: S4937, S8702

S116A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to prostitution offenses; creates the new crimes of unlawful prostitution and sexual exploitation of a child.

S116A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S116A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 116--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DIAZ  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes  --  recommitted  to
  the Committee on Judiciary in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the penal law, the correction law, the  criminal  proce-
  dure  law,  the  civil rights law, the executive law, the family court
  act, the mental hygiene law, the multiple  dwelling  law,  the  public
  health  law,  the  real property actions and proceedings law, the real
  property law and the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to prostitu-
  tion offenses and creating the crime of sexual exploitation of a child

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

  Section  1. Section 230.00 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 169
of the laws of 1969, is amended to read as follows:
S 230.00 [Prostitution] CRIMINAL PROSTITUTION.
  A person is guilty of  CRIMINAL  prostitution  when,  BEING  SEVENTEEN
YEARS  OLD OR MORE, such person engages or agrees or offers to engage in
sexual conduct with another person in return for a fee.
  [Prostitution] CRIMINAL PROSTITUTION is a class B Misdemeanor.
  S 2. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 230.01  to  read
as follows:
S 230.01 UNLAWFUL PROSTITUTION.
  A  PERSON  IS  GUILTY  OF  UNLAWFUL PROSTITUTION WHEN, BEING LESS THAN
SEVENTEEN YEARS OLD, SUCH PERSON ENGAGES OR AGREES OR OFFERS  TO  ENGAGE
IN SEXUAL CONDUCT WITH ANOTHER PERSON IN RETURN FOR A FEE.
  UNLAWFUL  PROSTITUTION  IS  A  VIOLATION,  PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT ANY
PERSON WHO HAS PREVIOUSLY BEEN CONVICTED OF  A  CRIME  DEFINED  IN  THIS
ARTICLE  OR  SECTION  240.37  OF  THIS PART SHALL BE GUILTY OF A CLASS B
MISDEMEANOR.

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

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