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|Jan 04, 2012||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
|Jan 07, 2011||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
senate Bill S1475
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S1475 - Details
S1475 - Summary
Provides residency requirements for sex offenders including criminal sanctions for violations; prohibits sex offenders from residing in a residence that is within one thousand feet from any school building regularly used for instructional purposes.
S1475 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1475 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the correction law, the executive law and the penal law, in relation to certain residency requirements for sex offenders PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To prohibit sex offenders from moving to a residence that is within 1000 feet of any school building regularly used for instructional purposes, a building in which child day care is provided or a park. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1: Section 168-b of the correction law is amended by adding a new subdivision 12 to read as follows: 12. The division, when acknowledging initial registration and thereafter in annual correspondence, shall advise each sex offender, to whom the residency restriction in section one hundred sixty-eight-w of this article applies; concerning the terms and specific duration of such restriction. Section 2: Section 168-t of the correction law, as amended by chapter 373 of the laws of 2007, is amended to include in the penalty section that a violation of section one hundred sixty-eight-v or subdivision one of section one hundred sixty-eight-w of this article shall be
S1475 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ S. 1475 A. 1423 2011-2012 Regular Sessions S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y January 7, 2011 ___________ IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. BALL -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and Correction IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. CASTELLI, KATZ, SALADINO, CONTE, McDONOUGH, FINCH, TOBACCO, KOLB -- read once and referred to the Committee on Correction AN ACT to amend the correction law, the executive law and the penal law, in relation to certain residency requirements for sex offenders THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 168-b of the correction law is amended by adding a new subdivision 13 to read as follows: 13. THE DIVISION, WHEN ACKNOWLEDGING INITIAL REGISTRATION AND THERE- AFTER IN ANNUAL CORRESPONDENCE, SHALL ADVISE EACH SEX OFFENDER TO WHOM THE RESIDENCY RESTRICTION IN SECTION ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-EIGHT-W OF THIS ARTICLE APPLIES, CONCERNING THE TERMS AND SPECIFIC DURATION OF SUCH RESTRICTION. S 2. Section 168-t of the correction law, as amended by chapter 373 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows: S 168-t. Penalty. Any sex offender required to register or to verify pursuant to the provisions of this article who fails to register or verify in the manner and within the time periods provided for in this article shall be guilty of a class E felony upon conviction for the first offense, and upon conviction for a second or subsequent offense shall be guilty of a class D felony. Any sex offender who violates the provisions of section one hundred sixty-eight-v OR SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-EIGHT-W of this article shall be guilty of a class A misdemeanor upon conviction for the first offense, and upon conviction for a second or subsequent offense shall be guilty of a class D felony. Any such failure to register or verify may also be the basis EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05485-01-1
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