senate Bill S1541A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Makes provisions with respect to sexual assault against a child by a person in a position of trust

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Mar 05, 2012 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 29, 2012 advanced to third reading
Feb 15, 2012 2nd report cal.
Feb 14, 2012 1st report cal.201
Feb 08, 2012 print number 1541a
amend and recommit to codes
Jan 04, 2012 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Mar 30, 2011 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 03, 2011 advanced to third reading
Mar 02, 2011 2nd report cal.
Mar 01, 2011 1st report cal.112
Jan 10, 2011 referred to codes

Votes

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Feb 14, 2012 - Codes committee Vote

S1541A
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committee
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Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Feb 14, 2012

aye wr (1)
excused (1)

Mar 1, 2011 - Codes committee Vote

S1541
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committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Bill Amendments

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S1541 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§70.02 & 130.00, add §§130.97, 130.98 & 130.99, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1481

S1541 - Summary

Establishes offenses of sexual assault against a child by a person in a position of trust for the subjection of a child to sexual contact by a person in a position of trust; defines "person in position of trust" as a person charged with the duty or responsibility for health, education, welfare or supervision of a child; provides such offenses in the first and second degrees shall be violent felony offenses.

S1541 - Sponsor Memo

S1541 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1541

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to sexual assault  against  a
  child by a person in a position of trust

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (b) and (d) of subdivision 1 of section 70.02 of
the penal law, paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 405 of  the  laws  of
2010  and paragraph (d) as amended by chapter 7 of the laws of 2007, are
amended to read as follows:
  (b) Class C violent felony offenses: an attempt to commit any  of  the
class  B felonies set forth in paragraph (a) of this subdivision; aggra-
vated criminally negligent homicide as defined in section 125.11, aggra-
vated manslaughter in the second degree as defined  in  section  125.21,
aggravated  sexual  abuse  in  the  second  degree as defined in section
130.67, SEXUAL ASSAULT AGAINST A CHILD BY A  PERSON  IN  A  POSITION  OF
TRUST  IN  THE  FIRST  DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SECTION 130.97, assault on a
peace officer, police officer, fireman  or  emergency  medical  services
professional  as  defined  in section 120.08, gang assault in the second
degree as defined in section 120.06, strangulation in the  first  degree
as  defined  in section 121.13, burglary in the second degree as defined
in section 140.25, robbery in the second degree as  defined  in  section
160.10,  criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree as defined
in section 265.03, criminal use of a firearm in  the  second  degree  as
defined  in  section  265.08,  criminal  sale of a firearm in the second
degree as defined in section 265.12, criminal sale of a firearm with the
aid of a minor as defined in section  265.14,  soliciting  or  providing
support  for  an  act  of  terrorism  in  the first degree as defined in
section 490.15, hindering prosecution of terrorism in the second  degree
as  defined  in  section  490.30,  and criminal possession of a chemical

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06192-01-1

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S1541A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§70.02 & 130.00, add §§130.97, 130.98 & 130.99, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1481

S1541A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes offenses of sexual assault against a child by a person in a position of trust for the subjection of a child to sexual contact by a person in a position of trust; defines "person in position of trust" as a person charged with the duty or responsibility for health, education, welfare or supervision of a child; provides such offenses in the first and second degrees shall be violent felony offenses.

S1541A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1541A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1541--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SKELOS, AVELLA, JOHNSON -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes --
  recommitted to the Committee on Codes 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, in relation to sexual assault  against  a
  child by a person in a position of trust

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (b) and (d) of subdivision 1 of section 70.02 of
the penal law, paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 148 of  the  laws  of
2011  and paragraph (d) as amended by chapter 7 of the laws of 2007, are
amended to read as follows:
  (b) Class C violent felony offenses: an attempt to commit any  of  the
class  B felonies set forth in paragraph (a) of this subdivision; aggra-
vated criminally negligent homicide as defined in section 125.11, aggra-
vated manslaughter in the second degree as defined  in  section  125.21,
aggravated  sexual  abuse  in  the  second  degree as defined in section
130.67, SEXUAL ASSAULT AGAINST A CHILD BY A  PERSON  IN  A  POSITION  OF
TRUST  IN  THE  FIRST  DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SECTION 130.97, assault on a
peace officer, police officer, fireman  or  emergency  medical  services
professional as defined in section 120.08, assault on a judge as defined
in  section  120.09,  gang  assault  in  the second degree as defined in
section 120.06, strangulation in the first degree as defined in  section
121.13,  burglary  in  the  second  degree as defined in section 140.25,
robbery in the second degree as  defined  in  section  160.10,  criminal
possession  of  a  weapon  in  the  second  degree as defined in section
265.03, criminal use of a firearm in the second  degree  as  defined  in
section  265.08,  criminal  sale  of  a  firearm in the second degree as
defined in section 265.12, criminal sale of a firearm with the aid of  a
minor  as defined in section 265.14, soliciting or providing support for

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06192-02-2

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