|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 14, 2012||referred to correction|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 13, 2012||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 12, 2012||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 07, 2012||1st report cal.321|
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Jun 21, 2011||referred to correction|
delivered to assembly
|May 09, 2011||advanced to third reading|
|May 04, 2011||2nd report cal.|
|May 03, 2011||1st report cal.531|
|Jan 14, 2011||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
senate Bill S1927
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1927 - Details
S1927 - Summary
Makes it a class E felony for a sex offender to submit fraudulent information regarding his or her identity or residence when registering or verifying under the Sex Offender Registration Act (Megan's Law).
S1927 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1927 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the correction law, in relation to the penalty for a sex offender submitting fraudulent information respecting his or her identity or residence or both, when registering or verifying such information pursuant to the Sex Offender Registration Act PURPOSE: Adds a new section to Megan's Law, which creates a penalty for offering false information when registering as a sex offender. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: section 168-w of the Correction Law is relettered section 168-x and a new section 168-w is added. Under the new section 168-w, a sex offender who is required to register under Megan's Law and submits, with fraudulent intent, false information respecting his/her identity, residence or both is guilty of an "E" felony. EXISTING LAW: Currently, Megan's Law only provides a penalty for failure to register (section 168-t of the Correction Law). The first offense is an "A" misdemeanor and the second or subsequent offense is a "D" felony.
S1927 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1927 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 14, 2011 ___________ 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 the penalty for a sex offender submitting fraudulent information respecting his or her iden- tity or residence or both, when registering or verifying such informa- tion pursuant to the Sex Offender Registration Act 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. SUBMISSION OF FRAUDULENT INFORMATION RESPECTING IDENTITY OR RESIDENCE FOR THE PURPOSE OF REGISTRATION OR VERIFICATION; PENALTY. ANY SEX OFFENDER REQUIRED TO REGISTER OR TO VERIFY PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ARTICLE WHO, WITH FRAUDULENT INTENT, SUBMITS FALSE INFORMATION RESPECTING HIS OR HER IDENTITY OR RESIDENCE OR BOTH, FOR THE PURPOSE OF, OR IN THE COURSE OF, SATISFYING HIS OR HER DUTY TO REGISTER OR TO VERIFY PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ARTICLE, SHALL BE GUILTY OF A CLASS E FELONY. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to any information submitted by a sex offender on or after such effective date. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06287-01-1
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