senate Bill S3204A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Prohibits certain sex offenders from residing near school grounds

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
Mar 22, 2012 advanced to third reading
Mar 21, 2012 2nd report cal.
Mar 20, 2012 1st report cal.436
Jan 04, 2012 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
Oct 17, 2011 print number 3204a
amend and recommit to crime victims, crime and correction
Feb 11, 2011 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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Mar 20, 2012 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S3204A
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Mar 20, 2012

aye wr (1)

S3204 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8979
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Rel §168-w to be §168-x, add §168-w, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A5402
2011-2012: A3277A

S3204 - Summary

Prohibits certain sex offenders from residing within 1,350 feet of school grounds, except that in cities having a population of one million or more, no such sex offender may reside within 500 feet of school grounds; a violation thereof shall be a class C felony.

S3204 - Sponsor Memo

S3204 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3204

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 11, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. NOZZOLIO -- 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 prohibiting certain
  sex offenders from residing near the boundaries of any school

  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. RESIDENCE NEAR SCHOOL BOUNDARY; PROHIBITION. 1. NO DESIGNATED
SEX OFFENDER SHALL RESIDE WITHIN ONE THOUSAND FEET OF THE BOUNDARIES  OF
ANY  SCHOOL  THAT WORKS WITH, INSTRUCTS OR TREATS CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE
OF EIGHTEEN YEARS; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT IN A CITY HAVING A POPULATION
OF ONE MILLION OR MORE, NO DESIGNATED SEX OFFENDER SHALL  RESIDE  WITHIN
FIVE  HUNDRED  FEET  OF  THE  BOUNDARIES  OF ANY SCHOOL THAT WORKS WITH,
INSTRUCTS OR TREATS CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN YEARS.
  2. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION:
  (A) "BOUNDARIES OF ANY SCHOOL" MEANS IN, ON OR  WITHIN  ANY  BUILDING,
STRUCTURE,  ATHLETIC  PLAYING FIELD, PLAYGROUND OR LAND CONTAINED WITHIN
THE REAL PROPERTY BOUNDARY LINE OF A CERTIFIED DAY CARE  CENTER,  PUBLIC
OR  PRIVATE  ELEMENTARY,  INTERMEDIATE,  JUNIOR HIGH, VOCATIONAL OR HIGH
SCHOOL, OR SIMILAR EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION WHERE CHILDREN ARE  IN  DAILY
ATTENDANCE.
  (B) "DESIGNATED SEX OFFENDER" MEANS ANY SEX OFFENDER WHO WAS:
  (I)  CONVICTED  OF  THE  COMMISSION  OF  OR  AN  ATTEMPT TO COMMIT ANY
VIOLATION OF SECTION 130.20, 130.25,  130.30,  130.35,  130.40,  130.45,
130.50,  130.55,  130.60, 130.65, 130.66, 130.67, 130.70, 130.75, 130.80
OR 255.25 OR ARTICLE TWO HUNDRED SIXTY-THREE OF THE PENAL LAW; OR
  (II) CONVICTED OF ANY SEX OFFENSE OR SEXUALLY VIOLENT  OFFENSE,  WHERE
THE VICTIM OF SUCH OFFENSE WAS UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN YEARS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07825-01-1

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S3204A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8979
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Rel §168-w to be §168-x, add §168-w, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A5402
2011-2012: A3277A

S3204A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits certain sex offenders from residing within 1,350 feet of school grounds, except that in cities having a population of one million or more, no such sex offender may reside within 500 feet of school grounds; a violation thereof shall be a class C felony.

S3204A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3204A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3204--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 11, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. NOZZOLIO, MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and  when  printed  to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims,
  Crime and Correction -- committee discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the correction law, in relation to prohibiting certain
  sex offenders from residing near the boundaries of any school

  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. RESIDENCE NEAR SCHOOL BOUNDARY; PROHIBITION. 1. NO DESIGNATED
SEX OFFENDER SHALL RESIDE WITHIN ONE THOUSAND THREE HUNDRED  FIFTY  FEET
OF  THE  BOUNDARIES  OF  ANY SCHOOL THAT WORKS WITH, INSTRUCTS OR TREATS
CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN YEARS; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT  IN  A
CITY  HAVING  A  POPULATION  OF  ONE  MILLION OR MORE, NO DESIGNATED SEX
OFFENDER SHALL RESIDE WITHIN FIVE HUNDRED FEET OF THE BOUNDARIES OF  ANY
SCHOOL  THAT  WORKS  WITH, INSTRUCTS OR TREATS CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF
EIGHTEEN YEARS.
  2. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION:
  (A) "BOUNDARIES OF ANY SCHOOL" MEANS IN, ON OR  WITHIN  ANY  BUILDING,
STRUCTURE,  ATHLETIC  PLAYING FIELD, PLAYGROUND OR LAND CONTAINED WITHIN
THE REAL PROPERTY BOUNDARY LINE OF A CERTIFIED DAY CARE  CENTER,  PUBLIC
OR  PRIVATE  ELEMENTARY,  INTERMEDIATE,  JUNIOR HIGH, VOCATIONAL OR HIGH
SCHOOL, OR SIMILAR EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION WHERE CHILDREN ARE  IN  DAILY
ATTENDANCE.
  (B) "DESIGNATED SEX OFFENDER" MEANS ANY SEX OFFENDER WHO WAS:
  (I)  CONVICTED  OF  THE  COMMISSION  OF  OR  AN  ATTEMPT TO COMMIT ANY
VIOLATION OF SECTION 130.20, 130.25,  130.30,  130.35,  130.40,  130.45,
130.50,  130.55,  130.60, 130.65, 130.66, 130.67, 130.70, 130.75, 130.80
OR 255.25 OR ARTICLE TWO HUNDRED SIXTY-THREE OF THE PENAL LAW; OR

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07825-02-1

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