|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to codes|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to codes|
senate Bill S530
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
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S530 - Details
S530 - Summary
Relates to removing the statute of limitations for sexual offenses committed against minors.
S530 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S530 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to removing the statute of limitations for sex offenses committed against minors PURPOSE: To eliminate the statute of limitations for sexual offenses against minors. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This bill amends paragraph (f) of subdivision 3 of section 30.10 of the criminal procedure law, as previously amended by chapters 3 and 320 of the laws of 2006, to provide that the statute of limitations for a prosecution for a sexual offense against a child less than 18 years of age, other than for a sex offense for which the statute of limitations has already been eliminated, the applicable period of limitation shall not begin to run until the offense is reported to a law enforcement agency or statewide central register of child abuse and maltreatment. If the offense was reported before the child reached eighteen, the period of limitations shall not begin to run until the child has reached the age of eighteen.
S530 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 530 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. KLEIN, ALESI, MAZIARZ, RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to removing the statute of limitations for sex offenses committed against minors THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (f) of subdivision 3 of section 30.10 of the criminal procedure law, as separately amended by chapters 3 and 320 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows: (f) For purposes of a prosecution involving a sexual offense as defined in article one hundred thirty of the penal law, other than a sexual offense delineated in paragraph (a) of subdivision two of this section, committed against a child less than eighteen years of age, incest in the first, second or third degree as defined in sections 255.27, 255.26 and 255.25 of the penal law committed against a child less than eighteen years of age, or use of a child in a sexual perform- ance as defined in section 263.05 of the penal law, [the period of limi- tation shall not begin to run until the child has reached the age of eighteen or] OR FACILITATING A SEXUAL PERFORMANCE BY A CHILD WITH A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE OR ALCOHOL AS DEFINED IN SECTION 263.30 OF THE PENAL LAW, THE PERIOD OF LIMITATION SHALL NOT BEGIN TO RUN UNTIL the offense is reported to a law enforcement agency or statewide central register of child abuse and maltreatment, [whichever occurs earlier] PROVIDED, HOWEVER, IF THE OFFENSE WAS REPORTED BEFORE THE CHILD REACHED EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE, THE PERIOD OF LIMITATIONS SHALL NOT BEGIN TO RUN UNTIL THE CHILD HAS REACHED THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN. S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed- ing the date on which it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04354-01-1
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