assembly Bill A7949

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the timing of risk level determination hearings for certain convicted sex offenders

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to correction
May 25, 2011 referred to correction

A7949 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5189
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง168-d, Cor L

A7949 - Summary

Relates to the timing of risk level determination hearings for certain convicted sex offenders who are expected to be, upon sentencing, released on probation or discharged upon payment of a fine, conditional discharge or unconditional discharge.

A7949 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7949

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 25, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  M. MILLER  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Correction

AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to risk  level  determi-
  nation hearings for convicted sex offenders

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 2 and 3 of section  168-d  of  the  correction
law,  subdivision  2  as  amended by chapter 684 of the laws of 2005 and
subdivision 3 as amended by chapter 11 of the laws of 2002, are  amended
to read as follows:
  2.  Any  sex offender, who is released on probation or discharged upon
payment of a fine,  conditional  discharge  or  unconditional  discharge
shall,  prior  to  such  release or discharge, be informed of his or her
duty to register under this article by the court in which he or she  was
convicted.  At  the  time  sentence  is imposed, such sex offender shall
register with the division on a form prepared by the division. The court
shall require the sex offender  to  read  and  sign  such  form  and  to
complete  the registration portion of such form. The court shall on such
form obtain the address where the sex offender expects  to  reside  upon
his or her release, and the name and address of any institution of high-
er education he or she expects to be employed by, enrolled in, attending
or  employed,  whether  for  compensation  or not, and whether he or she
expects to reside in a facility owned or operated by  such  an  institu-
tion, and shall report such information to the division. The court shall
give  one copy of the form to the sex offender and shall send two copies
to the division which shall forward the information to the law  enforce-
ment agencies having jurisdiction. [The]
  2-A.  WITHIN  FIVE  DAYS OF THE CONVICTION OF ANY SEX OFFENDER, WHO IS
EXPECTED TO BE, UPON SENTENCING, RELEASED  ON  PROBATION  OR  DISCHARGED
UPON   PAYMENT   OF  A  FINE,  CONDITIONAL  DISCHARGE  OR  UNCONDITIONAL
DISCHARGE, THE court shall [also] notify the district attorney  and  the

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11402-01-1

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