Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||
referred to judiciary
|Jan 09, 2013||
referred to judiciary
Senate Bill S1379
2013-2014 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Judiciary Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2013-S1379 (ACTIVE) - Details
2013-S1379 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Provides that possession of a condom may not be received in evidence in any trial, hearing or proceeding as evidence of prostitution, patronizing a prostitute, promoting prostitution, permitting prostitution, maintaining a premises for prostitution, lewdness or assignation, or maintaining a bawdy house.
2013-S1379 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1379 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the civil practice law and rules, the criminal procedure law and the executive law, in relation to the use in evidence of the fact of possession of a condom PURPOSE: Possession of contraceptive devices would not be permitted in specified criminal or civil proceedings as evidence of prostitution. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: A new section 4519-a would be added to the CPLR to prohibit the introduction of possession of a condom or other contraceptive device in any trial, hearing or proceeding pursuant to Section 12.1 and Article 10 of the multiple dwelling law (prohibited use of dwellings for prostitution); Sections 12-a, 2302 and 2320 of the public health law (health examinations and buildings and equipment of prostitution); Section 231 of the real property law (tenant prostitutes), and Sections 711.5 and 715 of the real property actions and proceedings law (summary proceedings) as evidence of prostitution, patronizing a prostitute, lewdness or assignation, or maintaining a bawdy house.
2013-S1379 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1379 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sens. MONTGOMERY, ADAMS, AVELLA, BRESLIN, DILAN, HASSELL- THOMPSON, KRUEGER, PARKER, PERKINS, RIVERA, SAVINO, SERRANO, SQUADRON, STAVISKY, STEWART-COUSINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary AN ACT to amend the civil practice law and rules, the criminal procedure law and the executive law, in relation to the use in evidence of the fact of possession of a condom THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The civil practice law and rules is amended by adding a new section 4519-a to read as follows: S 4519-A. POSSESSION OF CONDOMS; RECEIPT INTO EVIDENCE. POSSESSION OF A CONDOM MAY NOT BE RECEIVED IN EVIDENCE IN ANY TRIAL, HEARING OR PROCEEDING PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION TWELVE AND ARTICLE TEN OF THE MULTIPLE DWELLING LAW, SECTIONS TWELVE-A, TWENTY-THREE HUNDRED TWO AND TWENTY-THREE HUNDRED TWENTY OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW, SECTION TWO HUNDRED THIRTY-ONE OF THE REAL PROPERTY LAW OR SUBDIVISION FIVE OF SECTION SEVEN HUNDRED ELEVEN AND SECTION SEVEN HUNDRED FIFTEEN OF THE REAL PROPERTY ACTIONS AND PROCEEDINGS LAW AS EVIDENCE OF PROSTITUTION, PATRONIZING A PROSTITUTE, PROMOTING PROSTITUTION, PERMITTING PROSTITU- TION, MAINTAINING A PREMISES FOR PROSTITUTION, LEWDNESS OR ASSIGNATION, OR MAINTAINING A BAWDY HOUSE. S 2. The criminal procedure law is amended by adding a new section 60.47 to read as follows: S 60.47 POSSESSION OF CONDOMS; RECEIPT INTO EVIDENCE. EVIDENCE THAT A PERSON WAS IN POSSESSION OF ONE OR MORE CONDOMS MAY NOT BE ADMITTED AT ANY TRIAL, HEARING OR OTHER PROCEEDING IN A PROSE- CUTION FOR ANY OFFENSE, OR AN ATTEMPT TO COMMIT ANY OFFENSE, DEFINED IN ARTICLE TWO HUNDRED THIRTY OR SECTION 240.37 OF THE PENAL LAW FOR THE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03903-01-3
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