senate Bill S1020

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Prohibits level three sex offenders from living in college housing

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 18, 2014 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 04, 2014 advanced to third reading
Mar 03, 2014 2nd report cal.
Feb 27, 2014 1st report cal.194
Jan 08, 2014 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
returned to senate
died in assembly
Mar 05, 2013 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 28, 2013 advanced to third reading
Feb 27, 2013 2nd report cal.
Feb 12, 2013 1st report cal.84
Jan 09, 2013 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

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S1020 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3818
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§168-f & 168-t, Cor L; amd §65.10, Pen L; amd §259-c, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4560A, S1020
2009-2010: S4667

S1020 - Summary

Prohibits level three sex offenders from living in college housing.

S1020 - Sponsor Memo

S1020 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1020

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ROBACH -- 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, the penal law and the executive law,
  in  relation  to  prohibiting level three sex offenders from living in
  college housing

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (b-1) of subdivision 2 of section 168-f of the
correction law, as amended by chapter  532  of  the  laws  of  2011,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (b-1)  If  the sex offender has been given a level two or three desig-
nation, such offender shall sign the verification form, and  state  that
he  or  she  still is employed at the address last reported to the divi-
sion.  IF A SEX OFFENDER HAS BEEN GIVEN A LEVEL THREE DESIGNATION,  SUCH
OFFENDER SHALL NOT RESIDE IN STUDENT HOUSING OF ANY INSTITUTION OF HIGH-
ER EDUCATION.
  S 2. Section 168-t of the correction law, as amended by chapter 373 of
the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows:
  S  168-t.  Penalty. Any sex offender required to register or to verify
pursuant to the provisions of this article  who  fails  to  register  or
verify  in  the  manner and within the time periods provided for in this
article shall be guilty of a class E  felony  upon  conviction  for  the
first  offense,  and  upon conviction for a second or subsequent offense
shall be guilty of a class D felony. Any sex offender who  violates  the
provisions  of  section one hundred sixty-eight-v of this article OR THE
PROVISIONS OF PARAGRAPH (B-1) OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION ONE  HUNDRED
SIXTY-EIGHT-F  OF THIS ARTICLE CONCERNING THE PROHIBITION ON RESIDING IN
STUDENT HOUSING OF ANY INSTITUTION OF HIGHER EDUCATION shall  be  guilty
of a class A misdemeanor upon conviction for the first offense, and upon

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

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