|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Mar 20, 2013||referred to correction|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 18, 2013||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 14, 2013||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 13, 2013||1st report cal.202|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
senate Bill S1391
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1391 - Details
S1391 - Summary
Expands the statement of notice of a registration determination hearing to be given to a sex offender to include notice of the right to counsel and that the failure to appear shall be a violation of the sex offender registration act; removes the proof of residence exception for failure to mail the signed verification form; makes all violations of the sex offender registration act class D felonies.
S1391 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1391 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the correction law, in relation to notice to sex offenders of their determination hearing and the penalty for violations by sex offenders PURPOSE: To increase the penalty to a class E felony for a first offense of failure to register or report a change of address by a level 3 sex offender SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Amends Section 168-d subdivisions 2 and 4 of the Correction Law for technical amendments. Adds subdivision 1-a to Section 168-f of the Correction Law. Amends Section 168-f subdivision 2-(c) and Section 168-k subdivisions 2 and 4. Amends Section 168-t of the Correction Law to increase the penalty for a failure to register from a Class A Misdemeanor to a Class D felony. JUSTIFICATION: This legislation would make it a felony for
S1391 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1391 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SKELOS -- 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 notice to sex offen- ders of their determination hearing and the penalty for violations by 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 4 of section 168-d of the correction law, subdivision 2 as amended and subdivision 4 as added by chapter 684 of the laws of 2005, 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 court shall also notify the district attorney and the sex offender of the date of the determination proceeding to be held pursuant to subdivision three of this section, EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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