senate Bill S1437

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides that any person who knowingly harbors, houses or employs a defaulting sex offender and who fails to contact law enforcement regarding the offender is guilty

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  • 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
Mar 17, 2014 delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 04, 2014 advanced to third reading
Mar 03, 2014 2nd report cal.
Feb 27, 2014 1st report cal.195
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.86
Jan 09, 2013 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

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S1437 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง168-ii, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3220
2009-2010: S2988

S1437 - Summary

Provides that any person who knowingly harbors, houses or employs a sex offender who has failed to register or verify address and employment, and who fails to contact his or her local law enforcement agency regarding such sex offender is guilty of a class A misdemeanor.

S1437 - Sponsor Memo

S1437 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1437

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. RANZENHOFER, DeFRANCISCO, GOLDEN, LARKIN, MAZIARZ,
  SEWARD -- 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 knowingly harboring a
  sex offender who has failed to register or verify

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

  Section 1. The correction law is amended by adding a new section  168-
ii to read as follows:
  S  168-II.  FAILURE  TO  NOTIFY;  PENALTY.  ANY  PERSON  WHO KNOWINGLY
HARBORS, HOUSES OR EMPLOYS A SEX OFFENDER REQUIRED  TO  REGISTER  OR  TO
VERIFY  RESIDENCE OR EMPLOYMENT PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ARTI-
CLE WHO HAS FAILED TO REGISTER OR TO VERIFY AS REQUIRED BY LAW, AND  WHO
FAILS  TO NOTIFY HIS OR HER LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY OF THE LOCATION
OF SUCH SEX OFFENDER, SHALL BE GUILTY OF A CLASS A MISDEMEANOR.
  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.
                                                           LBD04847-01-3

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