senate Bill S2172A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Elevates severity of patronizing a prostitute and permitting prostitution, and makes certain provisions of promoting prostitution violent felonies

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to codes
Feb 11, 2013 print number 2172a
amend and recommit to codes
Jan 14, 2013 referred to codes

Bill Amendments

Original
A (Active)
Original
A (Active)

S2172 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2275A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§70.02, 60.05, 230.04, 230.05, 230.06 & 230.40, add §230.45, Pen L; amd §168-a, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S644, A6165
2009-2010: S1569

S2172 - Summary

Makes promoting prostitution in the first degree and certain provisions of promoting prostitution in the second and third degrees violent felony offenses; increases the severity of the penalties for patronizing a prostitute and permitting prostitution; redesignates permitting prostitution as permitting prostitution in the second degree and establishes the class E felony of permitting prostitution when a child under 17 is being prostituted on the premises; designates permitting prostitution in the first degree as a sex offense for purposes of registration under the sex offender registration act.

S2172 - Sponsor Memo

S2172 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2172

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation  to  promoting  prostitution,
  patronizing a prostitute and permitting prostitution; and to amend the
  correction  law, in relation to designating permitting prostitution in
  the first degree as a sex offense for the purposes of the sex offender
  registration act

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

  Section  1.  Paragraphs  (a),  (b),  (c)  and  (d) of subdivision 1 of
section 70.02 of the penal law, paragraph (a) as amended by chapter  320
of the laws of 2006, paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 148 of the laws
of 2011, paragraph (c) as amended by chapter 405 of the laws of 2010 and
paragraph  (d)  as amended by chapter 7 of the laws of 2007, are amended
to read as follows:
  (a) Class B violent felony offenses: an attempt to  commit  the  class
A-I  felonies  of  murder  in  the  second  degree as defined in section
125.25, kidnapping in the first degree as defined in section 135.25, and
arson in the first degree as defined in section 150.20; manslaughter  in
the  first  degree as defined in section 125.20, aggravated manslaughter
in the first degree as defined in section  125.22,  rape  in  the  first
degree  as  defined  in section 130.35, criminal sexual act in the first
degree as defined in section 130.50,  aggravated  sexual  abuse  in  the
first  degree  as  defined  in  section 130.70, course of sexual conduct
against a child in the first degree as  defined  in  section  130.75[;],
PROMOTING PROSTITUTION IN THE FIRST DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SECTION 230.32,
assault  in the first degree as defined in section 120.10, kidnapping in
the second degree as defined in section 135.20, burglary  in  the  first
degree  as  defined  in  section  140.30,  arson in the second degree as
defined in section 150.15, robbery in the first  degree  as  defined  in
section 160.15, incest in the first degree as defined in section 255.27,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04003-01-3

S2172A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2275A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§70.02, 60.05, 230.04, 230.05, 230.06 & 230.40, add §230.45, Pen L; amd §168-a, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S644, A6165
2009-2010: S1569

S2172A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes promoting prostitution in the first degree and certain provisions of promoting prostitution in the second and third degrees violent felony offenses; increases the severity of the penalties for patronizing a prostitute and permitting prostitution; redesignates permitting prostitution as permitting prostitution in the second degree and establishes the class E felony of permitting prostitution when a child under 17 is being prostituted on the premises; designates permitting prostitution in the first degree as a sex offense for purposes of registration under the sex offender registration act.

S2172A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2172--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Codes  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the penal law, in relation to promoting prostitution,
  patronizing a prostitute and permitting prostitution; and to amend the
  correction law, in relation to designating permitting prostitution  in
  the first degree as a sex offense for the purposes of the sex offender
  registration act

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (a), (b),  (c)  and  (d)  of  subdivision  1  of
section  70.02 of the penal law, paragraph (a) as amended by chapter 320
of the laws of 2006, paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 148 of the laws
of 2011, paragraph (c) as amended by chapter 405 of the laws of 2010 and
paragraph (d) as amended by chapter 7 of the laws of 2007,  are  amended
to read as follows:
  (a)  Class  B  violent felony offenses: an attempt to commit the class
A-I felonies of murder in  the  second  degree  as  defined  in  section
125.25, kidnapping in the first degree as defined in section 135.25, and
arson  in the first degree as defined in section 150.20; manslaughter in
the first degree as defined in section 125.20,  aggravated  manslaughter
in  the  first  degree  as  defined in section 125.22, rape in the first
degree as defined in section 130.35, criminal sexual act  in  the  first
degree  as  defined  in  section  130.50, aggravated sexual abuse in the
first degree as defined in section  130.70,  course  of  sexual  conduct
against  a  child  in  the first degree as defined in section 130.75[;],
PROMOTING PROSTITUTION IN THE FIRST DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SECTION 230.32,
assault in the first degree as defined in section 120.10, kidnapping  in
the  second  degree  as defined in section 135.20, burglary in the first
degree as defined in section 140.30,  arson  in  the  second  degree  as

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04003-02-3

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