|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 03, 2014||recommit, enacting clause stricken|
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to codes|
|Jan 15, 2013||referred to codes|
senate Bill S2260
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2260 - Details
S2260 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2260 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to promoting an obscene sexual performance by a child in the first degree PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To create two different classes of the felony promoting an obscene sexual performance by a child; first degree which is a C felony and second degree which is a D felony. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1: amends the penal law by adding a new section 263.09, promoting an obscene sexual performance by a child in the first degree. Such crime shall be a C felony, when knowing the character and content, a person produces or directs ten or more obscene performances which include sexual conduct by a child less than seventeen years of age. For purposes of this section, a photograph shall mean a play, motion picture or dance, or a photographic session at which multiple photographs are taken. Section 2: amends section 263.10 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2000, by providing that 263.10, promoting an obscene sexual performance by a child, shall be a crime in the second degree. 263.10 is a D felony. Section 3: provides that the effective date shall be the first of
S2260 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2260 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 15, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KLEIN -- 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 an obscene sexu- al performance by a child in the first degree THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 263.09 to read as follows: S 263.09 PROMOTING AN OBSCENE SEXUAL PERFORMANCE BY A CHILD IN THE FIRST DEGREE. A PERSON IS GUILTY OF PROMOTING AN OBSCENE SEXUAL PERFORMANCE BY A CHILD IN THE FIRST DEGREE WHEN, KNOWING THE CHARACTER AND CONTENT THERE- OF, HE OR SHE PRODUCES OR DIRECTS TEN OR MORE OBSCENE PERFORMANCES, EACH OF WHICH INCLUDES SEXUAL CONDUCT BY A CHILD LESS THAN SEVENTEEN YEARS OF AGE. NOTWITHSTANDING SUBDIVISION FOUR OF SECTION 263.00 OF THIS ARTI- CLE, FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, A "PERFORMANCE" SHALL MEAN A PLAY, MOTION PICTURE OR DANCE, OR A PHOTOGRAPHIC SESSION AT WHICH MULTIPLE PHOTOGRAPHS ARE TAKEN. PROMOTING AN OBSCENE SEXUAL PERFORMANCE BY A CHILD IN THE FIRST DEGREE IS A CLASS C FELONY. S 2. Section 263.10 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows: S 263.10 Promoting an obscene sexual performance by a child IN THE SECOND DEGREE. A person is guilty of promoting an obscene sexual performance by a child IN THE SECOND DEGREE when, knowing the character and content ther- eof, he produces, directs or promotes any obscene performance which includes sexual conduct by a child less than seventeen years of age. Promoting an obscene sexual performance by a child IN THE SECOND DEGREE is a class D felony. S 3. 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.
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