senate Bill S3309

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Prohibits certain persons convicted under article six-C of the correction law from serving as a trustee, principal, officer, or member of a board of education

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Mar 10, 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.197
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.89
Jan 31, 2013 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

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Feb 27, 2014 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Feb 27, 2014

Feb 12, 2013 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Feb 12, 2013

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S3309 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4118
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Rel §168-w to be §168-x, add §168-w, amd §168-t, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1857A, A2086A
2009-2010: S2571, A6003

S3309 - Bill Texts

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Prohibits certain persons convicted of article six-C of the correction law as serving as a trustee, principal, officer, or member of a board of education of any public school in any BOCES, city, union free, common or central school district or any charter school.

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BILL NUMBER:S3309

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the correction law, in relation to
prohibiting certain persons convicted under article six-C of the
correction law from serving as a trustee, principal, officer, or
member of a board of education of any public school in any BOCES,
city, union free, common or central school district or any charter
school

PURPOSE: To prevent any person required to register under the sex
offender registration act from serving as a trustee, principal,
officer, or member of a board of education of any public school in any
BOCES, city, union free, common or central school district or any
charter school.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 168-w of the correction law, as relettered by chapter 604 of
the laws of 2005, is relettered section 168-x and a new section 168-w
is added to prohibit any person required to maintain registration
under the sex offender registration act from serving as a trustee,
principal, officer, or member of a board of education of any public
school in any BOCES, city, union free, common or central school
district or any charter school.

JUSTIFICATION: Individuals with this type of record should not be
able to hold positions of trust in the public schools.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: 2011-12: A.2086-A/S.1857-A 2009-10:
A.6003/S.2571

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.

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

    S. 3309                                                  A. 4118

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 31, 2013
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sens. LAVALLE, LARKIN, MARTINS, MAZIARZ,
  YOUNG, ZELDIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when  printed  to
  be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and Correction

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Correction

AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to  prohibiting  certain
  persons convicted under article six-C of the correction law from serv-
  ing  as  a trustee, principal, officer, or member of a board of educa-
  tion of any public school in any BOCES, city, union  free,  common  or
  central school district or any charter school

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

  Section 1. Section 168-w of the correction law, as relettered by chap-
ter 604 of the laws of 2005, is  relettered  section  168-x  and  a  new
section 168-w is added to read as follows:
  S  168-W.  PROHIBITION OF SERVING AS A TRUSTEE, PRINCIPAL, OFFICER, OR
MEMBER OF A BOARD OF EDUCATION OF ANY PUBLIC SCHOOL IN ANY BOCES,  CITY,
UNION  FREE, COMMON OR CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT OR ANY CHARTER SCHOOL. NO
PERSON REQUIRED TO MAINTAIN REGISTRATION UNDER THIS ARTICLE (SEX  OFFEN-
DER  REGISTRATION ACT) SHALL BE A TRUSTEE, PRINCIPAL, OFFICER, OR MEMBER
OF A BOARD OF EDUCATION OF ANY PUBLIC SCHOOL IN ANY BOCES,  CITY,  UNION
FREE, COMMON OR CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT OR ANY CHARTER SCHOOL.
  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

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01708-02-3

S. 3309                             2                            A. 4118

provisions   of   section  one  hundred  sixty-eight-v  OR  ONE  HUNDRED
SIXTY-EIGHT-W of this article shall be guilty of a class  A  misdemeanor
upon  conviction for the first offense, and upon conviction for a second
or  subsequent  offense  shall  be  guilty of a class D felony. Any such
failure to register or verify may also be the basis  for  revocation  of
parole pursuant to section two hundred fifty-nine-i of the executive law
or  the  basis  for  revocation  of  probation  pursuant to article four
hundred ten of the criminal procedure law.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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