senate Bill S3762

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Prohibits registered sex offenders from working with children

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 23, 2013 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 22, 2013 advanced to third reading
May 21, 2013 2nd report cal.
May 20, 2013 1st report cal.618
Feb 14, 2013 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

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May 20, 2013 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: May 20, 2013

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S3762 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4750A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Rel §168-w to be §168-x, add §168-w, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2693, A4151
2009-2010: S6851, A1716
2013-2014: S3762

S3762 - Summary

Prohibits registered sex offenders from working with children.

S3762 - Sponsor Memo

S3762 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3762

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 14, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- 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 prohibiting regis-
  tered sex offenders from working with children

  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. SEX OFFENDERS PROHIBITED FROM WORKING WITH  CHILDREN.  1.  NO
PERSON  REQUIRED  TO  MAINTAIN  REGISTRATION UNDER THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE
ALLOWED TO ACCEPT AN ASSIGNMENT, EITHER AS PAID EMPLOYMENT OR  A  VOLUN-
TEER,  WHICH  BY THE INHERENT NATURE OF THE ASSIGNMENT PLACES THE PERSON
IN SUBSTANTIAL CONTACT WITH CHILDREN. THIS SECTION SHALL ALSO  APPLY  TO
ANY  PERSON  SEEKING  A  PERMIT OR PERMISSION TO EXECUTE ANY ACTIVITY OR
PERFORMANCE THAT WOULD PRESENT A DIRECT CONTACT WITH CHILDREN.
  2.  FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL  HAVE  THE
FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A)  "SUBSTANTIAL CONTACT WITH CHILDREN" AS USED IN THIS SECTION SHALL
MEAN WORKING WITH CHILDREN, HAVING OPPORTUNITY TO BE  ALONE  WITH  CHIL-
DREN,  SPENDING TIME SPECIFICALLY WITH CHILDREN, PERFORMING FOR CHILDREN
OR ANY OTHER ACTIVITY THAT IS TARGETED TO INVOLVE CHILDREN; AND
  (B) "ASSIGNMENT" SHALL MEAN ANY POSITION, JOB OR WORK  INCLUDING,  BUT
NOT LIMITED TO:
  (I) ANY POSITION IN A SCHOOL INCLUDING TEACHERS, TEACHER-AIDES, ADMIN-
ISTRATORS,  ASSISTANTS, CAFETERIA WORKERS, JANITORS, NURSES OR ANY OTHER
PERSON WORKING IN A SCHOOL THAT WOULD HAVE  CONTACT  WITH  THE  CHILDREN
ATTENDING A SCHOOL;
  (II) ANY POSITION IN A CHILD-CARE FACILITY;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07413-02-3

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