senate Bill S5036

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes an animal abuser statewide registry

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to agriculture
May 07, 2013 referred to agriculture

S5036 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9489
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง353-f, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S2015

S5036 - Summary

Establishes an animal abuser statewide registry with community notification requirements.

S5036 - Sponsor Memo

S5036 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  5036

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 7, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation  to  estab-
  lishing an animal abuser registry

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

  Section 1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a  new
section 353-f to read as follows:
  S  353-F. ANIMAL ABUSER REGISTRY. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE
TERM "ANIMAL ABUSER" MEANS A PERSON OVER EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE  WHO  HAS
BEEN CONVICTED OF A FELONY VIOLATION OF ANY PROVISION OF THIS ARTICLE OR
OF THE COMPARABLE STATUTES OF ANOTHER STATE.
  2.  ANY  ANIMAL  ABUSER PHYSICALLY WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF THIS STATE
FOR MORE THAN TEN CONSECUTIVE DAYS SHALL REGISTER WITH THE COUNTY  SHER-
IFF  FOR THE COUNTY IN WHICH THE ANIMAL ABUSER IS LOCATED BEFORE THE END
OF THE ELEVENTH DAY IN THE STATE.
  3. ANY PREVIOUSLY REGISTERED ANIMAL ABUSER SHALL REREGISTER  WITH  THE
COUNTY  SHERIFF  FOR THE COUNTY IN WHICH THE ANIMAL ABUSER IS LOCATED NO
LATER THAN TEN DAYS AFTER MOVING TO A NEW LOCATION WITHIN THE STATE.
  4. WHEN AN ANIMAL ABUSER REGISTERS WITH THE COUNTY SHERIFF, THE ANIMAL
ABUSER SHALL PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING REGISTRATION INFORMATION:
  (A) THE LEGAL NAME AND ANY OTHER NAMES  OR  ALIASES  THAT  THE  ANIMAL
ABUSER IS USING OR HAS USED;
  (B) THE DATE OF BIRTH OF THE ANIMAL ABUSER;
  (C) THE SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER OF THE ANIMAL ABUSER;
  (D) THE CURRENT ADDRESS OR LOCATION OF THE ANIMAL ABUSER;
  (E) THE PLACE OF EMPLOYMENT OF THE ANIMAL ABUSER;
  (F)  THE  ANIMAL  PROTECTION  OFFENSE  FOR WHICH THE ANIMAL ABUSER WAS
CONVICTED; AND
  (G) THE DATE AND PLACE OF THE ANIMAL PROTECTION OFFENSE CONVICTION  OF
THE ANIMAL ABUSER.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03788-01-3

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