assembly Bill A4959B

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the offenses of rape in the first, second and third degrees; repealer

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 12, 2016 referred to codes
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 20, 2016 amended on third reading 4959b
Jan 06, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.195
returned to assembly
died in senate
Apr 23, 2015 referred to codes
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Apr 22, 2015 ordered to third reading rules cal.26
rules report cal.26
reported
reported referred to rules
Apr 15, 2015 print number 4959a
Apr 15, 2015 amend (t) and recommit to codes
Feb 09, 2015 referred to codes

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A4959 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §§130.40, 130.45, 130.50, amd Pen L, generally; amd CP L, generally; amd §168-a, Cor L; amd §384-b, Soc Serv L; amd §509-cc, V & T L; amd §§117, 301.2, 308.1, 347.1, 344.4 & 1052, Fam Ct Act; amd §§61, 62 & 64, Civ Rts L; amd §§213-c & 215, CPLR; amd §123, Ag & Mkts L; amd §4, Judy L; amd §§170 & 200, Dom Rel L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9774
2013-2014: A3339
2017-2018: A4249
2019-2020: A794

A4959 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the offenses of rape in the first, second and third degrees.

A4959 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4959

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 9, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SIMOTAS, COLTON, AUBRY, SCARBOROUGH, MARKEY,
  ENGLEBRIGHT, BRAUNSTEIN, DenDEKKER, BRINDISI, MORELLE, JAFFEE,  PERRY,
  CLARK,  COOK,  ROBERTS,  HOOPER, WEPRIN, SANTABARBARA, SKOUFIS, ROZIC,
  HEVESI, QUART, LIFTON, GJONAJ, OTIS, SEPULVEDA,  McDONALD,  MOSLEY  --
  Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A. ARROYO, BRENNAN, BUCHWALD, CORWIN,
  DUPREY, FINCH, FITZPATRICK, GALEF, GLICK,  GOODELL,  HIKIND,  LUPARDO,
  MALLIOTAKIS, McDONOUGH, MONTESANO, PEOPLES-STOKES, RA, ROBINSON, SCHI-
  MEL, WALTER -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  penal  law,  the  criminal  procedure  law, the
  correction law, the social services law, the vehicle and traffic  law,
  the family court act, the civil rights law, the civil practice law and
  rules,  the  agriculture  and  markets  law  and the judiciary law, in
  relation to sex offenses; and to  repeal  certain  provisions  of  the
  penal law relating thereto

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

  Section 1. Sections 130.40, 130.45 and 130.50 of  the  penal  law  are
REPEALED.
  S  2.  Subdivision  1 of section 130.00 of the penal law is amended to
read as follows:
  1. "Sexual intercourse" [has its ordinary meaning and occurs upon  any
penetration, however slight] MEANS CONDUCT BETWEEN PERSONS CONSISTING OF
CONTACT BETWEEN THE PENIS AND THE VAGINA OR VULVA.
  S  3.  Section 130.25 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 1 of the
laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
S 130.25 Rape in the third degree.
  A person is guilty of rape in the third degree when:
  1. He or she engages in sexual intercourse with another person who  is
incapable of consent by reason of some factor other than being less than
seventeen years old;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06040-02-5

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A4959A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §§130.40, 130.45, 130.50, amd Pen L, generally; amd CP L, generally; amd §168-a, Cor L; amd §384-b, Soc Serv L; amd §509-cc, V & T L; amd §§117, 301.2, 308.1, 347.1, 344.4 & 1052, Fam Ct Act; amd §§61, 62 & 64, Civ Rts L; amd §§213-c & 215, CPLR; amd §123, Ag & Mkts L; amd §4, Judy L; amd §§170 & 200, Dom Rel L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9774
2013-2014: A3339
2017-2018: A4249
2019-2020: A794

A4959A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the offenses of rape in the first, second and third degrees.

A4959A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4959--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 9, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SIMOTAS, COLTON, AUBRY, SCARBOROUGH, MARKEY,
  ENGLEBRIGHT, BRAUNSTEIN, DenDEKKER, BRINDISI, MORELLE, JAFFEE,  PERRY,
  CLARK,  COOK,  ROBERTS,  HOOPER, WEPRIN, SANTABARBARA, SKOUFIS, ROZIC,
  HEVESI, QUART, LIFTON, GJONAJ, OTIS, SEPULVEDA,  McDONALD,  MOSLEY  --
  Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A. ARROYO, BRENNAN, BUCHWALD, CORWIN,
  DUPREY, FINCH, FITZPATRICK, GALEF, GLICK,  GOODELL,  HIKIND,  LUPARDO,
  MALLIOTAKIS, McDONOUGH, MONTESANO, PEOPLES-STOKES, RA, ROBINSON, SCHI-
  MEL,  WALTER  --  read  once and referred 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,  the  criminal  procedure  law, the
  correction law, the social services law, the vehicle and traffic  law,
  the family court act, the civil rights law, the civil practice law and
  rules,  the  agriculture  and  markets  law, the judiciary law and the
  domestic relations law, in relation to sex  offenses;  and  to  repeal
  certain provisions of the penal law relating thereto

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

  Section 1. Sections 130.40, 130.45 and 130.50 of  the  penal  law  are
REPEALED.
  S 2. Subdivisions 1 and 2 of section 130.00 of the penal law, subdivi-
sion  2  as  amended  by chapter 264 of the laws of 2003, are amended to
read as follows:
  1. "[Sexual intercourse] VAGINAL SEXUAL  CONTACT"  [has  its  ordinary
meaning  and  occurs upon any penetration, however slight] MEANS CONDUCT
BETWEEN PERSONS CONSISTING OF CONTACT BETWEEN THE PENIS AND  THE  VAGINA
OR VULVA.
  2.  (a)  "Oral sexual [conduct] CONTACT" means conduct between persons
consisting of contact between the mouth and the penis, the mouth and the
anus, or the mouth and the vulva or vagina.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06040-04-5

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

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A4959B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §§130.40, 130.45, 130.50, amd Pen L, generally; amd CP L, generally; amd §168-a, Cor L; amd §384-b, Soc Serv L; amd §509-cc, V & T L; amd §§117, 301.2, 308.1, 347.1, 344.4 & 1052, Fam Ct Act; amd §§61, 62 & 64, Civ Rts L; amd §§213-c & 215, CPLR; amd §123, Ag & Mkts L; amd §4, Judy L; amd §§170 & 200, Dom Rel L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9774
2013-2014: A3339
2017-2018: A4249
2019-2020: A794

A4959B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the offenses of rape in the first, second and third degrees.

A4959B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4959--B
                                                        Cal. No. 195

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 9, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SIMOTAS, COLTON, AUBRY, MARKEY, ENGLEBRIGHT,
  BRAUNSTEIN, DenDEKKER, BRINDISI, MORELLE, JAFFEE, PERRY, CLARK,  COOK,
  HOOPER,  WEPRIN,  SANTABARBARA, SKOUFIS, ROZIC, HEVESI, QUART, LIFTON,
  GJONAJ, OTIS, SEPULVEDA, McDONALD, MOSLEY, HAWLEY  --  Multi-Sponsored
  by  --  M.  of  A.  ARROYO,  BRENNAN, BUCHWALD, CORWIN, DUPREY, FINCH,
  FITZPATRICK, GALEF,  GLICK,  GOODELL,  HIKIND,  LUPARDO,  MALLIOTAKIS,
  McDONOUGH, MONTESANO, PEOPLES-STOKES, RA, ROBINSON, SCHIMEL, WALTER --
  read  once  and  referred  to  the  Committee  on  Codes  -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee -- advanced to a third reading, amended and  ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  penal  law,  the  criminal  procedure  law, the
  correction law, the social services law, the vehicle and traffic  law,
  the family court act, the civil rights law, the civil practice law and
  rules,  the  agriculture  and  markets  law, the judiciary law and the
  domestic relations law, in relation to sex  offenses;  and  to  repeal
  certain provisions of the penal law relating thereto

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

  Section 1. Sections 130.40, 130.45 and 130.50 of  the  penal  law  are
REPEALED.
  S 2. Subdivisions 1 and 2 of section 130.00 of the penal law, subdivi-
sion  2  as  amended  by chapter 264 of the laws of 2003, are amended to
read as follows:
  1. "[Sexual intercourse] VAGINAL SEXUAL  CONTACT"  [has  its  ordinary
meaning  and  occurs upon any penetration, however slight] MEANS CONDUCT
BETWEEN PERSONS CONSISTING OF CONTACT BETWEEN THE PENIS AND  THE  VAGINA
OR VULVA.
  2.  (a)  "Oral sexual [conduct] CONTACT" means conduct between persons
consisting of contact between the mouth and the penis, the mouth and the
anus, or the mouth and the vulva or vagina.

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

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