senate Bill S1083

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the penalty for the offense of predatory sexual assault against a child

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
Jan 08, 2015 referred to codes

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S1083 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1686
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง70.00, 70.06 & 70.40, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S5610, A6158
2011-2012: A2041
2009-2010: A8447

S1083 - Summary

Relates to the penalty for the offense of predatory sexual assault against a child; provides for lifetime parole for such felons.

S1083 - Sponsor Memo

S1083 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1083

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 8, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. MARCHIONE -- 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 sentence of imprisonment
  for the offense of predatory sexual assault against a child

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

  Section  1.  Subparagraph  (ii)  of  paragraph (a) of subdivision 3 of
section 70.00 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 107 of the laws of
2006, is amended to read as follows:
  (ii) For a class A-II felony, such minimum period shall  not  be  less
than  three years nor more than eight years four months, except that for
the class A-II felony of predatory sexual assault as defined in  section
130.95  of  this  chapter  [or the class A-II felony of predatory sexual
assault against a child as defined in section 130.96 of  this  chapter,]
such minimum period shall be not less than ten years nor more than twen-
ty-five  years AND FOR THE CLASS A-II FELONY OF PREDATORY SEXUAL ASSAULT
AGAINST A CHILD AS DEFINED IN SECTION 130.96 OF THIS CHAPTER SUCH  MINI-
MUM PERIOD SHALL BE NOT LESS THAN TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AND THE MAXIMUM TERM
SHALL BE LIFE IMPRISONMENT.
  S 2. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 4 of section 70.06 of the penal law,
as  amended  by  chapter  107 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as
follows:
  (a) The minimum period of imprisonment for a  second  felony  offender
convicted  of  a class A-II felony must be fixed by the court at no less
than six years and not to exceed twelve and one-half years and  must  be
specified  in  the  sentence,  except  that for the class A-II felony of
predatory sexual assault as defined in section 130.95  of  this  chapter
[or the class A-II felony of predatory sexual assault against a child as
defined in section 130.96 of this chapter,] such minimum period shall be
not  less  than  ten  years  nor more than twenty-five years AND FOR THE
CLASS A-II FELONY OF PREDATORY SEXUAL ASSAULT AGAINST A CHILD AS DEFINED

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02486-01-5

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