senate Bill S3484A

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to facilitating female genital mutilation

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 08, 2016 signed chap.49
May 27, 2016 delivered to governor
May 04, 2016 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.487
substituted for s3484a
May 04, 2016 substituted by a47a
Mar 30, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 29, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 28, 2016 1st report cal.487
Mar 16, 2016 print number 3484a
Mar 16, 2016 amend (t) and recommit to codes
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 28, 2015 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 27, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.990
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 10, 2015 referred to codes

Votes

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Mar 28, 2016 - Codes committee Vote

S3484A
16
0
committee
16
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 27, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S3484
23
1
committee
23
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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S3484 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A47
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §260.22, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S5518, A7320

S3484 - Summary

Provides a person is guilty of facilitating female genitalia mutilation when such person intentionally aids the commission or attempted commission of a person circumcising, excising or infibulating female genitalia of a person less than 18 years old.

S3484 - Sponsor Memo

S3484 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3484

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 10, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- 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 female genital mutilation

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 1 of section 130.85 of the penal law, as added
by chapter 618 of the laws of 1997, is amended to read as follows:
  1. A person is guilty of female genital mutilation when:
  (a) a person knowingly circumcises, excises, or infibulates the  whole
or  any  part of the labia majora or labia minora or clitoris of another
person who has not reached eighteen years of age; [or]
  (b) being a parent, guardian or other person legally  responsible  and
charged  with  the  care  or custody of a child less than eighteen years
old, he or she knowingly consents to the circumcision, excision or infi-
bulation of whole or part of such child's labia majora or  labia  minora
or clitoris[.]; OR
  (C)  A PERSON KNOWINGLY REMOVES OR CAUSES THE REMOVAL OF A PERSON LESS
THAN EIGHTEEN YEARS OLD FROM THIS STATE FOR THE PURPOSE OF CIRCUMCISING,
EXCISING, OR INFIBULATING, THE WHOLE OR ANY PART OF THE LABIA MAJORA  OR
LABIA MINORA OR CLITORIS OF SUCH PERSON.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00542-01-5

Co-Sponsors

S3484A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A47
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §260.22, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S5518, A7320

S3484A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides a person is guilty of facilitating female genitalia mutilation when such person intentionally aids the commission or attempted commission of a person circumcising, excising or infibulating female genitalia of a person less than 18 years old.

S3484A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3484A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3484--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 10, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. LANZA, PANEPINTO -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes  --  recom-
  mitted  to  the  Committee  on Codes in accordance with Senate Rule 6,
  sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to facilitating female geni-
  tal mutilation

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

  Section 1.  The penal law is amended by adding a new section 260.22 to
read as follows:
S 260.22 FACILITATING FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION.
  A  PERSON  IS  GUILTY  OF FACILITATING FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION WHEN,
KNOWING THAT A PERSON INTENDS TO ENGAGE IN THE CIRCUMCISING, EXCISING OR
INFIBULATING OF THE WHOLE OR ANY PART OF THE LABIA MAJORA OR LABIA MINO-
RA OR CLITORIS OF A PERSON UNDER EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE,  AND  EXCEPT  AS
PROVIDED IN SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION 130.85 OF THIS CHAPTER, HE OR SHE
INTENTIONALLY  AIDS  THE  COMMISSION  OR  ATTEMPTED  COMMISSION  OF SUCH
CONDUCT.
  FACILITATING FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION IS A CLASS A MISDEMEANOR.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00542-05-6

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