assembly Bill A4969B

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the crime of forcible touching

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 25, 2015 signed chap.250
Sep 15, 2015 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2015 returned to assembly
passed senate
substituted for s3203a
referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 17, 2015 ordered to third reading rules cal.522
rules report cal.522
reported
Jun 16, 2015 reported referred to rules
Jun 14, 2015 print number 4969b
Jun 14, 2015 amend (t) and recommit to codes
Apr 30, 2015 print number 4969a
Apr 30, 2015 amend (t) and recommit to codes
Feb 10, 2015 referred to codes

A4969 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3203
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §130.52, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A7323

A4969 - Summary

Relates to the crime of forcible touching.

A4969 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4969

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 10, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. SIMOTAS -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law,  in  relation  to  forcible  touching  on
  public transportation

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

  Section 1. Section 130.52 of the penal law, as amended by chapter  264
of the laws of 2003, is amended to read as follows:
S 130.52 Forcible touching IN THE SECOND DEGREE.
  A person is guilty of forcible touching IN THE SECOND DEGREE when such
person intentionally, and for no legitimate purpose[,]:
  (1)  forcibly  touches  the  sexual or other intimate parts of another
person for the purpose of degrading or abusing such person; or  for  the
purpose of gratifying the actor's sexual desire.
  For  the  purposes of this section, forcible touching includes squeez-
ing, grabbing or pinching; OR
  (2) TOUCHES OR RUBS HIS OR HER SEXUAL OR INTIMATE BODY PARTS,  CLOTHED
OR  UNCLOTHED,  AGAINST  ANY  BODY  PART  OF  ANOTHER PERSON, CLOTHED OR
UNCLOTHED, FOR THE PURPOSE OF GRATIFYING SEXUAL DESIRE, WITH  INTENT  TO
DEGRADE  OR ABUSE SUCH OTHER PERSON WHILE SUCH OTHER PERSON IS A PASSEN-
GER ON A BUS, TRAIN, OR SUBWAY  CAR  OPERATED  BY  ANY  TRANSIT  AGENCY,
AUTHORITY  OR  COMPANY, PUBLIC OR PRIVATE, WHOSE OPERATION IS AUTHORIZED
BY NEW YORK STATE OR ANY OF ITS POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS.
  Forcible touching IN THE SECOND DEGREE is a class A misdemeanor.
  S 2. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 130.52-a to read
as follows:
S 130.52-A FORCIBLE TOUCHING IN THE FIRST DEGREE.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF FORCIBLE TOUCHING IN THE FIRST DEGREE WHEN  SUCH
PERSON  COMMITS  THE CRIME OF FORCIBLE TOUCHING IN THE SECOND DEGREE AND
EMITS EJACULATE UPON ANY PART OF SUCH OTHER PERSON.
  FORCIBLE TOUCHING IN THE FIRST DEGREE IS A CLASS E FELONY.
  S 3. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

A4969A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3203
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §130.52, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A7323

A4969A - Summary

Relates to the crime of forcible touching.

A4969A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4969--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 10, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. SIMOTAS -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Codes -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted
  as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the penal law, in relation to forcible touching in the
  first and second degree

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

  Section  1. Section 130.52 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 264
of the laws of 2003, is amended to read as follows:
S 130.52 Forcible touching IN THE SECOND DEGREE.
  A person is guilty of forcible touching IN THE SECOND DEGREE when such
person intentionally, and for no legitimate purpose[,]:
  (1) forcibly touches the sexual or other  intimate  parts  of  another
person  for  the purpose of degrading or abusing such person; or for the
purpose of gratifying the actor's sexual desire; OR
  (2) TOUCHES OR RUBS HIS OR HER SEXUAL OR INTIMATE BODY PARTS,  CLOTHED
OR  UNCLOTHED,  AGAINST  ANY  BODY  PART  OF  ANOTHER PERSON, CLOTHED OR
UNCLOTHED, FOR THE PURPOSE OF GRATIFYING SEXUAL DESIRE, WITH  INTENT  TO
DEGRADE  OR ABUSE SUCH OTHER PERSON WHILE SUCH OTHER PERSON IS A PASSEN-
GER ON A BUS, TRAIN, OR SUBWAY  CAR  OPERATED  BY  ANY  TRANSIT  AGENCY,
AUTHORITY  OR  COMPANY, PUBLIC OR PRIVATE, WHOSE OPERATION IS AUTHORIZED
BY NEW YORK STATE OR ANY OF ITS POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS.
  For the purposes of this section, forcible touching  includes  squeez-
ing, grabbing or pinching.
  Forcible touching IN THE SECOND DEGREE is a class A misdemeanor.
  S 2. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 130.52-a to read
as follows:
S 130.52-A FORCIBLE TOUCHING IN THE FIRST DEGREE.
  A  PERSON IS GUILTY OF FORCIBLE TOUCHING IN THE FIRST DEGREE WHEN SUCH
PERSON COMMITS THE CRIME OF FORCIBLE TOUCHING IN THE SECOND  DEGREE  AND
EMITS EJACULATE UPON ANY PART OF SUCH OTHER PERSON.
  FORCIBLE TOUCHING IN THE FIRST DEGREE IS A CLASS E FELONY.
  S 3. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.

Co-Sponsors

A4969B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3203
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §130.52, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A7323

A4969B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the crime of forcible touching.

A4969B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4969--B

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 10, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. SIMOTAS -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Codes -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted
  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee -- again reported from
  said committee with  amendments,  ordered  reprinted  as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  penal law, in relation to the crime of forcible
  touching

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

  Section  1.  The opening paragraph of section 130.52 of the penal law,
as amended by chapter 264 of the laws of 2003,  is  amended  and  a  new
subdivision 2 is added to read as follows:
  A  person  is  guilty  of  forcible  touching  when such person inten-
tionally, and for no legitimate purpose[,]:
  1. forcibly touches the sexual or  other  intimate  parts  of  another
person  for  the  purpose of degrading or abusing such person[;], or for
the purpose of gratifying the actor's sexual desire[.]; OR
  2. SUBJECTS ANOTHER PERSON TO SEXUAL CONTACT FOR THE PURPOSE OF GRATI-
FYING THE ACTOR'S SEXUAL DESIRE AND WITH INTENT TO DEGRADE OR ABUSE SUCH
OTHER PERSON WHILE SUCH OTHER PERSON IS A PASSENGER ON A BUS, TRAIN,  OR
SUBWAY  CAR OPERATED BY ANY TRANSIT AGENCY, AUTHORITY OR COMPANY, PUBLIC
OR PRIVATE, WHOSE OPERATION IS AUTHORIZED BY NEW YORK STATE  OR  ANY  OF
ITS POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07363-03-5