senate Bill S1520

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Prohibits sex offenders whose victim was a child and level 3 sex offenders from knowingly being within 1,000 feet of a facility where pre-kindergarten or kindergarten instruction is provided

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 05, 2016 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 29, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 28, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 23, 2016 1st report cal.437
Jan 06, 2016 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
returned to senate
died in assembly
Feb 26, 2015 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 25, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.100
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 13, 2015 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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Mar 23, 2016 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S1520
10
3
committee
10
Aye
3
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Mar 23, 2016

Feb 25, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S1520
20
0
committee
20
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
3
Excused
0
Abstained
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S1520 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5165
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §259-c, add §259-f, Exec L; amd §65.10, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A10169
2017-2018: S1787, A2605
2019-2020: S1983

S1520 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits a sex offender whose victim was a child and level 3 sex offenders from knowingly being within 1,000 feet of a facility where pre-kindergarten or kindergarten instruction is provided.

S1520 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1520 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1520

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  KLEIN  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims,  Crime  and
  Correction

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  executive law and the penal law, in relation to
  prohibiting certain convicted sex offenders from knowingly being with-
  in 1,000 feet of any  place  where  pre-kindergarten  or  kindergarten
  instruction is provided; and to amend the executive law, directing the
  commissioner  of  corrections  and  community supervision to apply for
  quarterly listings of all elementary  and  secondary  schools  in  the
  state

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 14 of section 259-c of the  executive  law,  as
amended by section 38-b of subpart A of part C of chapter 62 of the laws
of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  14.  notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, where
a person serving a sentence  for  an  offense  defined  in  article  one
hundred  thirty,  one  hundred thirty-five or two hundred sixty-three of
the penal law or section 255.25, 255.26 or 255.27 of the penal  law  and
the  victim of such offense was under the age of eighteen at the time of
such offense or such person has been designated a level three sex offen-
der pursuant to subdivision six of section one hundred sixty-eight-l  of
the  correction  law,  is  released  on parole or conditionally released
pursuant to subdivision one or two of  this  section,  the  board  shall
require,  as  a mandatory condition of such release, that such sentenced
offender shall refrain from knowingly entering into or upon  any  school
grounds,  as  that  term  is  defined in subdivision fourteen of section
220.00 of the penal law, OR WITHIN ONE THOUSAND FEET OF ANY FACILITY  OR
INSTITUTION   WHERE  PRE-KINDERGARTEN  OR  KINDERGARTEN  INSTRUCTION  IS
PROVIDED, or any other facility or institution primarily  used  for  the
care or treatment of persons under the age of eighteen while one or more
of such persons under the age of eighteen are present, provided however,
that when such sentenced offender is a registered student or participant
or  an  employee  of  such facility or institution or entity contracting

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