|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 09, 2016||referred to correction|
delivered to assembly
|Feb 25, 2016||advanced to third reading|
|Feb 24, 2016||2nd report cal.|
|Feb 09, 2016||1st report cal.196|
|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
|Feb 25, 2015||ordered to third reading cal.99|
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Jan 07, 2015||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
senate Bill S22
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S22 (ACTIVE) - Details
S22 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S22 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the correction law, in relation to required notification by school districts of sex offender residence; and to amend the education law, in relation to apportionment to school districts for certain expenses related to sex offender notification PURPOSE : This bill would require that a school district shall distribute information on sex offenders residing within the school district to the parents of its students. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Paragraphs (b) and (c) of subdivision 6 of section 168-1 of the correction law, paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 513 of the laws of 2011 and paragraph (c) as separately amended by chapters 318 and 680 of the laws of 2005, are amended. JUSTIFICATION : Megan's Law requires level two and level three sex offenders resister with local law enforcement agencies, who may distribute information including the offender's name, picture, address, location of employment and background information.
S22 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 22 2015-2016 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 7, 2015 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- 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 correction law, in relation to required notification by school districts of sex offender residence; and to amend the educa- tion law, in relation to apportionment to school districts for certain expenses related to sex offender notification THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraphs (b) and (c) of subdivision 6 of section 168-l of the correction law, paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 513 of the laws of 2011 and paragraph (c) as separately amended by chapters 318 and 680 of the laws of 2005, are amended to read as follows: (b) If the risk of repeat offense is moderate, a level two designation shall be given to such sex offender. In such case the law enforcement agency or agencies having jurisdiction and the law enforcement agency or agencies having had jurisdiction at the time of his or her conviction shall be notified and may disseminate relevant information which shall include a photograph and description of the offender and which may include the exact name and any aliases used by the sex offender, exact address, background information including the offender's crime of conviction, mode of operation, type of victim targeted, the name and address of any institution of higher education at which the sex offender is enrolled, attends, is employed or resides and the description of special conditions imposed on the offender to any entity with vulnerable populations related to the nature of the offense committed by such sex offender. Any entity receiving information on a sex offender may disclose or further disseminate such information at its discretion, PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT SCHOOL DISTRICTS, UPON RECEIPT OF SUCH INFORMA- TION BY THE DISTRICT SUPERINTENDENT OR CHIEF SCHOOL ADMINISTRATOR, SHALL EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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