senate Bill S3811

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Requires website providing sex offender registry information to be searchable by the zip code of a registrant's employment

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 06, 2016 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.1229
committee discharged and committed to rules
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.106
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 18, 2015 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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Jun 1, 2016 - Rules committee Vote

S3811
22
2
committee
22
Aye
2
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 25, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S3811
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
3
Excused
0
Abstained
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S3811 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง168-q, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S621
2011-2012: S5288
2013-2014: S4165
2017-2018: S4059
2019-2020: S388

S3811 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires websites providing sex offender registry information to be searchable by the zip code of a registrant's employment.

S3811 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3811 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3811

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 18, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- 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 information contained
  in the sex offender registry

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 168-q of the  correction  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  462  of  the  laws  of 2014, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. The division shall maintain a subdirectory of level two  and  three
sex offenders. The subdirectory shall include the exact address, address
of the offender's place of employment and photograph of the sex offender
along  with  the  following  information,  if  available: name, physical
description,  age  and  distinctive  markings.  Background   information
including  all  of  the sex offender's crimes of conviction that require
him or her to register pursuant to this  article,  modus  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 a description of special conditions imposed on
the sex offender shall also be included. The subdirectory shall have sex
offender listings categorized by county and zip code. Such  subdirectory
shall  be  made  available at all times on the internet via the division
homepage.   THE INFORMATION  CONTAINED  IN  THE  SUBDIRECTORY  SHALL  BE
SEARCHABLE  VIA  THE  INTERNET  BY  THE ZIP CODE FOR BOTH THE OFFENDER'S
RESIDENCE ADDRESS AND HIS OR HER PLACE OF  EMPLOYMENT.  Any  person  may
apply to the division to receive automated e-mail notifications whenever
a  new  or updated subdirectory registration occurs in a geographic area
specified by such person. The division shall furnish such service at  no
charge  to  such person, who shall request e-mail notification by county

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01531-02-5

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