assembly Bill A11266

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Expands the definition of the offense of coercion in the second degree to include the production or dissemination of intimate images; and relates to the definition of sex offense

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Jul 25, 2018 referred to codes

A11266 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §135.61, Pen L; amd §168-a, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: A4466
2021-2022: A324

A11266 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Expands the definition of the offense of coercion in the second degree to include the production or dissemination of intimate images; and relates to the definition of "sex offense".

A11266 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  11266

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              July 25, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Zebrowski)
  -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to expanding  the  definition
  of  the  offense  of  coercion  in  the  second  degree to include the
  production or dissemination of  intimate  images;  and  to  amend  the
  correction law, in relation to the definition of "sex offense"

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

  Section 1. Section 135.61 of the penal law, as added by section  2  of
part  NN  of  chapter  55  of  the  laws  of 2018, is amended to read as
follows:
§ 135.61 Coercion in the second degree.
  A person is guilty of coercion in the second degree  when  he  or  she
commits  the crime of coercion in the third degree as defined in section
135.60 of this article and thereby compels or induces a person to engage
in sexual intercourse, oral sexual conduct or  anal  sexual  conduct  as
such  terms  are  defined  in  section [130] 130.00 of the penal law  OR
PRODUCE, DISSEMINATE, OR OTHERWISE DISPLAY AN IMAGE OR IMAGES  DEPICTING
THE PERSON'S SEXUAL OR OTHER INTIMATE PARTS AS DEFINED BY SECTION 250.40
OF THE PENAL LAW.
  Coercion in the second degree is a class E felony.
  §  2.  Subparagraph  (i)  of paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section
168-a of the correction law, as amended by chapter 368 of  the  laws  of
2015, is amended to read as follows:
  (i)  a  conviction  of or a conviction for an attempt to commit any of
the provisions of  sections  120.70,  130.20,  130.25,  130.30,  130.40,
130.45, 130.60, 230.34, 250.50, 255.25, 255.26 and 255.27 or article two
hundred  sixty-three of the penal law, or section 135.05, 135.10, 135.20
or 135.25 of such law relating  to  kidnapping  offenses,  provided  the
victim  of  such  kidnapping  or  related offense is less than seventeen
years old and the offender is not the parent of the victim,  OR  SECTION
135.61  OF THE PENAL LAW, or section 230.04, where the person patronized
is in fact less than seventeen years of  age,  230.05,  230.06,  230.11,
230.12,  230.13,  subdivision  two  of  section  230.30, section 230.32,

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