assembly Bill A404

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Enacts "The Domestic Violence Protection Act - Brittany's Law" requiring registration of violent felony offenders

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Jan 09, 2017 referred to correction

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A404 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1107
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§195.03 & 195.04, Pen L; add Art 6-B §§162 - 167-q, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A1833, S513
2013-2014: A8916, S1850B
2011-2012: S3645D
2009-2010: S3134

A404 - Summary

Enacts "The Domestic Violence Protection Act - Brittany's Law" requiring registration of violent felony offenders; sets forth duties of the division of criminal justice services; establishes a special telephone number; requires the division to maintain a subdirectory of violent predators.

A404 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   404

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GUNTHER, KOLB, SANTABARBARA, BARRETT, STECK,
  BRINDISI, SKARTADOS, SIMANOWITZ,  SKOUFIS,  SALADINO,  GOODELL,  GRAF,
  MURRAY,  OAKS  --  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. GIGLIO, JOHNS, McDO-
  NOUGH, MONTESANO, PALMESANO, RAIA, STEC -- read once and  referred  to
  the Committee on Correction

AN  ACT  to  amend  the penal law and the correction law, in relation to
  enacting "The Domestic Violence Protection Act - Brittany's Law"

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

  Section  1.  This act shall be known and may be cited as "The Domestic
Violence Protection Act - Brittany's Law".
  S 2. The penal law is amended by adding two new  sections  195.03  and
195.04 to read as follows:
S 195.03 FAILURE  TO  REGISTER OR VERIFY AS A VIOLENT FELONY OFFENDER IN
           THE SECOND DEGREE.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF FAILURE TO REGISTER OR VERIFY AS A VIOLENT FELO-
NY OFFENDER IN THE SECOND DEGREE WHEN, BEING A VIOLENT  FELONY  OFFENDER
REQUIRED  TO  REGISTER  OR  VERIFY  PURSUANT  TO  ARTICLE  SIX-B  OF THE
CORRECTION LAW, HE OR SHE FAILS TO REGISTER OR VERIFY IN THE MANNER  AND
WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS PROVIDED FOR IN SUCH ARTICLE.
  FAILURE  TO  REGISTER  OR  VERIFY  AS A VIOLENT FELONY OFFENDER IN THE
SECOND DEGREE IS A CLASS E FELONY.
S 195.04 FAILURE TO REGISTER OR VERIFY AS A VIOLENT FELONY  OFFENDER  IN
           THE FIRST DEGREE.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF FAILURE TO REGISTER OR VERIFY AS A VIOLENT FELO-
NY  OFFENDER  IN  THE  FIRST  DEGREE WHEN HE OR SHE COMMITS THE CRIME OF
FAILURE TO REGISTER OR VERIFY AS A VIOLENT FELONY OFFENDER IN THE SECOND
DEGREE AND HAS PREVIOUSLY BEEN CONVICTED OF FAILURE TO REGISTER OR VERI-
FY AS A VIOLENT FELONY OFFENDER IN  THE  SECOND  DEGREE  AS  DEFINED  IN
SECTION 195.03 OF THIS ARTICLE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04011-01-7

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