|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018||referred to codes|
|Jan 12, 2017||referred to codes|
senate Bill S2169
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Codes Committee
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S2169 (ACTIVE) - Details
S2169 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Designates public lewdness as public lewdness in the fourth degree and establishes the class A misdemeanor of public lewdness in the third degree and the class E felony of public lewdness in the second degree for committing public lewdness in the third degree after having been previously convicted of such offense within the preceding ten years; establishes the class D felony of public lewdness in the first degree for committing public lewdness in the third degree and such crime is committed at a time or place where a child under the age of 14 is likely to be present; provides for a permanent disqualification from being a school bus driver upon conviction of public lewdness in the first, second or third degree; and designates public lewdness in the first degree as a sex offense for purposes of sex offender registration.
S2169 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2169 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the penal law, in relation to public lewdness; to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to designating public lewdness in the first degree as an offense which results in permanent disqualification as a bus driver; and to amend the correction law, in relation to designating public lewdness in the first degree as a sex offense for purposes of the sex offender registration PURPOSE : This bill designates public lewdness in the first degree, second degree, third degree and fourth degree and enhances the penalties for those who repeatedly commit such acts. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1: Amends subdivision 3 of section 65.00 of the Penal Law to rename the lowest level Public Lewdness offense as Public Lewdness in the fourth degree. Section 2: Amends Section 245.00 of the Penal Law by renaming the current Public Lewdness section as Public Lewdness in the Fourth Degree.
S2169 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2169 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 12, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sens. SERINO, AVELLA, MARCHIONE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to public lewdness; to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to designating public lewd- ness in the first degree as an offense which results in permanent disqualification as a bus driver; and to amend the correction law, in relation to designating public lewdness in the first degree as a sex offense for purposes of the sex offender registration THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 3 of section 65.00 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 568 of the laws of 2004, is amended to read as follows: (c) For a class B misdemeanor, the period of probation shall be one year, except the period of probation shall be no less than one year and no more than three years for the class B misdemeanor of public lewdness IN THE FOURTH DEGREE as defined in section 245.00 of this chapter; § 2. Section 245.00 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 748 of the laws of 1968 and the opening paragraph as amended by chapter 373 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as follows: § 245.00 Public lewdness IN THE FOURTH DEGREE. A person is guilty of public lewdness IN THE FOURTH DEGREE when he or she intentionally exposes the private or intimate parts of his or her body in a lewd manner or commits any other lewd act[:] (a) in a public place, or (b) [(i)] in private premises under circumstances in which he or she may readily be observed from either a public place or from other private premises, and with intent that he or she be so observed[, or (ii) while trespassing, as defined in section 140.05 of this part, in a dwelling as defined in subdivision three of section 140.00 of this part, under circumstances in which he or she is observed by a lawful occu- pant]. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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