senate Bill S2638

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Increases the in-person appearance requirements for level two sex offenders

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 08, 2018 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 17, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 16, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 09, 2018 1st report cal.121
Jan 03, 2018 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 10, 2017 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 02, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 01, 2017 2nd report cal.
Apr 26, 2017 1st report cal.665
Jan 13, 2017 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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Jan 9, 2018 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S2638
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Jan 9, 2018

aye wr (2)

Apr 26, 2017 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S2638
10
1
committee
10
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Apr 26, 2017

nay (1)
aye wr (1)
excused (1)

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S2638 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6789
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §168-f, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4511
2013-2014: S4994

S2638 - Summary

Increases the in-person appearance requirements for level two sex offenders from every three years to every year.

S2638 - Sponsor Memo

S2638 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2638

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2017
                               ___________

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 in-person appearance
  requirements for level two sex offenders

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

  Section  1.  Paragraphs  (b-2)  and  (b-3) of subdivision 2 of section
168-f of the correction law, as added by section 2 of part O of  chapter
56 of the laws of 2005, are amended to read as follows:
  (b-2)  If  the  sex offender has been given a level TWO OR LEVEL three
designation, he or she shall personally appear at  the  law  enforcement
agency  having  jurisdiction within twenty days of the first anniversary
of the sex offender's initial registration  and  every  year  thereafter
during the period of registration for the purpose of providing a current
photograph of such offender. The law enforcement agency having jurisdic-
tion shall photograph the sex offender and shall promptly forward a copy
of  such  photograph to the division. For purposes of this paragraph, if
such sex offender is confined in a state or local correctional facility,
the local law enforcement agency having jurisdiction shall be the  ward-
en,  superintendent,  sheriff  or other person in charge of the state or
local correctional facility.
  (b-3) If the sex offender has been given a level one  [or  level  two]
designation,  he  or  she shall personally appear at the law enforcement
agency having jurisdiction within twenty days of the  third  anniversary
of  the sex offender's initial registration and every three years there-
after during the period of registration for the purpose of  providing  a
current  photograph  of such offender. The law enforcement agency having
jurisdiction shall  photograph  the  sex  offender  and  shall  promptly
forward  a copy of such photograph to the division. For purposes of this
paragraph, if such sex offender is confined in a state or local  correc-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02454-01-7

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