senate Bill S457

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Includes in class A misdemeanor of dissemination of an unlawful surveillance image in the second degree, dissemination of image to porn website without consent

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
May 22, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 16, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 15, 2018 1st report cal.1269
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 05, 2017 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 30, 2017 advanced to third reading
Jan 24, 2017 2nd report cal.
Jan 23, 2017 1st report cal.69
Jan 04, 2017 referred to codes

Votes

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May 15, 2018 - Codes committee Vote

S457
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: May 15, 2018

excused (1)

Jan 23, 2017 - Codes committee Vote

S457
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Codes Committee Vote: Jan 23, 2017

excused (1)

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S457 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §250.55, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S3418
2011-2012: S743
2013-2014: S3378
2015-2016: S2990
2019-2020: S915

S457 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Includes in class A misdemeanor of dissemination of an unlawful surveillance image in the second degree, the dissemination of an image of a person to a computer network internet website that is obscene, without the consent or knowledge of the person in the image.

S457 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S457 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   457

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  YOUNG, CROCI, DeFRANCISCO, FUNKE, GOLDEN, O'MARA,
  RANZENHOFER, SERINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when print-
  ed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to  prohibiting  the  dissem-
  ination of any image of a person to an obscene internet website, with-
  out such person's knowledge or consent

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

  Section 1. Section 250.55 of the penal law, as amended by chapter  193
of the laws of 2014, is amended to read as follows:
§ 250.55 Dissemination  of  an unlawful surveillance image in the second
           degree.
  A person is guilty of dissemination of an unlawful surveillance  image
in the second degree when [he]:
  1. HE or she, with knowledge of the unlawful conduct by which an image
or  images  of  the  sexual or other intimate parts of another person or
persons were obtained and such unlawful conduct would satisfy the essen-
tial elements of the crime of unlawful  surveillance  in  the  first  or
second  degree, as defined, respectively, in section 250.50 or 250.45 of
this article, intentionally disseminates such image or images[.]; OR
  2. WITHOUT THE KNOWLEDGE OR CONSENT  OF  ANOTHER  PERSON,  HE  OR  SHE
DISSEMINATES  AN  IMAGE OF THAT PERSON WHICH HE OR SHE KNOWS IS OBSCENE,
TO A COMPUTER NETWORK INTERNET WEBSITE. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS SECTION,
"OBSCENE" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS IT IS  DEFINED  IN  SUBDIVISION
ONE  OF  SECTION 235.00 OF THIS PART.  NOTHING IN THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL
BE CONSTRUED TO  IMPOSE  LIABILITY  OR  CULPABILITY  ON  AN  INTERACTIVE
COMPUTER  SERVICE  AS DEFINED IN 47 U.S.C.  230(F)(2), OR AN INFORMATION
SERVICE OR TELECOMMUNICATION SERVICE AS DEFINED IN 47  U.S.C.  153,  FOR
CONTENT PROVIDED BY ANOTHER PERSON.

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

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