senate Bill S532

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the offenses of promoting and possessing a sex offense against a child

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
Jun 06, 2017 reported and committed to rules
Jan 04, 2017 referred to codes

Votes

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Jun 6, 2017 - Codes committee Vote

S532
16
0
committee
16
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S532 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§70.02 & 263.00, add §§263.35 & 263.40, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S3411
2011-2012: S746
2013-2014: S2620
2015-2016: S3212
2019-2020: S991

S532 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the class B felony of promoting a sex offense against a child for producing, directing or promoting any visual or audio representation of the commission of a sex offense against a person under the age of 16 years; establishes the class C felony of possessing a sex offense against a child for knowingly possessing any such representation; designates both such felonies as violent felony offenses.

S532 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S532 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   532

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. YOUNG, AVELLA, BONACIC, DeFRANCISCO, FUNKE, GALLI-
  VAN, GOLDEN, LANZA, LARKIN, O'MARA, ORTT, RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE, SERINO
  -- 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 establishing the  offenses
  of promoting and possessing a sex offense against a child

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (a) and (b) of subdivision 1 of section 70.02 of
the penal law, paragraph (a) as amended by chapter 368 of  the  laws  of
2015  and paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, are
amended to read as follows:
  (a) Class B violent felony offenses: an attempt to  commit  the  class
A-I  felonies  of  murder  in  the  second  degree as defined in section
125.25, kidnapping in the first degree as defined in section 135.25, and
arson in the first degree as defined in section 150.20; manslaughter  in
the  first  degree as defined in section 125.20, aggravated manslaughter
in the first degree as defined in section  125.22,  rape  in  the  first
degree  as  defined  in section 130.35, criminal sexual act in the first
degree as defined in section 130.50,  aggravated  sexual  abuse  in  the
first  degree  as  defined  in  section 130.70, course of sexual conduct
against a child in the  first  degree  as  defined  in  section  130.75;
assault  in the first degree as defined in section 120.10, kidnapping in
the second degree as defined in section 135.20, burglary  in  the  first
degree  as  defined  in  section  140.30,  arson in the second degree as
defined in section 150.15, robbery in the first  degree  as  defined  in
section  160.15,  PROMOTING  A SEX OFFENSE AGAINST A CHILD AS DEFINED IN
SECTION 263.35, sex trafficking as defined in paragraphs (a) and (b)  of
subdivision  five  of  section  230.34,  incest  in  the first degree as
defined in section 255.27, criminal possession of a weapon in the  first

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

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