|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018||referred to judiciary|
|Apr 26, 2017||referred to judiciary|
senate Bill S5694
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Judiciary Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S5694 (ACTIVE) - Details
S5694 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Provides that possession of a condom may not be received in evidence in any trial, hearing or proceeding as evidence of prostitution, patronizing a prostitute, promoting prostitution, permitting prostitution, maintaining a premises for prostitution, lewdness or assignation, or maintaining a bawdy house.
S5694 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5694 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the civil practice law and rules, the criminal procedure law and the executive law, in relation to prohibiting possession of contraceptive devices from being permitted in specified criminal or civil proceedings as evidence of prostitution PURPOSE : Possession of contraceptive devices would not be permitted in specified criminal or civil proceedings as evidence of prostitution. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : A new section 4519-a would be added to the CPLR to prohibit the introduction of possession of a condom or other contraceptive device in any trial, hearing or proceeding pursuant to Section 12.1 and Article 10 of the multiple dwelling law (prohibited use of dwellings for prostitution); Sections 12-a, 2302 and 2320 of the public health law (health examinations and buildings and equipment of prostitution); Section 231 of the real property law (tenant prostitutes), and Sections 711.5 and 715 of the real property actions and proceedings law summary proceedings) as evidence of prostitution, patronizing a prostitute, lewdness or assignation, or maintaining a bawdy house. New Section 60.47 would be added to the Criminal Procedure Law to
S5694 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5694 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 26, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sens. MONTGOMERY, AVELLA, COMRIE, HAMILTON, HOYLMAN, KRUEGER, RIVERA, SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary AN ACT to amend the civil practice law and rules, the criminal procedure law and the executive law, in relation to prohibiting possession of contraceptive devices from being permitted in specified criminal or civil proceedings as evidence of prostitution THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The civil practice law and rules is amended by adding a new section 4519-a to read as follows: § 4519-A. POSSESSION OF CONDOMS; RECEIPT INTO EVIDENCE. POSSESSION OF A CONDOM MAY NOT BE RECEIVED IN EVIDENCE IN ANY TRIAL, HEARING OR PROCEEDING PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION TWELVE AND ARTICLE TEN OF THE MULTIPLE DWELLING LAW, SECTION TWELVE-A OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW, SECTION TWO HUNDRED THIRTY-ONE OF THE REAL PROPERTY LAW OR SUBDIVISION FIVE OF SECTION SEVEN HUNDRED ELEVEN AND SECTION SEVEN HUNDRED FIFTEEN OF THE REAL PROPERTY ACTIONS AND PROCEEDINGS LAW AS EVIDENCE OF PROSTI- TUTION, PATRONIZING A PROSTITUTE, PROMOTING PROSTITUTION, PERMITTING PROSTITUTION, MAINTAINING A PREMISES FOR PROSTITUTION, LEWDNESS OR ASSIGNATION, OR MAINTAINING A BAWDY HOUSE. § 2. Section 60.47 of the criminal procedure law, as added by section 2 of part I of chapter 57 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as follows: § 60.47 Possession of condoms; receipt into evidence. Evidence that a person was in possession of one or more condoms may not be admitted at any trial, hearing, or other proceeding in a prose- cution for [section 230.00] ANY OFFENSE, OR AN ATTEMPT TO COMMIT ANY OFFENSE, DEFINED IN ARTICLE TWO HUNDRED THIRTY or section 240.37 of the penal law for the purpose of establishing probable cause for an arrest EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD07162-02-7
Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.
By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.