senate Bill S976

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to notification requirements of the division of criminal justice services

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 15, 2017 signed chap.17
Mar 03, 2017 delivered to governor
Jan 31, 2017 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.13
substituted for a366
Jan 23, 2017 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 09, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.9
Jan 05, 2017 referred to rules

S976 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A366
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง168-j, Cor L (as proposed in S.7252 & A.9239)
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S8227, A10751

S976 - Summary

Relates to directing the division of criminal justice services to notify the appropriate agencies, within 48 hours of the receipt of a change of address, or of enrollment, attendance, employment or residence at an institution of higher education by a sex offender.

S976 - Sponsor Memo

S976 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   976

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 5, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to directing  the  divi-
  sion  of criminal justice services to notify the appropriate agencies,
  within 48 hours of the receipt of a change of address, or  of  enroll-
  ment,  attendance, employment or residence at an institution of higher
  education by a sex offender

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

  Section  1. Subdivisions 1, 3 and 4 of section 168-j of the correction
law, as amended by a chapter of the laws of 2016 amending the correction
law relating to directing the division of criminal justice  services  to
notify  the  appropriate  agencies,  within 48 hours of the receipt of a
change of address, or of enrollment, attendance, employment or residence
at an institution of higher education by a sex offender, as proposed  in
legislative  bills  numbers  A.9239  and  S.7252, are amended to read as
follows:
  1. Upon receipt of a change of address by a sex offender  required  to
register  under this article, but in any event no more than [forty-eight
hours] TWO BUSINESS DAYS after such receipt, the division  shall  notify
the local law enforcement agency having jurisdiction of the new place of
residence  and  the  local law enforcement agency where the sex offender
last resided of the new place of residence.
  3. The division shall, if the sex offender changes residence to anoth-
er state, notify the appropriate agency within that  state  of  the  new
place of residence [within forty-eight hours].
  4.  Upon  receipt of a change in the status of the enrollment, attend-
ance, employment or residence at an institution of higher education by a
sex offender required to register under this article, but in  any  event
no  more  than [forty-eight hours] TWO BUSINESS DAYS after such receipt,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07064-01-7

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