assembly Bill A1223

2019-2020 Legislative Session

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

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Jan 14, 2019 referred to correction

A1223 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S797
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §168-f, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S4994
2015-2016: S4511
2017-2018: A6789, S2638

A1223 (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

A1223 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1223

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. M. G. MILLER -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on 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-
tional facility, the local law enforcement  agency  having  jurisdiction

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

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