Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Sep 18, 2019||
|Sep 17, 2019||
delivered to governor
|Jun 19, 2019||
returned to senate
ordered to third reading rules cal.539
substituted for a8412
referred to codes
delivered to assembly
|Jun 18, 2019||
ordered to third reading cal.1660
|Jun 16, 2019||
referred to rules
Senate Bill S6574Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S6574 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-S6574 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6574 SPONSOR: BIAGGI TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the criminal procedure law and the civil practice law and rules, in relation to statutes of limitations for certain sex crimes PURPOSE OF THE BILL: This bill would amend the Criminal Procedure Law (CPL) and the Civil Practice Law and Rules (CPLR) to increase the time periods in which a prosecution for rape in the second or third degree, criminal sexual act in the second and third degree or incest in the first and second degree may be commenced and increase the time in which a civil suit may be brought; EXISTING LAW: Currently, a prosecution for rape in the second or third degree or crim- inal sexual act in the second and third degree must be commenced within five years of the commission of the offense. A civil suit must be
2019-S6574 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6574 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E June 16, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BIAGGI -- (at request of the Governor) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law and the civil practice law and rules, in relation to statutes of limitations for certain sex crimes THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section 30.10 of the criminal procedure law, as amended by chapter 467 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows: (a) A prosecution for a class A felony, or rape in the first degree as defined in section 130.35 of the penal law, or a crime defined or formerly defined in section 130.50 of the penal law, or aggravated sexu- al abuse in the first degree as defined in section 130.70 of the penal law, or course of sexual conduct against a child in the first degree as defined in section 130.75 of the penal law, OR INCEST IN THE FIRST DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SECTION 255.27 OF THE PENAL LAW may be commenced at any time; § 2. Subdivision 2 of section 30.10 of the criminal procedure law is amended by adding two new paragraphs (a-1) and (a-2) to read as follows: (A-1) A PROSECUTION FOR RAPE IN THE SECOND DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SUBDI- VISION TWO OF SECTION 130.30 OF THE PENAL LAW, OR CRIMINAL SEXUAL ACT IN THE SECOND DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION 130.45 OF THE PENAL LAW, OR INCEST IN THE SECOND DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SECTION 255.26 OF THE PENAL LAW (WHERE THE CRIME COMMITTED IS RAPE IN THE SECOND DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION 130.30 OF THE PENAL LAW OR CRIMINAL SEXUAL ACT IN THE SECOND DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION 130.45) MUST BE COMMENCED WITHIN TWENTY YEARS AFTER THE COMMISSION THEREOF OR WITHIN TEN YEARS FROM WHEN THE OFFENSE IS FIRST REPORTED TO LAW ENFORCEMENT, WHICHEVER OCCURS EARLIER; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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