senate Bill S1314

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires sex offenders to verify their residence and registration on a biannual basis

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Crime Victims, Crime And Correction Committee


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Jan 08, 2020 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
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S1314 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8579
Current Committee:
Senate Crime Victims, Crime And Correction
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§168-b, 168-f, 168-g & 168-h, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S1485
2011-2012: S1829
2013-2014: S1428
2015-2016: S5681, S6689
2017-2018: S2173, A8719
2021-2022: S3756

S1314 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires sex offenders to verify their residence and registration on a biannual basis; provides that the division shall mail a verification form to each registered sex offender on a different random date during each six month period of the calendar year.

S1314 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1314 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1314

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SERINO,  LANZA,  SEWARD -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Crime
  Victims, Crime and Correction

AN  ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to requiring sex offen-
  ders to verify their registration with the sex offender registry on  a
  biannual basis

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 168-b of the  correction  law,  as
added by chapter 192 of the laws of 1995, is amended to read as follows:
  4.  The  division  shall, UPON A DIFFERENT RANDOM DATE DURING EACH SIX
MONTH PERIOD OF THE CALENDAR YEAR, mail  a  nonforwardable  verification
form  to  the  last reported address of the person for [annual] BIANNUAL
verification requirements.
  § 2. The opening paragraph of subdivision 2 of section  168-f  of  the
correction  law, as added by chapter 192 of the laws of 1995, is amended
to read as follows:
  For a sex offender required to register under this  article  [on  each
anniversary  of  the  sex  offender's  initial  registration  date] UPON
RECEIPT OF EACH RANDOMLY MAILED BIANNUAL VERIFICATION  FORM  during  the
period  in  which  he  is  required  to  register under this section the
following applies:
  § 3. Subdivision 2 of section 168-g of the correction law, as  amended
by  section 18 of subpart B of part C of chapter 62 of the laws of 2011,
is amended to read as follows:
  2. Every sex offender who on the effective date  of  this  article  is
then  on  community supervision or probation for an offense provided for
in subdivision two or three of section one hundred sixty-eight-a of this
article shall within ten calendar days of  such  determination  register
with  his  parole  or probation officer. [On each anniversary of] ON AND
AFTER the sex offender's initial  registration  date  [thereafter],  the

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

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