|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 14, 2019||referred to codes|
delivered to assembly
|May 08, 2019||advanced to third reading|
|May 07, 2019||2nd report cal.|
|May 06, 2019||1st report cal.585|
|Mar 07, 2019||referred to codes|
senate Bill S4345
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4345 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4345 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4345 SPONSOR: MARTINEZ TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to expand- ing the definition of the offense of coercion in the second degree to include the production or dissemination of intimate images; and to amend the correction law, in relation to the definition of "sex offense" PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF THE BILL: This bill expand the definition of the offense of coercion in the second degree to include the production, dissemination of intimate images and will expand the defi- nition of "sex offense" to include coercion in the second degree. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill amends Section 135.61 of the penal law as it relates to expanding the definition of coercion in the second degree to include the production or dissemination of intimate images. Section two of the bill amends section 168 of the correction law as it relates to expanding the definition of a "sex offense" to include coer-
S4345 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4345 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 7, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MARTINEZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to expanding the definition of the offense of coercion in the second degree to include the production or dissemination of intimate images; and to amend the correction law, in relation to the definition of "sex offense" THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 135.61 of the penal law, as added by section 2 of part NN of chapter 55 of the laws of 2018, is amended to read as follows: § 135.61 Coercion in the second degree. A person is guilty of coercion in the second degree when he or she commits the crime of coercion in the third degree as defined in section 135.60 of this article and thereby compels or induces a person to engage in sexual intercourse, oral sexual conduct or anal sexual conduct as such terms are defined in section  130.00 of the penal law OR PRODUCE, DISSEMINATE, OR OTHERWISE DISPLAY AN IMAGE OR IMAGES DEPICTING THE PERSON'S SEXUAL OR OTHER INTIMATE PARTS AS DEFINED BY SECTION 250.40 OF THE PENAL LAW. Coercion in the second degree is a class E felony. § 2. Subparagraph (i) of paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section 168-a of the correction law, as amended by chapter 189 of the laws of 2018, is amended to read as follows: (i) a conviction of or a conviction for an attempt to commit any of the provisions of sections 120.70, 130.20, 130.25, 130.30, 130.40, 130.45, 130.60, 230.34, 230.34-a, 250.50, 255.25, 255.26 and 255.27 or article two hundred sixty-three of the penal law, or section 135.05, 135.10, 135.20 or 135.25 of such law relating to kidnapping offenses, provided the victim of such kidnapping or related offense is less than seventeen years old and the offender is not the parent of the victim, OR EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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