senate Bill S6419

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the decriminalization of sex work; repealer

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Jun 10, 2019 referred to rules

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S6419 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8230
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §§230.02, 230.15, 230.20, 230.25 & 240.37, Pen L; rpld §§60.47 & 170.80, §170.30 sub 4, §720.15 sub 4, CP L; amd Various Laws, generally

S6419 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Decriminalizes certain prostitution offenses; amends provisions relating to prosecution of such offenses and vacating judgments.

S6419 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6419 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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    S. 6419                                                  A. 8230

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                              June 10, 2019
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sens.  SALAZAR,  RAMOS -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Rules

IN  ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. GOTTFRIED, NIOU, KIM, QUART, CRUZ
  -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to decriminalizing sex  work;
  and  to repeal certain provisions of such law relating to prostitution
  (Part A); to amend the criminal procedure law, the civil practice  law
  and rules, the social services law, and the administrative code of the
  city  of  New  York, in relation to eliminating prior criminal records
  and making other related changes; and to repeal certain provisions  of
  the criminal procedure law relating to the prosecution of prostitution
  offenses  (Part B); and to amend the multiple dwelling law, the public
  health law, the real property actions and proceedings  law,  the  real
  property law, the vehicle and traffic law, and the administrative code
  of  the  city  of  New  York, in relation to making conforming changes
  (Part C)

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

  Section  1.  This  act enacts into law major components of legislation
relating to the decriminalization of certain prostitution offenses. Each
component of this act is wholly contained within a  Part  identified  as
Parts  A  through  C.  The  effective date for each particular provision
contained within such Part is set forth in  the  last  section  of  such
Part.  Any  provision  in any section contained within a Part, including
the effective date of the Part, which makes reference to a  section  "of
this act", when used in connection with that particular component, shall
be  deemed to mean and refer to the corresponding section of the Part in
which it is found. Section three of this act sets    forth  the  general
effective date of this act.

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

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