senate Bill S6633A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Enacts "Paula's law"

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 29, 2019 print number 6633a
Jul 29, 2019 amend and recommit to rules
Jul 17, 2019 referred to rules

S6633 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8524
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §125.25, Pen L

S6633 - Summary

Provides that being eighteen years old or more, while in the course of committing rape in the first, second or third degree, criminal sexual act in the first, second or third degree, sexual abuse in the first degree, aggravated sexual abuse in the first, second, third or fourth degree, or incest in the first, second or third degree, against a person less than eighteen years old, he or she intentionally causes the death of such person.

S6633 - Sponsor Memo

S6633 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6633

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              July 17, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to enacting "Paula's law"

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
"Paula's law".
  § 2. Subdivision 5 of section 125.25 of the penal law, as  amended  by
chapter 320 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows:
  5. Being eighteen years old or more, while in the course of committing
rape  in  the  first, second or third degree, criminal sexual act in the
first, second or third degree, sexual abuse in the first degree,  aggra-
vated  sexual  abuse  in  the  first, second, third or fourth degree, or
incest in the first, second or third degree, against a person less  than
[fourteen]  EIGHTEEN years old, he or she intentionally causes the death
of such person.
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13519-03-9

S6633A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8524
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §125.25, Pen L

S6633A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that being eighteen years old or more, while in the course of committing rape in the first, second or third degree, criminal sexual act in the first, second or third degree, sexual abuse in the first degree, aggravated sexual abuse in the first, second, third or fourth degree, or incest in the first, second or third degree, against a person less than eighteen years old, he or she intentionally causes the death of such person.

S6633A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6633A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6633--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              July 17, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Rules  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to enacting "Paula's law"

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
"Paula's law".
  §  2.  Legislative  intent.  This act is an expansion of "Joan's Law",
enacted in 2004, which denies parole in these  circumstances  for  child
victims under the age of fourteen. This act expands upon "Joan's Law" by
including child victims under the age of eighteen.
  §  3.  Subdivision 5 of section 125.25 of the penal law, as amended by
chapter 320 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows:
  5. Being eighteen years old or more, while in the course of committing
rape in the first, second or third degree, criminal sexual  act  in  the
first,  second or third degree, sexual abuse in the first degree, aggra-
vated sexual abuse in the first, second,  third  or  fourth  degree,  or
incest  in the first, second or third degree, against a person less than
[fourteen] EIGHTEEN years old, he or she intentionally causes the  death
of such person.
  § 4. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13519-04-9

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