senate Bill S7279

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Prohibits sex offenders who are on parole or probation, or conditionally discharged from being upon the premises of any facility providing child day care

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Jan 15, 2020 referred to codes

S7279 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3480
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §65.10, Pen L; amd §259-c, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A7614
2015-2016: A1658
2017-2018: A1237

S7279 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits sex offenders who are on parole or probation, or conditionally discharged from being upon or within 1,000 feet of the premises of any facility providing child day care, while any person under 18 years of age is present.

S7279 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7279 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7279

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 15, 2020
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the penal law and the  executive  law,  in  relation  to
  prohibiting  sex offenders from being upon the premises of any home or
  facility where child day care is provided

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a) of subdivision 4-a of section 65.10 of the
penal law, as amended by chapter 67 of the laws of 2008, is  amended  to
read as follows:
  (a)  When  imposing  a  sentence of probation or conditional discharge
upon a person convicted of an offense defined  in  article  one  hundred
thirty, two hundred thirty-five or two hundred sixty-three of this chap-
ter, or section 255.25, 255.26 or 255.27 of this chapter, and the victim
of  such  offense  was  under  the  age  of eighteen at the time of such
offense or such person has been designated a level  three  sex  offender
pursuant  to subdivision six of section 168-l of the correction law, the
court shall require, as a mandatory condition  of  such  sentence,  that
such  sentenced  offender  shall refrain from knowingly entering into or
upon any school grounds, as that term is defined in subdivision fourteen
of section 220.00 of this chapter, or INTO, UPON OR WITHIN ONE  THOUSAND
FEET OF any other facility or institution primarily used for the care or
treatment  of persons under the age of eighteen, WHICH SHALL INCLUDE BUT
NOT BE LIMITED TO ANY HOME OR FACILITY WHERE CHILD  DAY  CARE,  AS  SUCH
TERM  IS  DEFINED  IN  PARAGRAPH (A) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION THREE
HUNDRED NINETY OF THE SOCIAL SERVICES LAW, IS  PROVIDED,  while  one  or
more  of  such  persons  under the age of eighteen are present, provided
however, that when such sentenced offender is a  registered  student  or
participant  or  an  employee  of such facility or institution or entity
contracting therewith or has a family member enrolled in  such  facility
or  institution,  such sentenced offender may, with the written authori-
zation of his or her probation officer or the court and the  superinten-
dent  or  chief  administrator of such facility, institution or grounds,
enter such facility, institution or upon such grounds  for  the  limited

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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