senate Bill S999

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes the misdemeanors of unlawful publication of an intimate image of a minor in the first and second degrees

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Archive: Last Bill Status - Stricken


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Mar 19, 2019 recommit, enacting clause stricken
Jan 10, 2019 referred to codes

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S999 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §250.40, add §§250.70 & 250.75, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7335
2015-2016: S2068
2017-2018: S525

S999 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the misdemeanors of unlawful publication of an intimate image of a minor in the first and second degrees.

S999 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S999 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   999

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. YOUNG, FUNKE -- 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 establishing the crimes of
  unlawful publication of an intimate image of a minor in the first  and
  second degrees

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

  Section 1. The section heading and the opening  paragraph  of  section
250.40 of the penal law, as added by chapter 69 of the laws of 2003, are
amended to read as follows:
  Unlawful surveillance AND PUBLICATION; definitions.
  The  following  definitions  shall  apply  to sections 250.45, 250.50,
250.55 [and], 250.60, 250.70 AND 250.75 of this article:
  § 2. The penal law is amended by adding two new  sections  250.70  and
250.75 to read as follows:
§  250.70  UNLAWFUL  PUBLICATION  OF AN INTIMATE IMAGE OF A MINOR IN THE
           SECOND DEGREE.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF UNLAWFUL PUBLICATION OF AN INTIMATE IMAGE  OF  A
MINOR  IN  THE  SECOND DEGREE WHEN, HE OR SHE INTENTIONALLY PUBLISHES AN
IMAGE OR IMAGES OF THE SEXUAL OR OTHER INTIMATE PARTS OF A  MINOR  UNDER
THE AGE OF SIXTEEN YEARS WITHOUT EXPLICIT CONSENT OF THE PARENT OR GUAR-
DIAN OF SUCH MINOR TO PUBLISH SUCH IMAGE.
  UNLAWFUL  PUBLICATION  OF  AN  INTIMATE IMAGE OF A MINOR IN THE SECOND
DEGREE IS A CLASS B MISDEMEANOR.
§ 250.75 UNLAWFUL PUBLICATION OF AN INTIMATE IMAGE OF  A  MINOR  IN  THE
           FIRST DEGREE.
  A  PERSON  IS GUILTY OF UNLAWFUL PUBLICATION OF AN INTIMATE IMAGE OF A
MINOR IN THE FIRST DEGREE WHEN HE OR SHE COMMITS THE CRIME  OF  UNLAWFUL
PUBLICATION OF AN INTIMATE IMAGE OF A MINOR IN THE SECOND DEGREE AND HAS
PREVIOUSLY BEEN CONVICTED WITHIN THE PAST TEN YEARS OF UNLAWFUL PUBLICA-
TION OF AN INTIMATE IMAGE OF A MINOR IN THE FIRST OR SECOND DEGREE.

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

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