senate Bill S8722

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the statute of limitations of actions related to certain sex trafficking offenses

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Codes Committee


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 05, 2022 referred to codes

S8722 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10612
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §30.10, CP L; amd §§208, 214-g & 213-c, add §214-j, CPLR; amd §§50-e & 50-i, Gen Muni L; amd §10, Ct Claims Act; amd §3813, Ed L

S8722 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Extends the statute of limitations of actions related to certain sex trafficking offenses, reviving such actions otherwise barred by the existing statute of limitations; grants trial preference to such actions; exempts such actions from certain provisions requiring notice of claims.

S8722 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8722 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8722
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               April 5, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  CLEARE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes
 
 AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to  the  statute
   of  limitations  in  criminal  prosecution  of certain sex trafficking
   crimes; to amend the civil practice law and rules, in relation to  the
   statute  of limitations for civil actions related to certain sex traf-
   ficking offenses, reviving such actions otherwise barred by the exist-
   ing statute of limitations  and  granting  trial  preference  to  such
   actions;  to amend the general municipal law, in relation to providing
   that the notice of claim provisions shall not apply to actions related
   to certain sex trafficking offenses; to amend the court of claims act,
   in relation  to  providing  that  the  notice  of  intention  to  file
   provisions shall not apply to actions related to certain sex traffick-
   ing offenses; and to amend the education law, in relation to providing
   that the notice of claim provisions shall not apply to actions related
   to certain sex trafficking offenses
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 2  of  section  30.10  of  the
 criminal  procedure  law, as amended by chapter 315 of the laws of 2019,
 is amended to read as follows:
   (a) A prosecution for a class A felony, or rape in the first degree as
 defined in section 130.35 of the  penal  law,  or  a  crime  defined  or
 formerly defined in section 130.50 of the penal law, or aggravated sexu-
 al  abuse  in the first degree as defined in section 130.70 of the penal
 law, or course of sexual conduct against a child in the first degree  as
 defined  in  section  130.75  of  the  penal  law, OR SEX TRAFFICKING AS
 DEFINED IN SECTION 230.34 OF THE PENAL LAW,  OR  SEX  TRAFFICKING  OF  A
 CHILD  AS DEFINED IN SECTION 230.34-A OF THE PENAL LAW, or incest in the
 first degree as defined in section  255.27  of  the  penal  law  may  be
 commenced at any time;
   §  2.  Paragraph (f) of subdivision 3 of section 30.10 of the criminal
 procedure law, as amended by chapter 11 of the laws of 2019, is  amended
 to read as follows:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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