|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2021||referred to codes|
senate Bill S1219
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Codes Committee
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
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S1219 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1219 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1219 SPONSOR: RITCHIE TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to prohibiting certain sex offenders from entering a school bus or within one thousand feet of a school bus stop PURPOSE: This bill would prohibit certain sex offenders from entering a school bus or school bus stop. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This legislation amends Section 65.10(4-a) of the Penal Law by adding school bus and within 1000 feet of a school bus stop to the list of prohibited areas that convicted sex offenders may knowingly enter.
S1219 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1219 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 8, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. RITCHIE -- 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 prohibiting certain sex offenders from entering a school bus or within one thousand feet of a school bus stop THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. 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: 4-a. Mandatory conditions for sex offenders. (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 thir- ty-five or two hundred sixty-three of this chapter, 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] ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-EIGHT-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 ANY SCHOOL BUS, AS DEFINED IN SECTION ONE HUNDRED FORTY-TWO OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW, OR WITHIN ONE THOUSAND FEET OF A DESIGNATED SCHOOL BUS STOP, DEFINED AS A REGULAR- LY OCCURRING STOP WHERE PASSENGERS ARE DISCHARGED OR TAKEN ON, or any other facility or institution primarily used for the care or treatment of persons under the age of eighteen 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 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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