senate Bill S1219

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits certain sex offenders from entering a school bus or within one thousand feet of a school bus stop

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Jan 08, 2021 referred to codes

S1219 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A236
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §65.10, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A8071
2011-2012: A1751
2013-2014: A1396
2015-2016: A1032
2017-2018: S5734, A848
2019-2020: S1183, A3687

S1219 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits certain sex offenders from entering a school bus or within one thousand feet of a school bus stop.

S1219 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

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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