senate Bill S6200A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the definition of consent

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Codes Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 28, 2021 print number 6200a
May 28, 2021 amend and recommit to codes
Apr 15, 2021 referred to codes

S6200 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6540
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §10.00, Pen L

S6200 - Summary

Adds the definition of consent to the terms of general use; defines it as a freely given, knowledgeable and informed agreement.

S6200 - Sponsor Memo

S6200 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6200
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 15, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. SANDERS -- 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 the definition of consent
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section  1.  Section 10.00 of the penal law is amended by adding a new
 subdivision 22 to read as follows:
   22. "CONSENT" MEANS FREELY GIVEN KNOWLEDGEABLE AND INFORMED AGREEMENT;
 SUCH AGREEMENT MUST BE OBTAINED WITHOUT THE USE OF MALICE SUCH AS FORCI-
 BLE COMPULSION, DURESS, COERCION, DECEPTION, FRAUD, CONCEALMENT OR ARTI-
 FICE.
   § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
 have become a law.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD09851-01-1


S6200A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6540
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §10.00, Pen L

S6200A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Adds the definition of consent to the terms of general use; defines it as a freely given, knowledgeable and informed agreement.

S6200A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6200A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  6200--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 15, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. SANDERS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Codes  --  committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to the definition of consent

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 10.00 of the penal law is amended by adding  a  new
 subdivision 22 to read as follows:
   22.  "CONSENT" MEANS A FREELY GIVEN, KNOWLEDGEABLE AND INFORMED AGREE-
 MENT.
   § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
 have become a law.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD09851-07-1


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