Bill S3309-2013

Prohibits certain persons convicted under article six-C of the correction law from serving as a trustee, principal, officer, or member of a board of education

Prohibits certain persons convicted of article six-C of the correction law as serving as a trustee, principal, officer, or member of a board of education of any public school in any BOCES, city, union free, common or central school district or any charter school.

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Actions

  • Mar 10, 2014: referred to correction
  • Mar 10, 2014: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Mar 10, 2014: PASSED SENATE
  • Mar 4, 2014: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Mar 3, 2014: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • Feb 27, 2014: 1ST REPORT CAL.197
  • Jan 8, 2014: REFERRED TO CRIME VICTIMS, CRIME AND CORRECTION
  • Jan 8, 2014: returned to senate
  • Jan 8, 2014: died in assembly
  • Mar 5, 2013: referred to correction
  • Mar 5, 2013: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Mar 5, 2013: PASSED SENATE
  • Feb 28, 2013: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Feb 27, 2013: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • Feb 12, 2013: 1ST REPORT CAL.89
  • Jan 31, 2013: REFERRED TO CRIME VICTIMS, CRIME AND CORRECTION

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction - Feb 12, 2013
Ayes (12): Gallivan, Carlucci, DeFrancisco, Griffo, Little, Maziarz, Nozzolio, Ritchie, Hassell-Thompson, Hoylman, Peralta, Rivera
Nays (1): Montgomery
VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction - Feb 27, 2014
Ayes (13): Gallivan, Carlucci, DeFrancisco, Griffo, Little, Maziarz, Nozzolio, Ritchie, Hassell-Thompson, Montgomery, Hoylman, Peralta, Rivera

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S3309

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the correction law, in relation to prohibiting certain persons convicted under article six-C of the correction law from serving as a trustee, principal, officer, or member of a board of education of any public school in any BOCES, city, union free, common or central school district or any charter school

PURPOSE: To prevent any person required to register under the sex offender registration act from serving as a trustee, principal, officer, or member of a board of education of any public school in any BOCES, city, union free, common or central school district or any charter school.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 168-w of the correction law, as relettered by chapter 604 of the laws of 2005, is relettered section 168-x and a new section 168-w is added to prohibit any person required to maintain registration under the sex offender registration act from serving as a trustee, principal, officer, or member of a board of education of any public school in any BOCES, city, union free, common or central school district or any charter school.

JUSTIFICATION: Individuals with this type of record should not be able to hold positions of trust in the public schools.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: 2011-12: A.2086-A/S.1857-A 2009-10: A.6003/S.2571

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.


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STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ S. 3309 A. 4118 2013-2014 Regular Sessions S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y January 31, 2013 ___________
IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. LAVALLE, LARKIN, MARTINS, MAZIARZ, YOUNG, ZELDIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and Correction IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Correction AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to prohibiting certain persons convicted under article six-C of the correction law from serv- ing as a trustee, principal, officer, or member of a board of educa- tion of any public school in any BOCES, city, union free, common or central school district or any charter school THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 168-w of the correction law, as relettered by chap- ter 604 of the laws of 2005, is relettered section 168-x and a new section 168-w is added to read as follows: S 168-W. PROHIBITION OF SERVING AS A TRUSTEE, PRINCIPAL, OFFICER, OR MEMBER OF A BOARD OF EDUCATION OF ANY PUBLIC SCHOOL IN ANY BOCES, CITY, UNION FREE, COMMON OR CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT OR ANY CHARTER SCHOOL. NO PERSON REQUIRED TO MAINTAIN REGISTRATION UNDER THIS ARTICLE (SEX OFFEN- DER REGISTRATION ACT) SHALL BE A TRUSTEE, PRINCIPAL, OFFICER, OR MEMBER OF A BOARD OF EDUCATION OF ANY PUBLIC SCHOOL IN ANY BOCES, CITY, UNION FREE, COMMON OR CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT OR ANY CHARTER SCHOOL. S 2. Section 168-t of the correction law, as amended by chapter 373 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows: S 168-t. Penalty. Any sex offender required to register or to verify pursuant to the provisions of this article who fails to register or verify in the manner and within the time periods provided for in this article shall be guilty of a class E felony upon conviction for the first offense, and upon conviction for a second or subsequent offense shall be guilty of a class D felony. Any sex offender who violates the
provisions of section one hundred sixty-eight-v OR ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-EIGHT-W of this article shall be guilty of a class A misdemeanor upon conviction for the first offense, and upon conviction for a second or subsequent offense shall be guilty of a class D felony. Any such failure to register or verify may also be the basis for revocation of parole pursuant to section two hundred fifty-nine-i of the executive law or the basis for revocation of probation pursuant to article four hundred ten of the criminal procedure law. S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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