Bill Text: IA SSB1015 | 2021-2022 | 89th General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: A bill for an act relating to the sex offender registry including duration of registration requirements and sexually motivated extortion.

Spectrum: Committee Bill

Status: (Introduced) 2021-01-21 - Subcommittee recommends amendment and passage. [SSB1015 Detail]

Download: Iowa-2021-SSB1015-Introduced.html
Senate Study Bill 1015 - Introduced SENATE FILE _____ BY (PROPOSED COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY BILL BY CHAIRPERSON ZAUN) A BILL FOR An Act relating to the sex offender registry including 1 duration of registration requirements and sexually motivated 2 extortion. 3 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 4 TLSB 1325XC (3) 89 as/rh
S.F. _____ Section 1. Section 692A.102, subsection 1, paragraph c, 1 Code 2021, is amended by adding the following new subparagraph: 2 NEW SUBPARAGRAPH . (033) Extortion in violation of section 3 711.4, if a determination is made that the offense was sexually 4 motivated pursuant to section 692A.126. 5 Sec. 2. Section 692A.106, Code 2021, is amended by adding 6 the following new subsection: 7 NEW SUBSECTION . 8. A sex offender who is required to 8 register in another jurisdiction under the other jurisdiction’s 9 sex offender registry but who resides, is employed, or attends 10 school in this state shall be required to register for a period 11 of time equal to the period of time required under the other 12 jurisdiction’s requirements or under Iowa law, whichever is 13 longer. 14 Sec. 3. Section 692A.126, subsection 1, Code 2021, is 15 amended by adding the following new paragraph: 16 NEW PARAGRAPH . w. Extortion in violation of section 711.4. 17 Sec. 4. Section 711.4, Code 2021, is amended by adding the 18 following new subsection: 19 NEW SUBSECTION . 4. A person convicted of extortion under 20 this section shall be required to register as a sex offender 21 pursuant to the provisions of chapter 692A, if a determination 22 is made that the offense was sexually motivated pursuant to 23 section 692A.126. 24 EXPLANATION 25 The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with 26 the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly. 27 This bill relates to the sex offender registry including 28 duration of registration requirements and sexually motivated 29 extortion. 30 The bill provides that a sex offender who is required to 31 register in another jurisdiction under the other jurisdiction’s 32 sex offender registry but who resides, is employed, or attends 33 school in Iowa shall be required to register for a period of 34 time equal to the period of time required under the other 35 -1- LSB 1325XC (3) 89 as/rh 1/ 2
S.F. _____ jurisdiction’s requirements or under Iowa law, whichever is 1 longer. 2 The bill provides that a person convicted of extortion shall 3 be required to register as a sex offender pursuant to the 4 provisions of Code chapter 692A if a determination is made that 5 the offense was sexually motivated pursuant to Code section 6 692A.126. If such a determination is made, the offender is 7 classified as a tier III offender and the offender is required 8 to register for a period of 10 years pursuant to Code section 9 692A.106. 10 -2- LSB 1325XC (3) 89 as/rh 2/ 2
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