NY A03528 | 2011-2012 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 24-6)
Status: Introduced on January 25 2011 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2012-09-04 - enacting clause stricken
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Enacts the "sexual assault forensic act"; imposes a fifty cent tax on every liter of liquor; such tax shall remain in effect for 4 years and be deposited into the sexual assault DNA registry trust fund; the moneys in such fund shall be used by the commissioner of criminal justice services to enhance the collection and preservation of DNA evidence in sex offense felonies; requires the comptroller to annually report to the governor and the legislature on the status of the sexual assault DNA registry trust fund and the uses of the monies disbursed therefrom; eliminates the statute of limitations on the prosecution of sex offense, incest and sexual performance by a child felonies based on DNA evidence.

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Title

Enacts the "sexual assault forensic act"; imposes a fifty cent tax on every liter of liquor; such tax shall remain in effect for 4 years and be deposited into the sexual assault DNA registry trust fund; the moneys in such fund shall be used by the commissioner of criminal justice services to enhance the collection and preservation of DNA evidence in sex offense felonies; requires the comptroller to annually report to the governor and the legislature on the status of the sexual assault DNA registry trust fund and the uses of the monies disbursed therefrom; eliminates the statute of limitations on the prosecution of sex offense, incest and sexual performance by a child felonies based on DNA evidence.

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History

DateChamberAction
2012-09-04Assemblyenacting clause stricken
2012-01-04Assemblyreferred to codes
2011-01-25Assemblyreferred to codes

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