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A08567 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2015-2016 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    November 16, 2015
        Introduced by M. of A. MARKEY -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Codes
        AN  ACT  to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to the timeli-
          ness of prosecutions for certain sex offenses
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section  1.  Paragraph  (f)  of  subdivision 3 of section 30.10 of the
     2  criminal procedure law, as separately amended by chapters 3 and  320  of
     3  the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows:
     4    (f)  [For  purposes  of a] A prosecution involving a sexual offense as
     5  defined in article one hundred thirty of the penal  law,  other  than  a
     6  sexual  offense  delineated  in paragraph (a) of subdivision two of this
     7  section, committed against a child less  than  eighteen  years  of  age,
     8  incest  in  the  first,  second  or  third degree as defined in sections
     9  255.27, 255.26 and 255.25 of the penal law  committed  against  a  child
    10  less  than eighteen years of age, or use of a child in a sexual perform-
    11  ance as defined in section 263.05 of the penal law[, the period of limi-
    12  tation shall not begin to run until the child has  reached  the  age  of
    13  eighteen  or  the  offense  is  reported  to a law enforcement agency or
    14  statewide central register of child abuse  and  maltreatment,  whichever
    15  occurs earlier] may be commenced at any time.
    16    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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