"Stephanie's Law" creates felony criminal penalties for video voyeurism, including the unconsented use of mechanical, digital or electronic devices to record visual images of a person in a place where there is a reasonable expectation of privacy. Criminal penalties are also created for disseminating, publishing or selling images of another person's body which were obtained by unlawful surveillance.
Signed: 2003 Chapter 69
Effective: August 11, 2003
Amends: Penal Law §§250.00(8); 250.40; 250.45; 250.50; 250.55; 250.60; 250.65Correction Law §§168-a(2)(a); 168-a(2)(e); 168-d(1)(a)