|MANDATORY MINIMUM SENTENCES - 15 to 25 years to life |
|Ensures California has a mandatory minimum of 15 years to life for any offender that rapes a child under the age of 14. |
|For every convicted forcible sex act, the offender will|
receive consecutive, full-term sentences. (For example, if an offender molests the same child three times, in the span of several
hours, the offender will receive 45 years to life or 3 consecutive
|Ensures all egregious sex offenders serve at least 25|
years by closing loophole in California law that allows judges to reduce sentences.
|Adds more crimes like continuous sexual abuse of a child to be charged 15-25 years to life. |
|Adds the crime of kidnapping with the intent to commit a forcible sex crime and adds burglary with the intent to commit a
forcible sex crime to the mandatory minimum sentencing of life with|
the possibility of parole.
| ENSURES SEX OFFENDERS SERVE THEIR FULL SENTENCE |
|Eliminates good-time and work-time credits for sex|
| ELECTRONICALLY MONITORS SEX OFFENDERS FOR LIFE -- GPS|
|Requires registered felony convicted sex offenders to|
wear a GPS tracking device for life.
|Requires offenders to pay for their own GPS equipment, if they are financially able.|
| STRENGTHENS SEXUALLY VIOLENT PREDATOR PROGRAM|
|Creates an indeterminate term of commitment to keep|
sexually violent predators away from our communities.
|Reduce the number of predicate sexually violent crimes from 2 to 1. |
|Requires SVP's parole period to begin discharge from the state hospital. |
|Add continuous sexual abuse of a child and the attempt to commit qualifying SVP crimes to the list of offenses that qualify
for sexually violent crime designations.|
| PREDATOR-FREE ZONES|
|Prohibits registered sex offenders from living within|
2,000 feet of any school or park.
|Allows local governments to include additional sites|
they deem appropriate, such as a water park.
| INCREASES PENALTIES FOR POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY|
|Allows possession of child pornography to be prosecuted as a felony.|
| PROTECTS CHILDREN FROM INTERNET PREDATORS|
|Allows law-enforcement to act as decoys in order to|
engage and capture Internet predators.
| CRACKS DOWN ON RAPISTS THAT DRUG THEIR VICTIMS|
|Imposes an additional 5-year prison term for persons who drug their victims in the commission of specified sexual crimes,
such as rape.|
| INCREASES PAROLE TERMS|
|Provides for parole terms of up to 10 years for the most heinous sex offenses (current law provides for parole terms from 3-5
years for various sex offenses).|