Employment and Residence Restrictions Were Reduced The restrictions that apply to a person is now based on the restrictions which were in place in the law at the time of the offense conduct. The residence cannot be within 1000 feet of any child care facility, church, school, public park, private park, recreation facility, playground, skating rink, neighborhood center, gymnasium, school bus stop, or public or community swimming pool.
Risk Classification If the person is classified by the Sex Offender Registration Review Board as a level I risk assessment classification, then they may file a petition immediately, if the registrant has completed all prison, parole, supervised release and probation for the offense which required registration.
The registrant must also meet the following criteria: a. Victim did not suffer any intentional physical harm; e.
The new law will allow for a petition to be made to be relieved of the employment and residence restrictions and from the registration requirement.
This can often be done prior to the previous ten year requirement.
Volunteering at a church has now been defined to mean engaging in an activity which would ordinarily be employed for compensation which involves in working with, assisting or being engaged in activities with minors.
It does not include participation in activities for persons 18 years of age or older only, participating in worship services, or engaging in religious activities or activities at a place of worship which do not involve supervising, teaching, directing or otherwise participating with minors who are not supervised by an adult who is not a registrant.Registrants are no longer required to provide their email addresses, usernames and user passwords to law enforcement as part of the registration process.Some Registrants May Be Eligible to be Removed from the Registry The prior law provided that a person on the sex offender registry could petition to be removed from the registry.If the offense conduct occurred after June 30, 2008, then there are restrictions on place of residence and employment.The residence cannot be within 1000 feet of a child care facility, church, school, public park, private park, recreation facility, playground, skating rink, neighborhood center, gymnasium, school bus stop, public library, or public or community swimming pool.Our walk ends at Mandai /Upper Thomson Road junction at a popular coffee shop which serves among other food, the square bowl delicious wanton noodles . Opposite the coffee shop is a bus stop with 167/169/980 services to AMK bus & mrt interchange, Thomson Road, etc. Protect oneself with sun screen, sunglasses, caps, mosquito repellant. The Walk Team: Christin A Chan, Veronica Wong, Mary Tan, Linda Chua , Azhari Cuttilan and Charles Wee.