Assemblyman Giglio Assemblyman
Joe Giglio

Keeping Southern Tier Children and Families Safe

14 years after civil confinement was first introduced by the Assembly Minority, Assemblyman Joe Giglio fought to secure the bill’s passage and protect children and families from the most dangerous sexual predators. Included in the civil confinement law are provisions to:

Newspaper Article - Assembly Passes Civil Confinement Bill

  • Provide for indefinite civil confinement in secure treatment facilities for dangerous sexual predators
  • Create special screening panels and give judges the discretion to keep the worst predators confined
  • Toughen penalties to keep sexual predators locked up longer and increase periods of supervision if paroled
  • Broaden sex crimes by creating the new crime of "sexually motivated felony"
  • Establish a state Office of Sex Offender Management to keep track of sex predators, help victims, and protect the public
  • Mandate fixed sentencing for sex offenders.

Contact Joe:
District Office Phone (716) 373-7103
700 West State Street, Westgate Plaza
Olean, NY 14760
Albany Phone (518) 455-5241
Legislative Office Building
Suite 550
Albany, NY 12248