Changes to Registrant Information

Changes to registrant information

 Must be made “immediately” (within 3 business days)

 

28.722 Definitions

(g) “Immediately” means within 3 business days.

 

28.725 Conditions requiring individual to report in person and provide notice to registering authority;

(1) An individual required to be registered under this act who is a resident of this state shall report in person and notify the registering authority having jurisdiction where his or her residence or domicile is located immediately {within 3 business days} after any of the following occur:

(a) The individual changes or vacates his or her residence or domicile.

(b) The individual changes his or her place of employment, or employment is discontinued.

(c) The individual enrolls as a student with an institution of higher education, or enrollment is discontinued.

(d) The individual changes his or her name.

(e) The individual intends to temporarily reside at any place other than his or her residence for more than 7 days.

(f) The individual establishes any electronic mail or instant message address, or any other designations used in internet communications or postings.

(g) The individual purchases or begins to regularly operate any vehicle, and when ownership or operation of the vehicle is discontinued.

(h) Any change required to be reported under section 4a. {28.724a has to do with reporting status as a student at an institution of higher education.}

 

Phone number is NOT listed in the law as being required to be changed “immediately” or within 3 business days. This would likely make notification of any change of phone number when verifying 1-4 times a year, depending upon Tier level.

 

28.729 Penalties

(1) ……an individual required to be registered under this act who willfully violates this act is guilty of a felony punishable as follows:

(a) If the individual has no prior convictions for a violation of this act, by imprisonment for not more than 4 years or a fine of not more than $2,000.00, or both.

(b) If the individual has 1 prior conviction for a violation of this act, by imprisonment for not more than 7 years or a fine of not more than $5,000.00, or both.

(c) If the individual has 2 or more prior convictions for violations of this act, by imprisonment for not more than 10 years or a fine of not more than $10,000.00, or both.

WRITTEN BY: CoalitionUR