S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2011-2012 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
May 25, 2011
Introduced by Sen. GALLIVAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Children and Families
AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to juvenile justice
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Section 372 of the social services law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 4-c to read as follows:
4-C. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, THE NEW YORK CITY
ADMINISTRATION FOR CHILDREN'S SERVICES MAY RELEASE JUVENILE JUSTICE
RECORDS, INCLUDING JUDICIAL CASE HISTORIES, HISTORIES OF ADMISSION TO
SECURE AND NON-SECURE DETENTION FACILITIES, AND RECORDS OF BEHAVIOR IN
SUCH FACILITIES, TO THE NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION, FOR ANY
INDIVIDUAL WHO WAS FORMERLY IN THE CUSTODY OF THE NEW YORK CITY ADMINIS-
TRATION FOR CHILDREN'S SERVICES OR A PREDECESSOR AGENCY AND WHO HAS BEEN
ADMITTED INTO THE CUSTODY OF THE NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION.
JUVENILE JUSTICE RECORDS RELEASED PURSUANT TO THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL NOT
BE RE-DISCLOSED EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PERMITTED BY LAW AND UPON THE
APPROVAL OF THE DEPARTMENT.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.