|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 12, 2012||committee discharged and committed to rules|
|Feb 21, 2012||notice of committee consideration - requested|
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to finance|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to finance|
senate Bill S104
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- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S104 - Details
S104 - Summary
Establishes the New York state justice reinvestment fund and program to provide not-for-profit and faith based entities with funding to improve communities with a higher than normal criminal offender and ex-offender population; appropriates $10,000,000 therefor.
S104 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S104 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the state finance law and the executive law, in relation to establishing the New York state justice reinvestment fund and the New York state justice reinvestment program; and making an appropriation therefor PURPOSE: To establish a program and funding for not-for-profit agencies and faith based organizations to coordinate with state and local criminal justice agencies and community and family support programs to enhance reentry support for prisoners returning to affected communities. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the state finance law by adding a new section 99-t to establish a justice reinvestment fund in joint custody of the state comptroller and the commissioner of the division of criminal justice services. Provides for the distribution of such appropriated funds to qualified entities. Section 2 amends the executive law by adding a new section 844-c to create a New York State Justice Reinvestment Program under the Commissioner of the Division of Criminal Justice Services. It provides that such program shall coordinate the efforts of state and
S104 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 104 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. MONTGOMERY, DIAZ, DILAN, HASSELL-THOMPSON, PARKER, SAMPSON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the state finance law and the executive law, in relation to establishing the New York state justice reinvestment fund and the New York state justice reinvestment program; and making an appropri- ation therefor THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The state finance law is amended by adding a new section 99-t to read as follows: S 99-T. NEW YORK STATE JUSTICE REINVESTMENT FUND. 1. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED IN THE JOINT CUSTODY OF THE STATE COMPTROLLER AND THE COMMISSIONER OF THE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES AN ACCOUNT TO BE KNOWN AS THE NEW YORK STATE JUSTICE REINVESTMENT FUND. 2. SUCH FUND SHALL CONSIST OF ALL MONEYS APPROPRIATED FOR THE PURPOSE OF SUCH FUND, ALL OTHER MONEYS CREDITED OR TRANSFERRED TO SUCH FUND PURSUANT TO LAW, ALL MONEYS REQUIRED BY THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION OR ANY OTHER LAW TO BE PAID INTO OR CREDITED TO SUCH FUND, AND ALL MONEYS RECEIVED BY THE FUND OR DONATED TO IT. 3. MONEYS OF SUCH FUND SHALL BE AVAILABLE FOR APPROPRIATION AND ALLO- CATION TO THE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES FOR PURPOSES OF DISTRIBUTING SUCH MONEYS TO QUALIFIED ENTITIES OF THE NEW YORK STATE JUSTICE REINVESTMENT PROGRAM PURSUANT TO SECTION EIGHT HUNDRED FORTY-FOUR-C OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW. 4. MONEYS SHALL BE PAID OUT ON THE AUDIT AND WARRANT OF THE COMP- TROLLER ON VOUCHERS CERTIFIED OR APPROVED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF CRIMI- NAL JUSTICE SERVICES. S 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 844-c to read as follows: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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