senate Bill S3016A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the review of criminal history information of certain persons rendering community based services to individuals with mental illness or developmental disabilities

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2012 print number 3016b
amend and recommit to mental health and developmental disabilities
Jan 04, 2012 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 14, 2011 referred to mental health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 13, 2011 ordered to third reading cal.1153
Jun 11, 2011 committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 06, 2011 reported and committed to finance
Apr 18, 2011 print number 3016a
amend (t) and recommit to mental health and developmental disabilities
Apr 11, 2011 notice of committee consideration - withdrawn
Apr 04, 2011 notice of committee consideration - requested
Feb 07, 2011 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

S3016 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §31.35, Ment Hyg L; amd §845-b, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3484

S3016 - Summary

Relates to the review of criminal history information of certain persons rendering community based services to individuals with mental illness or developmental disabilities.

S3016 - Sponsor Memo

S3016 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  3016

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 7, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HUNTLEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and Develop-
  mental Disabilities

AN ACT to amend the  mental  hygiene  law  and  the  executive  law,  in
  relation  to  the  review  of  criminal history information of certain
  persons rendering community based services to individuals with  mental
  illness or mental retardation and developmental disabilities

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 31.35 of the mental hygiene law,
as amended by chapter 575 of the laws of 2004, is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  (a)  Every  provider  of  services  who contracts with, RECEIVES FUNDS
FROM, or is LICENSED, CERTIFIED, approved or IS otherwise authorized  by
the  office to provide services, except (1) a department facility, (2) a
hospital as defined in article twenty-eight of the public health law, or
(3) a licensed professional under title eight of the education  law  who
does not have employees or volunteers who will have regular and substan-
tial  unsupervised  or unrestricted physical contact with the clients of
such provider, and every applicant to be such  a  provider  of  services
except  (i) a department facility, (ii) a hospital as defined in article
twenty-eight of the public health law, or (iii) a licensed  professional
under  title  eight  of the education law who does not have employees or
volunteers who will have regular and substantial unsupervised  or  unre-
stricted  physical  contact  with  the  clients  of such provider, shall
request that the office check, and upon such request  the  office  shall
request and shall be authorized to receive from the division of criminal
justice services criminal history information, as such phrase is defined
in   paragraph   (c)   of  subdivision  one  of  section  eight  hundred
forty-five-b of the executive law, concerning each (A) prospective oper-
ator, employee or volunteer of such provider who will have  regular  and
substantial  unsupervised  or  unrestricted  physical  contact  with the
clients of such provider, OR (B) OTHER PERSON OVER THE AGE  OF  EIGHTEEN
WHO IS TO RESIDE IN A FAMILY CARE HOME OR FAMILY BASED TREATMENT PROGRAM

Co-Sponsors

S3016A - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §31.35, Ment Hyg L; amd §845-b, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3484

S3016A - Summary

Relates to the review of criminal history information of certain persons rendering community based services to individuals with mental illness or developmental disabilities.

S3016A - Sponsor Memo

S3016A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 3016--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 7, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HUNTLEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and Develop-
  mental Disabilities -- committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  mental  hygiene  law  and the executive law, in
  relation to the review of  criminal  history  information  of  certain
  persons  rendering community based services to individuals with mental
  illness or developmental disabilities

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 31.35 of the mental hygiene law,
as  amended  by  chapter  575 of the laws of 2004, is amended to read as
follows:
  (a) Every provider of services  who  contracts  with,  RECEIVES  FUNDS
FROM,  or is LICENSED, CERTIFIED, approved or IS otherwise authorized by
the office to provide services, except (1) a department facility, (2)  a
hospital as defined in article twenty-eight of the public health law, or
(3)  a  licensed professional under title eight of the education law who
does not have employees or volunteers who will have regular and substan-
tial unsupervised or unrestricted physical contact with the  clients  of
such  provider,  and  every  applicant to be such a provider of services
except (i) a department facility, (ii) a hospital as defined in  article
twenty-eight  of the public health law, or (iii) a licensed professional
under title eight of the education law who does not  have  employees  or
volunteers  who  will have regular and substantial unsupervised or unre-
stricted physical contact with  the  clients  of  such  provider,  shall
request  that  the  office check, and upon such request the office shall
request and shall be authorized to receive from the division of criminal
justice services criminal history information, as such phrase is defined
in  paragraph  (c)  of  subdivision  one  of   section   eight   hundred
forty-five-b of the executive law, concerning each (A) prospective oper-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03968-03-1

Co-Sponsors

S3016B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §31.35, Ment Hyg L; amd §845-b, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3484

S3016B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the review of criminal history information of certain persons rendering community based services to individuals with mental illness or developmental disabilities.

S3016B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3016B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 3016--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 7, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. HUNTLEY, BALL -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when  printed  to  be  committed to the Committee on Mental Health and
  Developmental Disabilities  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered  reprinted  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee --
  recommitted to the Committee on Mental Health and Developmental  Disa-
  bilities  in  accordance  with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8 -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the  mental  hygiene  law  and  the  executive  law,  in
  relation  to  the  review  of  criminal history information of certain
  persons rendering community based services to individuals with  mental
  illness or developmental disabilities

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 31.35 of the mental hygiene law,
as amended by chapter 575 of the laws of 2004, is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  (a)  Every  provider  of  services  who contracts with, RECEIVES FUNDS
FROM, or is LICENSED, CERTIFIED, approved or IS otherwise authorized  by
the  office to provide services, except (1) a department facility, (2) a
hospital as defined in article twenty-eight of the public health law, or
(3) a licensed professional under title eight of the education  law  who
does not have employees or volunteers who will have regular and substan-
tial  unsupervised  or unrestricted physical contact with the clients of
such provider, and every applicant to be such  a  provider  of  services
except  (i) a department facility, (ii) a hospital as defined in article
twenty-eight of the public health law, or (iii) a licensed  professional
under  title  eight  of the education law who does not have employees or
volunteers who will have regular and substantial unsupervised  or  unre-
stricted  physical  contact  with  the  clients  of such provider, shall
request that the office check, and upon such request  the  office  shall

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03968-04-1

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