senate Bill S322

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Directs social services districts to contract with non-residential programs for victims of domestic violence to provide outreach and education in high schools

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Mar 07, 2012 defeated in crime victims, crime and correction
Feb 21, 2012 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 04, 2012 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
Mar 31, 2011 committee discharged and committed to crime victims, crime and correction
Jan 05, 2011 referred to social services

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Mar 7, 2012 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S322
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Mar 7, 2012

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S322 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A330
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§459-a & 459-c, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1276, S4119A, A1023

S322 - Summary

Directs social services districts to contract with non-residential programs for victims of domestic violence to provide outreach and education to students in public and private high schools; provides for state reimbursement therefor.

S322 - Sponsor Memo

S322 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   322

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  MONTGOMERY, ADAMS, DIAZ, DUANE, HASSELL-THOMPSON,
  OPPENHEIMER, PARKER, SAMPSON, SAVINO, SERRANO, STAVISKY -- read  twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Social Services

AN  ACT  to  amend  the social services law, in relation to establishing
  school-outreach domestic violence prevention programs

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 5 of section 459-a of the social services law,
as amended by chapter 169 of the laws of 1994, is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  5.  "Non-residential  program  for victims of domestic violence" means
any program operated by a not-for-profit organization, for  the  purpose
of  providing  non-residential services to victims of domestic violence,
including, but not limited to, information and referral services,  advo-
cacy,  counseling,  and  community education and outreach activities and
providing  or  arranging  for  hotline  services.  Victims  of  domestic
violence  and  their children, if any, shall constitute at least seventy
percent of the clientele of such programs; PROVIDED THAT CLIENTELE IN  A
SCHOOL-OUTREACH  DOMESTIC  VIOLENCE  PREVENTION  PROGRAM SHALL BE DISRE-
GARDED IN MAKING THIS CALCULATION.
  S 2. Section 459-c of the social services law is amended by  adding  a
new subdivision 3 to read as follows:
  3.  (A)  IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBDIVISION AND THE
REGULATIONS OF THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN  AND  FAMILY  SERVICES,  A  SOCIAL
SERVICES  DISTRICT  SHALL  PURCHASE  FROM  A NOT-FOR-PROFIT ORGANIZATION
OPERATING A NON-RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM FOR VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND
PROVIDE TO STUDENTS WITHIN PUBLIC AND PRIVATE  HIGH  SCHOOL  SETTINGS  A
PROGRAM  OF INFORMATION AND REFERRAL SERVICES, ADVOCACY, COUNSELING, AND
EDUCATION ABOUT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.

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

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