senate Bill S4467

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relating to state mental health and developmental disabilities programs, offices and issues; repealer

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A6840 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 01, 2011 signed chap.37
May 20, 2011 delivered to governor
May 11, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.549
substituted for s4467
May 11, 2011 substituted by a6840
May 10, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 09, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 04, 2011 1st report cal.549
Apr 06, 2011 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

Votes

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May 4, 2011 - Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities committee Vote

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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Committee Vote: May 4, 2011

aye wr (1)

S4467 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6840
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §1.03 sub 21, amd Ment Hyg L, generally; amd §3, Fac Dev Corp Act

S4467 - Summary

Relates to state mental health and developmental disabilities programs, offices and issues.

S4467 - Sponsor Memo

S4467 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4467

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 6, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. McDONALD -- (at request of the Office for People With
  Developmental  Disabilities)  --  read  twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Mental  Health  and
  Developmental Disabilities

AN  ACT  to  amend the mental hygiene law and the facilities development
  corporation act, in relation to state mental health and  developmental
  disabilities  programs,  offices,  and  issues;  and to repeal certain
  provisions of the mental hygiene law relating thereto

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 21 of section 1.03 of the mental hygiene law is
REPEALED.
  S  2.  Paragraph  1  of  subdivision (a) of section 5.07 of the mental
hygiene law, as added by chapter 223 of the laws of 1992 and the opening
paragraph as amended by chapter 558 of the laws of 1999, is  amended  to
read as follows:
  (1)  The  mental  health services council and the advisory councils on
[mental retardation and] developmental disabilities and  alcoholism  and
substance abuse services shall each establish statewide goals and objec-
tives  to  guide  comprehensive planning, resource allocation and evalu-
ation processes for state and local  services  for  [the  mentally  ill,
mentally  retarded  and  developmentally  disabled]  PERSONS WITH MENTAL
ILLNESS, DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES and those  suffering  from  chemical
abuse or dependence, respectively. Such goals and objectives shall:
  a. be measurable in terms of attainment;
  b.  be  communicated  to providers of services, department facilities,
consumers and consumer representatives, and other appropriate state  and
local governmental agencies;
  c.  require  that  all state and local public and private services for
[the mentally disabled] PERSONS WITH MENTAL DISABILITIES  be  organized,
staffed  and  financed to best meet the needs of all [mentally disabled]

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09760-02-1

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