senate Bill S4643

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes a registry to help locate individuals with autism, Alzheimer's and dementia in the event they go missing

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
May 21, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 16, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 15, 2012 1st report cal.796
Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
Apr 14, 2011 referred to finance

Votes

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May 15, 2012 - Finance committee Vote

S4643
31
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committee
31
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
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Abstained
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S4643 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4434
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง837, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4384, A6662

S4643 - Summary

Establishes a registry to help locate individuals with autism, Alzheimer's and dementia in the event they go missing.

S4643 - Sponsor Memo

S4643 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4643

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 14, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  FARLEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to  assisting  state  and
  local  law  enforcement  agencies in establishing a registry to locate
  certain missing individuals

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

  Section 1. Section 837 of the executive law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 19 to read as follows:
  19. PROMULGATE, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF MENTAL RETAR-
DATION  AND  DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, A STANDARDIZED FORM THAT MAY BE
USED BY STATE AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES AS A VOLUNTARY REGISTRY
TO  HELP  LOCATE  PERSONS  DIAGNOSED  WITH  AUTISM  SPECTRUM  DISORDERS,
ALZHEIMER'S  DISEASE  OR  OTHER DEMENTIA, OR WHO ARE OTHERWISE UNABLE TO
COMMUNICATE AND WHO LOSE THE ABILITY TO  RECOGNIZE  FAMILIAR  PLACES  OR
FACES.  SUCH  FORM  MAY  INCLUDE  IDENTIFYING INFORMATION ON THE MISSING
REGISTRANT SUCH AS PHYSICAL FEATURES, MEDICAL  CONDITIONS,  WHETHER  THE
PERSON  IS  NON-VERBAL, AND NAMES OF FAMILY OR FRIENDS TO CONTACT IF THE
PERSON IS LOCATED. SUCH FORM MAY ALSO PROVIDE FOR A  PHOTOGRAPH  OF  THE
REGISTRANT TO BE SUBMITTED WITH THE FORM.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a  law.  Effective  immediately  the  division  of  criminal
justice  services is authorized to take any and all actions necessary to
implement the provisions of this act on its effective date.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04258-01-1

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