senate Bill S4817

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Requires video cameras to be placed on the entrance/exits of all facilities run by the office for people with developmental disabilities

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May 30, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities
Apr 27, 2011 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

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May 30, 2012 - Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities committee Vote

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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Committee Vote: May 30, 2012

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S4817 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7128
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง13.25, Ment Hyg L

S4817 - Summary

Requires video cameras to be placed on the entrances/exits of all facilities run by the office for people with developmental disabilities.

S4817 - Sponsor Memo

S4817 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4817

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 27, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- 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, in relation to  requiring  video
  cameras  in facilities operated by the office for people with develop-
  mental disabilities

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

  Section  1.  Section  13.25  of  the  mental hygiene law is amended by
adding a new subdivision (c) to read as follows:
  (C) FACILITIES OPERATED BY THE OFFICE, INCLUDING GROUP HOMES, RESIDEN-
TIAL HOMES, INPATIENT FACILITIES AND ALL  OTHER  FACILITIES  UNDER  THIS
TITLE  SHALL  INSTALL  VIDEO  CAMERAS  AT  ALL  ENTRANCES AND EXITS. THE
COMMISSIONER, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE STATE  POLICE,  SHALL  DEVELOP  A
SYSTEM FOR MAINTAINING SUCH RECORDED IMAGES.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10827-01-1

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