senate Bill S6294A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Requires the out-of-state placement committee to develop standards, regulations and recommendations for aversive intervention methods and techniques

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
May 23, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 22, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 21, 2012 1st report cal.851
Mar 27, 2012 print number 6294a
amend and recommit to children and families
Jan 20, 2012 referred to children and families

Votes

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May 21, 2012 - Children and Families committee Vote

S6294A
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Children and Families Committee Vote: May 21, 2012

S6294 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9084A
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §483-d, Soc Serv L

S6294 - Summary

Requires the out-of-state placement committee to develop standards, regulations and recommendations for adverse crisis intervention methods and techniques.

S6294 - Sponsor Memo

S6294 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6294                                                  A. 9084

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 20, 2012
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Children  and
  Families

IN  ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. MILLMAN -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Children and Families

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to the  development
  of  standards  for  the  use of aversive interventions for children in
  public and private schools and programs, including residential facili-
  ties

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

  Section  1.  Subdivisions  7,  8  and 9 of section 483-d of the social
services law are renumbered subdivisions 8, 9 and 10 and a new  subdivi-
sion 7 is added to read as follows:
  7. AVERSIVE INTERVENTIONS.  (A) NO PUBLIC FUNDING SHALL SUPPORT PLACE-
MENT  OF  A  CHILD  IN  ANY PROGRAM OR SCHOOL THAT ENGAGES IN THE USE OF
AVERSIVE INTERVENTIONS ON CHILDREN IN VIOLATION OF THIS SUBDIVISION.   A
SCHOOL  OR  PROGRAM  USING  AVERSIVE  INTERVENTIONS IN VIOLATION OF THIS
SUBDIVISION SHALL BE REMOVED FROM ANY REGISTRY OF  APPROVED  SCHOOLS  OR
PROGRAMS AFTER WRITTEN NOTICE BY THE MEMBER AGENCY.
  (B) DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS SUBDIVISION:
  (I)  "AVERSIVE  INTERVENTIONS" MEANS AN INTERVENTION KNOWN OR INTENDED
TO INDUCE PAIN OR DISCOMFORT FOR THE PURPOSE OF ELIMINATING OR  REDUCING
MALADAPTIVE BEHAVIORS, AND INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
  (1)  CONTINGENT  APPLICATION OF NOXIOUS, PAINFUL, INTRUSIVE STIMULI OR
ACTIVITIES;
  (2) ANY FORM OF NOXIOUS, PAINFUL, OR INTRUSIVE TASTE, SPRAY, OR  INHA-
LANT;
  (3) WITHHOLDING SLEEP, SHELTER, BEDDING, BATHROOM FACILITIES OR CLOTH-
ING;
  (4)  CONTINGENT FOOD PROGRAMS THAT INCLUDE DENIAL OR DELAY OF MEALS OR
INTENTIONALLY ALTERING  STAPLE  FOOD  OR  DRINK  IN  ORDER  TO  MAKE  IT
DISTASTEFUL;

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

S6294A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9084A
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §483-d, Soc Serv L

S6294A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the out-of-state placement committee to develop standards, regulations and recommendations for adverse crisis intervention methods and techniques.

S6294A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6294A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6294--A                                            A. 9084--A

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 20, 2012
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Children  and
  Families  --  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. MILLMAN -- read once and  referred
  to  the  Committee  on  Children and Families -- committee discharged,
  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
  committee

AN  ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to the development
  of standards for the use of aversive  interventions  for  children  in
  public and private schools and programs, including residential facili-
  ties

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 7, 8 and 9 of  section  483-d  of  the  social
services  law are renumbered subdivisions 8, 9 and 10 and a new subdivi-
sion 7 is added to read as follows:
  7. AVERSIVE INTERVENTIONS.  (A) NO PUBLIC FUNDING SHALL SUPPORT PLACE-
MENT OF A CHILD IN ANY PROGRAM OR SCHOOL THAT  ENGAGES  IN  THE  USE  OF
AVERSIVE  INTERVENTIONS ON CHILDREN IN VIOLATION OF THIS SUBDIVISION.  A
SCHOOL OR PROGRAM USING AVERSIVE  INTERVENTIONS  IN  VIOLATION  OF  THIS
SUBDIVISION  SHALL  BE  REMOVED FROM ANY REGISTRY OF APPROVED SCHOOLS OR
PROGRAMS AFTER WRITTEN NOTICE BY THE MEMBER AGENCY.
  (B) DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS SUBDIVISION:
  (I) "AVERSIVE INTERVENTIONS" MEANS AN INTERVENTION KNOWN  OR  INTENDED
TO  INDUCE PAIN OR DISCOMFORT FOR THE PURPOSE OF ELIMINATING OR REDUCING
MALADAPTIVE BEHAVIORS, AND INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
  (1) CONTINGENT APPLICATION OF NOXIOUS, PAINFUL, INTRUSIVE  STIMULI  OR
ACTIVITIES;
  (2)  ANY FORM OF NOXIOUS, PAINFUL, OR INTRUSIVE TASTE, SPRAY, OR INHA-
LANT;
  (3) WITHHOLDING SLEEP, SHELTER, BEDDING, BATHROOM FACILITIES OR CLOTH-
ING;

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

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