|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to health|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to health|
senate Bill S647
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S647 - Details
S647 - Summary
Creates adult day services respite demonstration programs; authorizes the commissioner of health in conjunction with the director of the state office for the aging to establish the respite day demonstration programs, based upon adult day health care and social adult day services, which extends the period a caregiver can remain active in the care of elderly or disabled individuals; sets forth definitions; further sets forth reporting requirements.
S647 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S647 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the criminal procedure law and the family court act, in relation to a victim's right of access to information in certain proceedings PURPOSE: This bill gives a crime victim access to information about the status of the case in which he was involved, and the right to participate in the judicial proceedings of a juvenile offender. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: o Section 1.20 of the criminal procedure law is amended by adding a new subdivision 44 which reads: "Victim" means a person as defined in subdi- vision seven of section 10.00 of the penal law alleged to have sustained physical injury to person or financial damage to property as a direct result of the crime or crimes charged in an accusatory instrument. o A new article 235 is added to the Criminal Procedure Law, entitling a victim of a crime to certain information on the status of the case. This information includes the plea the accused has entered, the trial date assigned to the accused, whether the case has been transferred to another court, and the general status of the case The prosecutor of the case is responsible for turning this information over to the victim on demand.
S647 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 647 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. GOLDEN, DeFRANCISCO, RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to creating adult day services respite demonstration programs THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The public health law is amended by adding a new section 2801-h to read as follows: S 2801-H. RESPITE DAY DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM. 1. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS SECTION: (A) "RESPITE DAY DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM" MEANS A STRUCTURED, COMPREHEN- SIVE PROGRAM ESTABLISHED BY THE COMMISSIONER UNDER THIS SECTION, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE FOR THE AGING, PROVIDING LEVEL I, LEVEL II OR LEVEL III SERVICES TO REGISTRANTS. (B) "REGISTRANT" MEANS A PERSON: (I) WHO IS NOT A RESIDENT OF A RESIDENTIAL HEALTH CARE FACILITY, IS FUNCTIONALLY IMPAIRED AND NOT HOMEBOUND, AND REQUIRES SUPERVISION AND MONITORING BUT DOES NOT REQUIRE CONTINUOUS TWENTY-FOUR HOUR A DAY INPA- TIENT CARE AND SERVICES; (II) WHOSE ASSESSED SOCIAL AND HEALTH CARE NEEDS CAN SATISFACTORILY BE MET IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY THE DELIVERY OF APPROPRIATE SERVICES IN THE COMMUNITY SETTING; AND (III) WHO HAS BEEN ADMITTED TO THE PROGRAM BASED ON AN INTERDISCIPLI- NARY COMPREHENSIVE ASSESSMENT. (C) "FUNCTIONALLY IMPAIRED" MEANS A PERSON WHO NEEDS THE ASSISTANCE OF ANOTHER PERSON IN AT LEAST ONE OF THE FOLLOWING ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING: TOILETING, MOBILITY, TRANSFERRING OR EATING; OR WHO NEEDS SUPER- VISION DUE TO COGNITIVE OR PSYCHO-SOCIAL IMPAIRMENT. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04229-01-1
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