senate Bill S7638

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Enacts various provisions of law deemed necessary by the state including establishing a domestic violence fatality review team; and issues related to confidentiality

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

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view actions (11)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 25, 2012 signed chap.491
Oct 15, 2012 delivered to governor
Jun 12, 2012 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.144
substituted for a10624
referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1161
Jun 08, 2012 referred to rules


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S7638 (ACTIVE) - Details

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Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §575 sub 10, amd §§575 & 108, Exec L, amd §2, Chap 502 of 2011; amd §4201, Pub Health L; amd §510.30, add §200.63, CP L; add §240.75, amd §240.30, Pen L; amd §2612, Ins L

S7638 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a domestic violence fatality review team; adds members to the advisory council on domestic violence (part A); prohibits certain persons from controlling the disposition of a decedent's remains (part B); relates to the confidentiality program of the department of state (part C) (view more) relates to the consideration of certain factors when determining the issuance of an order of recognizance or bail and establishes the crime of aggravated domestic violence (part D); relates to a reasonable request to receive communications of health information by alternative means where disclosure could endanger a person (part E).

S7638 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7638 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 8, 2012

  (at request of the Governor) -- read twice and  ordered  printed,  and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN  ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing a domes-
  tic violence fatality review team,  adding  members  to  the  advisory
  council,  and  repealing  subdivision  10  of  section 575 of such law
  relating to the New York state address confidentiality  program  (Part
  A);  to amend the public health law, in relation to the disposition of
  remains (Part B); to amend the  executive  law,  in  relation  to  the
  address  confidentiality  program  of  the department of state; and to
  amend chapter 502 of the laws  of  2011  amending  the  executive  law
  relating  to  authorizing  the secretary of state to accept service of
  process and receipt of mail on behalf of victims of domestic  violence
  for  the purpose of maintaining the confidentiality of the location of
  such victims, in relation to the effectiveness thereof  (Part  C);  to
  amend  the criminal procedure law, in relation to the consideration of
  certain factors when determining the issuance of an order of  recogni-
  zance  or  bail; and to amend the penal law and the criminal procedure
  law, in relation to the creation of the  crime  of  aggravated  family
  offense  (Part  D);  and  to amend the insurance law, in relation to a
  reasonable request to receive communications of health information  by
  alternative  means  or at alternative locations when disclosure of the
  information could endanger the person (Part E)


  Section  1.  This  act enacts into law major components of legislation
relating to issues deemed necessary by  the  state.  Each  component  is
wholly  contained  within  a  Part  identified as Parts A through E. The
effective date for each particular provision contained within such  Part
is  set  forth  in  the  last section of such Part. Any provision in any
section contained within a Part, including the  effective  date  of  the
Part,  which  makes a reference to a section "of this act", when used in
connection with that particular component, shall be deemed to  mean  and
refer  to  the  corresponding  section of the Part in which it is found.

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


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