Senate Bill S7055

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to permitting local social services districts to prohibit certain informal child care providers from receiving funds as part of the child care block grant program

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  • Introduced
    • In Committee Assembly
    • In Committee Senate
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    • On Floor Calendar Senate
    • Passed Assembly
    • Passed Senate
  • Delivered to Governor
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2013-S7055 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Children And Families
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §410-x, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S7055

2013-S7055 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows social services districts to prohibit informal child care providers who are the subject of a report of child abuse or maltreatment on file with the statewide central registry, or have certain felony convictions from receiving funds as part of the child care block grant program.

2013-S7055 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2013-S7055 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7055

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 23, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. GRISANTI, GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Children  and
  Families

AN  ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to allowing social
  services districts to prohibit  informal  daycare  providers  with  an
  indicated  report  on  file  with  the statewide central register or a
  felony conviction at any time for  a  sex  offense,  crime  against  a
  child, or a crime involving violence

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

  Section 1. Section 410-x of the social  services  law  is  amended  by
adding two new subdivisions 9 and 10 to read as follows:
  9. A LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT MAY PROHIBIT ANY PERSON WHO IS NOT
REQUIRED TO BE LICENSED OR REGISTERED UNDER SECTION THREE HUNDRED NINETY
OF  THIS  ARTICLE  AND WHO IS THE SUBJECT OF AN INDICATED REPORT ON FILE
WITH THE STATEWIDE CENTRAL REGISTER  OF  CHILD  ABUSE  AND  MALTREATMENT
UNDER  SECTION  FOUR  HUNDRED  TWENTY-TWO OF THIS ARTICLE FROM RECEIVING
FUNDING FOR CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE UNDER THE BLOCK GRANT.
  10. A LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT MAY PROHIBIT ANY  PERSON  WHO  IS
NOT  REQUIRED  TO  BE LICENSED OR REGISTERED UNDER SECTION THREE HUNDRED
NINETY OF THIS ARTICLE WHO HAD A FELONY CONVICTION AT ANY TIME FOR A SEX
OFFENSE, A CRIME AGAINST A CHILD OR A CRIME  INVOLVING  VIOLENCE,  OR  A
FELONY  CONVICTION WITHIN THE PAST FIVE YEARS FOR A DRUG-RELATED OFFENSE
FROM RECEIVING FUNDING FOR CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE UNDER THE BLOCK GRANT.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next  succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14816-01-4


              

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