|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Nov 13, 2013||signed chap.492|
|Nov 01, 2013||delivered to governor|
|Jun 18, 2013||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.302
substituted for a1960
|Jun 04, 2013||referred to aging|
delivered to assembly
|Feb 28, 2013||advanced to third reading|
|Feb 27, 2013||2nd report cal.|
|Feb 12, 2013||1st report cal.80|
|Jan 10, 2013||referred to aging|
senate Bill S2093Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S2093 - Details
S2093 - Summary
Requires the director of the office of the aging to develop materials for employees and volunteers relating to elder abuse awareness in social adult day services programs.
S2093 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2093 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the elder law, in relation to requiring the director of the office of the aging to develop materials relating to elder abuse awareness in social adult day services programs PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To increase awareness of elder abuse among employees and volunteers of social adult day programs. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Amends subdivision 2 of section 215 of the Elder Law to require the director of the State Office for the Aging to develop materials for employees and volunteers of social adult day services and social adult day care programs. Materials would include, but not be limited to, ways to discuss suspected elder abuse with seniors and resources for counseling, shelter, and other assistance. EXISTING LAW: None JUSTIFICATION: The National Center on Elder Abuse estimates that for every case of elder abuse that is reported, another five may go unreported. Increasing awareness of elder abuse and the resources available for victims can result in more victims being identified and helped.
S2093 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2093 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 10, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Aging AN ACT to amend the elder law, in relation to requiring the director of the office of the aging to develop materials relating to elder abuse awareness in social adult day services programs THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 215 of the elder law is amended by adding a new paragraph (c) to read as follows: (C) THE DIRECTOR SHALL DEVELOP MATERIALS FOR EMPLOYEES AND VOLUNTEERS OF PROGRAMS PROVIDING SOCIAL ADULT DAY SERVICES OR SOCIAL ADULT DAY CARE ON THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF ELDER ABUSE. SUCH MATERIALS SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, WAYS TO DISCUSS SUSPECTED ELDER ABUSE WITH SENIORS WHERE ABUSE IS SUSPECTED AND RESOURCES TO WHICH SENIORS MAY BE REFERRED FOR COUNSELING, SHELTER, OR OTHER ASSISTANCE. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD01911-01-3
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