senate Bill S2171

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the elderly abuse education and outreach program

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to aging
May 21, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Jan 14, 2013 referred to aging

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May 21, 2013 - Aging committee Vote

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Aging Committee Vote: May 21, 2013

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S2171 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Elder Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง219, Eld L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6051

S2171 - Summary

Relates to the elderly abuse education and outreach program; amends certain definitions and adds a financial outreach & education aspect to such program.

S2171 - Sponsor Memo

S2171 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2171

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. VALESKY -- 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 the elderly  abuse  educa-
  tion and outreach program

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

  Section 1.  Subdivisions 1 and 2 of section 219 of the elder  law  are
amended to read as follows:
  1.  Definitions.  For  the  purposes  of  this  section, (A) the terms
"designated agency" and "elderly person" shall have the same meaning  as
ascribed to them in section two hundred fourteen of this title;
  (B) THE TERM "FINANCIAL INSTITUTION" SHALL MEAN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING:
  (1) A DEPOSITORY INSTITUTION, AS DEFINED IN SECTION 3(C) OF THE FEDER-
AL DEPOSIT INSURANCE ACT (12 U.S.C. SEC. 1813(C));
  (2) AN INSTITUTION-AFFILIATED PARTY, AS DEFINED IN SECTION 3(U) OF THE
FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE ACT (12 U.S.C. SEC. 1813(U));
  (3)  A  FEDERAL  CREDIT  UNION  OR  STATE  CREDIT UNION, AS DEFINED IN
SECTION 101 OF THE FEDERAL CREDIT  UNION  ACT  (12  U.S.C.  SEC.  1752),
INCLUDING,  BUT  NOT  LIMITED  TO,  AN INSTITUTION-AFFILIATED PARTY OF A
CREDIT UNION, AS DEFINED IN SECTION 206(R) OF THE FEDERAL  CREDIT  UNION
ACT (12 U.S.C.  SEC. 1752(R)); AND
  (C)  THE  TERM "FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION" SHALL MEAN THE IMPROPER USE OF
AN ELDERLY PERSON'S FUNDS, PROPERTY, OR RESOURCES BY ANOTHER INDIVIDUAL,
INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED  TO,  FRAUD,  FALSE  PRETENSES,  EMBEZZLEMENT,
CONSPIRACY,  FORGERY,  FALSIFYING RECORDS, COERCED PROPERTY TRANSFERS OR
DENIAL OF ACCESS TO ASSETS.
  2. The director, within the amounts appropriated therefor,  shall,  in
conjunction  with  the office of children and family services, establish
an elderly abuse education and outreach program HEREINAFTER REFERRED  TO
IN THIS SECTION AS THE "PROGRAM," for the purpose of providing education
and  outreach to the general public, including elderly persons and their

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04740-01-3

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