senate Bill S3316

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires that rehabilitation programs for female inmates in state correctional facilities be equivalent to those provided to male inmates elsewhere in the state

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2014 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to crime victims, crime and correction
Jan 31, 2013 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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Jun 3, 2014 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S3316
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Aye with Reservations
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: Jun 3, 2014

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S3316 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Add §114, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3283
2009-2010: S5037

S3316 - Summary

Requires that rehabilitation programs for female inmates in state correctional facilities be equivalent to those provided to male inmates of correctional facilities elsewhere in the state; provides that such rehabilitation programs shall include, but not be limited to, vocational, academic and industrial programs.

S3316 - Sponsor Memo

S3316 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3316

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 31, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. HASSELL-THOMPSON, KRUEGER, MONTGOMERY -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Crime Victims, Crime and Correction

AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation  to  assuring  rehabili-
  tation programs for female inmates are equivalent to programs afforded
  male inmates

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

  Section 1.  The correction law is amended by adding a new section  114
to read as follows:
  S 114.  REHABILITATION PROGRAMS FOR WOMEN; TO BE COMMENSURATE TO THOSE
AFFORDED  MEN.    IN  ANY STATE CORRECTIONAL FACILITY IN WHICH WOMEN ARE
DETAINED IT SHALL BE THE DUTY OF THE WARDEN OR THE CHIEF  ADMINISTRATIVE
OFFICER  OF  SUCH  FACILITY TO ASSURE THAT SUCH WOMEN BE PROVIDED EQUIV-
ALENT PROGRAMS OF REHABILITATION, INCLUDING BUT  NOT  LIMITED  TO  VOCA-
TIONAL,  ACADEMIC AND INDUSTRIAL PROGRAMS, WITHIN THE APPROPRIATION MADE
THEREFOR, AS ARE PROVIDED TO MALE  INMATES  OF  CORRECTIONAL  FACILITIES
ELSEWHERE IN THE STATE.
  S  2.  This  act  shall take effect on the sixtieth day after it shall
have become a law; provided that the  commissioner  of  corrections  and
community  supervision is authorized to promulgate any and all rules and
regulations and take any  other  measures  necessary  to  implement  the
provisions of this act on its effective date on or before such effective
date.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06431-01-3

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