senate Bill S3865

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires providers of services for the developmentally disabled to perform certain duties

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities
Apr 24, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Feb 25, 2013 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

Votes

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Apr 24, 2013 - Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities committee Vote

S3865
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Committee Vote: Apr 24, 2013

S3865 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3540
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง31.11, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7006, A9619

S3865 - Summary

Requires providers of services for the developmentally disabled to perform certain duties relating to providing an independent medical examination whenever an allegation of abuse or neglect of a child or adult is reported.

S3865 - Sponsor Memo

S3865 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3865

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 25, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and Develop-
  mental Disabilities

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to duties of provid-
  ers of services for the developmentally disabled

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

  Section  1.    Section  31.11  of the mental hygiene law is amended by
adding a new subdivision 6 to read as follows:
  6.  PROVIDING AN INDEPENDENT MEDICAL EXAMINATION AT A HOSPITAL, URGENT
CARE OR SIMILAR INSTITUTION WHENEVER AN ALLEGATION OF ABUSE  OR  NEGLECT
OF A CHILD OR ADULT UNDER SUCH CARE IS REPORTED.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07652-01-3

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