senate Bill S4081B

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to notice of indicated reports of child maltreatment and changes of placement in child protective and voluntary foster care placement and review proceedings; repealer

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to children and families
Jun 20, 2013 committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 18, 2013 print number 4081b
amend and recommit to children and families
Jun 13, 2013 print number 4081a
amend and recommit to children and families
Mar 07, 2013 referred to children and families

Bill Amendments

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S4081 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2599B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1017, 1055 & 1089, rpld §1055 sub (b) ¶(i) sub¶ (E), Fam Ct Act; amd §358-a, Soc Serv L

S4081 - Summary

Relates to notice of indicated reports of child maltreatment and changes of placement in child protective and voluntary foster care placement and review proceedings.

S4081 - Sponsor Memo

S4081 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4081

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 7, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. FELDER -- (at request of the Office of Court Adminis-
  tration)  --  read  twice  and ordered printed, and when printed to be
  committed to the Committee on Children and Families

AN ACT to amend the family court act and the  social  services  law,  in
  relation  to  notice  of  indicated  reports of child maltreatment and
  changes of placement in child protective  and  voluntary  foster  care
  placement  and review proceedings; and to repeal certain provisions of
  the family court act, in relation to technical changes thereto

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

  Section 1. Section 1017 of the family court act is amended by adding a
new subdivision 5 to read as follows:
  5.  IN  ANY  CASE  IN  WHICH AN ORDER HAS BEEN ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS
ARTICLE REMANDING OR PLACING A CHILD IN THE CUSTODY OF THE LOCAL  SOCIAL
SERVICES  DISTRICT,  THE  SOCIAL  SERVICES OFFICIAL OR AUTHORIZED AGENCY
CHARGED WITH CUSTODY OF THE CHILD SHALL REPORT ANY ANTICIPATED CHANGE IN
PLACEMENT TO THE ATTORNEYS FOR THE PARTIES  AND  THE  ATTORNEY  FOR  THE
CHILD  NOT LATER THAN TEN DAYS PRIOR TO SUCH CHANGE IN ANY CASE IN WHICH
THE CHILD IS MOVED FROM THE FOSTER HOME OR PROGRAM INTO WHICH HE OR  SHE
HAS  BEEN  PLACED  OR IN WHICH THE FOSTER PARENTS MOVE OUT OF STATE WITH
THE CHILD; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT WHERE AN IMMEDIATE CHANGE  OF  PLACE-
MENT  ON AN EMERGENCY BASIS IS REQUIRED, THE REPORT SHALL BE TRANSMITTED
NO LATER THAN THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY AFTER SUCH CHANGE IN  PLACEMENT  HAS
BEEN  MADE.  EACH REPORT SHALL STATE THE ANTICIPATED DATE OF THE CHANGE,
THE GROUNDS FOR THE OFFICIAL'S OR AGENCY'S CONCLUSION THAT  SUCH  CHANGE
IS  IN  THE  BEST  INTERESTS  OF THE CHILD AND CONTACT INFORMATION FOR A
SOCIAL SERVICES OR AGENCY OFFICIAL WHO MAY BE CONTACTED  FOR  ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION.  THE  SOCIAL  SERVICES  OFFICIAL OR AUTHORIZED AGENCY SHALL
ALSO SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE ATTORNEYS FOR THE PARTIES AND  THE  ATTORNEY
FOR  THE  CHILD  OF  ANY INDICATED REPORT OF CHILD ABUSE OR MALTREATMENT
WHERE THE CHILD OR ANOTHER CHILD IN THE SAME HOME IS THE SUBJECT  WITHIN

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03045-01-3

S4081A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2599B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1017, 1055 & 1089, rpld §1055 sub (b) ¶(i) sub¶ (E), Fam Ct Act; amd §358-a, Soc Serv L

S4081A - Summary

Relates to notice of indicated reports of child maltreatment and changes of placement in child protective and voluntary foster care placement and review proceedings.

S4081A - Sponsor Memo

S4081A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4081--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 7, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. FELDER -- (at request of the Office of Court Adminis-
  tration)  --  read  twice  and ordered printed, and when printed to be
  committed to the Committee  on  Children  and  Families  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the family court act and the social services law, in
  relation to notice of indicated  reports  of  child  maltreatment  and
  changes  of  placement  in  child protective and voluntary foster care
  placement and review proceedings; and to repeal certain provisions  of
  the family court act, in relation to technical changes thereto

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

  Section 1. Section 1017 of the family court act is amended by adding a
new subdivision 5 to read as follows:
  5. IN ANY CASE IN WHICH AN ORDER HAS  BEEN  ISSUED  PURSUANT  TO  THIS
ARTICLE  REMANDING OR PLACING A CHILD IN THE CUSTODY OF THE LOCAL SOCIAL
SERVICES DISTRICT, THE SOCIAL SERVICES  OFFICIAL  OR  AUTHORIZED  AGENCY
CHARGED WITH CUSTODY OF THE CHILD SHALL REPORT ANY ANTICIPATED CHANGE IN
PLACEMENT  TO  THE  ATTORNEYS  FOR  THE PARTIES AND THE ATTORNEY FOR THE
CHILD NOT LATER THAN TEN DAYS PRIOR TO SUCH CHANGE IN ANY CASE IN  WHICH
THE  CHILD IS MOVED FROM THE FOSTER HOME OR PROGRAM INTO WHICH HE OR SHE
HAS BEEN PLACED OR IN WHICH THE FOSTER PARENTS MOVE OUT  OF  STATE  WITH
THE  CHILD;  PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT WHERE AN IMMEDIATE CHANGE OF PLACE-
MENT ON AN EMERGENCY BASIS IS REQUIRED, THE REPORT SHALL BE  TRANSMITTED
NO  LATER  THAN THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY AFTER SUCH CHANGE IN PLACEMENT HAS
BEEN MADE. EACH REPORT SHALL STATE THE ANTICIPATED DATE OF  THE  CHANGE,
THE  GROUNDS  FOR THE OFFICIAL'S OR AGENCY'S CONCLUSION THAT SUCH CHANGE
IS IN THE BEST INTERESTS OF THE CHILD  AND  CONTACT  INFORMATION  FOR  A
SOCIAL  SERVICES  OR AGENCY OFFICIAL WHO MAY BE CONTACTED FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION. THE SOCIAL SERVICES OFFICIAL  OR  AUTHORIZED  AGENCY  SHALL
ALSO  SUBMIT  A REPORT TO THE ATTORNEYS FOR THE PARTIES AND THE ATTORNEY

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03045-03-3

S4081B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2599B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1017, 1055 & 1089, rpld §1055 sub (b) ¶(i) sub¶ (E), Fam Ct Act; amd §358-a, Soc Serv L

S4081B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to notice of indicated reports of child maltreatment and changes of placement in child protective and voluntary foster care placement and review proceedings.

S4081B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4081B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4081--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 7, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. FELDER -- (at request of the Office of Court Adminis-
  tration)  --  read  twice  and ordered printed, and when printed to be
  committed to the Committee  on  Children  and  Families  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the family court act and the  social  services  law,  in
  relation  to  notice  of  indicated  reports of child maltreatment and
  changes of placement in child protective  and  voluntary  foster  care
  placement  and review proceedings; and to repeal certain provisions of
  the family court act, in relation to technical changes thereto

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

  Section 1. Section 1017 of the family court act is amended by adding a
new subdivision 5 to read as follows:
  5.  IN  ANY  CASE  IN  WHICH AN ORDER HAS BEEN ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS
ARTICLE REMANDING OR PLACING A CHILD IN THE CUSTODY OF THE LOCAL  SOCIAL
SERVICES  DISTRICT,  THE  SOCIAL  SERVICES OFFICIAL OR AUTHORIZED AGENCY
CHARGED WITH CUSTODY OR CARE OF THE CHILD SHALL REPORT  ANY  ANTICIPATED
CHANGE  IN  PLACEMENT  TO THE ATTORNEYS FOR THE PARTIES AND THE ATTORNEY
FOR THE CHILD NOT LATER THAN TEN DAYS PRIOR TO SUCH CHANGE IN  ANY  CASE
IN  WHICH  THE CHILD IS MOVED FROM THE FOSTER HOME OR PROGRAM INTO WHICH
HE OR SHE HAS BEEN PLACED OR IN WHICH THE FOSTER  PARENTS  MOVE  OUT  OF
STATE  WITH THE CHILD; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT WHERE AN IMMEDIATE CHANGE
OF PLACEMENT ON AN EMERGENCY BASIS IS  REQUIRED,  THE  REPORT  SHALL  BE
TRANSMITTED  NO  LATER  THAN  THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY AFTER SUCH CHANGE IN
PLACEMENT HAS BEEN MADE.   THE SOCIAL SERVICES  OFFICIAL  OR  AUTHORIZED
AGENCY  SHALL  ALSO SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE ATTORNEYS FOR THE PARTIES AND
THE ATTORNEY FOR THE CHILD OR INCLUDE IN  THE  REPORT  OF  A  CHANGE  IN
PLACEMENT  ANY INDICATED REPORT OF CHILD ABUSE OR MALTREATMENT WHERE THE
CHILD OR ANOTHER CHILD IN THE SAME HOME IS THE SUBJECT WITHIN FIVE  DAYS

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03045-06-3

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