senate Bill S4529B

Vetoed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the reentry of foster children into foster care

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 27, 2013 vetoed memo.226
Sep 17, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
Jun 12, 2013 ordered to third reading rules cal.157
substituted for a7339a
Jun 10, 2013 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 03, 2013 amended on third reading 4529b
May 22, 2013 advanced to third reading
May 21, 2013 2nd report cal.
May 20, 2013 1st report cal.624
May 13, 2013 print number 4529a
May 13, 2013 amend and recommit to children and families
Apr 08, 2013 referred to children and families

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S4529 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7339A
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §§355.3, 756-a & 1091, Fam Ct Act

S4529 - Summary

Relates to the reentry of foster children into foster care.

S4529 - Sponsor Memo

S4529 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4529

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 8, 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, in relation to reentry  of  former
  foster children into foster care

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 6 of section 355.3 of the family court act,  as
amended  by  chapter  663  of  the  laws  of 1985, is amended to read as
follows:
  6. Successive extensions of placement under this section may be grant-
ed, but no placement may be made or continued  beyond  the  respondent's
eighteenth  birthday  without [the child's] HIS OR HER consent and in no
event past [the child's] HIS OR HER twenty-first birthday. A RESPONDENT,
WHO HAS BEEN PLACED WITH A LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES  DISTRICT  PURSUANT  TO
SECTION 353.3 OF THIS CHAPTER, INCLUDING A DISTRICT THAT HAS AN APPROVED
"CLOSE  TO HOME" PLAN, AND WHO DOES NOT CONSENT TO REMAIN IN CARE BEYOND
HIS OR HER EIGHTEENTH BIRTHDAY, AS WOULD BE REQUIRED IN ORDER TO  REMAIN
IN  CARE,  MAY MOVE OR, WITH HIS OR HER CONSENT, MAY BE THE SUBJECT OF A
MOTION BY A SOCIAL SERVICES OFFICIAL TO REENTER FOSTER CARE  IN  ACCORD-
ANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION ONE THOUSAND NINETY-ONE OF THIS ACT.
  S  2.  Subdivision  (f)  of  section 756-a of the family court act, as
added by chapter 604 of the laws of 1986, is amended to read as follows:
  (f) Successive extensions of  placement  under  this  section  may  be
granted,  but  no  placement may be made or continued beyond the child's
eighteenth birthday without his or her consent and in no event past  his
or  her twenty-first birthday. A CHILD, WHO HAS BEEN PLACED WITH A LOCAL
SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT PURSUANT TO SECTION SEVEN HUNDRED FIFTY-SIX  OF
THIS  CHAPTER,  AND WHO DOES NOT CONSENT TO REMAIN IN CARE BEYOND HIS OR
HER EIGHTEENTH BIRTHDAY, AS WOULD BE REQUIRED  IN  ORDER  TO  REMAIN  IN
CARE,  MAY  MOVE  OR,  WITH  HIS OR HER CONSENT, MAY BE THE SUBJECT OF A

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09322-01-3

S4529A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7339A
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §§355.3, 756-a & 1091, Fam Ct Act

S4529A - Summary

Relates to the reentry of foster children into foster care.

S4529A - Sponsor Memo

S4529A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4529--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 8, 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, in relation to reentry of former
  foster children into foster care

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 6 of section 355.3 of the family court act, as
amended by chapter 663 of the laws  of  1985,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  6. Successive extensions of placement under this section may be grant-
ed,  but  no  placement may be made or continued beyond the respondent's
eighteenth birthday without [the child's] HIS OR HER consent and  in  no
event past [the child's] HIS OR HER twenty-first birthday. A RESPONDENT,
WHO  WAS  PREVIOUSLY PLACED WITH A LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT OR THE
OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES PURSUANT TO SECTION 353.3 OF THIS
CHAPTER, INCLUDING A DISTRICT THAT HAS AN APPROVED "CLOSE TO HOME" PLAN,
AND WHO DID NOT CONSENT TO REMAIN IN CARE BEYOND HIS OR  HER  EIGHTEENTH
BIRTHDAY,  AS WOULD BE REQUIRED IN ORDER TO REMAIN IN CARE, MAY MOVE OR,
WITH HIS OR HER CONSENT, MAY BE THE SUBJECT OF  A  MOTION  BY  A  SOCIAL
SERVICES  OFFICIAL  TO  REENTER  FOSTER  CARE  IN  ACCORDANCE  WITH  THE
PROVISIONS OF SECTION ONE THOUSAND  NINETY-ONE  OF  THIS  ACT.  NO  SUCH
RESPONDENT REENTERING FOSTER CARE SHALL BE PLACED IN A FACILITY DIRECTLY
OPERATED  BY  THE  OFFICE  OF  CHILDREN  AND FAMILY SERVICES PURSUANT TO
SECTION FIVE HUNDRED FOUR OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW.
  S 2. Subdivision (f) of section 756-a of  the  family  court  act,  as
added by chapter 604 of the laws of 1986, is amended to read as follows:
  (f)  Successive  extensions  of  placement  under  this section may be
granted, but no placement may be made or continued  beyond  the  child's

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09322-03-3

S4529B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7339A
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §§355.3, 756-a & 1091, Fam Ct Act

S4529B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the reentry of foster children into foster care.

S4529B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4529B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4529--B
    Cal. No. 624

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 8, 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 -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered
  to first and second report, ordered to a third  reading,  amended  and
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to amend the family court act, in relation to reentry of former
  foster children into foster care

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 6 of section 355.3 of the family court act, as
amended by chapter 663 of the laws  of  1985,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  6. Successive extensions of placement under this section may be grant-
ed,  but  no  placement may be made or continued beyond the respondent's
eighteenth birthday without [the child's] HIS OR HER consent and  in  no
event past [the child's] HIS OR HER twenty-first birthday. A RESPONDENT,
WHO WAS PREVIOUSLY PLACED WITH A LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT PURSUANT
TO  SECTION  353.3  OF  THIS  CHAPTER,  INCLUDING A DISTRICT THAT HAS AN
APPROVED "CLOSE TO HOME" PLAN, AND WHO DID NOT CONSENT TO REMAIN IN CARE
BEYOND HIS OR HER EIGHTEENTH BIRTHDAY, AS WOULD BE REQUIRED IN ORDER  TO
REMAIN IN CARE, MAY MOVE OR, WITH HIS OR HER CONSENT, MAY BE THE SUBJECT
OF  A  MOTION  BY  A  SOCIAL SERVICES OFFICIAL TO REENTER FOSTER CARE IN
ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION  ONE  THOUSAND  NINETY-ONE  OF
THIS  ACT.  A RESPONDENT, WHO WAS PREVIOUSLY PLACED WITH, OR TRANSFERRED
TO, THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN  AND  FAMILY  SERVICES  FOR  PLACEMENT  IN  A
NON-SECURE  LEVEL  OF  CARE  AND  WHO  DID NOT CONSENT TO REMAIN IN CARE
BEYOND HIS OR HER EIGHTEENTH BIRTHDAY, AS WOULD BE REQUIRED IN ORDER  TO
REMAIN IN CARE, MAY MOVE OR, WITH HIS OR HER CONSENT, MAY BE THE SUBJECT
OF  A  MOTION  BY  THE  OFFICE  TO  REENTER PLACEMENT WITH THE OFFICE IN

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

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