senate Bill S482

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires the office for people with developmental disabilities to submit an updated waitlist and placement report to the senate and assembly

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities
Jun 05, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Jan 09, 2013 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

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Jun 5, 2013 - Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities committee Vote

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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Committee Vote: Jun 5, 2013

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S482 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5894
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง13.28, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3167A, A6553A
2009-2010: S5210

S482 - Summary

Requires the office for people with developmental disabilities to submit an updated waitlist and placement report to the senate and assembly.

S482 - Sponsor Memo

S482 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   482

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. KENNEDY -- 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  requiring  the
  office for people with developmental disabilities to submit an updated
  waitlist and placement report to the senate and assembly

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

  Section 1. The mental hygiene law is amended by adding a  new  section
13.28 to read as follows:
S  13.28  OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES; RESIDENTIAL
          WAITLIST AND PLACEMENT REPORT.
  THE OFFICE SHALL SUBMIT BY JANUARY FIRST, TWO  THOUSAND  FIFTEEN,  AND
EVERY SIX MONTHS THEREAFTER, AN UPDATED WAITLIST AND PLACEMENT REPORT TO
THE  TEMPORARY  PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE AND THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY,
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:
  (A) WAITLIST INFORMATION. SUCH WAITLIST INFORMATION SHALL INCLUDE  THE
STATEWIDE  NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS AWAITING PLACEMENT BROKEN DOWN INTO THE
TOTAL NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS FROM WITHIN  EACH  DEVELOPMENTAL  DISABILITY
SERVICES  OFFICE'S  GEOGRAPHIC  AREA WHO AWAIT RESIDENTIAL PLACEMENT AND
ARE EXPECTED TO REQUIRE SUCH PLACEMENT WITHIN THE NEXT YEAR. SUCH INFOR-
MATION SHALL BE GROUPED BY THE AGE OF THE INDIVIDUAL AWAITING  PLACEMENT
AND  THE  AGE  OF  THEIR  CAREGIVER, IF ANY. SUCH INFORMATION SHALL ALSO
INCLUDE:
  1. THE TYPE OF PLACEMENT SUCH  INDIVIDUALS  ARE  EXPECTED  TO  REQUIRE
DIVIDED INTO CERTIFIED OUT-OF-HOME, SUPERVISED, SUPPORTIVE PLACEMENT AND
THE  NUMBER  OF SUCH PERSONS WHO ARE MEDICALLY FRAIL REQUIRING INTENSIVE
MEDICAL CARE;
  2. NON-CERTIFIED RESIDENTIAL PLACEMENT  OUTSIDE  OF  THE  PARENT'S  OR
PARENTS' OR OTHER CAREGIVER'S HOME; AND

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

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