senate Bill S5066

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Extends the provisions of the Welfare Reform Act of 1997 to 2015

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 31, 2013 signed chap.282
Jul 19, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
Jun 10, 2013 ordered to third reading cal.493
substituted for a6959
May 30, 2013 referred to social services
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 29, 2013 ordered to third reading cal.813
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 07, 2013 referred to social services


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S5066 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Social Services
Laws Affected:
Amd §153, Part B of Chap 436 of 1997

S5066 - Summary

Extends the provisions of the Welfare Reform Act of 1997 to 2015.

S5066 - Sponsor Memo

S5066 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 7, 2013

Introduced  by Sen. SAVINO -- (at request of the Office of Temporary and
  Disability Assistance) -- read twice and  ordered  printed,  and  when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Social Services

AN  ACT  to  amend  chapter  436  of  the laws of 1997, constituting the
  welfare reform act of 1997,  in  relation  to  extending  the  current
  exemptions of income and resources for public assistance programs


  Section 1. Subdivision (c) of section 153 of part B of chapter 436  of
the  laws  of  1997,  constituting  the  welfare  reform act of 1997, as
amended by chapter 163 of the laws  of  2011,  is  amended  to  read  as
  (c) Section sixteen of this act shall take effect November 1, 1997 and
expire and be deemed repealed August 22, [2013] 2015;
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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