senate Bill S6813

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to medical treatment for abused, neglected and destitute children

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A9732 - Signed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 11, 2014 signed chap.279
Aug 01, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 12, 2014 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1001
substituted for s6813
Jun 12, 2014 substituted by a9732
Jun 02, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 29, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 28, 2014 1st report cal.1001
Mar 12, 2014 referred to children and families

Votes

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May 28, 2014 - Children and Families committee Vote

S6813
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Children and Families Committee Vote: May 28, 2014

S6813 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9732
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §383-b, Soc Serv L

S6813 - Summary

Provides that the local commissioner of social services or local commissioner of heath may give consent for medical, dental, health and hospital services for any child found by the family court to be an abused, neglected or destitute child.

S6813 - Sponsor Memo

S6813 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6813

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 12, 2014
                               ___________

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 social services law,  in  relation  to  consents  to
  medical  treatment for destitute children placed in foster care by the
  family court

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

  Section  1.  Section  383-b  of the social services law, as amended by
chapter 570 of the laws of 1986, is amended to read as follows:
  S 383-b.  Medical treatment for abused [or], neglected  AND  DESTITUTE
children;  consent  of commissioners.   The local commissioner of social
services or the local commissioner of health may give effective  consent
for  medical, dental, health and hospital services for any child who has
been found by the family court to be an abused [child or  a],  neglected
OR  DESTITUTE  child,  or  who has been taken into or kept in protective
custody or removed from the place where he OR SHE is  residing,  or  who
has been placed in the custody of such commissioner, pursuant to section
four hundred seventeen of this [chapter] ARTICLE or section one thousand
twenty-two,  section one thousand twenty-four [or], section one thousand
twenty-seven, SECTION ONE THOUSAND NINETY-FOUR OR SECTION  ONE  THOUSAND
NINETY-FIVE of the family court act.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13710-01-4

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