senate Bill S720A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Enacts the Senior Anti-Violence and Enforcement Act

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    • Passed Assembly
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 17, 2014 print number 720a
Jan 17, 2014 amend and recommit to aging
Jan 08, 2014 referred to aging
May 21, 2013 reported and committed to codes
Jan 09, 2013 referred to aging

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S720 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A133A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Elder Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 4 Title 1 §§400 - 412, Title 2 §§420 - 427, Eld L; amd §§60.35, 120.05, 135.30, 135.45 & 140.10, add Art 261 §§261.00 - 261.08, Pen L; add §97-llll, St Fin L; amd §1809, V & T L; amd §4, Bank L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S309A, A1010A
2009-2010: S5582, A9078

S720 - Summary

Enacts the Senior Anti-Violence and Enforcement Act (SAVE); establishes a central registry for access to reports of maltreatment of seniors; creates a council on elder abuse; establishes penal provisions regarding offenses against the elderly and disabled.

S720 - Sponsor Memo

S720 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   720

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DIAZ  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Aging

AN ACT to amend the elder law, the penal law, the state finance law, the
  vehicle and traffic law and the banking law, in relation  to  enacting
  the senior anti-violence and enforcement act

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be  cited  as  the  "senior
anti-violence and enforcement act" (SAVE).
  S  2.  The  elder  law is amended by adding a new article 4 to read as
follows:
                                ARTICLE 4
                        PROTECTION OF THE ELDERLY
                                 TITLE 1
                SENIOR ANTI-VIOLENCE AND ENFORCEMENT ACT;
                          REPORTS AND FINDINGS
SECTION 400. DEFINITIONS.
        401. STATEWIDE CENTRAL REGISTRY ESTABLISHED; REQUIREMENTS.
        402. DISPOSITION OF REPORTS RECEIVED BY THE REGISTRY.
        403. AVAILABILITY OF REPORTS.
        404. RELEASE OF INFORMATION.
        405. UNFOUNDED REPORTS.
        406. PENALTY FOR UNAUTHORIZED DISCLOSURE.
        407. PERSONS  REQUIRED  TO  REPORT  SUSPECTED  SENIOR  ABUSE  OR
               MALTREATMENT.
        408. ANY PERSON PERMITTED TO REPORT.
        409. REPORTING PROCEDURE.
        410. IMMUNITY FROM LIABILITY.
        411. PENALTIES FOR FAILURE TO REPORT.
        412. ANNUAL REPORTS.

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

Co-Sponsors

S720A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A133A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Elder Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 4 Title 1 §§400 - 412, Title 2 §§420 - 427, Eld L; amd §§60.35, 120.05, 135.30, 135.45 & 140.10, add Art 261 §§261.00 - 261.08, Pen L; add §97-llll, St Fin L; amd §1809, V & T L; amd §4, Bank L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S309A, A1010A
2009-2010: S5582, A9078

S720A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the Senior Anti-Violence and Enforcement Act (SAVE); establishes a central registry for access to reports of maltreatment of seniors; creates a council on elder abuse; establishes penal provisions regarding offenses against the elderly and disabled.

S720A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S720A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 720--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. DIAZ, PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Aging --  recommitted
  to  the Committee on Aging in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the elder law, the penal law, the state finance law, the
  vehicle  and  traffic law and the banking law, in relation to enacting
  the senior anti-violence and enforcement act

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

  Section  1.  This  act  shall be known and may be cited as the "senior
anti-violence and enforcement act" (SAVE).
  S 2. The elder law is amended by adding a new article  4  to  read  as
follows:
                                ARTICLE 4
                        PROTECTION OF THE ELDERLY
                                 TITLE 1
                SENIOR ANTI-VIOLENCE AND ENFORCEMENT ACT;
                          REPORTS AND FINDINGS
SECTION 400. DEFINITIONS.
        401. STATEWIDE CENTRAL REGISTRY ESTABLISHED; REQUIREMENTS.
        402. DISPOSITION OF REPORTS RECEIVED BY THE REGISTRY.
        403. AVAILABILITY OF REPORTS.
        404. RELEASE OF INFORMATION.
        405. UNFOUNDED REPORTS.
        406. PENALTY FOR UNAUTHORIZED DISCLOSURE.
        407. PERSONS  REQUIRED  TO  REPORT  SUSPECTED  SENIOR  ABUSE  OR
               MALTREATMENT.
        408. ANY PERSON PERMITTED TO REPORT.
        409. REPORTING PROCEDURE.

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

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