|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 03, 2014||referred to children and families|
delivered to assembly
|May 19, 2014||advanced to third reading|
|May 14, 2014||2nd report cal.|
|May 13, 2014||1st report cal.673|
|May 06, 2014||referred to children and families|
senate Bill S7215
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7215 - Details
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Family Court Act
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §1056, Fam Ct Act
S7215 - Summary
Authorizes the issuance of an order of protection in a child protective proceeding against a parent of a child when such parent is found to have severely abused another child.
S7215 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S7215 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the family court act, in relation to the issuance of orders of protection in child protective proceedings PURPOSE: This bill is meant to allow the family court to be able to issue an order of protection against a person that is not the child's biological or adoptive parent in addition to being able to issue orders of protection against the biological parents found to have severely abused any child. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Amends subdivision 4 of section 1056 of the family court act, as added by chapter 622 of the laws of 1990, summarized as follows: Any person that is not the child's adoptive parent, biological parent, or is indeed the biological or adoptive parent, that is found to have severely abused any child can have an order of protection placed against them preventing contact with the child victim until their eighteenth birthday. Section 2 is the enacting clause.
S7215 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7215 I N S E N A T E May 6, 2014 ___________ Introduced by Sen. FELDER -- 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 the issuance of orders of protection in child protective proceedings THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 1056 of the family court act, as added by chapter 622 of the laws of 1990, is amended to read as follows: 4. The court may enter an order of protection independently of any other order made under this part, against a person who [was a member of the child's household or a person legally responsible as defined in section one thousand twelve of this chapter, and who is no longer a member of such household at the time of the disposition and who is not related by blood or marriage to the child or a member of the child's household] IS NOT THE CHILD'S BIOLOGICAL PARENT OR ADOPTIVE PARENT, OR AGAINST A CHILD'S BIOLOGICAL OR ADOPTIVE PARENT WHO HAS BEEN FOUND TO HAVE SEVERELY ABUSED ANY CHILD. An order of protection entered pursuant to this subdivision may be for any period of time up to the child's eighteenth birthday and upon such conditions as the court deems neces- sary and proper to protect the health and safety of the child and the child's caretaker. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD14863-01-4
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