senate Bill S7301

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Extends the chief administrator of the courts' authority to allow referees to determine certain applications to a family court for an order of protection

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May 09, 2014 referred to judiciary

S7301 - Bill Details

Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Judiciary
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง2, Chap 363 of 2010

S7301 - Bill Texts

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Extends the chief administrator of the courts' authority to allow referees to determine certain applications to a family court for an order of protection.

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BILL NUMBER:S7301

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend chapter 363 of the laws of 2010,
amending the judiciary law, relating to granting the chief
administrator of the courts the authority to allow referees to
determine applications for orders of protection during the hours
family court is in session, in relation to the expiration date thereof

PURPOSE: Extends for two additional years, the current ability of
referees to determine applications for orders of protection when
family court is in session at any time the court is in session during
or after established business hours.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Extends the expiration date of paragraph (n)
of subdivision 2 of section 212 of the judiciary law that relates to
the current authority of referees in family court to determine ex
parte orders of protection or orders of protection issued upon default
of the respondent.

JUSTIFICATION: This legislation extends for an additional two years,
the current authority of Referees in family court to adjudicate
petitions for orders of protection requested ex parte and those issued
on default at any time the court is in session. Referees making these
determinations are required to receive domestic violence training.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New bill, 2014.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediately

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

                                  7301

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 9, 2014
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend chapter 363 of the laws of 2010, amending the  judiciary
  law,  relating  to  granting the chief administrator of the courts the
  authority to allow referees to determine applications  for  orders  of
  protection during the hours family court is in session, in relation to
  the expiration date thereof

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

  Section 1. Section 2 of chapter 363 of the laws of 2010, amending  the
judiciary  law,  relating  to  granting  the  chief administrator of the
courts the authority to allow referees  to  determine  applications  for
orders  of  protection  during  the hours family court is in session, as
amended by chapter 137 of the laws  of  2012,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  S  2.  This act shall take effect immediately; provided that paragraph
(n) of subdivision 2 of section 212 of the judiciary law,  as  added  by
section  one  of this act, shall expire and be deemed repealed September
1, [2014] 2016.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15091-01-4

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