senate Bill S3226

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Requires the provision of 5 days of paid leave and counseling to child protective services employees investigating child abuse or maltreatment when the child dies from such abuse or maltreatment

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May 10, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Jan 06, 2016 referred to children and families
May 27, 2015 reported and committed to finance
Feb 03, 2015 referred to children and families

Votes

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May 10, 2016 - Children and Families committee Vote

S3226
5
0
committee
5
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Children and Families Committee Vote: May 10, 2016

aye wr (2)

May 27, 2015 - Children and Families committee Vote

S3226
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Children and Families Committee Vote: May 27, 2015

aye wr (1)

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S3226 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9295
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง424-c, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7506
2017-2018: S5574

S3226 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the provision of 5 days of paid leave and counseling to child protective services employees investigating child abuse or maltreatment when the child dies from such abuse or maltreatment.

S3226 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3226 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3226

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 3, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- 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 paid  leave  and
  counseling  for  child protective services employees when an abused or
  maltreated child dies

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

  Section  1. The social services law is amended by adding a new section
424-c to read as follows:
  S 424-C. PAID LEAVE AND COUNSELING;  DEATH  OF  ABUSED  OR  MALTREATED
CHILD. 1. (A) A NON-SUPERVISORY LOCAL CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES EMPLOYEE
THAT  IS INVESTIGATING A REPORT OF SUSPECTED CHILD ABUSE OR MALTREATMENT
SHALL RECEIVE FIVE DAYS OF PAID LEAVE IF THE CHILD  SUSPECTED  OF  BEING
ABUSED OR MALTREATED DIES WHEN THERE IS REASONABLE CAUSE TO SUSPECT THAT
THE  DEATH  WAS  THE  RESULT  OF  INJURIES  SUFFERED  FROM SUCH ABUSE OR
MALTREATMENT.
  (B) THE ENTIRE PERIOD OF THE LEAVE OF ABSENCE GRANTED PURSUANT TO THIS
SUBDIVISION SHALL BE EXCUSED LEAVE AND SHALL NOT BE CHARGED AGAINST  ANY
OTHER LEAVE SUCH EMPLOYEE IS OTHERWISE ENTITLED TO.
  2.  EACH LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT SHALL OFFER EVERY NON-SUPERVI-
SORY LOCAL CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES EMPLOYEE SUBJECT TO SUBDIVISION ONE
OF THIS SECTION COUNSELING OR PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSISTANCE IMMEDIATELY AFTER
THE DEATH OF THE CHILD. SUCH ASSISTANCE SHALL BE OFFERED AT NO  COST  TO
THE EMPLOYEE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00502-01-5

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