senate Bill S3237

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to substance use disorder and involuntary treatment services for minors

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 02, 2016 referred to children and families
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 25, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 24, 2016 1st report cal.1117
Jan 06, 2016 referred to children and families
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 09, 2015 referred to children and families
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 18, 2015 advanced to third reading
May 13, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 12, 2015 1st report cal.638
Feb 03, 2015 referred to children and families

Votes

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May 24, 2016 - Children and Families committee Vote

S3237
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 24, 2016

aye wr (1)

May 11, 2015 - Children and Families committee Vote

S3237
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 11, 2015

aye wr (1)

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S3237 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8297
Current Committee:
Assembly Children And Families
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §§720, 754, 756, 764, 765 & 767, add §756-b, Fam Ct Act
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S7652, A10119

S3237 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to substance use disorder and involuntary treatment services for minors.

S3237 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3237 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3237

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 3, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- 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 involuntary  treat-
  ment services for minors

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

  Section 1.  Subdivision 3 of section 720 of the family court  act,  as
amended by section 9 of subpart B of part Q of chapter 58 of the laws of
2011, is amended and a new subdivision 6 is added to read as follows:
  3.  Detention  of a person alleged to be or adjudicated as a person in
need of supervision shall, except as provided in [subdivision]  SUBDIVI-
SIONS  four AND SIX of this section, be authorized only in a foster care
program certified by the office of children and family  services,  or  a
certified  or  approved  family boarding home, or a non-secure detention
facility certified by the office and in accordance  with  section  seven
hundred  thirty-nine of this article. The setting of the detention shall
take into account (a) the proximity to the community in which the person
alleged to be or adjudicated as a person in need  of  supervision  lives
with  such  person's parents or to which such person will be discharged,
and (b) the existing educational setting of such person and the proximi-
ty of such setting to the location of the detention setting.
  6. IF THE RESPONDENT IS ALLEGED TO BE OR ADJUDICATED AS  A  PERSON  IN
NEED OF SUPERVISION DUE TO A SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER AS DEFINED BY SUBDI-
VISION  (J)  OF  SECTION SEVEN HUNDRED TWELVE OF THIS ARTICLE, THE COURT
MAY DIRECT SUCH RESPONDENT  TO  ANY  AVAILABLE  SUBSTANCE  USE  DISORDER
SERVICE AS DEFINED BY SUBDIVISION (M) OF SECTION SEVEN HUNDRED TWELVE OF
THIS ARTICLE.
  S 2. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 1 of section 754 of the family court
act,  as  amended  by  section 4 of part V of chapter 383 of the laws of
2001, is amended to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06290-02-5

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