|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 17, 2016||committed to rules|
|May 16, 2016||advanced to third reading|
|May 11, 2016||2nd report cal.|
|May 10, 2016||1st report cal.788|
|Jan 06, 2016||referred to children and families|
|Apr 21, 2015||referred to children and families|
senate Bill S4844
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4844 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4844 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4844 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the family court act, in relation to expanding orders of protection to cover child protective services caseworkers PURPOSE: SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: paragraph (i) of subdivision 1 of section 1056 of family court act, is relettered paragraph (j) and a new paragraph (i) is added. Section 2: Sets effective date. JUSTIFICATION: CPS caseworkers operate in exceptionally difficult circumstances that frequently become dangerous. The job of the caseworker is to go into family settings and look for signs of physical, sexual, and emotional abuse as well as passive and active neglect. By law, caseworkers must take appropriate action to protect the victim, often inciting anger and aggressive behavior from another member of the family.
S4844 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4844 2015-2016 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 21, 2015 ___________ Introduced by Sen. AMEDORE -- 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 expanding orders of protection to cover child protective services caseworkers THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (i) of subdivision 1 of section 1056 of the fami- ly court act, is relettered paragraph (j) and a new paragraph (i) is added to read as follows: (I) TO STAY AWAY FROM THE HOME OR PLACE OF EMPLOYMENT OF ANY CASEWORK- ER CURRENTLY ASSIGNED TO THE CHILD BY THE APPROPRIATE CHILD PROTECTIVE AGENCY, AS DEFINED BY SUBDIVISION (I) OF SECTION ONE THOUSAND TWELVE OF THIS ARTICLE; S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03947-01-5
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