senate Bill S5905

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Broadens the focus of the New York state committee for the coordination of police services to elderly persons

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 25, 2015 signed chap.244
Sep 15, 2015 delivered to governor
Jun 15, 2015 returned to assembly
passed senate
substituted for s5905
Jun 15, 2015 substituted by a928
ordered to third reading cal.1596
Jun 11, 2015 referred to rules

S5905 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A928
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง844-b, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S7872, A9082

S5905 - Summary

Broadens the focus of the New York state committee for the coordination of police services to elderly persons; relates to the evaluation of Triad programs.

S5905 - Sponsor Memo

S5905 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5905

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 11, 2015
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to broadening  the  focus
  of  the  New  York  state  committee  for  the  coordination of police
  services to elderly persons

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

  Section  1. The opening paragraph of subdivision 3 of section 844-b of
the executive law, as added by chapter 111  of  the  laws  of  1993,  is
amended to read as follows:
  The  committee  shall  advise  the  division, the state police, county
sheriffs and other local law enforcement agencies, and senior  advocates
chosen in consultation with the state office for the aging, in the study
and   evaluation  of  ["Triad  Programs"  as  an]  effective  [response]
RESPONSES, INCLUDING "TRIAD PROGRAMS," to the problems of crime  against
elderly  persons.   The committee may also consult with experts, service
providers and representative organizations engaged in the protection  of
the  elderly  and  may  recommend the development of PROGRAMS, INCLUDING
"Triad Programs", in the state of New York  to  assist  the  elderly  to
avoid  criminal  victimization  through the coordinated efforts of state
and local law  enforcement  agencies  and  organizations  which  provide
services  for the elderly. The committee may also recommend policies and
programs  to  assist  law  enforcement  agencies  to  implement  ["Triad
Programs"]  SUCH  PROGRAMS,  including training and prevention standards
and technical assistance. Such recommendations may include  the  follow-
ing:
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02889-01-5

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