senate Bill S631

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes protocols for assisted outpatient treatment for substance abuse

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 17, 2016 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 16, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.864
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 06, 2016 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 09, 2015 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.1133
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 12, 2015 reported and committed to finance
Jan 07, 2015 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse

Votes

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May 16, 2016 - Rules committee Vote

S631
22
2
committee
22
Aye
2
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 1, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S631
20
0
committee
20
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 12, 2015 - Alcoholism and Drug Abuse committee Vote

S631
6
1
committee
6
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Committee Vote: May 12, 2015

nay (1)

Co-Sponsors

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S631 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1823
Current Committee:
Assembly Alcoholism And Drug Abuse
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 23 ยงยง23.01 - 23.29, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7651, A10025
2017-2018: S710, A524

S631 - Summary

Establishes protocols for assisted outpatient treatment for substance abuse; provides criteria for assisted outpatient treatment for substance abuse; provides for service, right to counsel, hearings, appeals and applications for additional periods of treatment; makes related changes.

S631 - Sponsor Memo

S631 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   631

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. CARLUCCI, BONACIC, BOYLE, FELDER, GALLIVAN, GOLDEN,
  GRIFFO, HANNON, LANZA, LARKIN, LITTLE, MARCELLINO, MARCHIONE, MARTINS,
  NOZZOLIO, O'MARA, RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE, ROBACH, SAVINO, SEWARD,  VALE-
  SKY,  YOUNG  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be
  committed to the Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene  law,  in  relation  to  establishing
  protocols for assisted outpatient treatment for substance abuse

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

  Section 1. The mental hygiene law is amended by adding a  new  article
23 to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 23
            ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE
SECTION 23.01 ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE.
        23.03 DEFINITIONS.
        23.05 CRITERIA  FOR  ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE
                ABUSE.
        23.07 PETITION TO THE COURT.
        23.09 SERVICE.
        23.11 RIGHT TO COUNSEL.
        23.13 HEARING.
        23.15 WRITTEN TREATMENT PLAN.
        23.17 DISPOSITION.
        23.19 PETITIONS FOR ADDITIONAL PERIODS OF  TREATMENT;  PETITIONS
                FOR AN ORDER TO STAY, VACATE OR MODIFY; AND APPEALS.
        23.21 FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT.
        23.23 EFFECT  OF  DETERMINATION  THAT  A  PERSON  IS  IN NEED OF
                ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT.
        23.25 FALSE PETITION.
        23.27 EDUCATION AND TRAINING.

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

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