senate Bill S641

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to endangering the welfare of a vulnerable elderly person

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 09, 2016 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 30, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 29, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 28, 2016 1st report cal.459
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 15, 2015 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 27, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.962
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 07, 2015 referred to codes

Votes

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Mar 28, 2016 - Codes committee Vote

S641
16
0
committee
16
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 27, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S641
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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S641 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3891
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง260.31, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6865, A9764
2013-2014: S2951, A2781
2017-2018: A1768

S641 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to endangering the welfare of a vulnerable elderly person. Criminal Sanction Impact.

S641 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S641 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   641

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to endangering the welfare of
  a vulnerable elderly person, or an incompetent or physically  disabled
  person

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of  section  260.31  of  the  penal  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  14  of  the  laws  of  2010, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. "Caregiver" means a person who (i) assumes responsibility  for  the
care  of  a  vulnerable  elderly person, or an incompetent or physically
disabled person pursuant to a court order[; or], OR OTHERWISE BY  OPERA-
TION  OF LAW; (ii) receives monetary or other valuable consideration for
providing SUCH care; OR (III)  VOLUNTARILY  ASSUMES  RESPONSIBILITY  FOR
PROVIDING  CARE  for  a  vulnerable elderly person, or an incompetent or
physically disabled person.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the sixtieth  day  after  it  shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01965-01-5

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