senate Bill S852A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Requires the office of children and family services to track and report elder abuse

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 10, 2016 referred to aging
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 09, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 05, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 04, 2016 1st report cal.677
Mar 15, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Jan 13, 2016 print number 852a
Jan 13, 2016 amend and recommit to aging
Jan 06, 2016 referred to aging
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 15, 2015 referred to aging
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 11, 2015 advanced to third reading
May 06, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 05, 2015 1st report cal.557
Mar 03, 2015 reported and committed to finance
Jan 07, 2015 referred to aging

Votes

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May 4, 2016 - Finance committee Vote

S852A
33
0
committee
33
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
4
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 15, 2016 - Aging committee Vote

S852A
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Aging Committee Vote: Mar 15, 2016

Mar 3, 2015 - Aging committee Vote

S852
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S852 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A83
Current Committee:
Assembly Aging
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §473, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S5376, A8720
2011-2012: S1040, A546
2013-2014: S2323, A591

S852 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the office of children and family services to track and report elder abuse and to issue a biennial report to the governor and legislature regarding the incidence of elder abuse in the state.

S852 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S852 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   852

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  KLEIN, DILAN, GALLIVAN, KENNEDY -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Aging

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to the tracking and
  reporting  of  elder  abuse;  and  providing  for  the  repeal of such
  provisions upon the expiration thereof

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

  Section  1.  Subdivisions  6,  7  and  8  of section 473 of the social
services law are renumbered subdivisions 7, 8 and 9 and a  new  subdivi-
sion 6 is added to read as follows:
  6.  (A)  THE  OFFICE  OF  CHILDREN  AND  FAMILY  SERVICES (HEREINAFTER
REFERRED TO IN THIS SECTION AS THE "OFFICE") SHALL, IN COOPERATION  WITH
THE OFFICE FOR THE AGING, COLLECT DATA ON ELDER ABUSE POSSESSED BY STATE
AND  LOCAL AGENCIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE DIVISION OF CRIMI-
NAL JUSTICE  SERVICES,  THE  DEPARTMENT  OF  LAW,  THE  OFFICE  FOR  THE
PREVENTION  OF  DOMESTIC  VIOLENCE AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, FOR THE
PURPOSE OF IDENTIFYING THE INCIDENCE OF ELDER ABUSE AMONG  THE  ELDERLY.
THE  OFFICE  SHALL  CREATE  INTERAGENCY REPORTING SYSTEMS THAT CONTAIN A
UNIFORM SET OF STANDARDS TO COLLECT AND ANALYZE SUCH DATA.  FURTHERMORE,
THE  OFFICE, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE OFFICE FOR THE AGING, SHALL ESTAB-
LISH A DEFINITION FOR ELDER ABUSE AND THE  MINIMUM  AGE  OF  AN  ELDERLY
PERSON,  THAT ENABLES THE OFFICE TO ACCURATELY COMPARE SIMILAR DATA FROM
DIFFERENT STATE AND LOCAL AGENCIES.  FOR THE PURPOSES OF  THIS  SUBDIVI-
SION, THE OFFICE AND THE OFFICE FOR THE AGING, IN ESTABLISHING THE DEFI-
NITION OF ELDER ABUSE, MAY INCORPORATE THE TYPES OF PHYSICAL, SEXUAL AND
EMOTIONAL  ABUSE, ACTIVE AND PASSIVE NEGLECT, AND FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION
DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION SEVEN OF THIS SECTION.
  (B)  COUNTY  AND  CITY  SOCIAL  SERVICES  AGENCIES,  ADULT  PROTECTIVE
SERVICES  UNITS  AND  PROTECTIVE  SERVICES FOR ADULTS UNITS SHALL REPORT

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

Co-Sponsors

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S852A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A83
Current Committee:
Assembly Aging
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §473, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S5376, A8720
2011-2012: S1040, A546
2013-2014: S2323, A591

S852A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the office of children and family services to track and report elder abuse and to issue a biennial report to the governor and legislature regarding the incidence of elder abuse in the state.

S852A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S852A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 852--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. KLEIN, ADDABBO, DILAN, GALLIVAN, KENNEDY, VALESKY --
  read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Aging -- recommitted to the  Committee  on  Aging  in
  accordance  with  Senate  Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to the tracking and
  reporting  of  elder  abuse;  and  providing  for  the  repeal of such
  provisions upon the expiration thereof

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

  Section  1.  Subdivisions  6,  7  and  8  of section 473 of the social
services law are renumbered subdivisions 7, 8 and 9 and a  new  subdivi-
sion 6 is added to read as follows:
  6.  (A)  THE  OFFICE  OF  CHILDREN  AND  FAMILY  SERVICES (HEREINAFTER
REFERRED TO IN THIS SECTION AS THE "OFFICE") SHALL, IN COOPERATION  WITH
THE OFFICE FOR THE AGING, COLLECT DATA ON ELDER ABUSE POSSESSED BY STATE
AND  LOCAL AGENCIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE DIVISION OF CRIMI-
NAL JUSTICE  SERVICES,  THE  DEPARTMENT  OF  LAW,  THE  OFFICE  FOR  THE
PREVENTION  OF  DOMESTIC  VIOLENCE AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, FOR THE
PURPOSE OF IDENTIFYING THE INCIDENCE OF ELDER ABUSE AMONG  THE  ELDERLY.
THE  OFFICE  SHALL  CREATE  INTERAGENCY REPORTING SYSTEMS THAT CONTAIN A
UNIFORM SET OF STANDARDS TO COLLECT AND ANALYZE SUCH DATA.  FURTHERMORE,
THE  OFFICE, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE OFFICE FOR THE AGING, SHALL ESTAB-
LISH A DEFINITION FOR ELDER ABUSE AND THE  MINIMUM  AGE  OF  AN  ELDERLY
PERSON,  THAT ENABLES THE OFFICE TO ACCURATELY COMPARE SIMILAR DATA FROM
DIFFERENT STATE AND LOCAL AGENCIES.  FOR THE PURPOSES OF  THIS  SUBDIVI-
SION, THE OFFICE AND THE OFFICE FOR THE AGING, IN ESTABLISHING THE DEFI-
NITION OF ELDER ABUSE, MAY INCORPORATE THE TYPES OF PHYSICAL, SEXUAL AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01431-02-6

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