assembly Bill A7899A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the appointment of a standby guardian due to administrative separation

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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 27, 2018 signed chap.79
Jun 25, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.595
substituted for s6217a
Mar 26, 2018 referred to judiciary
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.559
returned to assembly
died in senate
Jun 20, 2017 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.613
rules report cal.613
reported
reported referred to rules
Jun 19, 2017 reported referred to codes
Jun 12, 2017 print number 7899a
Jun 12, 2017 amend and recommit to judiciary
May 18, 2017 referred to judiciary

A7899 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6217
Law Section:
Surrogate's Court Procedure Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §1726, SCPA

A7899 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the appointment of a standby guardian due to administrative separation; defines administrative separation and the process for such appointment.

A7899 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7899

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 18, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. ROZIC -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the surrogate's court procedure act, in relation to  the
  appointment of a standby guardian due to administrative separation

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

  Section 1. Section 1726 of the surrogate's  court  procedure  act,  as
amended by chapter 632 of the laws of 2003, paragraph (c) of subdivision
3  and  paragraph  (e)  of subdivision 4 as amended by chapter 71 of the
laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows:
§ 1726. Standby guardians
  1. For the purpose of this section:
  (a) "Standby guardian" means (i) a person judicially appointed  pursu-
ant  to  subdivision  three  of  this section as standby guardian of the
person and/or property of an infant whose  authority  becomes  effective
upon  the  incapacity  [or],  ADMINISTRATIVE SEPARATION, OR death of the
infant's parent, legal guardian, legal custodian or primary caretaker or
upon the consent of the  parent,  legal  guardian,  legal  custodian  or
primary  caretaker; and (ii) a person designated pursuant to subdivision
four of this section as standby guardian whose authority becomes  effec-
tive  upon  the  death [or], ADMINISTRATIVE SEPARATION, OR incapacity of
the infant's parent, legal guardian, legal custodian or primary caretak-
er or upon the debilitation and consent of the parent,  legal  guardian,
legal custodian or primary caretaker.
  (b)  "Legal  guardian"  means  the  court-appointed  guardian  of  the
infant's person and/or property.
  (c) "Attending physician" means the physician who has primary  respon-
sibility for the treatment and care of the infant's parent, legal guard-
ian, legal custodian or primary caretaker. Where more than one physician
shares  such  responsibility,  or  where  a  physician  is acting on the
attending physician's behalf, any such physician may act as the  attend-

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

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A7899A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6217
Law Section:
Surrogate's Court Procedure Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §1726, SCPA

A7899A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the appointment of a standby guardian due to administrative separation; defines administrative separation and the process for such appointment.

A7899A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7899--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 18, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. ROZIC -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Judiciary -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted
  as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the surrogate's court procedure act, in relation to the
  appointment of a standby guardian due to administrative separation

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

  Section  1.  Section  1726  of the surrogate's court procedure act, as
amended by chapter 632 of the laws of 2003, paragraph (c) of subdivision
3 and paragraph (e) of subdivision 4 as amended by  chapter  71  of  the
laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows:
§ 1726. Standby guardians
  1. For the purpose of this section:
  (a)  "Standby guardian" means (i) a person judicially appointed pursu-
ant to subdivision three of this section  as  standby  guardian  of  the
person  and/or  property  of an infant whose authority becomes effective
upon the incapacity [or], ADMINISTRATIVE SEPARATION,  OR  death  of  the
infant's parent, legal guardian, legal custodian or primary caretaker or
upon  the  consent  of  the  parent,  legal guardian, legal custodian or
primary caretaker; and (ii) a person designated pursuant to  subdivision
four  of this section as standby guardian whose authority becomes effec-
tive upon the death [or], ADMINISTRATIVE SEPARATION,  OR  incapacity  of
the infant's parent, legal guardian, legal custodian or primary caretak-
er  or  upon the debilitation and consent of the parent, legal guardian,
legal custodian or primary caretaker.
  (b)  "Legal  guardian"  means  the  court-appointed  guardian  of  the
infant's person and/or property.
  (c)  "Attending physician" means the physician who has primary respon-
sibility for the treatment and care of the infant's parent, legal guard-
ian, legal custodian or primary caretaker. Where more than one physician
shares such responsibility, or  where  a  physician  is  acting  on  the

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

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