|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 19, 2017||referred to aging|
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1840
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Feb 14, 2017||reported and committed to finance|
|Jan 04, 2017||referred to aging|
senate Bill S509
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S509 (ACTIVE) - Details
S509 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Provides for a financial exploitation prevention outreach, education and training program and fund; authorizes the director of the office of the aging to award grants to qualified agencies to establish local elderly exploitation, outreach, education and training programs; outlines elements of such program.
S509 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S509 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the elder law, in relation to financial exploitation of the elderly and to amend the state finance law, in relation to creating the financial exploitation outreach, education and training fund PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF THE BILL : To protect the elderly from financial exploitation through educational programs. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1. Amends the Elder Law, section 202 by adding a new subdivision 16. Provides that the State Office for the Acing shall conduct outreach, education and training programs for financial institutions. Section 2. Amends the Elder Law by adding a new section 219-a. Creates the Financial Exploitation, Outreach, Education and Training Program to be administered by the New York State Office for the Aging. Describes the activities and of such program. Authorizes the Director to convene an advisory committee to be comprised of at least seven but no more than, twelve members. Specifies the backgrounds of such advisory committee members.
S509 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 509 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 4, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sen. DIAZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Aging AN ACT to amend the elder law, in relation to financial exploitation of the elderly and to amend the state finance law, in relation to creat- ing the financial exploitation outreach, education and training fund THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 202 of the elder law is amended by adding a new subdivision 17 to read as follows: 17. TO CONDUCT AN OUTREACH, EDUCATION AND TRAINING PROGRAM FOR FINAN- CIAL INSTITUTIONS AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION SIX OF SECTION 470.00 OF THE PENAL LAW. § 2. The elder law is amended by adding a new section 219-a to read as follows: § 219-A. FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION, OUTREACH, EDUCATION AND TRAINING PROGRAM. 1. DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE TERM "DESIGNATED AGENCY" SHALL HAVE THE MEANING ASCRIBED TO IT UNDER SECTION TWO HUNDRED FOURTEEN OF THIS TITLE AND "FINANCIAL INSTITUTION" SHALL HAVE THE MEANING ASCRIBED TO IT IN SUBDIVISION SIX OF SECTION 470.00 OF THE PENAL LAW. 2. THE DIRECTOR, WITHIN THE AMOUNTS APPROPRIATED THEREFOR, SHALL, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES, ESTABLISH A FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION OUTREACH, EDUCATION AND TRAINING PROGRAM, HEREINAFTER REFERRED TO AS "THE PROGRAM" FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROVIDING AN EDUCATION, OUTREACH AND TRAINING PROGRAM TO FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS, TO CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNT- ANTS LICENSED IN THIS STATE, TO ANY PREPARER OF TAXES OPERATING IN THIS STATE AND TO ATTORNEYS LICENSED IN THIS STATE. THE PROGRAM SHALL BE A VOLUNTARY PROGRAM. THE DIRECTOR, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE OFFICE OF CHIL- DREN AND FAMILY SERVICES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES, SHALL EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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