senate Bill S516B

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Enhances the assisted outpatient treatment program and eliminates the expiration and repeal of Kendra's Law

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 26, 2018 referred to mental health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 21, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.722
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 19, 2018 print number 516b
Mar 19, 2018 amend and recommit to mental health and developmental disabilities
Jan 24, 2018 print number 516a
Jan 24, 2018 amend and recommit to mental health and developmental disabilities
Jan 03, 2018 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 01, 2017 referred to mental health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 15, 2017 advanced to third reading
Mar 13, 2017 2nd report cal.
Mar 08, 2017 1st report cal.407
Jan 04, 2017 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

Votes

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Mar 21, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S516B
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 8, 2017 - Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities committee Vote

S516
9
2
committee
9
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Mar 8, 2017

nay (2)

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S516 - Details

Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§7.17, 9.47, 9.48, 9.60 & 29.15, Ment Hyg L; amd §404, Cor L; amd §18, Chap 408 of 1999
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4722
2013-2014: S2225D
2011-2012: S4881A

S516 - Summary

Enhances the assisted outpatient treatment program; eliminates the expiration and repeal of Kendra's Law.

S516 - Sponsor Memo

S516 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   516

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  YOUNG, ADDABBO, AKSHAR, AMEDORE, AVELLA, BONACIC,
  BOYLE, DeFRANCISCO, GALLIVAN, GOLDEN, GRIFFO, LANZA,  LARKIN,  LITTLE,
  MARCELLINO,  MARCHIONE,  MURPHY, O'MARA, RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE, ROBACH,
  SERINO, SEWARD, STAVISKY, VALESKY -- read twice and  ordered  printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and
  Developmental Disabilities

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  mental  hygiene  law and the correction law, in
  relation to enhancing the assisted outpatient treatment  program;  and
  to  amend  Kendra's  Law, in relation to making the provisions thereof
  permanent

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  2  of  subdivision  (f) of section 7.17 of the
mental hygiene law, as amended by chapter 158 of the laws  of  2005,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (2)  The  oversight  and monitoring role of the program coordinator of
the assisted outpatient treatment program  shall  include  each  of  the
following:
  (i)  that each assisted outpatient receives the treatment provided for
in the court order issued pursuant to section  9.60  of  this  [chapter]
TITLE;
  (ii)  that  existing  services  located  in  the assisted outpatient's
community are utilized whenever practicable;
  (iii) that a case manager or assertive  community  treatment  team  is
designated for each assisted outpatient;
  (iv)  that  a  mechanism  exists  for  such case manager, or assertive
community treatment team, to regularly report the assisted  outpatient's
compliance, or lack of compliance with treatment, to the director of the
assisted outpatient treatment program;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05836-01-7

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S516A - Details

Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§7.17, 9.47, 9.48, 9.60 & 29.15, Ment Hyg L; amd §404, Cor L; amd §18, Chap 408 of 1999
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4722
2013-2014: S2225D
2011-2012: S4881A

S516A - Summary

Enhances the assisted outpatient treatment program; eliminates the expiration and repeal of Kendra's Law.

S516A - Sponsor Memo

S516A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 516--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  YOUNG, ADDABBO, AKSHAR, AMEDORE, AVELLA, BONACIC,
  BOYLE, DeFRANCISCO, FELDER, FUNKE, GALLIVAN, GOLDEN, GRIFFO,  HELMING,
  LANZA,  LARKIN,  LITTLE,  MARCELLINO, MARCHIONE, MURPHY, O'MARA, PHIL-
  LIPS, RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE, ROBACH, SERINO, SEWARD, STAVISKY,  VALESKY
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the  Committee  on  Mental  Health  and  Developmental Disabilities --
  recommitted to the Committee on Mental Health and Developmental  Disa-
  bilities  in  accordance  with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8 -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the mental  hygiene  law  and  the  correction  law,  in
  relation  to  enhancing the assisted outpatient treatment program; and
  to amend Kendra's Law, in relation to making  the  provisions  thereof
  permanent

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

  Section 1. Paragraph 2 of subdivision  (f)  of  section  7.17  of  the
mental  hygiene  law,  as amended by chapter 158 of the laws of 2005, is
amended to read as follows:
  (2) The oversight and monitoring role of the  program  coordinator  of
the  assisted  outpatient  treatment  program  shall include each of the
following:
  (i) that each assisted outpatient receives the treatment provided  for
in  the  court  order  issued pursuant to section 9.60 of this [chapter]
TITLE;
  (ii) that existing  services  located  in  the  assisted  outpatient's
community are utilized whenever practicable;
  (iii)  that  a  case  manager or assertive community treatment team is
designated for each assisted outpatient;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05836-02-8

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S516B (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§7.17, 9.47, 9.48, 9.60 & 29.15, Ment Hyg L; amd §404, Cor L; amd §18, Chap 408 of 1999
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4722
2013-2014: S2225D
2011-2012: S4881A

S516B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enhances the assisted outpatient treatment program; eliminates the expiration and repeal of Kendra's Law.

S516B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S516B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 516--B

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  YOUNG, ADDABBO, AKSHAR, AMEDORE, AVELLA, BONACIC,
  BOYLE, DeFRANCISCO, FELDER, FUNKE, GALLIVAN, GOLDEN, GRIFFO,  HELMING,
  LANZA,  LARKIN,  LITTLE,  MARCELLINO, MARCHIONE, MURPHY, O'MARA, PHIL-
  LIPS, RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE, ROBACH, SERINO, SEWARD, STAVISKY,  VALESKY
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the  Committee  on  Mental  Health  and  Developmental Disabilities --
  recommitted to the Committee on Mental Health and Developmental  Disa-
  bilities  in  accordance  with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8 -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  mental  hygiene  law and the correction law, in
  relation to enhancing the assisted outpatient treatment  program;  and
  to  amend  Kendra's  Law, in relation to making the provisions thereof
  permanent

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  2  of  subdivision  (f) of section 7.17 of the
mental hygiene law, as amended by chapter 158 of the laws  of  2005,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (2)  The  oversight  and monitoring role of the program coordinator of
the assisted outpatient treatment program  shall  include  each  of  the
following:
  (i)  that each assisted outpatient receives the treatment provided for
in the court order issued pursuant to section  9.60  of  this  [chapter]
TITLE;
  (ii)  that  existing  services  located  in  the assisted outpatient's
community are utilized whenever practicable;
  (iii) that a case manager or assertive  community  treatment  team  is
designated for each assisted outpatient;

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

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