senate Bill S710

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes protocols for assisted outpatient treatment for substance abuse

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2026
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 06, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Jan 03, 2018 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 15, 2017 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 14, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.1705
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 08, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Jan 04, 2017 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

Votes

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Jun 20, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S710
22
1
committee
22
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 6, 2018 - Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities committee Vote

S710
7
2
committee
7
Aye
2
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Committee Vote: Feb 6, 2018

nay (2)
aye wr (2)

Jun 14, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S710
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 8, 2017 - Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities committee Vote

S710
8
1
committee
8
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Committee Vote: Mar 8, 2017

nay (1)
aye wr (2)

Co-Sponsors

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S710 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A524
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 23 §§23.01 - 23.29, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7651, A10025
2015-2016: S631, A1823

S710 - Summary

Establishes protocols for assisted outpatient treatment for substance abuse; provides criteria for assisted outpatient treatment for substance abuse; provides for service, right to counsel, hearings, appeals and applications for additional periods of treatment; makes related changes.

S710 - Sponsor Memo

S710 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   710

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. CARLUCCI, BONACIC, BOYLE, FELDER, GALLIVAN, GOLDEN,
  GRIFFO, HANNON, LANZA, LARKIN, LITTLE, MARCELLINO, MARCHIONE,  O'MARA,
  RANZENHOFER,  RITCHIE,  ROBACH, SAVINO, SEWARD, VALESKY, YOUNG -- 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, in relation to establishing
  protocols for assisted outpatient treatment for substance abuse

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

  Section  1.  The mental hygiene law is amended by adding a new article
23 to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 23
            ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE
SECTION 23.01 ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE.
        23.03 DEFINITIONS.
        23.05 CRITERIA FOR ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT  FOR  SUBSTANCE
                ABUSE.
        23.07 PETITION TO THE COURT.
        23.09 SERVICE.
        23.11 RIGHT TO COUNSEL.
        23.13 HEARING.
        23.15 WRITTEN TREATMENT PLAN.
        23.17 DISPOSITION.
        23.19 PETITIONS  FOR  ADDITIONAL PERIODS OF TREATMENT; PETITIONS
                FOR AN ORDER TO STAY, VACATE OR MODIFY; AND APPEALS.
        23.21 FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT.
        23.23 EFFECT OF DETERMINATION  THAT  A  PERSON  IS  IN  NEED  OF
                ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT.
        23.25 FALSE PETITION.
        23.27 EDUCATION AND TRAINING.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01812-01-7

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