senate Bill S3667B

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires the anchoring of furniture and electronics in child day care centers, public institutions for children and certain other facilities

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 01, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Apr 26, 2018 print number 3667c
Apr 26, 2018 amend and recommit to children and families
Jan 03, 2018 referred to children and families
Jun 07, 2017 print number 3667b
Jun 07, 2017 amend and recommit to rules
Jun 06, 2017 reported and committed to rules
May 10, 2017 print number 3667a
May 10, 2017 amend and recommit to children and families
Jan 25, 2017 referred to children and families

Votes

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May 1, 2018 - Children and Families committee Vote

S3667B
3
0
committee
3
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Children and Families Committee Vote: May 1, 2018

Jun 6, 2017 - Children and Families committee Vote

S3667A
4
0
committee
4
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jun 6, 2017

aye wr (2)
excused (1)

Co-Sponsors

S3667 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5284
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add §390-k, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S3563, A29

S3667 - Summary

Requires the anchoring of furniture and electronics in child day care centers, public institutions for children and certain other facilities.

S3667 - Sponsor Memo

S3667 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3667

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 25, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SERRANO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Children and Families

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation  to  requiring  the
  anchoring  of  furniture  and  electronics  in child day care centers,
  public institutions for children and certain other facilities

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

  Section  1. The social services law is amended by adding a new section
390-k to read as follows:
  § 390-K. SECURING OF FURNITURE. 1. THIS SECTION  SHALL  APPLY  TO  ANY
AGENCY BOARDING HOME, GROUP HOME, CHILD DAY CARE CENTER, PUBLIC INSTITU-
TION FOR CHILDREN, OR ANY AUTHORIZED AGENCY NOT INCLUDING A FOSTER HOME,
FAMILY DAY CARE CENTER OR GROUP FAMILY DAY CARE CENTER.
  2.  ANY  FACILITY TO WHICH THIS SECTION APPLIES SHALL TAKE MEASURES TO
SECURELY ANCHOR TO THE FLOORS OR WALLS OF SUCH  FACILITY  ALL  ITEMS  OF
LARGE  FURNITURE  AND  ALL ELECTRONIC APPLIANCES CAPABLE OF BEING TIPPED
OVER DUE TO DESIGN, HEIGHT, WEIGHT, STABILITY OR OTHER  FEATURES,  USING
ANGLE-BRACES,  ANCHORS OR OTHER ANCHORING DEVICES. ANY ITEM OF FURNITURE
OR ELECTRONIC DEVICE WHICH CANNOT BE SO ANCHORED SHALL BE  REMOVED  FROM
THE FACILITY.
  3.  IF  A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION IS DISCOVERED BY
ANY STATE AGENCY  AUTHORIZED  TO  INSPECT  THE  FACILITY  AT  WHICH  THE
VIOLATION  OCCURS,  THE  AGENCY  DISCOVERING THE VIOLATION SHALL PROVIDE
WRITTEN NOTICE OF THE VIOLATION TO THE OPERATOR OF THE FACILITY  AND  TO
THE  OFFICE  OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES WITHIN TEN CALENDAR DAYS OF
THE DISCOVERY OF THE VIOLATION.  THE  OPERATOR  OF  THE  FACILITY  SHALL
CORRECT  THE  VIOLATION  IMMEDIATELY. IF THE VIOLATION IS NOT CORRECTED,
THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES MAY TAKE  ENFORCEMENT  ACTION
WHICH  MAY  INCLUDE  A CORRECTIVE ACTION PLAN, LICENSE SUSPENSION, CEASE
AND DESIST ORDERS AND FINES.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08484-02-7

Co-Sponsors

S3667A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5284
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add §390-k, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S3563, A29

S3667A - Summary

Requires the anchoring of furniture and electronics in child day care centers, public institutions for children and certain other facilities.

S3667A - Sponsor Memo

S3667A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3667--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 25, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. SERRANO, AVELLA, DILAN, KENNEDY, MONTGOMERY -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Children  and  Families  --  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 requiring the
  anchoring of furniture and electronics  in  child  day  care  centers,
  public institutions for children and certain other facilities

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

  Section 1. The social services law is amended by adding a new  section
390-k to read as follows:
  §  390-K.  SECURING  OF  FURNITURE. 1. THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY TO ANY
AGENCY BOARDING HOME, GROUP HOME, CHILD DAY CARE CENTER, PUBLIC INSTITU-
TION FOR CHILDREN, OR ANY AUTHORIZED AGENCY NOT INCLUDING A FOSTER HOME,
FAMILY DAY CARE CENTER OR GROUP FAMILY DAY CARE CENTER.
  2. ANY FACILITY TO WHICH THIS SECTION APPLIES SHALL TAKE  MEASURES  TO
SECURELY  ANCHOR  TO  THE  FLOORS OR WALLS OF SUCH FACILITY ALL ITEMS OF
LARGE FURNITURE AND ALL ELECTRONIC APPLIANCES CAPABLE  OF  BEING  TIPPED
OVER  DUE  TO DESIGN, HEIGHT, WEIGHT, STABILITY OR OTHER FEATURES, USING
ANGLE-BRACES, ANCHORS OR OTHER ANCHORING DEVICES. ANY ITEM OF  FURNITURE
OR  ELECTRONIC  DEVICE WHICH CANNOT BE SO ANCHORED SHALL BE REMOVED FROM
THE FACILITY.
  3. IF A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION IS  DISCOVERED  BY
ANY  STATE  AGENCY  AUTHORIZED  TO  INSPECT  THE  FACILITY  AT WHICH THE
VIOLATION OCCURS, THE AGENCY DISCOVERING  THE  VIOLATION  SHALL  PROVIDE
WRITTEN  NOTICE  OF THE VIOLATION TO THE OPERATOR OF THE FACILITY AND TO
THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES WITHIN TEN CALENDAR  DAYS  OF
THE  DISCOVERY  OF  THE  VIOLATION.  THE  OPERATOR OF THE FACILITY SHALL
CORRECT THE VIOLATION IMMEDIATELY. IF THE VIOLATION  IS  NOT  CORRECTED,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08484-04-7

Co-Sponsors

S3667B - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5284
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add §390-k, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S3563, A29

S3667B - Summary

Requires the anchoring of furniture and electronics in child day care centers, public institutions for children and certain other facilities.

S3667B - Sponsor Memo

S3667B - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3667--B

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 25, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. SERRANO, AVELLA, DILAN, KENNEDY, MONTGOMERY -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Children  and  Families  --  committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee  --  reported  favorably  from said committee and committed to the
  Committee on Rules --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the social services law, in relation to requiring the
  anchoring of furniture and electronics  in  child  day  care  centers,
  public institutions for children and certain other facilities

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

  Section 1. The social services law is amended by adding a new  section
390-k to read as follows:
  §  390-K.  SECURING  OF  FURNITURE. 1. THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY TO ANY
AGENCY BOARDING HOME, GROUP HOME, CHILD DAY CARE CENTER, PUBLIC INSTITU-
TION FOR CHILDREN, OR ANY AUTHORIZED AGENCY NOT INCLUDING A FOSTER HOME,
FAMILY DAY CARE CENTER OR GROUP FAMILY DAY CARE CENTER.
  2. ANY FACILITY TO WHICH THIS SECTION APPLIES SHALL TAKE  MEASURES  TO
SECURELY  ANCHOR  TO  THE  FLOORS OR WALLS OF SUCH FACILITY ALL ITEMS OF
LARGE FURNITURE AND ALL ELECTRONIC APPLIANCES CAPABLE  OF  BEING  TIPPED
OVER  DUE  TO DESIGN, HEIGHT, WEIGHT, STABILITY OR OTHER FEATURES, USING
ANGLE-BRACES, ANCHORS OR OTHER ANCHORING DEVICES. ANY ITEM OF  FURNITURE
OR  ELECTRONIC  DEVICE WHICH CANNOT BE SO ANCHORED SHALL BE REMOVED FROM
THE FACILITY.
  3. IF A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION IS  DISCOVERED  BY
THE  OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES OR ANY LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES
DISTRICT AUTHORIZED TO INSPECT  THE  FACILITY  AT  WHICH  THE  VIOLATION
OCCURS,  THE  AGENCY  DISCOVERING  THE  VIOLATION  SHALL PROVIDE WRITTEN
NOTICE OF THE VIOLATION TO THE OPERATOR  OF  THE  FACILITY  AND  TO  THE
OFFICE  OF  CHILDREN  AND  FAMILY  SERVICES  IF  SUCH  OFFICE IS NOT THE

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

Co-Sponsors

S3667C (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5284
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add §390-k, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S3563, A29

S3667C (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the anchoring of furniture and electronics in child day care centers, public institutions for children and certain other facilities.

S3667C (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3667C (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3667--C

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 25, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. SERRANO, AVELLA, DILAN, KENNEDY, MONTGOMERY -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Children  and  Families  --  committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee  --  reported  favorably  from said committee and committed to the
  Committee on Rules --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said committee -- recommitted
  to the Committee on Children and Families 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 social services law, in relation  to  requiring  the
  anchoring  of  furniture  and  electronics  in child day care centers,
  public institutions for children and certain other facilities

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

  Section  1. The social services law is amended by adding a new section
390-l to read as follows:
  § 390-L. SECURING OF FURNITURE. 1. THIS SECTION  SHALL  APPLY  TO  ANY
AGENCY BOARDING HOME, GROUP HOME, CHILD DAY CARE CENTER, PUBLIC INSTITU-
TION FOR CHILDREN, OR ANY AUTHORIZED AGENCY NOT INCLUDING A FOSTER HOME,
FAMILY DAY CARE CENTER OR GROUP FAMILY DAY CARE CENTER.
  2.  ANY  FACILITY TO WHICH THIS SECTION APPLIES SHALL TAKE MEASURES TO
SECURELY ANCHOR TO THE FLOORS OR WALLS OF SUCH  FACILITY  ALL  ITEMS  OF
LARGE  FURNITURE  AND  ALL ELECTRONIC APPLIANCES CAPABLE OF BEING TIPPED
OVER DUE TO DESIGN, HEIGHT, WEIGHT, STABILITY OR OTHER  FEATURES,  USING
ANGLE-BRACES,  ANCHORS OR OTHER ANCHORING DEVICES. ANY ITEM OF FURNITURE
OR ELECTRONIC DEVICE WHICH CANNOT BE SO ANCHORED SHALL BE  REMOVED  FROM
THE FACILITY.
  3.  IF  A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION IS DISCOVERED BY
THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES OR ANY LOCAL SOCIAL  SERVICES
DISTRICT  AUTHORIZED  TO  INSPECT  THE  FACILITY  AT WHICH THE VIOLATION

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

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