senate Bill S4574A

Vetoed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Creation of a study by the commissioner of the office of children and family services regarding staffing levels

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 18, 2017 tabled
vetoed memo.211
Dec 06, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 08, 2017 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.477
substituted for s4574a
Jun 08, 2017 substituted by a6903a
May 22, 2017 amended on third reading 4574a
Mar 23, 2017 advanced to third reading
Mar 22, 2017 2nd report cal.
Mar 21, 2017 1st report cal.477
Feb 17, 2017 referred to children and families

S4574 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6903
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §500, Exec L

S4574 - Summary

Creates a study by the commissioner of the office of children and family services regarding staffing levels with specific attention to staffing when incidents involving the misconduct of a resident occur.

S4574 - Sponsor Memo

S4574 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4574

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 17, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  executive law, in relation to the creation of a
  study by the  commissioner  of  the  office  of  children  and  family
  services regarding staffing levels

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

  Section 1. Section 500 of the executive law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 2-a to read as follows:
  2-A. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH AND CONDUCT AN ANNUAL STUDY,  TO
BE  DELIVERED  TO  THE  LEGISLATURE ON OR BEFORE THE FIRST OF JANUARY OF
EACH YEAR, ON FACILITIES OPERATED BY THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN  AND  FAMILY
SERVICES  REGARDING  THE RATIO OF NON-ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF TO RESIDENTS.
IT SHALL BE NOTED IN THESE ANNUAL STUDIES THE NUMBER  OF  EMPLOYEES  WHO
ARE CURRENTLY OUT OF DUTY DUE TO AN ON THE JOB INCIDENT AND ARE CURRENT-
LY  ON  WORKERS'  COMPENSATION  LEAVE.   THESE ANNUAL STUDIES SHALL ALSO
INCLUDE THE NUMBER OF STAFF, SPECIFICALLY  DESCRIBING  THEIR  POSITIONS,
WHO  ARE INVOLVED IN ANY REPORTED INCIDENT INVOLVING THE MISCONDUCT OF A
RESIDENT AND A COMPARISON OF THIS DATA TO OTHER OFFICE OF  CHILDREN  AND
FAMILY SERVICES FACILITIES OF SIMILAR SIZE AND A SIMILAR TYPE AS WELL AS
THE DATE AND TIME OF SUCH INCIDENTS.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09690-01-7

S4574A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6903
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §500, Exec L

S4574A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates a study by the commissioner of the office of children and family services regarding staffing levels with specific attention to staffing when incidents involving the misconduct of a resident occur.

S4574A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4574A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4574--A
    Cal. No. 477

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. MARCHIONE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed  to  be committed to the Committee on Children and Families --
  reported favorably from said committee, ordered to  first  and  second
  report,  ordered  to  a  third reading, amended and ordered reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation  to  the  creation  of  a
  study  by  the  commissioner  of  the  office  of  children and family
  services regarding staffing levels

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

  Section 1. Section 500 of the executive law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 2-a to read as follows:
  2-A.  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  CONDUCT  AN ANNUAL STUDY OF FACILITIES
OPERATED BY THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES.
  (A) SUCH STUDY SHALL INCLUDE (I) THE RATIO OF NON-ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF
TO RESIDENTS; (II) THE TOTAL NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES COMPARED TO THE  NUMBER
OF  EMPLOYEES  WHO WERE ON WORKERS' COMPENSATION LEAVE; (III) THE NUMBER
OF STAFF INVOLVED IN ANY REPORTED INCIDENT INVOLVING THE ALLEGED MISCON-
DUCT OF A RESIDENT, INCLUDING THE TITLE OF  SUCH  STAFF;  AND  (IV)  ANY
OTHER INFORMATION THE COMMISSIONER DEEMS RELEVANT.
  (B) UTILIZING THE INFORMATION REQUIRED BY PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDI-
VISION  FOR  EACH FACILITY OPERATED BY THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY
SERVICES, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE  LEGISLATURE  NO
LATER THAN JANUARY FIRST OF EACH YEAR.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09690-04-7

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