senate Bill S5394

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to adding members to the advisory council and the domestic violence fatality review team

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Current Bill Status -


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

do you support this legislation?

You must fill out the form below in order to support or oppose this bill. X

You must login or fill out the fields below for the senator to have an accurate account of the support or opposition to this bill.

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.
Use this box to enter a message to your senator.

Actions

view actions (15)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 21, 2017 signed chap.248
Aug 09, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 15, 2017 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.304
substituted for a7714a
referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 12, 2017 amended on third reading 5394a
Jun 05, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 24, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 23, 2017 1st report cal.1277
Apr 24, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Mar 24, 2017 referred to social services

S5394 - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §575, Exec L

S5394 - Summary

Provides for the addition of the superintendent of the division of state police to the advisory council and the addition of the office of victim services to the domestic violence fatality review team.

S5394 - Sponsor Memo

S5394 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5394

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. TEDISCO -- (at request of the Office for Prevention
  of Domestic Violence) -- read twice  and  ordered  printed,  and  when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Social Services

AN  ACT  to amend the executive law, in relation to the advisory council
  and the domestic violence fatality review team

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section 575 of the execu-
tive  law,  as amended by section 1 of part A of chapter 491 of the laws
of 2012, is amended to read as follows:
  (b) The advisory council shall consist of  nine  members  and  fifteen
ex-officio  members.  Each member shall be appointed to serve for a term
of three years and shall continue in office until a successor  appointed
member  is made. A member appointed to fill a vacancy shall be appointed
for the unexpired term of the member he or she is to succeed. All of the
members shall be individuals with expertise  in  the  area  of  domestic
violence.  Three members shall be appointed by the governor, two members
shall be appointed upon the recommendation of the temporary president of
the senate, two members shall be appointed upon  the  recommendation  of
the  speaker  of  the  assembly,  one member shall be appointed upon the
recommendation of the minority leader of  the  senate,  and  one  member
shall be appointed upon the recommendation of the minority leader of the
assembly.  The ex-officio members of the advisory board shall consist of
the director of the office, who shall chair the council, and the follow-
ing members or their designees: the commissioner of the office of tempo-
rary and disability assistance; the commissioner of  the  department  of
health;  the  commissioner of the education department; the commissioner
of the office of mental health; the commissioner of the office of  alco-
holism and substance abuse services; the commissioner of the division of
criminal  justice  services; THE SUPERINTENDENT OF THE DIVISION OF STATE
POLICE; the director of the office of probation and correctional  alter-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10154-01-7

S5394A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §575, Exec L

S5394A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the addition of the superintendent of the division of state police to the advisory council and the addition of the office of victim services to the domestic violence fatality review team.

S5394A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5394A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5394--A
    Cal. No. 1277

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. TEDISCO -- (at request of the Office for Prevention
  of Domestic Violence) -- read twice  and  ordered  printed,  and  when
  printed  to  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Social Services --
  reported favorably from said committee and committed to the  Committee
  on Finance -- 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  advisory  council
  and the domestic violence fatality review team

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section 575 of the execu-
tive law, as amended by section 1 of part A of chapter 491 of  the  laws
of 2012, is amended to read as follows:
  (b)  The  advisory council shall consist of nine members and [fifteen]
SIXTEEN ex-officio members. Each member shall be appointed to serve  for
a  term  of  three  years and shall continue in office until a successor
appointed member is made. A member appointed to fill a vacancy shall  be
appointed  for the unexpired term of the member he or she is to succeed.
All of the members shall be individuals with expertise in  the  area  of
domestic violence. Three members shall be appointed by the governor, two
members  shall  be  appointed  upon  the recommendation of the temporary
president of the senate, two members shall be appointed upon the  recom-
mendation  of the speaker of the assembly, one member shall be appointed
upon the recommendation of the minority leader of the  senate,  and  one
member shall be appointed upon the recommendation of the minority leader
of  the  assembly.  The  ex-officio  members of the advisory board shall
consist of the director of the office, who shall chair the council,  and
the following members or their designees: the commissioner of the office
of  temporary and disability assistance; the commissioner of the depart-
ment of health;  the  commissioner  of  the  education  department;  the

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

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.