Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 08, 2020
referred to veterans' affairs
Assembly Bill A10257
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-A10257 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-A10257 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 10257 I N A S S E M B L Y April 8, 2020 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. PHEFFER AMATO -- read once and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to directing the division of veterans' services to route 838 calls to the national suicide prevention lifeline THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 353-b to read as follows: § 353-B. ROUTING OF 838 CALLS; NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE. THE DIVISION SHALL PROVIDE THAT ANY PERSON DIALING THE DIGITS 838 SHALL BE AUTOMATICALLY REDIRECTED AND CONNECTED TO THE NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE TELEPHONE NUMBER. THE DIVISION SHALL WORK IN COOPER- ATION WITH THE OFFICE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SERVICES, LANDLINE AND WIRELESS TELEPHONE SERVICE PROVIDERS AND FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL AGEN- CIES IN CARRYING OUT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD15886-01-0
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