assembly Bill A2106A

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Enacts the New York State Reuniting Families Act

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Current Bill Status Via S5024 - Signed by Governor


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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 27, 2019 signed chap.125
Jul 16, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 04, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.227
substituted for a2106a
Jun 04, 2019 substituted by s5024a
May 13, 2019 amended on third reading 2106a
May 02, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.227
Apr 30, 2019 reported
Jan 22, 2019 referred to children and families

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May 7, 2019 - Children and Families committee Vote

S5024A
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committee
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 7, 2019

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A2106 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5024
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §384-b, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6377, S4185
2015-2016: A2432, S2516
2017-2018: A339, S2201

A2106 - Summary

Enacts the New York State Reuniting Families Act; relates to foster care and parents in immigration detention or removal proceedings.

A2106 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2106

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. KIM, MOSLEY, JAFFEE, CRESPO, STECK, FAHY, FRIEND,
  JEAN-PIERRE,  NIOU  --  Multi-Sponsored  by  -- M. of A. ABBATE, COOK,
  PERRY -- read once and referred to the Committee on Children and Fami-
  lies

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to enacting the New
  York State Reuniting Families Act

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

  Section  1.  This act shall be known and may be cited as the "New York
State Reuniting Families Act."
  § 2. Clause (D) of subparagraph (i) of paragraph (l) of subdivision  3
of  section  384-b of the social services law, as amended by chapter 113
of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  (D) the parent or parents are incarcerated,  INVOLVED  IN  IMMIGRATION
REMOVAL  PROCEEDINGS, INCLUDING DETENTION OR DEPORTATION, or participat-
ing in a residential substance abuse treatment  program,  or  the  prior
incarceration, INVOLVEMENT IN IMMIGRATION REMOVAL PROCEEDINGS, INCLUDING
DETENTION  OR  DEPORTATION, or participation of a parent or parents in a
residential substance abuse treatment program is a significant factor in
why the child has been in foster care for fifteen of the last twenty-two
months, provided that the parent maintains  a  meaningful  role  in  the
child's life based on the criteria set forth in subparagraph (v) of this
paragraph and the agency has not documented a reason why it would other-
wise be appropriate to file a petition pursuant to this section.
  §  3.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03634-01-9

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A2106A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5024
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §384-b, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6377, S4185
2015-2016: A2432, S2516
2017-2018: A339, S2201

A2106A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the New York State Reuniting Families Act; relates to foster care and parents in immigration detention or removal proceedings.

A2106A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2106--A
                                                        Cal. No. 227

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. KIM, MOSLEY, JAFFEE, CRESPO, STECK, FAHY, FRIEND,
  JEAN-PIERRE,  NIOU,  CRUZ  --  Multi-Sponsored  by -- M. of A. ABBATE,
  COOK, PERRY -- read once and referred to the Committee on Children and
  Families -- reported from committee,  advanced  to  a  third  reading,
  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,  retaining its place on the order of
  third reading

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to enacting the New
  York State Reuniting Families Act

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

  Section  1.  This act shall be known and may be cited as the "New York
State Reuniting Families Act."
  § 2. Clause (D) of subparagraph (i) of paragraph (l) of subdivision  3
of  section  384-b of the social services law, as amended by chapter 113
of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  (D) the parent or parents are incarcerated, IN  IMMIGRATION  DETENTION
OR  IMMIGRATION  REMOVAL  PROCEEDINGS, or participating in a residential
substance abuse treatment program, or  the  prior  incarceration,  IMMI-
GRATION  DETENTION  OR IMMIGRATION REMOVAL PROCEEDINGS, or participation
of a parent or  parents  in  a  residential  substance  abuse  treatment
program is a significant factor in why the child has been in foster care
for  fifteen  of  the  last  twenty-two months, provided that the parent
maintains a meaningful role in the child's life based  on  the  criteria
set  forth  in subparagraph (v) of this paragraph and the agency has not
documented a reason why it would otherwise  be  appropriate  to  file  a
petition pursuant to this section.
  §  3.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03634-07-9

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