senate Bill S4126A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a crisis intervention team program

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Mental Health And Developmental Disabilities Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 16, 2020 print number 4126a
Mar 16, 2020 amend and recommit to mental health and developmental disabilities
Jan 08, 2020 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities
Mar 01, 2019 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

S4126 - Details

Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§7.49, 7.51 & 7.53, amd §19.07, Ment Hyg L; add §99-gg, St Fin L; add §209-h, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S6844
2021-2022: S4679

S4126 - Summary

Relates to establishing a crisis intervention team training demonstration program; establishes a crisis intervention team training program advisory committee and crisis intervention team training fund.

S4126 - Sponsor Memo

S4126 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4126

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 1, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and Develop-
  mental Disabilities

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, the state finance  law  and  the
  general  municipal  law,  in  relation to establishing a crisis inter-
  vention team program

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

  Section  1.  The  mental  hygiene  law  is amended by adding three new
sections 7.49, 7.51 and 7.53 to read as follows:
§ 7.49 CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM TRAINING PROGRAM.
  (A) THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH A CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM TRAIN-
ING DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM IN ANY CITY HAVING A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION
OR MORE FOR  THE  PURPOSE  OF  ASSISTING  LAW  ENFORCEMENT  OFFICERS  IN
RESPONDING  TO  CRISIS  SITUATIONS INVOLVING PERSONS WITH MENTAL ILLNESS
AND/OR SUBSTANCE ABUSE PROBLEMS.
  (B) THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH WITHIN THE OFFICE THE POSITION OF
CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM TRAINING PROGRAM COORDINATOR WHO WILL SERVE  AT
THE  PLEASURE  OF  THE COMMISSIONER AND WHO SHALL WORK WITH THE NEW YORK
POLICE DEPARTMENT AND ANY OTHER LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY IN THE STATE THAT
REQUESTS ASSISTANCE TO COORDINATE THE PROVISION OF  CRISIS  INTERVENTION
TEAM  TRAINING  TO  ITS  FIRST  RESPONDERS  AS  A  PART OF A SPECIALIZED
RESPONSE TEAM OR AS PART OF THE TRAINING FOR FIRST RESPONDERS.
  (C) THE CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM TRAINING PROGRAM COORDINATOR SHALL:
  (I) WORK WITH COMMUNITIES TO DEVELOP PARTNERSHIPS,  COORDINATE  ACTIV-
ITIES  AND  PROMOTE  COOPERATION  AND  COLLABORATION BETWEEN THE OFFICE,
OFFICE OF ALCOHOLISM AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES, LAW ENFORCEMENT AGEN-
CIES, DISABILITY SERVICE PROVIDERS AND PEOPLE WITH PSYCHIATRIC OR  OTHER
DISABILITIES  AND  THEIR  FAMILIES  TO  PROVIDE CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM
TRAINING;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04283-03-9

S4126A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§7.49, 7.51 & 7.53, amd §19.07, Ment Hyg L; add §99-gg, St Fin L; add §209-h, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S6844
2021-2022: S4679

S4126A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing a crisis intervention team training demonstration program; establishes a crisis intervention team training program advisory committee and crisis intervention team training fund.

S4126A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4126A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4126--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 1, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and Develop-
  mental Disabilities -- recommitted to the Committee on  Mental  Health
  and  Developmental Disabilities 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 mental hygiene law, the state finance law and the
  general municipal law, in relation to  establishing  a  crisis  inter-
  vention team program

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

  Section 1. The mental hygiene law  is  amended  by  adding  three  new
sections 7.49, 7.51 and 7.53 to read as follows:
§ 7.49 CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM TRAINING PROGRAM.
  (A) THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH A CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM TRAIN-
ING  DEMONSTRATION  PROGRAM FOR THE PURPOSE OF ASSISTING LAW ENFORCEMENT
OFFICERS IN RESPONDING  TO  CRISIS  SITUATIONS  INVOLVING  PERSONS  WITH
MENTAL ILLNESS AND/OR SUBSTANCE ABUSE PROBLEMS.
  (B) THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH WITHIN THE OFFICE THE POSITION OF
CRISIS  INTERVENTION TEAM TRAINING PROGRAM COORDINATOR WHO WILL SERVE AT
THE PLEASURE OF THE COMMISSIONER AND WHO SHALL WORK WITH  THE  NEW  YORK
POLICE DEPARTMENT AND ANY OTHER LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY IN THE STATE THAT
REQUESTS  ASSISTANCE  TO COORDINATE THE PROVISION OF CRISIS INTERVENTION
TEAM TRAINING TO ITS  FIRST  RESPONDERS  AS  A  PART  OF  A  SPECIALIZED
RESPONSE TEAM OR AS PART OF THE TRAINING FOR FIRST RESPONDERS.
  (C) THE CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM TRAINING PROGRAM COORDINATOR SHALL:
  (I)  WORK  WITH COMMUNITIES TO DEVELOP PARTNERSHIPS, COORDINATE ACTIV-
ITIES AND PROMOTE COOPERATION  AND  COLLABORATION  BETWEEN  THE  OFFICE,
OFFICE  OF  ADDICTION  SERVICES  AND SUPPORTS, LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES,
DISABILITY SERVICE PROVIDERS AND PEOPLE WITH PSYCHIATRIC OR OTHER  DISA-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04283-04-0

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