|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to finance|
|Mar 15, 2019||referred to finance|
senate Bill S4604
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
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S4604 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4604 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes a voluntary registry of individuals with autism, Alzheimer's or dementia who may be at risk of wandering away from home; creates a standardized form available that may be submitted to local law enforcement agencies by family members and caregivers of such individuals that would include identifying information and may include a photograph of the registrant.
S4604 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4604 SPONSOR: PARKER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to assisting state and local law enforcement agencies in establishing a registry to locate certain missing individuals PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to establish a voluntary registry of indi- viduals with Autism, Alzheimer's or Dementia who may be at risk of wandering away from home. This legislation would make a standardized form available that may be submitted to local law enforcement agencies by family members and caregivers of such individuals. This form would include identifying information and may include a photograph of the registrant. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Adds a new subdivision (21) to Section 837 of the Executive Law to direct the Division of Criminal Justice Services to promulgate, in
S4604 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4604 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 15, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sens. PARKER, BAILEY, KENNEDY, PERSAUD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to assisting state and local law enforcement agencies in establishing a registry to locate certain missing individuals THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 837 of the executive law is amended by adding a new subdivision 22 to read as follows: 22. PROMULGATE, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF THE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, A STANDARDIZED FORM THAT MAY BE USED BY STATE AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES AS A VOLUNTARY REGISTRY TO HELP LOCATE PERSONS DIAGNOSED WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISOR- DERS, ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE OR OTHER DEMENTIA, OR WHO ARE OTHERWISE UNABLE TO COMMUNICATE AND WHO LOSE THE ABILITY TO RECOGNIZE FAMILIAR PLACES OR FACES. SUCH FORM MAY INCLUDE IDENTIFYING INFORMATION ON THE MISSING REGISTRANT SUCH AS PHYSICAL FEATURES, MEDICAL CONDITIONS, WHETHER THE PERSON IS NON-VERBAL, AND NAMES OF FAMILY OR FRIENDS TO CONTACT IF THE PERSON IS LOCATED. SUCH FORM MAY ALSO PROVIDE FOR A PHOTOGRAPH OF THE REGISTRANT TO BE SUBMITTED WITH THE FORM. § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall have become a law. Effective immediately the division of criminal justice services is authorized to take any and all actions necessary to implement the provisions of this act on its effective date. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10626-01-9
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