senate Bill S6118

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Limits the number of cases a foster care worker may have under his or her supervision at any one time to 16 cases

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Children And Families Committee


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S6118 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Children And Families
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §409-g, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S2587

S6118 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Limits the number of cases a foster care worker may have under his or her supervision at any one time to 16 cases.

S6118 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6118 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6118

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MONTGOMERY  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Children and Families

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to  limitations  on
  the number of cases handled by child welfare personnel

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

  Section 1. The section heading of section 409-g of the social services
law, as added by chapter 611 of the laws of 1979, is amended to read  as
follows:
  Training of child welfare personnel; LIMITATION ON CASELOADS.
  §  2.  Section 409-g of the social services law is amended by adding a
new closing paragraph to read as follows:
  NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, THE NUMBER OF CASES  UNDER
THE  SUPERVISION  OF  ANY FOSTER CARE WORKER SHALL NOT EXCEED SIXTEEN AT
ANY ONE TIME.
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the sixtieth  day  after  it  shall
have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11899-01-9

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