|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 26, 2019||reported referred to ways and means|
|Jan 16, 2019||referred to social services|
assembly Bill A1620
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A1620 (ACTIVE) - Details
A1620 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1620 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 16, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. HEVESI, BARRON, GOTTFRIED, D'URSO, BRAUNSTEIN, ORTIZ, BARNWELL, QUART, NIOU, PAULIN, ENGLEBRIGHT, SIMON, ROZIC, MOSLEY, LUPARDO, SIMOTAS, RA, B. MILLER, HUNTER, O'DONNELL, GIGLIO, ABINANTI, DICKENS, RAIA, SEAWRIGHT, JAFFEE, FAHY, M. G. MILLER, WEPRIN, PEOPLES-STOKES, JEAN-PIERRE, AUBRY, DenDEKKER, VANEL, M. L. MILLER, COLTON, CYMBROWITZ, TAYLOR, SANTABARBARA, GARBARINO, GUNTHER, CRESPO, DE LA ROSA, RAMOS, ARROYO, WRIGHT, BLAKE, PICHARDO, BENEDETTO, DAVILA, COOK, LIFTON, RIVERA, STIRPE, BICHOTTE, JOYNER, FERNANDEZ, BARRETT, KOLB, DILAN, DINOWITZ, FINCH, MORINELLO, PHEFFER AMATO, THIELE, EPSTEIN, RYAN, L. ROSENTHAL -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BRABENEC, CAHILL, FITZPATRICK, FRIEND, LENTOL, McDO- NOUGH, MONTESANO, PALMESANO, SOLAGES, STEC, WALSH -- read once and referred to the Committee on Social Services AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to home stability support programs THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The social services law is amended by adding a new section 131-bb to read as follows: § 131-BB. HOME STABILITY SUPPORT PROGRAM. 1. (A) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, EACH LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT SHALL PROVIDE A SHELTER SUPPLEMENT TO ELIGIBLE INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES TO PREVENT EVICTION AND ADDRESS HOMELESSNESS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS SECTION. (B) FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION: (I) "HOMELESS" SHALL MEAN THE LACK OF A FIXED, REGULAR, AND ADEQUATE NIGHTTIME RESIDENCE; HAVING A PRIMARY NIGHTTIME RESIDENCE THAT IS A PUBLIC OR PRIVATE PLACE NOT DESIGNED FOR OR ORDINARILY USED AS A REGULAR SLEEPING ACCOMMODATION FOR HUMAN BEINGS, INCLUDING A CAR, PARK, ABAN- DONED BUILDING, BUS OR TRAIN STATION, AIRPORT OR CAMPGROUND OR OTHER PLACES NOT MEANT FOR HUMAN HABITATION; LIVING IN A SUPERVISED PUBLICLY EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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