senate Bill S2403

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to reviewing suicide prevention programs periodically

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 12, 2019 signed chap.630
Dec 06, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 11, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.90
substituted for a6471
Mar 04, 2019 referred to mental health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 04, 2019 advanced to third reading
Jan 29, 2019 2nd report cal.
Jan 28, 2019 1st report cal.71
Jan 24, 2019 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

Votes

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Jan 28, 2019 - Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities committee Vote

S2403
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Committee Vote: Jan 28, 2019

S2403 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6471
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §7.07, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S6761

S2403 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to reviewing suicide prevention programs periodically and making recommendations regarding cultural and linguistic competency and best practices for screening and interventions aimed at addressing suicide risk factors for minority groups and other underrepresented populations.

S2403 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2403 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2403

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- 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, in relation to reviewing suicide
  prevention programs periodically

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

  Section 1. Section 7.07 of the mental hygiene law is amended by adding
a new subdivision (h) to read as follows:
  (H)  THE  OFFICE SHALL PERIODICALLY REVIEW SUICIDE PREVENTION PROGRAMS
ESTABLISHED, LICENSED, CERTIFIED, OR FUNDED BY THE OFFICE TO ENSURE THAT
THE NEEDS OF INDIVIDUALS AT RISK OF  SUICIDE  ARE  BEING  MET  AND  MAKE
RECOMMENDATIONS TO IMPROVE SUCH PROGRAMS, WHICH SHALL INCLUDE BUT NOT BE
LIMITED  TO:  (1) CULTURAL AND LINGUISTIC COMPETENCY; AND (2) BEST PRAC-
TICES FOR SCREENING AND INTERVENTIONS AIMED AT ADDRESSING  SUICIDE  RISK
FACTORS FOR MINORITY GROUPS AND OTHER UNDERREPRESENTED POPULATIONS.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08779-01-9

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