senate Bill S3966A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to enacting the "safe way home act"

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.356
substituted for a5775a
Jun 13, 2019 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 29, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 22, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 21, 2019 1st report cal.859
May 07, 2019 referred to finance
Apr 01, 2019 print number 3966a
Apr 01, 2019 amend and recommit to crime victims, crime and correction
Feb 22, 2019 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Votes

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May 21, 2019 - Finance committee Vote

S3966A
20
0
committee
20
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 7, 2019 - Crime Victims, Crime and Correction committee Vote

S3966A
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee Vote: May 7, 2019

aye wr (1)

S3966 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5775
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §631-b, Exec L

S3966 - Summary

Relates to enacting the "safe way home act"; provides that sexual assault crime victims and crime victim advocates shall be entitled to free transportation to and from medical facilities such sexual assault crime victims had received initial victim services from.

S3966 - Sponsor Memo

S3966 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3966

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SALAZAR -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims,  Crime  and
  Correction

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to enacting the "safe way
  home act"

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "safe way home act".
  §  2.  The  executive  law is amended by adding a new section 631-b to
read as follows:
  § 631-B. SAFE WAY HOME TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM.    NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY
OTHER  PROVISION  OF  LAW, WITHIN AMOUNTS APPROPRIATED FOR THAT PURPOSE,
SEXUAL ASSAULT CRIME VICTIMS SHALL BE ENTITLED TO TRANSPORTATION FREE OF
CHARGE FROM ANY MEDICAL FACILITY IN  THE  STATE  IN  WHICH  SUCH  SEXUAL
ASSAULT  CRIME  VICTIM RECEIVED MEDICAL SERVICES. ANY CRIME VICTIM ADVO-
CATE ASSISTING A SEXUAL ASSAULT CRIME VICTIM AT A MEDICAL FACILITY SHALL
ALSO BE ENTITLED TO TRANSPORTATION FREE  OF  CHARGE  TO  AND  FROM  SUCH
MEDICAL  FACILITY.    THE  OFFICE  IS AUTHORIZED TO PROMULGATE RULES AND
REGULATIONS TO CARRY OUT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amendment and/or
repeal  of  any  rule  or regulation necessary for the implementation of
this act on its effective date are authorized to be made  and  completed
on or before such effective date.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09283-01-9

Co-Sponsors

S3966A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5775
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §631-b, Exec L

S3966A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to enacting the "safe way home act"; provides that sexual assault crime victims and crime victim advocates shall be entitled to free transportation to and from medical facilities such sexual assault crime victims had received initial victim services from.

S3966A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3966A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3966--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SALAZAR -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims,  Crime  and
  Correction -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to enacting the "safe way
  home act"

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "safe way home act".
  §  2.  The  executive  law is amended by adding a new section 631-b to
read as follows:
  § 631-B. SAFE WAY HOME TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM.    NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY
OTHER  PROVISION  OF  LAW, WITHIN AMOUNTS APPROPRIATED FOR THAT PURPOSE,
SEXUAL ASSAULT CRIME VICTIMS SHALL BE ENTITLED TO TRANSPORTATION FREE OF
CHARGE FROM ANY MEDICAL FACILITY IN  THE  STATE  IN  WHICH  SUCH  SEXUAL
ASSAULT CRIME VICTIM RECEIVED INITIAL MEDICAL SERVICES. ANY CRIME VICTIM
ADVOCATE  ASSISTING  A SEXUAL ASSAULT CRIME VICTIM AT A MEDICAL FACILITY
AT THE INITIAL DELIVERY OF MEDICAL SERVICES SHALL ALSO  BE  ENTITLED  TO
TRANSPORTATION  FREE  OF  CHARGE TO AND FROM SUCH MEDICAL FACILITY.  THE
OFFICE IS AUTHORIZED TO PROMULGATE RULES AND REGULATIONS  TO  CARRY  OUT
THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  §  3.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amendment and/or
repeal of any rule or regulation necessary  for  the  implementation  of
this  act  on its effective date are authorized to be made and completed
on or before such effective date.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09283-02-9

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