senate Bill S5024A

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Enacts the New York State Reuniting Families Act

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 27, 2019 signed chap.125
Jul 16, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 04, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.227
substituted for a2106a
May 22, 2019 referred to children and families
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 13, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 08, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 07, 2019 1st report cal.629
May 01, 2019 print number 5024a
May 01, 2019 amend and recommit to children and families
Apr 03, 2019 referred to children and families

Votes

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May 7, 2019 - Children and Families committee Vote

S5024A
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Children and Families Committee Vote: May 7, 2019

Co-Sponsors

S5024 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2106
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §384-b, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S4185, A6377
2015-2016: S2516, A2432
2017-2018: S2201, A339

S5024 - Summary

Enacts the New York State Reuniting Families Act; relates to foster care and parents in immigration detention or removal proceedings.

S5024 - Sponsor Memo

S5024 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5024

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 3, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. PARKER, BAILEY, MONTGOMERY, SEPULVEDA -- 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 enacting the New
  York State Reuniting Families Act

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

  Section  1.  This act shall be known and may be cited as the "New York
State Reuniting Families Act."
  § 2. Clause (D) of subparagraph (i) of paragraph (l) of subdivision  3
of  section  384-b of the social services law, as amended by chapter 113
of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  (D) the parent or parents are incarcerated,  INVOLVED  IN  IMMIGRATION
REMOVAL  PROCEEDINGS, INCLUDING DETENTION OR DEPORTATION, or participat-
ing in a residential substance abuse treatment  program,  or  the  prior
incarceration, INVOLVEMENT IN IMMIGRATION REMOVAL PROCEEDINGS, INCLUDING
DETENTION  OR  DEPORTATION, or participation of a parent or parents in a
residential substance abuse treatment program is a significant factor in
why the child has been in foster care for fifteen of the last twenty-two
months, provided that the parent maintains  a  meaningful  role  in  the
child's life based on the criteria set forth in subparagraph (v) of this
paragraph and the agency has not documented a reason why it would other-
wise be appropriate to file a petition pursuant to this section.
  §  3.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03634-01-9

Co-Sponsors

S5024A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2106
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §384-b, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S4185, A6377
2015-2016: S2516, A2432
2017-2018: S2201, A339

S5024A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the New York State Reuniting Families Act; relates to foster care and parents in immigration detention or removal proceedings.

S5024A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5024A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5024--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 3, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. PARKER, BAILEY, MONTGOMERY, SEPULVEDA -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Children  and  Families  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to enacting the New
  York State Reuniting Families Act

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the  "New  York
State Reuniting Families Act."
  §  2. Clause (D) of subparagraph (i) of paragraph (l) of subdivision 3
of section 384-b of the social services law, as amended by  chapter  113
of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  (D)  the  parent or parents are incarcerated, IN IMMIGRATION DETENTION
OR IMMIGRATION REMOVAL PROCEEDINGS, or participating  in  a  residential
substance  abuse  treatment  program,  or the prior incarceration, IMMI-
GRATION DETENTION OR IMMIGRATION REMOVAL PROCEEDINGS,  or  participation
of  a  parent  or  parents  in  a  residential substance abuse treatment
program is a significant factor in why the child has been in foster care
for fifteen of the last twenty-two  months,  provided  that  the  parent
maintains  a  meaningful  role in the child's life based on the criteria
set forth in subparagraph (v) of this paragraph and the agency  has  not
documented  a  reason  why  it  would otherwise be appropriate to file a
petition pursuant to this section.
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03634-06-9

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