senate Bill S8332

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to defining the term kinship caregiver

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 22, 2020 referred to children and families
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jul 21, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.857
Jul 20, 2020 reported and committed to rules
May 13, 2020 referred to children and families

Votes

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Jul 21, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S8332
16
0
committee
16
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jul 20, 2020 - Children and Families committee Vote

S8332
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Children and Families Committee Vote: Jul 20, 2020

aye wr (1)

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S8332 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10428
Current Committee:
Assembly Children And Families
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §371, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S54, A3496

S8332 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Defines the term kinship caregiver.

S8332 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8332 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8332

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 13, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. PERSAUD -- 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  defining  a
  kinship caregiver

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

  Section 1. Section 371 of the social services law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 22 to read as follows:
  22. "KINSHIP CAREGIVER" MEANS A RELATIVE OR NON-RELATIVE WHO IS ACTING
AS A PARENT AND WHO:
  (A) IS RELATED TO THE CHILD THROUGH BLOOD, MARRIAGE OR ADOPTION;
  (B) IS RELATED TO A HALF-SIBLING OF THE CHILD THROUGH BLOOD,  MARRIAGE
OR ADOPTION; OR
  (C)  IS  AN ADULT WITH A POSITIVE PRIOR RELATIONSHIP WITH THE CHILD, A
HALF-SIBLING OF THE CHILD OR THE  CHILD'S  PARENT,  INCLUDING,  BUT  NOT
LIMITED TO, A STEP-PARENT, GODPARENT, NEIGHBOR OR FAMILY FRIEND.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD16201-01-0

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