assembly Bill A2278

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to home stability support supplement programs

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Current Bill Status - Stricken


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Jan 29, 2021 enacting clause stricken
Jan 14, 2021 referred to social services

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A2278 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S856
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add §131-bb, amd §153, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A8178, S9195
2019-2020: A1620, S2375

A2278 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the creation of home stability support supplement programs.

A2278 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2278
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 14, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. HEVESI, BARRON, GOTTFRIED, BRAUNSTEIN, BARNWELL,
   QUART, NIOU, PAULIN, ENGLEBRIGHT, SIMON, ROZIC, LUPARDO, RA,  B. MILL-
   ER,  HUNTER,  O'DONNELL,  J. M. GIGLIO,  ABINANTI, DICKENS, SEAWRIGHT,
   FAHY, WEPRIN, PEOPLES-STOKES, JEAN-PIERRE,  AUBRY,  VANEL,  M. MILLER,
   COLTON,  CYMBROWITZ, TAYLOR, SANTABARBARA, GUNTHER, DE LA ROSA, RAMOS,
   PICHARDO, BENEDETTO, DAVILA, COOK, J. RIVERA, STIRPE,  BICHOTTE HERME-
   LYN,   JOYNER,   FERNANDEZ,   BARRETT,   DILAN,  DINOWITZ,  MORINELLO,
   PHEFFER AMATO,  THIELE,  EPSTEIN,  L. ROSENTHAL,  REYES,  EICHENSTEIN,
   BRONSON,  PRETLOW,  D. ROSENTHAL, BUTTENSCHON, BLANKENBUSH, PALMESANO,
   JONES, HYNDMAN, ASHBY, OTIS, JACOBSON,  WILLIAMS,  ABBATE,  RODRIGUEZ,
   CRUZ, PERRY, ZEBROWSKI, KIM, FALL, RICHARDSON, LAVINE, CARROLL, GLICK,
   WOERNER, NOLAN, WALKER, DARLING, FRONTUS, MAGNARELLI, McMAHON, SAYEGH,
   STECK,  STERN,  WALLACE  --  Multi-Sponsored  by -- M. of A. BRABENEC,
   CAHILL, DeSTEFANO,  DiPIETRO,  FITZPATRICK,  FRIEND,  GALEF,  GRIFFIN,
   MANKTELOW,  McDONOUGH, MONTESANO, SALKA, SOLAGES, TAGUE, 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
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.