assembly Bill A2583

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Provides for support and services for unaccompanied minors with no lawful immigration status

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 06, 2022 print number 2583a
May 06, 2022 amend and recommit to ways and means
Jan 05, 2022 referred to ways and means
May 12, 2021 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 19, 2021 referred to social services

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A2583 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S803
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2, add Art 5 Title 12-A §§370-c & 370-d, §§394, 374-g & 393, Soc Serv L; amd §94-b, add §94-d, Exec L; amd §§2511 & 2510, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A7815, S6225

A2583 - Summary

Provides for supports and services for unaccompanied minors with no lawful immigration status including legal representation.

A2583 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2583
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M. of A. HEVESI, EPSTEIN, AUBRY, REYES, ROZIC, WILLIAMS,
   CRUZ, RAMOS, J. RIVERA, WALKER, NIOU, WEPRIN, SIMON, DE LA ROSA, PRET-
   LOW, COLTON, GOTTFRIED, FRONTUS, DICKENS, BARRON,  JEAN-PIERRE,  FAHY,
   SAYEGH, L. ROSENTHAL, FERNANDEZ, GLICK, PICHARDO, PAULIN, RODRIGUEZ --
   read once and referred to the Committee on Social Services

 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  social services law, the executive law, and the
   public health law, in relation to providing for supports and  services
   for unaccompanied minors with no lawful immigration status
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 2 of the social services law is amended by adding a
 new subdivision 39 to read as follows:
   39. "UNACCOMPANIED MINOR" SHALL MEAN A CHILD WHO, PRIOR TO RELEASE  TO
 A NEW YORK RESIDENT SPONSOR, WAS IN THE CUSTODY OF THE FEDERAL OFFICE OF
 REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT AND:
   (A) HAS NO LAWFUL IMMIGRATION STATUS IN THE UNITED STATES;
   (B)  HAD  NOT ATTAINED EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE PRIOR TO BEING TAKEN INTO
 FEDERAL CUSTODY; AND
   (C) WAS NOT ACCOMPANIED BY A PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN  UPON  ENTRY  TO
 THE  UNITED  STATES OR WAS ACCOMPANIED BY A PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN BUT
 SUBSEQUENTLY SEPARATED FROM THAT PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN UPON ENTRY  TO
 THE UNITED STATES.
   §  2.  Article 5 of the social services law is amended by adding a new
 title 12-A to read as follows:
                                 TITLE 12-A
              SUPPORTS AND SERVICES FOR UNACCOMPANIED MINORS
 SECTION 370-C. SUPPORTS AND SERVICES FOR UNACCOMPANIED MINORS.
         370-D. INFORMATIONAL MATERIALS.
   § 370-C. SUPPORTS AND SERVICES FOR UNACCOMPANIED MINORS. 1.   UNACCOM-
 PANIED  MINORS,  AS  DEFINED UNDER SECTION TWO OF THIS CHAPTER, SHALL BE
 ELIGIBLE FOR A RANGE OF APPROPRIATE SERVICES AND SUPPORTS,  WHICH  SHALL
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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A2583A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S803
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2, add Art 5 Title 12-A §§370-c & 370-d, §§394, 374-g & 393, Soc Serv L; amd §94-b, add §94-d, Exec L; amd §§2511 & 2510, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A7815, S6225

A2583A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for supports and services for unaccompanied minors with no lawful immigration status including legal representation.

A2583A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  2583--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M. of A. HEVESI, EPSTEIN, AUBRY, REYES, ROZIC, WILLIAMS,
   CRUZ, RAMOS, J. RIVERA, WALKER, NIOU, WEPRIN, SIMON, PRETLOW,  COLTON,
   GOTTFRIED,  FRONTUS, DICKENS, JEAN-PIERRE, FAHY, SAYEGH, L. ROSENTHAL,
   FERNANDEZ, GLICK,  PAULIN,  COOK,  JACKSON,  GONZALEZ-ROJAS,  FORREST,
   BURDICK, OTIS, ZINERMAN, MITAYNES, DAVILA -- read once and referred to
   the  Committee  on  Social  Services  --  reported and referred to the
   Committee on Ways and Means -- recommitted to the  Committee  on  Ways
   and  Means  in  accordance  with  Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the social services law,  the  executive  law,  and  the
   public  health law, in relation to providing for supports and services
   for unaccompanied minors with no lawful immigration status
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 2 of the social services law is amended by adding a
 new subdivision 39 to read as follows:
   39.  "UNACCOMPANIED MINOR" SHALL MEAN A CHILD WHO, PRIOR TO RELEASE TO
 A NEW YORK RESIDENT SPONSOR, WAS IN THE CUSTODY OF THE FEDERAL OFFICE OF
 REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT AND:
   (A) HAS NO LAWFUL IMMIGRATION STATUS IN THE UNITED STATES;
   (B) HAD NOT ATTAINED EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE PRIOR TO BEING  TAKEN  INTO
 FEDERAL CUSTODY; AND
   (C)  WAS  NOT  ACCOMPANIED BY A PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN UPON ENTRY TO
 THE UNITED STATES OR WAS ACCOMPANIED BY A PARENT OR LEGAL  GUARDIAN  BUT
 SUBSEQUENTLY  SEPARATED FROM THAT PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN UPON ENTRY TO
 THE UNITED STATES.
   § 2. Article 5 of the social services law is amended by adding  a  new
 title 12-B to read as follows:
                                 TITLE 12-B
              SUPPORTS AND SERVICES FOR UNACCOMPANIED MINORS

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01531-02-2