assembly Bill A6977

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Integrates community supervision programs into an individual's schedule

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Apr 19, 2021 referred to correction

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A6977 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S643
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §201, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A7605, S8741
2019-2020: A5104, S1698

A6977 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to integrating community supervision programs into an individual's employment, educational or vocational training schedule.

A6977 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                   6977
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              April 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  DAVILA,  WEPRIN,  JACOBSON  -- read once and
   referred to the Committee on Correction
 
 AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to integrating community
   supervision programs into an individual's employment,  educational  or
   vocational training schedule

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 201  of  the  correction  law,  as
 added  by section 32 of subpart A of part C of chapter 62 of the laws of
 2011, is amended to read as follows:
   5. The department shall assist inmates eligible for  community  super-
 vision  and  [inmates]  INDIVIDUALS  who are on community supervision to
 secure employment, educational or vocational training, and housing.  ANY
 PROGRAM THE DEPARTMENT REQUIRES A PERSON  ON  COMMUNITY  SUPERVISION  TO
 TAKE AS A CONDITION OF SUCH SUPERVISION SHALL NOT UNREASONABLY INTERFERE
 WITH SUCH PERSON'S EMPLOYMENT, EDUCATIONAL OR VOCATIONAL TRAINING SCHED-
 ULE UNLESS SUCH PROGRAM IS A RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT PROGRAM.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD03458-01-1