|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 01, 2021||referred to children and families|
delivered to assembly
|May 24, 2021||advanced to third reading|
|May 20, 2021||2nd report cal.|
|May 18, 2021||1st report cal.1127|
|Jan 12, 2021||referred to children and families|
senate Bill S1488
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1488 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1488 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1488 SPONSOR: SERRANO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the social services law and the executive law, in relation to the provision of criminal history background checks free of charge to mentoring programs operated by not-for-profit corporations PURPOSE: To direct the Division of Criminal Justice Services to provide criminal background checks to not-for-profit mentoring programs free of charge. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill amends Subdivision 4 of section 390-e of the social services law to provide that there shall be no processing fee for criminal background checks requested by not-for-profit mentoring programs.
S1488 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1488 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 12, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sens. SERRANO, KRUEGER -- 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 and the executive law, in relation to the provision of criminal history background checks free of charge to mentoring programs operated by not-for-profit corpo- rations THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 390-e of the social services law, as added by chapter 459 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows: 4. Every mentoring program that chooses to apply for a criminal histo- ry background check with the division of criminal justice services shall obtain a set of fingerprints from each individual for whom a criminal background check is to be completed and such other information as is required by the office and the division of criminal justice services. For each prospective employee or mentor for whom the mentoring program completes a criminal background check, the mentoring program shall provide the applicant with blank fingerprint cards and a description of how the completed fingerprint card will be used upon submission to the mentoring program. The mentoring program shall promptly transmit such fingerprint card and the processing fee to the office; PROVIDED, HOWEV- ER, IF THE MENTORING PROGRAM IS OPERATED BY A NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPO- RATION, NO PROCESSING FEE SHALL BE IMPOSED FOR A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK. The office shall promptly submit the fingerprint card and the processing fee, IF imposed pursuant to subdivision eight-a of section eight hundred thirty-seven of the executive law, to the division of criminal justice services for its full search and retain processing. § 2. Subdivision 8-a of section 837 of the executive law, as amended by chapter 561 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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