|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Dec 23, 2022||tabled|
|Dec 12, 2022||delivered to governor|
|May 10, 2022||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.856
substituted for s2144
|May 10, 2022||substituted by a2441|
|May 02, 2022||advanced to third reading|
|Apr 27, 2022||2nd report cal.|
|Apr 26, 2022||1st report cal.856|
|Jan 31, 2022||reported and committed to finance|
|Jan 05, 2022||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
|Jan 20, 2021||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
senate Bill S2144Vetoed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status Via A2441 - Vetoed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Vetoed by Governor
S2144 (ACTIVE) - Details
S2144 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2144 SPONSOR: SEPULVEDA TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the correction law, in relation to inmates with a seri- ous mental illness PURPOSE: This bill changes the definition of serious mental illness in the correction law to match the definition in the mental hygiene law. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends subparagraph i of paragraph e of subdivision 6 of section 137 of the correction law. Section 2 provides an effective date.
S2144 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2144 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 20, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and Correction AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to inmates with a seri- ous mental illness THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraph (i) of paragraph (e) of subdivision 6 of section 137 of the correction law, as added by chapter 1 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows: (i) he or she [has a current diagnosis of, or is diagnosed at the initial or any subsequent assessment conducted during the inmate's segregated confinement with, one or more of the following types of Axis I diagnoses, as described in the most recent edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, and such diagnoses shall be made based upon all relevant clinical factors, including but not limited to symptoms related to such diagnoses: (A) schizophrenia (all sub-types), (B) delusional disorder, (C) schizophreniform disorder, (D) schizoaffective disorder, (E) brief psychotic disorder, (F) substance-induced psychotic disorder (excluding intoxication and withdrawal), (G) psychotic disorder not otherwise specified, (H) major depressive disorders, or (I) bipolar disorder I and II] IS A PERSON WITH A SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION FIFTY-TWO OF SECTION 1.03 OF THE MENTAL HYGIENE LAW; § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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