senate Bill S4692

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to providing supports and services for youth suffering from adverse childhood experiences

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee


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Feb 23, 2021 reported and committed to finance
Feb 08, 2021 referred to social services

Votes

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Feb 23, 2021 - Social Services committee Vote

S4692
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Social Services Committee Vote: Feb 23, 2021

S4692 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4109
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add §131-aaa, Art 5 Title 12-A §370-c, amd §390, Soc Serv L; amd §305, Ed L; add §2509-b, amd §2510, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10540

S4692 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides supports and services for youth suffering from adverse childhood experiences.

S4692 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4692 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   4692
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 8, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  BAILEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Social Services
 
 AN ACT to amend the social services  law,  the  education  law  and  the
   public  health law, in relation to providing supports and services for
   youth suffering from adverse childhood experiences

   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-aaa to read as follows:
   § 131-AAA. AVAILABILITY OF  ADVERSE  CHILDHOOD  EXPERIENCES  SERVICES.
 EACH  LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT SHALL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE APPLI-
 CANTS AND RECIPIENTS OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE WHO ARE  A  PARENT,  GUARDIAN,
 CUSTODIAN  OR OTHERWISE RESPONSIBLE FOR A CHILD'S CARE, WITH EDUCATIONAL
 MATERIALS DEVELOPED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED
 SEVENTY-C OF THE SOCIAL SERVICES  LAW  TO  EDUCATE  THEM  ABOUT  ADVERSE
 CHILDHOOD  EXPERIENCES,  THE  IMPORTANCE  OF  PROTECTIVE FACTORS AND THE
 AVAILABILITY OF SERVICES FOR CHILDREN AT  RISK  FOR  OR  SUFFERING  FROM
 ADVERSE  CHILDHOOD  EXPERIENCES.  THE  EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS MAY BE MADE
 AVAILABLE ELECTRONICALLY AND SHALL BE PROVIDED AT THE TIME  OF  APPLICA-
 TION, RECERTIFICATION AND ANY OTHER INSTANCES THE APPLICANT OR RECIPIENT
 MAKES CONTACT WITH THE LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT.
   §  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 YOUTH SUFFERING FROM ADVERSE
                           CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES
 SECTION 370-C. SUPPORTS AND SERVICES FOR YOUTH  SUFFERING  FROM  ADVERSE
                  CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES.
   § 370-C. SUPPORTS AND SERVICES FOR YOUTH SUFFERING FROM ADVERSE CHILD-
 HOOD  EXPERIENCES.  1. YOUTH SUFFERING FROM OR AT RISK OF ADVERSE CHILD-
 HOOD EXPERIENCES, AS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH  (C)  OF  SUBDIVISION  ONE  OF
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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