|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||referred to social services|
|Apr 19, 2021||referred to social services|
senate Bill S6264
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Social Services Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6264 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6264 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6264 SPONSOR: RYAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the social services law, in relation to caseload stand- ards for preventative services caseworkers PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To establish a caseload standard for preventative services caseworkers within local departments of social services. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section one of this bill amends section 20-a of the Social Services Law to provide that such section will not apply to any regulations estab- lishing caseload standards promulgated pursuant to section 421 (c) of the Social Services Law. Section two of this bill amends 153-k of the social services law to
S6264 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6264 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 19, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. RYAN -- 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, in relation to caseload stand- ards for preventative services caseworkers THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 20-a of the social services law, as added by chap- ter 107 of the laws of 1971, is amended to read as follows: § 20-a. Local personnel; limitations on department's power. Notwith- standing any inconsistent provision of this chapter, the board, the commissioner or the department, acting singly or in unison, shall not have the power, directly or indirectly to prescribe the number of persons to be employed in any social services district providing the district complies with the minimum federal standards relating thereto. PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL NOT APPLY TO THE REGULATIONS OF THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES ESTAB- LISHING CASELOAD STANDARDS FOR PREVENTATIVE CASE PLANNING SERVICES PROMULGATED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION NINE OF SECTION FOUR HUNDRED TWEN- TY-ONE OF THIS CHAPTER. § 2. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 153-k of the social services law, as added by section 15 of part C of chapter 83 of the laws of 2002, is amended to read as follows: (a) Expenditures made by social services districts for child protec- tive services, preventive services provided, as applicable, to eligible children and families of children who are in and out of foster care placement, independent living services, aftercare services, and adoption administration and services other than adoption subsidies provided pursuant to article six of this chapter and the regulations of the department of family assistance shall, if approved by the office of children and family services, be subject to sixty-five percent state reimbursement exclusive of any federal funds made available for such EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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