senate Bill S7153

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the transfer of unclaimed support collections and unidentified payments; repealer

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Current Bill Status Via A7942 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 30, 2021 signed chap.316
Jul 21, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 10, 2021 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1734
substituted for s7153
Jun 10, 2021 substituted by a7942
ordered to third reading cal.1734
Jun 03, 2021 referred to rules

S7153 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7942
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §111-h subs 5 - 7, 12 - 17, amd §111-h, Soc Serv L; rpld §600 sub 1 ¶(c), §602 sub 3, add §1318, Ab Prop L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A11017
2019-2020: A7602

S7153 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that any funds paid to a support collection unit which have not been disbursed after two years of diligent efforts to locate the person entitled to such funds, and funds which the remitter of such funds has not provided sufficient identifying information to associate the funds with an existing account shall be paid to the state comptroller.

S7153 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7153 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7153
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 3, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the social services law and the abandoned property  law,
   in  relation  to  the  transfer  of  unclaimed support collections and
   unidentified payments; and repealing certain provisions of  such  laws
   relating thereto
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivisions 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 and 17 of  section
 111-h  of  the social services law are REPEALED, subdivisions 18, 19 and
 20 are renumbered subdivisions 12, 13 and 14 and three new  subdivisions
 5, 6 and 7 are added to read as follows:
   5.  EXCEPT  AS  PROVIDED IN SUBDIVISION SIX OF THIS SECTION, ANY FUNDS
 PAID TO A SUPPORT COLLECTION  UNIT  ESTABLISHED  BY  A  SOCIAL  SERVICES
 DISTRICT  WHICH  HAVE  NOT  BEEN  DISBURSED  AFTER TWO YEARS OF DILIGENT
 EFFORTS TO LOCATE THE PERSON ENTITLED TO SUCH FUNDS SHALL BE PAID TO THE
 STATE COMPTROLLER IN ACCORDANCE WITH SUBDIVISION SEVEN OF  THIS  SECTION
 UNLESS  INFORMATION  HAS  BEEN  RECEIVED  THAT  IS LIKELY TO LEAD TO THE
 LOCATION OF THE PERSON WHO IS ENTITLED TO SUCH FUNDS; PROVIDED, HOWEVER,
 WHERE THE SUPPORT COLLECTION UNIT DETERMINES THAT THE PERSON ENTITLED TO
 THE FUNDS IS DECEASED AND CANNOT LOCATE AN ESTATE FOR THE  PERSON  ENTI-
 TLED  TO  THE  FUNDS, OR THE ESTATE DOES NOT CLAIM THE FUNDS, SUCH FUNDS
 MAY BE PAID TO THE STATE  COMPTROLLER  IN  ACCORDANCE  WITH  SUBDIVISION
 SEVEN OF THIS SECTION WITHOUT TWO YEARS OF DILIGENT EFFORTS.
   6. ANY FUNDS PAID TO A SUPPORT COLLECTION UNIT ESTABLISHED BY A SOCIAL
 SERVICES  DISTRICT FOR WHICH THE REMITTER OF SUCH FUNDS HAS NOT PROVIDED
 SUFFICIENT IDENTIFYING INFORMATION TO ASSOCIATE THE FUNDS WITH AN EXIST-
 ING OR PREVIOUSLY EXISTING CHILD SUPPORT ACCOUNT, AND  SUCH  INFORMATION
 CANNOT  BE DETERMINED AFTER DILIGENT EFFORTS, SHALL BE PAID TO THE STATE
 COMPTROLLER IN ACCORDANCE WITH SUBDIVISION SEVEN OF THIS SECTION.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD11760-01-1

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