senate Bill S7537A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes crime victim and trauma survivor recovery centers throughout the state

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 16, 2022 advanced to third reading
May 11, 2022 2nd report cal.
May 10, 2022 1st report cal.1221
Apr 20, 2022 print number 7537a
Apr 20, 2022 amend (t) and recommit to finance
Jan 05, 2022 referred to finance
Nov 22, 2021 referred to finance

Votes

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May 10, 2022 - Finance committee Vote

S7537A
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0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S7537 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9094
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 5 Title 12-B §370-e, Soc Serv L

S7537 - Summary

Directs the department of social services to designate five crime victim and trauma survivor recovery centers throughout the state to help individuals who have experienced violent crime, including individuals who suffered gunshot wounds, as well as victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, human trafficking, and hate crimes, and those who had a family member assaulted or killed, free of charge.

S7537 - Sponsor Memo

S7537 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7537
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             November 22, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance
 
 AN ACT to amend the social services law,  in  relation  to  establishing
   crime  victim  and  trauma  survivor  recovery  centers throughout the
   state; and making an appropriation therefor

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Article 5 of the social services law is amended by adding a
 new title 12-B to read as follows:
                                TITLE 12-B
             CRIME VICTIM AND TRAUMA SURVIVOR RECOVERY CENTERS
 SECTION 370-E. CRIME VICTIM AND TRAUMA SURVIVOR RECOVERY CENTERS.
   §  370-E.  CRIME  VICTIM  AND TRAUMA SURVIVOR RECOVERY CENTERS. 1. THE
 DEPARTMENT SHALL FACILITATE THE DEVELOPMENT AND  ESTABLISHMENT  OF,  AND
 DESIGNATE,  FIVE  REGIONAL  CRIME  VICTIM  AND  TRAUMA SURVIVOR RECOVERY
 CENTERS ACROSS THE STATE. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL ESTABLISH PROCEDURES  AND
 CRITERIA  FOR THE DESIGNATION OF SUCH CENTERS ENSURING GEOGRAPHIC COVER-
 AGE ACROSS THE STATE CONSISTENT WITH THIS SECTION.
   2. SUCH CRIME VICTIM AND TRAUMA SURVIVOR RECOVERY CENTERS SHALL  FOCUS
 ON HELPING INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE:
   (A)  BEEN  A VICTIM OF A VIOLENT CRIME, INCLUDING INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE
 SUFFERED GUNSHOT WOUNDS;
   (B) BEEN A VICTIM OF SEXUAL ASSAULT;
   (C) BEEN A VICTIM OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE;
   (D) BEEN A VICTIM OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING;
   (E) BEEN A VICTIM OF A HATE CRIME; OR
   (F) HAD A FAMILY MEMBER ASSAULTED OR KILLED.
   3. THE FOLLOWING SERVICES TO BE OFFERED AT THE CRIME VICTIM AND TRAUMA
 SURVIVOR RECOVERY CENTERS  ESTABLISHED  PURSUANT  TO  THIS  TITLE  SHALL
 INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO:
   (A) TRAUMA-INFORMED CLINICAL CASE MANAGEMENT;

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13675-04-1

Co-Sponsors

S7537A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9094
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 5 Title 12-B §370-e, Soc Serv L

S7537A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the department of social services to designate five crime victim and trauma survivor recovery centers throughout the state to help individuals who have experienced violent crime, including individuals who suffered gunshot wounds, as well as victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, human trafficking, and hate crimes, and those who had a family member assaulted or killed, free of charge.

S7537A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7537A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7537--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             November 22, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens. KAPLAN, BROUK, SEPULVEDA, THOMAS -- read twice and
   ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
   Finance  -- recommitted to the Committee on Finance in accordance with
   Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

 AN  ACT  to  amend  the social services law, in relation to establishing
   crime victim and trauma survivor recovery centers throughout the state
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Article 5 of the social services law is amended by adding a
 new title 12-B to read as follows:
                                TITLE 12-B
             CRIME VICTIM AND TRAUMA SURVIVOR RECOVERY CENTERS
 SECTION 370-E. CRIME VICTIM AND TRAUMA SURVIVOR RECOVERY CENTERS.
   §  370-E.  CRIME  VICTIM  AND TRAUMA SURVIVOR RECOVERY CENTERS. 1. THE
 DEPARTMENT SHALL FACILITATE THE DEVELOPMENT AND  ESTABLISHMENT  OF,  AND
 DESIGNATE,  FIVE  REGIONAL  CRIME  VICTIM  AND  TRAUMA SURVIVOR RECOVERY
 CENTERS ACROSS THE STATE. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL ESTABLISH PROCEDURES  AND
 CRITERIA  FOR THE DESIGNATION OF SUCH CENTERS ENSURING GEOGRAPHIC COVER-
 AGE ACROSS THE STATE CONSISTENT WITH THIS SECTION.
   2. SUCH CRIME VICTIM AND TRAUMA SURVIVOR RECOVERY CENTERS SHALL  FOCUS
 ON HELPING INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE:
   (A)  BEEN  A VICTIM OF A VIOLENT CRIME, INCLUDING INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE
 SUFFERED GUNSHOT WOUNDS;
   (B) BEEN A VICTIM OF SEXUAL ASSAULT;
   (C) BEEN A VICTIM OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE;
   (D) BEEN A VICTIM OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING;
   (E) BEEN A VICTIM OF A HATE CRIME; OR
   (F) HAD A FAMILY MEMBER ASSAULTED OR KILLED.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13675-05-2
 S. 7537--A                          2
 

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