|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Aug 08, 2022||signed chap.486|
|Aug 05, 2022||delivered to governor|
|Jun 02, 2022||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.1899
substituted for s8216
|Jun 02, 2022||substituted by a9273|
ordered to third reading cal.1899
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Feb 02, 2022||referred to crime victims, crime and correction|
senate Bill S8216Signed By Governor
Current Bill Status Via A9273 - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S8216 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Correction Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd Cor L, generally; amd §§259-h & 259-i, Exec L; amd §101.00, Loc Fin L; amd §10.03, Ment Hyg L; amd §60.05, Pen L; amd §3502, Pub Health L; amd §194, Soc Serv L; amd §§9-143, 9-149, 9-154, 9-156, 408.1.1 & E106.4.8, NYC Ad Cd
S8216 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8216 SPONSOR: RIVERA TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the correction law, the executive law, the local finance law, the mental hygiene law, the penal law, the public health law, the social services law and the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to replacing instances of the words inmate or inmates with the words incarcerated individual or incarcerated individuals PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To amend any reference to the word or variations of the words "inmate" or "inmates" in state law with the words "incarcerated individual" or "incarcerated individuals". SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: This bill changes current references to the word inmate or inmates with the words incarcerated individual or incarcerated individuals.
S8216 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8216 I N S E N A T E February 2, 2022 ___________ Introduced by Sen. RIVERA -- 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, the executive law, the local finance law, the mental hygiene law, the penal law, the public health law, the social services law and the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to replacing instances of the words inmate or inmates with the words incarcerated individual or incarcerated indi- viduals THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 18 of section 45 of the correction law, as added by chapter 432 of the laws of 2021, is renumbered subdivision 19 and is amended to read as follows: 19. Establish standards and guidelines for a program of medication assisted treatment for [inmates] INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS in county jails and/or county correctional facilities equivalent to the program established in state correctional facilities pursuant to section six hundred twenty-six of this chapter and submit an annual report consist- ent with the requirements of subdivision three of such section. § 2. Section 49 of the correction law, as added by chapter 557 of the laws of 2021, is amended to read as follows: § 49. Commission on prison education. There is hereby established a commission on prison education comprised of nine members who shall study and develop a plan for improving education in the state prison system. The commission on prison education shall consider and investigate the following factors when determining education improvements: the impact on an [inmate's] INCARCERATED INDIVIDUAL'S employment opportunities upon release from prison, the impact on an [inmate's] INCARCERATED INDIVID- UAL'S reintegration into society and the effectiveness in reducing reci- divism. Appointments to the task force shall be made as follows: three by the governor; two by the speaker of the assembly; one by the minority leader of the assembly; two by the temporary president of the senate and one by the minority leader of the senate. The commission on prison EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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