senate Bill S872

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the reporting of youth placed in foster care settings and recruitment of foster parents

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 28, 2021 signed chap.11
Jan 27, 2021 delivered to governor
Jan 25, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.24
substituted for a1256
referred to children and families
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 11, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.25
Jan 06, 2021 referred to rules

S872 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1256
Law Section:
Social Services
Laws Affected:
Rpld §17 sub (1), Soc Serv L (as proposed in A.1436-C & S.222-C)

S872 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that the office of children and family services shall, beginning December 31, 2021 and biannually thereafter, make information publicly available on its website regarding youth placed in foster care settings and the recruitment of foster parents; makes related provisions.

S872 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S872 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    872
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. BENJAMIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend a chapter of the  laws  of  2020,  amending  the  social
   services  law  relating  to  reporting  of youth placed in foster care
   settings and recruitment of foster parents, as proposed in legislative
   bills numbers A.1436-C and  S.222-C,  in  relation  to  directing  the
   office  of  children  and family services to make information publicly
   available on the number of youth placed in foster  care  settings  and
   recruitment  of  foster  parents and the effectiveness thereof; and to
   repeal certain provisions of the social services law relating thereto
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision (1) of section 17 of the social services law,
 as added by a chapter of the laws of 2020, amending the social  services
 law  relating  to  reporting of youth placed in foster care settings and
 recruitment of foster parents, as proposed in legislative bills  numbers
 A.1436-C and S.222-C, is REPEALED.
   §  2.  The  office  of  children  and family services shall, beginning
 December 31, 2021 and biannually thereafter, make  information  publicly
 available  on its website regarding youth placed in foster care settings
 and the recruitment of foster  parents.  Such  information  as  required
 pursuant  to  this  section shall be aggregated by local social services
 districts and foster care settings. For the purposes  of  this  section,
 foster care settings shall include, but not be limited to, foster board-
 ing homes, approved relative homes, group homes, group residences, agen-
 cy  operated  boarding homes, supervised independent living arrangements
 and child care institutions. The information posted  on  the  office  of
 children  and family services' website shall include, but not be limited
 to, the following information:

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

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