1. The Laws of New York
  2. Court Acts
  3. Family Court
  4. Article 7: Proceedings Concerning Whether a Person Is In Need of Supervision
  5. Part 7: Compliance With Orders


Section 771 Discontinuation of treatment by agency or institution

Family Court (FCT)

If an authorized agency in which a person is placed under section seven hundred fifty-six

  (a) discontinues or suspends its work; or

  (b) is unwilling to continue to care for the person for the reason that support by the state of New York or one of its political subdivisions has been discontinued; or

  (c) so fundamentally alters its program that the person can no longer benefit from it, the person shall be returned by the agency to the court which entered the order of placement.