Bill A5497-2015

Requires child protective service or other child protective agency to report findings within fourteen days where ordered or requested by court to investigate

Requires child protective service or other child protective agency to report findings regarding children allegedly abused or neglected within fourteen days where ordered or requested by court to investigate, unless just cause can be shown to extend such time to twenty-one days.

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  • Feb 24, 2015: referred to children and families

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STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 5497 2015-2016 Regular Sessions IN ASSEMBLY February 24, 2015 ___________
Introduced by M. of A. NOJAY, CROUCH, TENNEY, MONTESANO -- Multi-Spon- sored by -- M. of A. ARROYO -- read once and referred to the Commit- tee on Children and Families AN ACT to amend the family court act, in relation to investigations of abused or neglected children THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The opening paragraph of subdivision 1 of section 1034 of the family court act, as amended by chapter 329 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows: A family court judge may order the child protective service of the appropriate social services district to conduct a child protective investigation as described by the social services law and report, WITHIN FOURTEEN DAYS OF SUCH ORDER OR REQUEST, UNLESS JUST CAUSE CAN BE SHOWN TO EXTEND THE TIME TO TWENTY-ONE DAYS, its findings to the court: S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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