Requires all licensed and registered child day care centers, including small day care centers, and group and family day care homes to carry a minimum of one million dollars of general liability insurance.
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ S. 3662 A. 4770 2013-2014 Regular Sessions S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y February 8, 2013 ___________IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. ZELDIN, BOYLE, MARTINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Children and Families IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Children and Families AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to requiring all licensed and registered child day care centers to carry general liability insurance THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 390 of the social services law is amended by adding a new subdivision 14 to read as follows: 14. THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES SHALL REQUIRE ALL LICENSED AND REGISTERED CHILD DAY CARE CENTERS, INCLUDING SMALL DAY CARE CENTERS, AND GROUP AND FAMILY DAY CARE HOMES, TO CARRY A MINIMUM OF ONE MILLION DOLLARS OF GENERAL LIABILITY INSURANCE. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD08170-01-3