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File #: Int 1729-2019    Version: * Name: Requiring ACS to provide information to parents or caretakers about their right to appeal to expunge a case record during an ACS investigation.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on General Welfare
On agenda: 9/25/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring ACS to provide information to parents or caretakers about their right to appeal to expunge a case record during an ACS investigation
Sponsors: Stephen T. Levin, Deborah L. Rose, Margaret S. Chin, Diana Ayala , Alicka Ampry-Samuel , Brad S. Lander
Council Member Sponsors: 6
Summary: This bill would require the Administration for Children’s Services (ACS) to provide a parent or caretaker written information about their right to file an appeal with the New York State Office of Children and Family Services to expunge a case record after an indicated report is made against a parent or caretaker during an ACS child protective investigation.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1729, 2. Int. No. 1729, 3. September 25, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 9-25-19

Int. No. 1729

 

By Council Members Levin, Rose, Chin, Ayala, Ampry-Samuel and Lander

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring ACS to provide information to parents or caretakers about their right to appeal to expunge a case record during an ACS investigation

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 9 of title 21 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 21-919 to read as follows:

§ 21-919 Information regarding right to appeal to expunge case record. a. After an indicated report is made against a parent or caretaker during an ACS child protective investigation, ACS shall provide to the parent or caretaker written information regarding how to file an appeal with the New York state office of children and family services to expunge a case record pursuant to section 422 of the social services law.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 90 days after it becomes law.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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7/18/2019