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Meeting Name: Committee on Youth Services Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 9/28/2017 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
Jointly with the Committee on General Welfare
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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Attachments: Attachments - Int. No. 1619, Attachments for Oversight, Attachments - Int. No. 1699, Attachments - Int. No. 1700, Attachments - Int. No. 1705, Attachments - Int. No. 1706
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T2017-6114 *   Oversight - Safe and Accessible Shelters for Homeless YouthOversight Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
T2017-6114 *   Oversight - Safe and Accessible Shelters for Homeless YouthOversight Filed, by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1619-2017 *Corey D. Johnson  Runaway youth and homeless youth who have not accessed shelter services funded by the dept of youth and community development.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Youth and Community Development to provide a biannual reports on the number runaway youth and homeless youth who were not able to access runaway and homeless youth shelters.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1619-2017 *Corey D. Johnson  Runaway youth and homeless youth who have not accessed shelter services funded by the dept of youth and community development.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Youth and Community Development to provide a biannual reports on the number runaway youth and homeless youth who were not able to access runaway and homeless youth shelters.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1699-2017 *Vanessa L. Gibson  Time frames for runaway and homeless youth shelter services.IntroductionRecently enacted amendments to the New York State Runaway and Homeless Youth Act extends the periods of time youth may remain in runaway and homeless youth shelters if municipalities include those extended time limits in the runaway and homeless youth plan submitted to the New York State Office of Children and Family Services. This bill would require that runaway and homeless youth would be permitted to remain in runaway and homeless youth shelters for the extended time limits.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1699-2017 *Vanessa L. Gibson  Time frames for runaway and homeless youth shelter services.IntroductionRecently enacted amendments to the New York State Runaway and Homeless Youth Act extends the periods of time youth may remain in runaway and homeless youth shelters if municipalities include those extended time limits in the runaway and homeless youth plan submitted to the New York State Office of Children and Family Services. This bill would require that runaway and homeless youth would be permitted to remain in runaway and homeless youth shelters for the extended time limits.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1700-2017 *Corey D. Johnson  Shelter for runaway and homeless youth.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) to report annually on runaway and homeless youth. The reports would include a description of the size and characteristics of the current population of runaway and homeless youth, a description of the service needs of the current population, a breakdown of the youth who exited the temporary shelter system in the previous calendar year, a description of the public and private resources available to serve such youth. The bill would also require that DYCD would provide shelter to all runaway and homeless youth who request shelter.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1700-2017 *Corey D. Johnson  Shelter for runaway and homeless youth.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) to report annually on runaway and homeless youth. The reports would include a description of the size and characteristics of the current population of runaway and homeless youth, a description of the service needs of the current population, a breakdown of the youth who exited the temporary shelter system in the previous calendar year, a description of the public and private resources available to serve such youth. The bill would also require that DYCD would provide shelter to all runaway and homeless youth who request shelter.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1705-2017 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Runaway and homeless youth entering dept of homeless services shelters.IntroductionThe bill would require the Department of Homeless Services (DHS) and the Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) to create and maintain a process for conducting intake and assessments for any runaway or homeless youth who is seeking to enter a DHS shelter. The bill would require that the process allow runaway or homeless youth to bypass DHS intake centers or assessment shelters and would originate at a runaway and homeless youth shelterHearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1705-2017 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Runaway and homeless youth entering dept of homeless services shelters.IntroductionThe bill would require the Department of Homeless Services (DHS) and the Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) to create and maintain a process for conducting intake and assessments for any runaway or homeless youth who is seeking to enter a DHS shelter. The bill would require that the process allow runaway or homeless youth to bypass DHS intake centers or assessment shelters and would originate at a runaway and homeless youth shelterLaid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1706-2017 *Ritchie J. Torres  Runaway and homeless youth services for homeless young adults.IntroductionRecently enacted amendments to the New York State Runaway and Homeless Youth Act permits shelters for runaway and homeless youth to serve youth ages 21-24, referred to as homeless young adults, if municipalities include the extended age range in the runaway and homeless youth plan submitted to the New York State Office of Children and Family Services. This bill would require the Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) to provide runaway and homeless you services, including shelter services, to homeless young adults in the same manner that services are provided to runaway youth and homeless youth.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1706-2017 *Ritchie J. Torres  Runaway and homeless youth services for homeless young adults.IntroductionRecently enacted amendments to the New York State Runaway and Homeless Youth Act permits shelters for runaway and homeless youth to serve youth ages 21-24, referred to as homeless young adults, if municipalities include the extended age range in the runaway and homeless youth plan submitted to the New York State Office of Children and Family Services. This bill would require the Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) to provide runaway and homeless you services, including shelter services, to homeless young adults in the same manner that services are provided to runaway youth and homeless youth.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
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