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Meeting Name: Committee on Courts and Legal Services (inactive) Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 10/20/2014 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: 250 Broadway, Committee Rm, 16th Fl.
Jointly with the Committee on Women’s Issues and the Committee on General Welfare
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T2014-1829 *   Oversight - Coordination of Services for Victims of Domestic Violence.Oversight Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
T2014-1829 *   Oversight - Coordination of Services for Victims of Domestic Violence.Oversight Filed, by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0361-2014 *Corey D. Johnson  Requiring the department of homeless services to grant a presumption of eligibility for applicants to the shelter system who are exiting human resources administration domestic violence shelters.IntroductionThe Human Resources Administration (HRA) operates the system of shelter for victims of domestic violence. Pursuant to New York State law, the maximum stay at these shelters is 180 days. Domestic violence survivors who still require temporary shelter after 180 days must enter the Department of Homeless Services (DHS) shelter system. Currently, these families must go to DHS’ intake facility for an eligibility assessment prior to being admitted to a DHS shelter. This bill would require DHS to automatically deem domestic violence survivors eligible for shelter if applicants are no longer eligible for HRA domestic violence shelter because they have reached the maximum length of stay, HRA has provided DHS notice of the upcoming exit, which the bill would require HRA to provide, and applicants report to DHS on the day they exit the HRA shelter.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0361-2014 *Corey D. Johnson  Requiring the department of homeless services to grant a presumption of eligibility for applicants to the shelter system who are exiting human resources administration domestic violence shelters.IntroductionThe Human Resources Administration (HRA) operates the system of shelter for victims of domestic violence. Pursuant to New York State law, the maximum stay at these shelters is 180 days. Domestic violence survivors who still require temporary shelter after 180 days must enter the Department of Homeless Services (DHS) shelter system. Currently, these families must go to DHS’ intake facility for an eligibility assessment prior to being admitted to a DHS shelter. This bill would require DHS to automatically deem domestic violence survivors eligible for shelter if applicants are no longer eligible for HRA domestic violence shelter because they have reached the maximum length of stay, HRA has provided DHS notice of the upcoming exit, which the bill would require HRA to provide, and applicants report to DHS on the day they exit the HRA shelter.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Res 0104-2014 *Fernando Cabrera   Require the Integrated Domestic Violence Courts in NYC to issue regular reports on batterer intervention programs.Resolution Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Res 0104-2014 *Fernando Cabrera   Require the Integrated Domestic Violence Courts in NYC to issue regular reports on batterer intervention programs.Resolution Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Res 0161-2014 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr. Proposed Res. No. 161-ARequire wireless telephone companies that offer shared or family plans to allow victims of domestic violence to be released from the account without penalty in instances of domestic violence. (A.7964B/S.5032B)Resolution Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Res 0161-2014 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.  Require wireless telephone companies that offer shared or family plans to allow victims of domestic violence to be released from the account without penalty in instances of domestic violence. (A.7964B/S.5032B)Resolution Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Res 0161-2014 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.  Require wireless telephone companies that offer shared or family plans to allow victims of domestic violence to be released from the account without penalty in instances of domestic violence. (A.7964B/S.5032B)Resolution Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
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