Bill Text: NY A03074 | 2021-2022 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Amends the constitution to prevent and mitigate adverse childhood experiences.

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-1)

Status: (Introduced) 2021-02-18 - opinion referred to judiciary [A03074 Detail]

Download: New_York-2021-A03074-Introduced.html



                STATE OF NEW YORK
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                                          3074

                               2021-2022 Regular Sessions

                   IN ASSEMBLY

                                    January 22, 2021
                                       ___________

        Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  HEVESI,  AUBRY, L. ROSENTHAL, CRUZ, LUPARDO,
          EPSTEIN, COLTON, SIMON, SEAWRIGHT, BARRON -- Multi-Sponsored by --  M.
          of  A.  TAGUE,  TAYLOR  --  read once and referred to the Committee on
          Children and Families

                    CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

        proposing an amendment to article 17 of the constitution, in relation to
          preventing and mitigating adverse childhood experiences

     1    Section 1. Resolved (if the Senate concur), That  article  17  of  the
     2  constitution be amended by adding a new section 8 to read as follows:
     3    § 8. The prevention and mitigation of adverse childhood experiences is
     4  a  public concern and shall be addressed by the state and by such of its
     5  subdivisions, and in such manner and by such means, as  the  legislature
     6  may from time to time determine.
     7    §  2. Resolved (if the Senate concur), That the foregoing amendment be
     8  referred to the first regular legislative session  convening  after  the
     9  next  succeeding  general  election  of members of the assembly, and, in
    10  conformity with  section  1  of  article  19  of  the  constitution,  be
    11  published for 3 months previous to the time of such election.





         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD89011-01-1
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