Bill Text: NY A04377 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Provides that the state shall pay to the city or county operating a facility, including whenever a person confined during proceedings pursuant to article ten of the mental hygiene law has been placed in any county jail or penitentiary, or a city prison operated by a city having a population of one million or more inhabitants, the actual per day per capita cost as certified to the state commissioner of corrections and community supervision by the appropriate local official for the care of such person as approved by the director of the budget.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-04 - referred to correction [A04377 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A04377-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          4377
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    February 4, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced by M. of A. WEPRIN -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Correction
        AN  ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to certain reimbursement
          rates
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  Section 259-i of the executive law is amended by adding a
     2  new subdivision 2-a to read as follows:
     3    2-a. Reimbursement rate. Whenever a presumptively released, paroled or
     4  conditionally released person or a person under post-release supervision
     5  or a prisoner received under the uniform act  for  out-of-state  parolee
     6  supervision  has,  pursuant  to  this  subdivision, or whenever a person
     7  confined during proceedings  pursuant  to  article  ten  of  the  mental
     8  hygiene  law  been  placed in any county jail or penitentiary, or a city
     9  prison operated by a city having a population of  one  million  or  more
    10  inhabitants, for any period that such person is not detained pursuant to
    11  commitment based on an indictment, an information, a simplified informa-
    12  tion,  a  prosecutor's  information, a misdemeanor complaint or a felony
    13  complaint, an arrest warrant or a bench warrant, or any order by a court
    14  of competent jurisdiction, the state shall pay to  the  city  or  county
    15  operating  such facility the actual per day per capita cost as certified
    16  to the state  commissioner  of  corrections  and  community  supervision
    17  services  by  the appropriate local official for the care of such person
    18  as approved by the director of the budget.
    19    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD02950-01-9
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