2012 New York Consolidated Laws
SOS - Social Services
Article 8-B - (466-A - 466-B) TRANSITIONAL CARE
466-B - Care provided by authorized agencies.


NY Soc Serv L § 466-B (2012) What's This?
 
    § 466-b. Care provided by authorized agencies. An authorized agency as
  defined  in section three hundred seventy-one of this chapter shall also
  be  authorized to provide temporary care for persons over age twenty-one
  who meet the requirements of section 7.37-a or  13.37-a  of  the  mental
  hygiene  law  or  on  whose  behalf  temporary  payments  are being made
  pursuant to section 7.38 or 13.38 of the mental hygiene law, who were in
  the care of the authorized agency at  the  time  of  their  twenty-first
  birthday,  and  who  have  remained  continuously  in  the  care  of the
  authorized agency since their twenty-first  birthday.    Notwithstanding
  any  inconsistent  provision  of  law,  in  any case where an individual
  receiving transitional funding is about to be transferred from  a  child
  care  facility  to an adult placement, a transfer plan shall be prepared
  by the sending facility and forwarded to the receiving facility and  the
  individual, and, unless the individual objects, the parents, guardian or
  other  family  members  prior  to  the transfer. The transfer plan shall
  include any information necessary to facilitate a safe transfer, such as
  specific problems, schedule for administering medications  and  behavior
  unique to the individual.

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