N.Y. Mental Hygiene Law Section 15.37
Transfer of juvenile delinquents


The commissioner shall receive and arrange for the admission of juvenile delinquents temporarily transferred to his custody pursuant to section 353.4 of the family court act to the appropriate office facility.


Immediately upon the admission of a juvenile as a resident pursuant to this section, the director shall comply with the provisions of section 15.07 of this chapter, and the mental hygiene legal service shall contact such juvenile and explain and make available the facilities thereof. Any juvenile placed pursuant to this section shall be subject to the provisions of article 15 (Admission of People With Developmental Disabilities to Schools)article fifteen of this chapter.

Source: Section 15.37 — Transfer of juvenile delinquents, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/MHY/15.­37 (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Jun. 15, 2024).

Jun. 15, 2024

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Sep. 22, 2014

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