N.Y. Social Services Law Section 390-C*2
Additional powers and duties of the office of children and family services


* § 390-c. Additional powers and duties of the office of children and family services.

1.

The commissioner of children and family services is authorized and directed to promulgate necessary rules and regulations to ensure that, whenever a child day care provider is licensed or registered pursuant to § 390 (Child day care)section three hundred ninety of this article, the police department and fire department of the municipality wherein such licensee or registrant is authorized to operate and the state police shall be notified of the existence of the child day care center, its location and the fact that children are likely to be at that location in the event of an emergency. In those cases where the local municipality does not have a police department or a fire department, the sheriff of the appropriate county shall be notified in lieu thereof.

2.

The commissioner of children and family services is authorized and directed to conduct a study to determine the best method of compiling an accurate and accessible central record of information regarding the safe operation of each day care center licensed or registered within the state. Such record should include but not be limited to complaints by parents or guardians, internal incident reports, reports by police or fire departments, local or state building code violations, any relevant information gathered from utility providers or other visitors to the day care center and any additional information held by another state or local agency regarding a day care provider or a day care center location which could affect safe operation of a day care center.

3.

On or before the thirtieth day of June in the year next succeeding the year in which this section takes effect, the commissioner of children and family services shall report to the governor, the temporary president of the senate and the speaker of the assembly regarding the results of the study undertaken pursuant to subdivision two of this section.

4.

The commissioner of children and family services is authorized and directed, no later than one year from the effective date of this subdivision, to promulgate rules and regulations to require that local social services districts offer child day care providers, as defined in § 390 (Child day care)section three hundred ninety of this title, the option to be paid any monies owed for providing subsidized child care by a deposit directly into a bank account of the child day care provider. Such direct deposit shall only be made at the express written consent of the provider and shall be requested on forms provided by the local social services district and duly filled in by the provider. Such written consent can be revoked at any time by the provider in writing on forms provided by the local social services district. * NB There are 2 § 390-c’s

Source: Section 390-C*2 — Additional powers and duties of the office of children and family services, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/SOS/390-C*2 (updated Dec. 3, 2021; accessed Jul. 6, 2024).

371
Definitions Unless the context or the subject matter manifestly requires a different interpretation, when used in this article or in any ...
371‑A
Procedure
371‑B
Citizen review panels
372
Records and reports
372‑B
Adoption services
372‑C
Putative father registry
372‑D
Adoption services
372‑E
Adoption applications
372‑F
Statewide adoption service
372‑G
Abandoned infant protection program
372‑H
Reporting on post adoption services
373
Religious faith
373‑A
Medical histories
374
Authority to place out or board out children
374‑A
Interstate compact on the placement of children
374‑B
Authority to operate agency boarding home
374‑C
Authority to operate group homes
374‑D
Authority to operate public institutions for children
374‑E
Authority to place out or board out children with therapeutic foster parents
374‑F
Authority to enter into leases for dwelling units
375
Requirement of certificate or license to board children
376
Certificate to board children and/or minors under age of eighteen years
377
License to board children
378
Form, duration and limitation of certificates and licenses
378‑A
Access to conviction records by authorized agencies
379
Revocation of certificates and licenses
380
Boarding and free homes
381
Maternity homes
382
Responsibility for children without state residence
383
Care and custody of children
383‑A
Immunity from liability for application of the reasonable and prudent parent standard
383‑B
Medical treatment for abused, neglected and destitute children
383‑C
Guardianship and custody of children in foster care
384
Guardianship and custody of children not in foster care
384‑A
Transfer of care and custody of children
384‑B
Guardianship and custody of destitute or dependent children
384‑C
Notice in certain proceedings to fathers of children born out-of-wedlock
385
Orders
386
Visitation
387
Ineligibility for public foster care funds
388
Special charters
389
Penalty for violations
390
Child day care
390‑A
Standards and training for child day care
390‑B
Criminal history review and background clearances of child care providers, generally
390‑C
Notice of pesticide applications
390‑C*2
Additional powers and duties of the office of children and family services
390‑D
Requiring barriers to be placed around swimming pools and bodies of water on the grounds of family day care homes or group family day car...
390‑E
Criminal history review
390‑F
Report on child care insurance
390‑G
Pesticide alternatives
390‑H
Notice requirement before closing certain day care centers
390‑I
Notice of inspection report
390‑J
Performance summary card in a city having a population of one million or more
390‑K
Child care availability taskforce
390‑L
Securing of furniture
390‑M
Window coverings
391
Violation
392
Services for relative and non-relative kinship caregivers
393
Court review of placement in a qualified residential treatment program
393*2
Consideration of blindness during guardianship, custody or adoption proceedings

Accessed:
Jul. 6, 2024

Last modified:
Dec. 3, 2021

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