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New York Executive Law Article 19-H - RUNAWAY AND HOMELESS YOUTH ACT OF NINETEEN HUNDRED SEVENTY-EIGHT
532 - Short Title.
This article shall be known and may be cited as the "runaway and homeless youth act of nineteen hundred seventy-eight".
532-a - Definitions.
For the purposes of this article the term: 1. "Runaway youth" shall mean a person under the age of eighteen years who is absent from...
532-b - Powers and Duties of Runaway and Homeless Youth Crisis Services Programs.
1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, pursuant to regulations of the office of children and family services a runaway and homeless youth crisis services...
532-c - Notice to Parent; Return of Runaway Youth to Parent; Alternative Living Arrangements.
1. The staff of a residential runaway and homeless youth crisis services program shall, to the maximum extent possible, preferably within twenty-four hours but within...
532-d - Residential Transitional Independent Living Support Programs.
Notwithstanding any inconsistent provision of law, pursuant to regulations of the office of children and family services, residential facilities operating as transitional independent living support...
532-e - Powers and Duties of the Office of Children and Family Services.
The office of children and family services shall: (a) visit, inspect and make periodic reports on the operation and adequacy of approved runaway programs and...
532-f - Required Certification for Residential Programs.
Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, any residential program established for the purpose of serving runaway and homeless youth that serves any...
Last modified: February 3, 2019