Executive Budget Legislation. This includes the proposed amendments to the Parole Statute, Executive Law §259.
Bill S2812: Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the state fiscal plan for the 2011-2012 state fiscal year.
Summary of Bill S2812:
"Amd Various Laws, generally.
Enacts the financial regulation and protection act as a new consolidated chapter; repeals certain provisions of the banking, executive law and general business law; merges the office of victim services, state commission of correction and office for the prevention of domestic violence into the division of criminal justice services; amends the correction and executive law to merge the department of correctional services and division of parole into the department of corrections and community supervision; eliminates the New York state foundation for science, technology and innovation and transfers the functions thereof to the NYS urban development corporation."