Adds two new ex-officio members to enhance the effectiveness of OPDV’s advisory council: the Department of Correctional Services and the Division of Parole. Both agencies enforce orders of protection against individuals under their supervision, work with abusers and victims who are incarcerated or who are released under parole supervision, and deal with victim safety in the community.
Signed: 2008 Chapter 255
Effective: July 7, 2008
Amends: Executive Law §575(4)(b)