New York Social Services Law - SOS

This is FindLaw's hosted version of New York's Social Services Law. Use this page to navigate to all sections within the Social Services Law. Expand sections by using the arrow icons.

  • Article 1. Short Title;  Definitions
  • Article 2. Department and State Board of Social Welfare
  • Article 2-A. Shelter and Supported Housing Programs
  • Article 3. Local Public Welfare Organization;  Powers and Duties
  • Article 4. Residence and Removal
  • Article 5. Assistance and Care
  • Article 6. Children
  • Article 6-A. Domestic Violence Prevention Act
  • Article 7. Residential Care Programs for Adults and Children
  • Article 8. New York State Rural Human Services Networking Program
  • Article 8-A. Nutrition Outreach and Public Education Program
  • Article 8-B. Transitional Care
  • Article 9-A. Berkshire Industrial Farm
  • Article 9-B. Adult Protective Services
  • Article 10. General Provisions Applicable to Charitable Institutions
  • Article 10-A. William B. Hoyt Memorial Children and Family Trust Fund Act
  • Article 10-B. Statewide Settlement House Program
  • Article 10-C. State Council on Children and Families
  • Article 10-D. Services for Victims of Human Trafficking
  • Article 11. Protection of People with Special Needs
  • Article 12. Construction;  Laws Repealed;  When to Take Effect

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