§ 201 Office for the Aging; Director
§ 202 General Powers and Duties of Office
§ 203 Programs for the Aging
§ 204 Records of Available Space
§ 205 Exclusion From Mandatory Retirement
§ 206 Informal Caregiver Training
§ 207 Foster Grandparents Program for Vulnerable Infants and Children
§ 208 Respite Program
§ 209 Naturally Occurring Retirement Community Supportive Service Program
§ 210 Advisory Committee
§ 211 Assistance of Other Agencies
§ 212 Grants or Gifts
§ 213 Reports
§ 214 Community Services for the Elderly
§ 215 Social Model Adult Day Services Programs
§ 215-A Senior Vision Services Program
§ 215-B Enriched Social Adult Day Services
§ 216 Senior Center Council
§ 217 Congregate Services Initiative for the Elderly
§ 217-A Long Term Care Insurance Education and Outreach Program
§ 218 Long-Term Care Ombudsman
§ 219 Elderly Abuse Education and Outreach Program
§ 220 Resident Advisor Program
§ 222 Senior Citizen Energy Packaging Pilot Program
§ 223 Economically Sustainable Transportation Demonstration Program
§ 224 Informal Caregivers in the Workplace Program

Terms Used In New York Laws > Elder > Article 2 > Title 1 - State Office for the Aging

  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Chambers: A judge's office.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Guarantor: A party who agrees to be responsible for the payment of another party's debts should that party default. Source: OCC
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • pure honey: as used in this article , shall mean the nectar of flowers that has been transformed by, and is the natural product of the honey-bee, taken from the honeycomb and marketed in a liquid, candied or granulated condition. See N.Y. Agriculture and Markets Law 205
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.