Gustavo Rivera's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Gustavo Rivera.
S2226B-2013: Enables veterans to receive benefit information upon applying for or renewing a driver's license sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: TRANSPORTATION | Search
Enables veterans to receive benefit information upon applying for or renewing a driver's license. Read more...
S6610-2013: Relates to the taxation of electronic cigarette cartridges sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Provides for the taxation of electronic cigarette cartridges as tobacco products. Read more...
S6583-2013: Relates to managed long term care plans sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Relates to prohibiting ownership or control of managed long term care plans by health maintenance organizations or insurers. Read more...
S6584-2013: Provides for clarification of the disposition of human remains sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Provides for clarification of the disposition of human remains. Read more...
S6585-2013: Relates to referrals of patients for health related items or services sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Relates to referrals of patients for health related items or services that are prohibited under law. Read more...
S6586-2013: Relates to Medicaid reviews and appeals sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: SOCIAL SERVICES | Search
Provides that enrollees are not required to exhaust Medicaid appeals prior to requesting a fair hearing. Read more...
S5896A-2013: Relates to the special advisory review panel on Medicaid managed care sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Relates to the membership and expands the duties of the special advisory review panel on Medicaid managed care by including other managed care programs. Read more...
S6446-2013: Relates to medicaid payment for co-payments due under Medicare Part D sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Relates to medicaid payment for co-payments due under Medicare Part D; authorizes the commissioner of health to create a system to incorporate co-payments billed to a recipient under Medicare Part D towards the recipient's total annual co-payments under medical assistance. Read more...
S6447-2013: Provides for the exclusion of certain costs associated with home health care and the formula for calculating state reimbursements to such programs sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Provides for the exclusion of certain costs associated with home health care and the formula for calculating state reimbursements to such programs. Read more...
S6443-2013: Extends the protections of the medical exemption from mandatory immunizations for students sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Extends the protections of the medical exemption from mandatory immunizations for students to ensure deference to the professional assessments of physicians and nurse practitioners in the care of their individual patients. Read more...
S6444-2013: Provides that an affirmation of a health care practitioner may be served or filed in an action in lieu of and with same force and effect as an affidavit sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Provides that an affirmation of a health care practitioner may be served or filed in an action in lieu of and with same force and effect as an affidavit (changes the current reference in existing provisions from "physician, osteopath or dentist" to "health care practitioner"). Read more...
S6445-2013: Relates to insurer recovery from health care providers sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Relates to insurer recovery from health care providers; provides that except where there is a reasonable belief of fraud or intentional misconduct, a health plan shall not determine an overpayment amount through the use of extrapolation except with the consent of the health care provider. Read more...
S6442-2013: Establishes the clinical trial access and education fund to provide grants for certain services for patients with life-threatening or disabling conditions/diseases sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Establishes the clinical trial access and education fund to provide grants to eligible applicants to provide certain services for patients with life-threatening or disabling conditions or diseases. Read more...
S6440-2013: Provides that the commissioner of health may exempt certain brand name drugs so that they fall under medical assistance umbrella sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Provides that the commissioner of health may exempt certain brand name drugs so that they fall under medical assistance umbrella. Read more...
S6441-2013: Establishes the task force on social innovation, entrepreneurship and enterprise to study and report on developing and sustaining socially innovative programs and businesses sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: COMMERCE, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND SMALL BUSINESS | Search
Establishes the task force on social innovation, entrepreneurship and enterprise to study and report on developing and sustaining socially innovative programs and businesses. Read more...
S6439-2013: Provides for cost allowances for investments in technology infrastructure for certain home health care programs sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Provides for cost allowances for strategic capital investments in technology infrastructure for certain home health care programs. Read more...
S5893A-2013: Relates to rights of residents of adult care facilities sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: SOCIAL SERVICES | Search
Relates to rights of residents of adult care facilities; provides that residents have a right to be informed about their condition, treatment and medications. Read more...
S5897-2013: Establishes an age-appropriate sex education grant program, to be referred to as the healthy teens act sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Establishes an age-appropriate sex education grant program through the department of health to be a comprehensive age-appropriate program conducted by an eligible applicant; authorizes the commissioner to determine certain topics of instruction and makes provisions for the application of grants. Read more...
S5895-2013: Requires health plans with coverage of out of plan medical services to provide certain information to insureds, subscribers and enrollees sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Requires health plans providing coverage for out-of-network care to provide certain information to insureds, subscribers and enrollees. Read more...
S5894-2013: Requires managed care programs to establish procedures to assure participant access to dental services to which entitled, other than through managed care provider sponsored by RIVERA
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Requires managed care programs to establish procedures to assure participant access to medical assistance dental services to which they are otherwise entitled, other than through the managed care provider. Read more...
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