assembly Bill A3956

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Requires the state office for the aging to report on the delivery of services to and needs of traditionally underserved populations in their annual report to the governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 29, 2010 3rd reading cal.1294
substituted for s1385
Feb 24, 2010 referred to aging
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 06, 2010 ordered to third reading cal.300
returned to assembly
died in senate
May 11, 2009 referred to aging
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 07, 2009 advanced to third reading cal.523
May 05, 2009 reported
Feb 10, 2009 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 29, 2009 referred to aging

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A3956 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1385
Law Section:
Elder Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง213 & 203, Eld L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A880, S1303

A3956 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the state office for the aging to report on the delivery of services to and needs of traditionally underserved populations in their annual report to the governor and legislature.

A3956 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 1385                                                  A. 3956

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2009
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sens.  DUANE,  SERRANO -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Aging

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  Introduced  by  M. of A. KELLNER, DINOWITZ, O'DONNELL,
  TITONE, BROOK-KRASNY, ESPAILLAT,  GOTTFRIED,  JAFFEE,  MILLMAN,  RAIA,
  ROSENTHAL  --  Multi-Sponsored  by  -- M. of A. BOYLAND, FINCH, GLICK,
  McENENY, PAULIN, PHEFFER, ROBINSON -- read once and  referred  to  the
  Committee on Aging

AN  ACT  to amend the elder law, in relation to adding a requirement for
  the state office for the aging to report on the delivery  of  services
  to  and needs of traditionally underserved populations in their annual
  report to the governor and legislature

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 2 of section 213 of the elder
law is amended to read as follows:
  (c) Include [recommendation] RECOMMENDATIONS for expanding  or  repli-
cating  service  programs that have been determined effective in helping
needy elderly  remain  in  the  community  and  to  avoid  institutional
care[.],  INCLUDING  RECOMMENDATIONS  FOR TRADITIONALLY UNDERSERVED AGED
POPULATIONS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, POPULATIONS BASED  ON  RACE,
CREED,  COLOR,  NATIONAL  ORIGIN, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY OR
EXPRESSION, MILITARY STATUS, SEX, MARITAL STATUS,  DISABILITY,  FAMILIAL
STATUS, AND LANGUAGE; AND
  S  2.  Subdivision  2  of  section  213 of the elder law is amended by
adding a new paragraph (d) to read as follows:
  (D) ASSESS THE PROGRESS, PROBLEMS, AND EFFECTIVENESS OF THE PROVISIONS
OF SERVICES TO OLDER PERSONS BY  PROGRAMS  ADMINISTERED  BY  THE  OFFICE
DELIVERED  TO  TRADITIONALLY  UNDERSERVED POPULATIONS, INCLUDING BUT NOT
LIMITED TO, AGED POPULATIONS BASED ON ACTUAL OR PERCEIVED  RACE,  CREED,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
SA                                                         LBD01152-01-9

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