assembly Bill A6677A

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Modifies medicaid services' availability to bring them more in line with those of private health insurance coverage; repealer

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 25, 2010 print number 6677a
May 25, 2010 amend and recommit to health
Jan 06, 2010 referred to health
Mar 11, 2009 referred to health

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A6677 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7950
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-a, rpld §365-a sub 2 ¶(n), Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A2340, S2684
2013-2014: A2714, S1212
2015-2016: S4137

A6677 - Summary

Modifies medicaid services' availability to bring them more in line with those of private health insurance coverage.

A6677 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6677

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 11, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. SCHIMMINGER, DelMONTE -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M.
  of  A.  HOOPER,  MAGEE,  J. RIVERA,  N. RIVERA, TOWNS -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation  to  the  character
  and  adequacy  of  Medicaid  assistance and to repeal paragraph (n) of
  subdivision 2 of section 365-a of the social services law relating  to
  the care and services of audiologists

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 2  of  section  365-a  of  the
social  services  law,  as amended by chapter 47 of the laws of 1996, is
amended to read as follows:
  (a) services of qualified physicians, [dentists, nurses,  and  private
duty  nursing  services  shall  be  further subject to the provisions of
section three hundred  sixty-seven-o  of  this  chapter,]  optometrists,
NURSE  MIDWIVES,  NURSE  PRACTITIONERS,  and  other related professional
personnel;
  S 2. Paragraph (f) of subdivision 2 of section  365-a  of  the  social
services  law, as added by chapter 184 of the laws of 1969 and as relet-
tered by chapter 478 of the laws of 1980, is amended to read as follows:
  (f) preventive, prophylactic and other routine dental  care,  services
and  supplies  ONLY  WHEN  PROVIDED  IN  A HOSPITAL OUTPATIENT OR CLINIC
FACILITY REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH (C) OF THIS SUBDIVISION;
  S 3. Paragraph (g) of subdivision 2 of section  365-a  of  the  social
services  law,  as  amended by section 1 of part F of chapter 497 of the
laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows:
  (g) sickroom supplies,  eyeglasses,  AND  prosthetic  appliances  [and
dental  prosthetic  appliances]  furnished  in accordance with the regu-
lations of the department, provided that the commissioner of  health  is
authorized  to implement a preferred diabetic supply program wherein the
department of  health  will  receive  enhanced  rebates  from  preferred

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03977-01-9

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A6677A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7950
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-a, rpld §365-a sub 2 ¶(n), Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A2340, S2684
2013-2014: A2714, S1212
2015-2016: S4137

A6677A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Modifies medicaid services' availability to bring them more in line with those of private health insurance coverage.

A6677A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6677--A

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 11, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. SCHIMMINGER, DelMONTE, GABRYSZAK -- Multi-Spon-
  sored by -- M. of A. GIGLIO, HOOPER, MAGEE, J. RIVERA, TOWNS  --  read
  once  and  referred  to  the Committee on Health -- recommitted to the
  Committee on Health in accordance with Assembly  Rule  3,  sec.  2  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation  to  the  character
  and  adequacy  of  Medicaid  assistance and to repeal paragraph (n) of
  subdivision 2 of section 365-a of the social services law relating  to
  the care and services of audiologists

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 2  of  section  365-a  of  the
social  services  law,  as amended by chapter 47 of the laws of 1996, is
amended to read as follows:
  (a) services of qualified physicians, [dentists, nurses,  and  private
duty  nursing  services  shall  be  further subject to the provisions of
section three hundred  sixty-seven-o  of  this  chapter,]  optometrists,
NURSE  MIDWIVES,  NURSE  PRACTITIONERS,  and  other related professional
personnel;
  S 2. Paragraph (f) of subdivision 2 of section  365-a  of  the  social
services  law, as added by chapter 184 of the laws of 1969 and as relet-
tered by chapter 478 of the laws of 1980, is amended to read as follows:
  (f) preventive, prophylactic and other routine dental  care,  services
and  supplies  ONLY  WHEN  PROVIDED  IN  A HOSPITAL OUTPATIENT OR CLINIC
FACILITY REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH (C) OF THIS SUBDIVISION;
  S 3. Paragraph (g) of subdivision 2 of section  365-a  of  the  social
services  law,  as  amended by section 1 of part F of chapter 497 of the
laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows:
  (g) sickroom supplies,  eyeglasses,  AND  prosthetic  appliances  [and
dental  prosthetic  appliances]  furnished  in accordance with the regu-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03977-02-0