senate Bill S7255A

Signed By Governor
2009-2010 Legislative Session

Defines the scope of responsibilities of the office of alcoholism and substance abuse services regarding recovery services

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 30, 2010 signed chap.271
Jul 19, 2010 delivered to governor
Jun 30, 2010 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1338
substituted for s7255a
Jun 30, 2010 substituted by a11034a
Jun 29, 2010 ordered to third reading cal.1338
Jun 15, 2010 print number 7255a
Jun 15, 2010 amend (t) and recommit to rules
reported and committed to rules
May 12, 2010 reported and committed to finance
Mar 25, 2010 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

Votes

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Jun 29, 2010 - Rules committee Vote

S7255A
21
1
committee
21
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 15, 2010 - Finance committee Vote

S7255
33
0
committee
33
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 12, 2010 - Mental Health committee Vote

S7255
10
0
committee
10
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 12, 2010

S7255 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A11034
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§19.07, 19.09 & 32.09, Ment Hyg L

S7255 - Summary

Defines the scope of responsibilities of the office of alcoholism and substance abuse services regarding recovery services, terms of operating certificates and the DWI provider list and permits local departments of social services to participate in the process of developing local services plans.

S7255 - Sponsor Memo

S7255 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7255

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 25, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MORAHAN -- (at request of the Office of Alcoholism
  and Substance Abuse Services) -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
  when  printed  to  be  committed to the Committee on Mental Health and
  Developmental Disabilities

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law,  in  relation  to  defining  the
  scope  of  responsibilities  of the office of alcoholism and substance
  abuse services regarding recovery services, terms of operating certif-
  icates and the DWI provider list, and permitting local departments  of
  social  services  to  participate  in  the process of developing local
  services plans

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

  Section  1.  Subdivisions  (a),  (b),  and (g) of section 19.07 of the
mental hygiene law, subdivision (a) as amended by section 4 of part I of
chapter 58 of the laws of 2005, subdivision (b) as added by chapter  223
of  the  laws  of 1992, and subdivision (g) as amended by chapter 669 of
the laws of 2007, are amended to read as follows:
  (a) The office of alcoholism and substance abuse services  is  charged
with  the  responsibility  for assuring the development of comprehensive
plans, programs, and services in  the  areas  of  research,  prevention,
care, treatment, rehabilitation, INCLUDING RELAPSE PREVENTION AND RECOV-
ERY  MAINTENANCE,  education,  and  training of persons who abuse or are
dependent on alcohol and/or substances and their families.  Such  plans,
programs,  and  services  shall be developed with the cooperation of the
office, the other offices of the  department  where  appropriate,  local
governments,  consumers  and  community  organizations and entities. The
office shall provide appropriate  facilities  and  shall  encourage  the
provision  of facilities by local government and community organizations
and entities. The office  is  also  responsible  for  developing  plans,
programs   and   services  related  to  compulsive  gambling  education,
prevention and treatment consistent with section 41.57 of this chapter.
  (b) The office of alcoholism and substance abuse services shall advise
and assist the governor in improving services  and  developing  policies
designed  to  meet  the  needs  of persons who abuse or are dependent on

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

S7255A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A11034
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§19.07, 19.09 & 32.09, Ment Hyg L

S7255A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Defines the scope of responsibilities of the office of alcoholism and substance abuse services regarding recovery services, terms of operating certificates and the DWI provider list and permits local departments of social services to participate in the process of developing local services plans.

S7255A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7255A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7255--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 25, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MORAHAN -- (at request of the Office of Alcoholism
  and Substance Abuse Services) -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
  when  printed  to  be  committed to the Committee on Mental Health and
  Developmental Disabilities -- reported favorably from  said  committee
  and  committed  to the Committee on Finance -- reported favorably from
  said committee and committed to the Committee on  Rules  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  mental hygiene law, in relation to defining the
  scope of responsibilities of the office of  alcoholism  and  substance
  abuse services regarding recovery services, terms of operating certif-
  icates and the DWI provider list

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions (a), (b), and (g)  of  section  19.07  of  the
mental hygiene law, subdivision (a) as amended by section 4 of part I of
chapter  58 of the laws of 2005, subdivision (b) as added by chapter 223
of the laws of 1992 and subdivision (g) as amended by chapter 669 of the
laws of 2007, are amended to read as follows:
  (a) The office of alcoholism and substance abuse services  is  charged
with  the  responsibility  for assuring the development of comprehensive
plans, programs, and services in  the  areas  of  research,  prevention,
care, treatment, rehabilitation, INCLUDING RELAPSE PREVENTION AND RECOV-
ERY  MAINTENANCE,  education,  and  training of persons who abuse or are
dependent on alcohol and/or substances and their families.  Such  plans,
programs,  and  services  shall be developed with the cooperation of the
office, the other offices of the  department  where  appropriate,  local
governments,  consumers  and  community  organizations and entities. The
office shall provide appropriate  facilities  and  shall  encourage  the
provision  of facilities by local government and community organizations
and entities. The office  is  also  responsible  for  developing  plans,
programs   and   services  related  to  compulsive  gambling  education,
prevention and treatment consistent with section 41.57 of this chapter.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15742-03-0

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