assembly Bill A5686A

Vetoed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to procedures, practices, and standards for actions by the office of medicaid inspector general and social services districts

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 23, 2011 vetoed memo.72
Sep 12, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 23, 2011 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.602
substituted for a5686a
Jun 23, 2011 substituted by s3184a
rules report cal.602
reported
reported referred to rules
Jun 17, 2011 print number 5686a
Jun 17, 2011 amend (t) and recommit to ways and means
Jun 13, 2011 reported referred to ways and means
Apr 12, 2011 reported referred to codes
Feb 25, 2011 referred to health

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A5686 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3184
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§30, 30-a & 32, add §§37 & 38, Pub Health L; amd §363-d, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
A10630, S7821

A5686 - Summary

Relates to procedures, practices and standards for actions by the office of medicaid inspector general and social services districts.

A5686 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5686

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 25, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GOTTFRIED,  PAULIN, PHEFFER, PEOPLES-STOKES,
  LIFTON, DESTITO, BROOK-KRASNY, TOWNS, GIBSON, GUNTHER, JACOBS, JAFFEE,
  LANCMAN, ORTIZ, J. RIVERA, ROSENTHAL, LAVINE, HIKIND, MAYERSOHN, CRES-
  PO, SCHIMEL, MAISEL, CYMBROWITZ, DINOWITZ, HOYT, MENG, TITONE, COLTON,
  M. MILLER, SCHROEDER -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. AMEDORE,  BENE-
  DETTO, BOYLAND, BRENNAN, BURLING, CALHOUN, CANESTRARI, CROUCH, CUSICK,
  DUPREY,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  FARRELL,  HAYES,  JEFFRIES,  V. LOPEZ, McENENY,
  McKEVITT, MILLMAN, MONTESANO, PRETLOW, RAIA, REILLY, P. RIVERA, ROBIN-
  SON, SCARBOROUGH, SPANO, SWEENEY, THIELE, WEPRIN, WRIGHT -- read  once
  and referred to the Committee on Health

AN  ACT  to  amend the public health law and the social services law, in
  relation to fair procedures, practices and standards  for  actions  by
  the office of medicaid inspector general and social services districts

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

  Section 1. Section 30 of the public health law, as  added  by  chapter
442 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows:
  S 30. Legislative intent. This title establishes an independent office
of Medicaid inspector general within the department to consolidate staff
and  other  Medicaid  fraud detection, prevention and recovery functions
from the relevant governmental entities into a single office, and grants
such office new powers and responsibilities.  As  such,  this  title  is
intended  to  create a more efficient and accountable structure, dramat-
ically reorganize and streamline the state's process  of  detecting  and
combating  Medicaid  fraud  and  abuse  and  maximize  the recoupment of
improper Medicaid payments.
  THE LEGISLATURE RECOGNIZES THE NEED TO  BALANCE  THE  ABILITY  OF  THE
STATE TO ENSURE THE INTEGRITY OF THE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM WITH THE
NEED  TO AFFORD DUE PROCESS TO PROVIDERS AND RECIPIENTS WHO ARE INVESTI-
GATED, AUDITED OR SUBJECT TO OTHER ACTIONS, IN ORDER TO ENSURE THAT SUCH
ACTIONS ARE CONDUCTED IN A FAIR AND CONSISTENT MANNER.  THE  LEGISLATURE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07895-01-1

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A5686A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3184
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§30, 30-a & 32, add §§37 & 38, Pub Health L; amd §363-d, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
A10630, S7821

A5686A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to procedures, practices and standards for actions by the office of medicaid inspector general and social services districts.

A5686A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5686--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 25, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GOTTFRIED,  PAULIN,  PEOPLES-STOKES, LIFTON,
  BROOK-KRASNY,  GIBSON,  GUNTHER,  JACOBS,  JAFFEE,   LANCMAN,   ORTIZ,
  J. RIVERA,   ROSENTHAL,   LAVINE,  HIKIND,  CRESPO,  SCHIMEL,  MAISEL,
  CYMBROWITZ, DINOWITZ, HOYT, MENG, TITONE, COLTON,  M. MILLER,  SCHROE-
  DER,  LUPARDO,  P. RIVERA, WEPRIN, GABRYSZAK, ZEBROWSKI -- Multi-Spon-
  sored by -- M. of A. ABINANTI, AMEDORE, BENEDETTO,  BOYLAND,  BRENNAN,
  BURLING,  CALHOUN,  CANESTRARI,  CROUCH,  CUSICK, DUPREY, ENGLEBRIGHT,
  FARRELL, GIGLIO, HAYES, JEFFRIES, LATIMER, V. LOPEZ, McDONOUGH, McENE-
  NY, McKEVITT, MILLMAN, MONTESANO, MURRAY, PERRY, PRETLOW, RAIA,  REIL-
  LY, ROBINSON, SCARBOROUGH, SPANO, SWEENEY, THIELE, WRIGHT -- read once
  and  referred  to  the Committee on Health -- reported and referred to
  the Committee on Codes -- reported and referred to  the  Committee  on
  Ways   and  Means  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public health law and the social  services  law,  in
  relation  to  procedures,  practices  and standards for actions by the
  office of medicaid inspector general and social services districts

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

  Section  1.  Section  30 of the public health law, as added by chapter
442 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows:
  S 30. Legislative intent. This title establishes an independent office
of Medicaid inspector general within the department to consolidate staff
and other Medicaid fraud detection, prevention  and  recovery  functions
from the relevant governmental entities into a single office, and grants
such  office  new  powers  and  responsibilities. As such, this title is
intended to create a more efficient and accountable  structure,  dramat-
ically  reorganize  and  streamline the state's process of detecting and
combating Medicaid fraud  and  abuse  and  maximize  the  recoupment  of
improper Medicaid payments.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07895-08-1