assembly Bill A6733

Vetoed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the senior center assessment required of the state office for the aging

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 19, 2011 tabled
Aug 17, 2011 vetoed memo.36
Aug 05, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 16, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1315
substituted for s4492
Jun 02, 2011 referred to finance
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Apr 28, 2011 advanced to third reading cal.230
Apr 12, 2011 reported
Mar 28, 2011 referred to aging

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A6733 - Bill Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4492
Law Section:
Elder Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง213, Eld L

A6733 - Bill Texts

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Relates to senior centers and requires the state office for the aging to include in its report an assessment of the condition of the senior center network throughout the state and the effect on quality of life for older adults who attend a senior center compared with those that do not.

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

                                  6733

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 28, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  BRAUNSTEIN  -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Aging

AN ACT to amend the elder law, in relation to the senior center  assess-
  ment required of the state office for the aging

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (b) and (c) of subdivision 2 of section  213  of
the  elder  law  are amended and a new paragraph (d) is added to read as
follows:
  (b) Assess the effectiveness  of  the  community  services  for  aging
program  pursuant to section two hundred fourteen of this title in coor-
dinating and improving the local delivery of services  to  the  elderly;
[and]
  (c)  Include  recommendation  for  expanding  or  replicating  service
programs that have been determined effective in  helping  needy  elderly
remain in the community and to avoid institutional care[.]; AND
  (D) ASSESS THE CONDITION OF THE SENIOR CENTER NETWORK ACROSS THE STATE
AND  INCLUDE  ANY RECOMMENDATIONS ON WAYS TO SUPPORT AND STRENGTHEN THAT
NETWORK.
  S 2. Subdivision 3 of section 213 of  the  elder  law  is  amended  by
adding a new paragraph (k) to read as follows:
  (K)  A  REPORT  ON  THE EFFECT ON QUALITY OF LIFE FOR OLDER ADULTS WHO
ATTEND A SENIOR CENTER IN THEIR LOCAL COMMUNITY AS COMPARED TO THOSE WHO
DO NOT ATTEND A SENIOR CENTER, TAKING INTO ACCOUNT  THE  DISTANCE  OLDER
ADULTS MUST TRAVEL TO REACH A CENTER.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10451-01-1

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