senate Bill S1303

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 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 and legislature

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  • Introduced
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 23, 2011 signed chap.547
Sep 12, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 16, 2011 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.360
substituted for a880
Jun 14, 2011 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 13, 2011 ordered to third reading cal.1151
Jun 11, 2011 committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 06, 2011 referred to aging

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S1303 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A880
Law Section:
Elder Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง213 & 203, Eld L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1385, A3956

S1303 - 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.

S1303 - Sponsor Memo

S1303 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1303

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DUANE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed 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,
COLOR,  NATIONAL  ORIGIN,  SEXUAL  ORIENTATION,   GENDER   IDENTITY   OR
EXPRESSION,  MILITARY  STATUS, SEX, MARITAL STATUS, DISABILITY, FAMILIAL
STATUS, LANGUAGE, OR PEOPLE WHO ARE ASSOCIATED WITH AN INDIVIDUAL WHO IS
OR IS PERCEIVED TO BE A MEMBER OF ANY OF THESE TRADITIONALLY UNDERSERVED
POPULATIONS.
  S 3. Subdivision 3 of section 213 of  the  elder  law  is  amended  by
adding a new paragraph (k) to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00689-01-1

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