senate Bill S2422

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Enacts the New York state veteran health insurance act

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

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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 06, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Jan 25, 2011 reported and committed to finance
Jan 20, 2011 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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Jun 5, 2012 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S2422
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Jun 5, 2012

Jan 25, 2011 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S2422
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Jan 25, 2011

S2422 - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §369, Exec L; add §246-a, Mil L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4700

S2422 - Summary

Enacts the New York State veteran health insurance act.

S2422 - Sponsor Memo

S2422 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2422

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 20, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BALL  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the executive law and the military law, in  relation  to
  the establishment of the New York state veteran health insurance act

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the  "New  York
state veteran health insurance act".
  S  2.  Article  17  of  the  executive  law is amended by adding a new
section 369 to read as follows:
  S 369. VETERAN HEALTH INSURANCE PROGRAM. THE NEW YORK  STATE  DIVISION
OF  MILITARY  AND  NAVAL  AFFAIRS IS HEREBY DIRECTED TO ADMINISTRATE, IN
COOPERATION WITH THE DIVISION OF VETERANS  AFFAIRS,  A  NEW  YORK  STATE
VETERAN HEALTH INSURANCE PROGRAM. SUCH PROGRAM SHALL PROVIDE ANY PERSON,
WHO  IS A MEMBER OF THE NEW YORK ARMY NATIONAL GUARD OR THE NEW YORK AIR
NATIONAL GUARD, AND WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO ENROLL  IN  THE  TRICARE  RESERVE
SELECT  HEALTH  INSURANCE PROGRAM WITH ANY AND ALL ENROLLMENT FEES, COST
SHARING OR CO-PAYMENTS NECESSARY FOR SUCH PERSON TO ENROLL IN AND OBTAIN
INDIVIDUAL OR FAMILY COVERAGE UNDER SUCH PROGRAM. THE  PAYMENT  OF  SUCH
FEES,  COST  SHARING  OR  CO-PAYMENTS MAY BE PROVIDED, PURSUANT TO REGU-
LATION, EITHER DIRECTLY TO THE TRICARE RESERVE SELECT  HEALTH  INSURANCE
PROGRAM,  OR  ITS AGENTS, OR TO THE INDIVIDUAL ENROLLEE, UPON SUFFICIENT
PROOF OF ENROLLMENT. NOTHING IN THIS SECTION, HOWEVER, SHALL REQUIRE THE
VETERAN HEALTH INSURANCE PROGRAM TO PROVIDE PAYMENT FOR PROGRAM  DEDUCT-
IBLES  OR FOR THE TWENTY PERCENT NONPLAN MEDICAL PROVIDER CO-PAYMENT, OR
THE FIFTEEN PERCENT PLAN MEDICAL PROVIDER CO-PAYMENT.
  S 3. The military law is amended by adding a new section 246-a to read
as follows:
  S 246-A. VETERAN HEALTH INSURANCE PROGRAM. THE NEW YORK STATE DIVISION
OF MILITARY AND NAVAL AFFAIRS IS HEREBY  DIRECTED  TO  ADMINISTRATE,  IN

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06298-01-1

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