senate Bill S2464

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the personal expense allowance for residents of residential health care facilities receiving or eligible to receive supplemental security income payments

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to health
Jan 21, 2011 referred to health

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S2464 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7832
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง366, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4729, A442

S2464 - Summary

Increases the personal expense allowance for residents of residential health care facilities receiving or eligible to receive supplemental security income payments and/or additional state payments.

S2464 - Sponsor Memo

S2464 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2464

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 21, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LIBOUS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in  relation  to  the  personal
  expense  allowance for residents of residential health care facilities
  receiving or eligible to receive supplemental security income payments
  and/or additional state payments

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

  Section 1. Item (A) of clause (i), item (A) of clause (ii), and clause
(iii)  of  subparagraph  10 of paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section
366 of the social services law, item (A) of clause (i) as added by chap-
ter 705 of the laws of 1988, item (A) of clause (ii) as amended by chap-
ter 855 of the laws of 1990, and clause (iii) as amended by chapter  170
of the laws of 1994, are amended to read as follows:
  (A)  for  the  personal expenses of a resident of a residential health
care facility, as defined by section twenty-eight  hundred  one  of  the
public  health  law,  the amount of [fifty-five] ONE HUNDRED dollars per
month;
  (A) for the personal expenses of a resident of  a  residential  health
care  facility,  as  defined  by section twenty-eight hundred one of the
public health law, the amount of [fifty] ONE HUNDRED dollars per month;
  (iii) Notwithstanding the provisions of clauses (i) and (ii)  of  this
subparagraph, the personal needs allowance for a person who is a veteran
having  neither a spouse nor a child, or a surviving spouse of a veteran
having no child, who receives a reduced pension from the federal  veter-
ans  administration,  and  who  is  a resident of a nursing facility, as
defined in section 1919 of the federal social  security  act,  shall  be
equal  to such reduced monthly pension but shall not exceed [ninety] ONE
HUNDRED dollars per month.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of April next  succeeding
the date on which it shall have become a law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07299-01-1

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