senate Bill S2684A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Modifies medicaid services' availability to bring them more in line with those of private health insurance coverage

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 17, 2012 print number 2684a
amend and recommit to health
Jan 04, 2012 referred to health
Jan 28, 2011 referred to health

Co-Sponsors

S2684 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2340A
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-a, rpld §365-a sub 2 ¶(n), Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7950, A6677A

S2684 - Summary

Modifies medicaid services' availability to bring them more in line with those of private health insurance coverage.

S2684 - Sponsor Memo

S2684 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2684

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  RANZENHOFER,  MAZIARZ  --  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  character
  and  adequacy  of  Medicaid  assistance and to repeal paragraph (n) of
  subdivision 2 of section 365-a of the social services law relating  to
  the care and services of audiologists

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 2  of  section  365-a  of  the
social  services  law,  as amended by chapter 47 of the laws of 1996, is
amended to read as follows:
  (a) services of qualified physicians, [dentists, nurses,  and  private
duty  nursing  services  shall  be  further subject to the provisions of
section three hundred  sixty-seven-o  of  this  chapter,]  optometrists,
NURSE  MIDWIVES,  NURSE  PRACTITIONERS,  and  other related professional
personnel;
  S 2. Paragraph (f) of subdivision 2 of section  365-a  of  the  social
services  law, as added by chapter 184 of the laws of 1969 and as relet-
tered by chapter 478 of the laws of 1980, is amended to read as follows:
  (f) preventive, prophylactic and other routine dental  care,  services
and  supplies  ONLY  WHEN  PROVIDED  IN  A HOSPITAL OUTPATIENT OR CLINIC
FACILITY REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH (C) OF THIS SUBDIVISION;
  S 3. Paragraph (g) of subdivision 2 of section  365-a  of  the  social
services  law,  as  amended by section 1 of part F of chapter 497 of the
laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows:
  (g) sickroom supplies,  eyeglasses,  AND  prosthetic  appliances  [and
dental  prosthetic  appliances]  furnished  in accordance with the regu-
lations of the department, provided that the commissioner of  health  is
authorized  to implement a preferred diabetic supply program wherein the
department of  health  will  receive  enhanced  rebates  from  preferred
manufacturers  of  glucometers and test strips, and may subject non-pre-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02430-01-1

Co-Sponsors

S2684A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2340A
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-a, rpld §365-a sub 2 ¶(n), Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7950, A6677A

S2684A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Modifies medicaid services' availability to bring them more in line with those of private health insurance coverage.

S2684A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2684A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2684--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  RANZENHOFER,  MAZIARZ,  LARKIN  -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Health  --  recommitted  to the Committee on Health in accordance with
  Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the social services law, in relation to the character
  and adequacy of Medicaid assistance and to  repeal  paragraph  (n)  of
  subdivision  2 of section 365-a of the social services law relating to
  the care and services of audiologists

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision 2 of section 365-a of the
social services law, as amended by chapter 47 of the laws  of  1996,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (a)  services  of qualified physicians, [dentists, nurses, and private
duty nursing services shall be further  subject  to  the  provisions  of
section  three  hundred  sixty-seven-o  of  this chapter,] optometrists,
NURSE MIDWIVES, NURSE  PRACTITIONERS,  and  other  related  professional
personnel;
  S  2.  Paragraph  (f)  of subdivision 2 of section 365-a of the social
services law, as added by chapter 184 of the laws of 1969 and as  relet-
tered by chapter 478 of the laws of 1980, is amended to read as follows:
  (f)  preventive,  prophylactic and other routine dental care, services
and supplies ONLY WHEN PROVIDED  IN  A  HOSPITAL  OUTPATIENT  OR  CLINIC
FACILITY REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH (C) OF THIS SUBDIVISION;
  S  3.  Paragraph  (g)  of subdivision 2 of section 365-a of the social
services law, as amended by section 23 of part H of chapter  59  of  the
laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (g)  sickroom  supplies,  eyeglasses,  AND  prosthetic appliances [and
dental prosthetic appliances] furnished in  accordance  with  the  regu-
lations  of  the department; provided further that: (i) the commissioner

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02430-02-2

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