senate Bill S3072A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to medicaid eligibility for youth leaving court ordered placement

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Jan 05, 2012 print number 3072a
amend and recommit to health
Jan 04, 2012 referred to health
Feb 08, 2011 referred to health

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S3072 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1553A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§364-i & 364-j, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6969, A11020

S3072 - Summary

Relates to medicaid eligibility for youth leaving court ordered placement.

S3072 - Sponsor Memo

S3072 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3072

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 8, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced    by   Sens.   HUNTLEY,   DIAZ,   MONTGOMERY,   OPPENHEIMER,
  STEWART-COUSINS -- 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 medicaid  eligi-
  bility for youth leaving court ordered placement

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

  Section 1. Section 364-i of the social  services  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 7 to read as follows:
  7. YOUTH LEAVING COURT ORDERED PLACEMENT; PRESUMPTIVE ELIGIBILITY. (A)
NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER  PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, YOUTH WHO
HAVE BEEN PLACED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION THREE OR FOUR OF SECTION  353.3
OF  THE FAMILY COURT ACT, SHALL BE PRESUMED ELIGIBLE FOR MEDICAL ASSIST-
ANCE UNDER THIS TITLE BEGINNING ON THE DATE OF THEIR RELEASE  FROM  SUCH
PLACEMENT.
  (B) SUCH PRESUMPTIVE ELIGIBILITY SHALL CONTINUE THROUGH THE EARLIER OF
THE DAY ON WHICH A DETERMINATION IS MADE WITH RESPECT TO THE ELIGIBILITY
OF  THE YOUTH FOR ASSISTANCE PURSUANT TO THIS TITLE, OR IN THE CASE OF A
YOUTH FOR WHOM AN APPLICATION FOR ASSISTANCE PURSUANT TO THIS  TITLE  IS
NOT  FILED  ON HIS OR HER BEHALF OR WHO DOES NOT FILE AN APPLICATION FOR
SUCH ASSISTANCE, SIXTY DAYS FROM THE RELEASE OF SUCH YOUTH  FROM  PLACE-
MENT  ORDERED  PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION THREE OR FOUR OF SECTION 353.3 OF
THE FAMILY COURT ACT.
  (C) CARE, SERVICES AND SUPPLIES, AS SET FORTH IN SECTION THREE HUNDRED
SIXTY-FIVE-A OF THIS TITLE, THAT ARE  FURNISHED  TO  A  YOUTH  DURING  A
PRESUMPTIVE  ELIGIBILITY PERIOD UNDER THIS SUBDIVISION BY AN ENTITY THAT
IS ELIGIBLE FOR PAYMENTS UNDER THIS TITLE SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE  MEDICAL
ASSISTANCE FOR PURPOSES OF PAYMENT AND STATE REIMBURSEMENT.
  S  2.  Paragraph  (c)  of subdivision 3 of section 364-j of the social
services law is amended by adding a new subparagraph  (vi)  to  read  as
follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04008-01-1

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S3072A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1553A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§364-i & 364-j, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6969, A11020

S3072A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to medicaid eligibility for youth leaving court ordered placement.

S3072A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3072A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3072--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 8, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced    by   Sens.   HUNTLEY,   DIAZ,   MONTGOMERY,   OPPENHEIMER,
  STEWART-COUSINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to
  be committed to the Committee on Health -- recommitted to the  Commit-
  tee  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 medicaid  eligi-
  bility for youth leaving court ordered placement

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

  Section 1. Section 364-i of the social  services  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 7 to read as follows:
  7. YOUTH LEAVING COURT ORDERED PLACEMENT; PRESUMPTIVE ELIGIBILITY. (A)
NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER  PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, YOUTH WHO
HAVE BEEN PLACED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION THREE OR FOUR OF SECTION  353.3
OF  THE FAMILY COURT ACT, SHALL BE PRESUMED ELIGIBLE FOR MEDICAL ASSIST-
ANCE UNDER THIS TITLE BEGINNING ON THE DATE OF THEIR RELEASE  FROM  SUCH
PLACEMENT.
  (B) SUCH PRESUMPTIVE ELIGIBILITY SHALL CONTINUE THROUGH THE EARLIER OF
THE DAY ON WHICH A DETERMINATION IS MADE WITH RESPECT TO THE ELIGIBILITY
OF  THE YOUTH FOR ASSISTANCE PURSUANT TO THIS TITLE, OR IN THE CASE OF A
YOUTH FOR WHOM AN APPLICATION FOR ASSISTANCE PURSUANT TO THIS  TITLE  IS
NOT  FILED  ON HIS OR HER BEHALF OR WHO DOES NOT FILE AN APPLICATION FOR
SUCH ASSISTANCE, SIXTY DAYS FROM THE RELEASE OF SUCH YOUTH  FROM  PLACE-
MENT  ORDERED  PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION THREE OR FOUR OF SECTION 353.3 OF
THE FAMILY COURT ACT.
  (C) CARE, SERVICES AND SUPPLIES, AS SET FORTH IN SECTION THREE HUNDRED
SIXTY-FIVE-A OF THIS TITLE, THAT ARE  FURNISHED  TO  A  YOUTH  DURING  A
PRESUMPTIVE  ELIGIBILITY PERIOD UNDER THIS SUBDIVISION BY AN ENTITY THAT
IS ELIGIBLE FOR PAYMENTS UNDER THIS TITLE SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE  MEDICAL
ASSISTANCE FOR PURPOSES OF PAYMENT AND STATE REIMBURSEMENT.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04008-02-1

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