senate Bill S5425A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides for establishment of the New York Health plan and makes an appropriation to the temporary commission on implementation of the plan

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 18, 2012 print number 5425a
amend (t) and recommit to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
May 19, 2011 referred to finance

Co-Sponsors

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S5425 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7860A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Appropriations
Laws Affected:
Ren Art 50 §§5000 - 5003 to be Art 80 §§8000 - 8003, add Art 51 §§5100 - 5110, add Art 49 Title 3 §§4920 - 4927, amd §270, Pub Health L; add §89-h, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2370, A2356

S5425 - Summary

Establishes the New York Health program, a comprehensive system of access to health insurance for New York state residents: provides for administrative structure of the plan; provides for powers and duties of the board of trustees, the scope of benefits, payment methodologies and care coordination; establishes the New York Health Trust Fund which would hold monies from a variety of sources to be used solely to finance the plan; enacts provisions relating to financing of New York Health, including a payroll assessment, similar to the Medicare tax (view more) establishes a temporary commission on implementation of the plan; provides for collective negotiations by health care providers with New York Health.

S5425 - Sponsor Memo

S5425 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 5425                                                  A. 7860

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                              May 19, 2011
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sens.  DUANE,  PERKINS -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Finance

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  Introduced  by M. of A. GOTTFRIED, BENEDETTO, BRONSON,
  BROOK-KRASNY, CYMBROWITZ, ENGLEBRIGHT, GANTT, HIKIND, JAFFEE,  JACOBS,
  KELLNER,  LAVINE,  MAISEL,  PEOPLES-STOKES, SCHROEDER, SWEENEY, TITUS,
  KAVANAGH -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of  A.  ABBATE,  AUBRY,  BOYLAND,
  BRENNAN,  CAHILL, CAMARA, CLARK, COLTON, COOK, FARRELL, GUNTHER, HOYT,
  LENTOL, V. LOPEZ, LUPARDO, MAGEE, MAGNARELLI, McENENY, MILLMAN, ORTIZ,
  PAULIN,  PERRY,  PRETLOW,   RAMOS,   REILLY,   J. RIVERA,   N. RIVERA,
  P. RIVERA,   ROBINSON,  ROSENTHAL,  SCARBOROUGH,  THIELE,  WEISENBERG,
  WEPRIN, WRIGHT -- read once and referred to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, the state finance law and the tax
  law, in relation to the establishment of the New York health plan  and
  making  an appropriation to the temporary commission on implementation
  of the New York health plan and providing for the  repeal  of  certain
  provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. Article 50 and sections 5000, 5001, 5002 and  5003  of  the
public  health  law  are  renumbered article 80 and sections 8000, 8001,
8002 and 8003 and a new article 51 is added to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 51
                          NEW YORK HEALTH PLAN
SECTION 5100. LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS.
        5101. SHORT TITLE.
        5102. DEFINITIONS.
        5103. PLAN CREATED.
        5104. BOARD OF GOVERNORS.
        5105. POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE BOARD.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02490-01-1

Co-Sponsors

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S5425A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7860A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Appropriations
Laws Affected:
Ren Art 50 §§5000 - 5003 to be Art 80 §§8000 - 8003, add Art 51 §§5100 - 5110, add Art 49 Title 3 §§4920 - 4927, amd §270, Pub Health L; add §89-h, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2370, A2356

S5425A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the New York Health program, a comprehensive system of access to health insurance for New York state residents: provides for administrative structure of the plan; provides for powers and duties of the board of trustees, the scope of benefits, payment methodologies and care coordination; establishes the New York Health Trust Fund which would hold monies from a variety of sources to be used solely to finance the plan; enacts provisions relating to financing of New York Health, including a payroll assessment, similar to the Medicare tax (view more) establishes a temporary commission on implementation of the plan; provides for collective negotiations by health care providers with New York Health.

S5425A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5425A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 5425--A                                            A. 7860--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                              May 19, 2011
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sens.  DUANE, PERKINS, DILAN, ESPAILLAT,
  KRUEGER, MONTGOMERY, OPPENHEIMER, RIVERA, SERRANO --  read  twice  and
  ordered  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
  Finance -- recommitted to the Committee on Finance in accordance  with
  Senate  Rule  6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of  A.  GOTTFRIED,  BENEDETTO,  BRONSON,
  BROOK-KRASNY,  CYMBROWITZ, ENGLEBRIGHT, GANTT, HIKIND, JAFFEE, JACOBS,
  KELLNER, LAVINE, MAISEL,  PEOPLES-STOKES,  SWEENEY,  TITUS,  KAVANAGH,
  DINOWITZ,  ABINANTI,  LIFTON,  STEVENSON,  LINARES,  ROBERTS, SCHIMEL,
  BARRON -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ABBATE, AUBRY, BOYLAND, BREN-
  NAN, CAHILL, CAMARA, CLARK, COLTON,  COOK,  FARRELL,  GLICK,  GUNTHER,
  HEASTIE,  HOOPER, JEFFRIES, LATIMER, LENTOL, V. LOPEZ, LUPARDO, MAGEE,
  MAGNARELLI, MARKEY, McENENY, MILLMAN, O'DONNELL, ORTIZ, PAULIN, PERRY,
  PRETLOW, RAMOS, REILLY,  J. RIVERA,  N. RIVERA,  P. RIVERA,  ROBINSON,
  ROSENTHAL,  SCARBOROUGH,  THIELE,  WEISENBERG,  WEPRIN, WRIGHT -- read
  once and referred to the Committee on Health  --  recommitted  to  the
  Committee  on  Health  in  accordance  with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public health law and the state finance law, in
  relation to establishing New York Health

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

  Section  1. Legislative findings and intent. 1. The state constitution
states: "The protection and promotion of the health of  the  inhabitants
of  the state are matters of public concern and provision therefor shall
be made by the state and by such of its subdivisions and in such manner,
and by such means as the legislature shall from time to time determine."
(Article XVII, S3.) The legislature finds and declares  that  all  resi-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02490-03-2

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