|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 12, 2012||committee discharged and committed to rules|
|Feb 21, 2012||notice of committee consideration - requested|
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to mental health and developmental disabilities|
|Mar 31, 2011||committee discharged and committed to mental health and developmental disabilities|
|Mar 08, 2011||notice of committee consideration - requested|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to codes|
senate Bill S670
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S670 - Details
S670 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S670 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the insurance law, in relation to coverage for single source drugs PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF THE BILL: The purpose of this legislation is to require continued coverage of a prescription drug if a patient was on such drug prior to a policy change. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill amends the adds a new paragraph 30 to subsection (i) of §3216 of the insurance law to require continued coverage of a prescription drug if such drug was previously covered under an individual's insurance plan and no generic equivalent is available. Section 2 of the bill adds a new paragraph 19 to subsection (k) of §3221 of the insurance law requiring each group policy to continue coverage of a prescription drug during a grievance or an appeal when a policy removes a prescription from the formulary while patient was taking such drug as part of a prescribed therapy.
S670 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 670 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. PERALTA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law, the criminal procedure law, and the mental hygiene law, in relation to authorizing court to revoke the firearms license and seize weapons of certain individuals THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraph (f) of paragraph 1 of subdivision a of section 265.20 of the penal law, as amended by chapter 578 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows: (f) A person [voluntarily] surrendering OR OTHERWISE VOLUNTARILY DELIVERING such weapon, instrument, appliance or substance, provided that such surrender shall be made to the superintendent of the division of state police or a member thereof designated by such superintendent, or to the sheriff of the county in which such person resides, or in the county of Nassau or in the towns of Babylon, Brookhaven, Huntington, Islip and Smithtown in the county of Suffolk to the commissioner of police or a member of the police department thereof designated by such commissioner, or if such person resides in a city, town other than one named in this subparagraph, or village to the police commissioner or head of the police force or department thereof or to a member of the force or department designated by such commissioner or head; and provided, further, that the same shall be surrendered by such person in accordance with such terms and conditions as may be established by such superintendent, sheriff, police force or department. Nothing in this paragraph shall be construed as granting immunity from prosecution for any crime or offense except that of unlawful possession of such weapons, instruments, appliances or substances surrendered as herein provided. A person who possesses any such weapon, instrument, appliance or substance as an executor or administrator or any other lawful possessor of such EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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