assembly Bill A194

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes a senior housing task force

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Jan 06, 2012 enacting clause stricken
Jan 04, 2012 referred to aging
Jan 05, 2011 referred to aging

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A194 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Elder Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง203-a, Eld L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
A3790

A194 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a senior housing task force for the purposes of conducting a state-wide assessment of senior housing needs taking into consideration the various geographical areas and different needs of the seniors in those areas and resources available in those different areas.

A194 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   194

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. DINOWITZ, MILLMAN, PAULIN, MAYERSOHN, LUPARDO,
  WRIGHT, GABRYSZAK, ORTIZ, HIKIND, MAISEL, GALEF, SCHROEDER, J. RIVERA,
  JAFFEE, GUNTHER -- Multi-Sponsored by --  M.  of  A.  ABBATE,  CAHILL,
  CROUCH,  CYMBROWITZ,  DESTITO,  GIGLIO,  GOTTFRIED,  MARKEY,  McENENY,
  McKEVITT, MOLINARO, PEOPLES-STOKES, PHEFFER, RABBITT,  REILLY,  ROBIN-
  SON, ROSENTHAL, SAYWARD, SPANO, SWEENEY, TITONE, TOBACCO, TOWNS, WEIS-
  ENBERG, ZEBROWSKI -- read once and referred to the Committee on Aging

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  elder law, in relation to establishing a senior
  housing task force

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

  Section  1.  The elder law is amended by adding a new section 203-a to
read as follows:
  S 203-A. SENIOR HOUSING TASK FORCE. 1.  THERE  IS  HEREBY  ESTABLISHED
WITHIN  THE OFFICE A SENIOR HOUSING TASK FORCE WHICH SHALL MEET AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES IN DIFFERENT GEOGRAPHICAL AREAS OF THE STATE.  THE TASK FORCE
SHALL CONSIST OF SEVENTEEN MEMBERS  AND  SHALL  INCLUDE  REPRESENTATIVES
FROM  THE  FOLLOWING STATE AGENCIES: THE OFFICE FOR THE AGING, THE DIVI-
SION OF HOUSING AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL, THE  DEPARTMENT  OF  HEALTH,  THE
OFFICE  OF  MENTAL  HEALTH,  THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, THE
EMPIRE STATE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, THE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH  DEVEL-
OPMENTAL DISABILITIES, THE DIVISION OF PROTECTIVE SERVICES FOR ADULTS OF
THE  OFFICE  OF  CHILDREN  AND  FAMILY  SERVICES,  AND THE NEW YORK CITY
DEPARTMENT FOR THE AGING. OF THE EIGHT REMAINING MEMBERS, THREE SHALL BE
APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR AT THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE  SPEAKER  OF  THE
ASSEMBLY, THREE SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR AT THE RECOMMENDATION
OF  THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, ONE SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE
GOVERNOR AT THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE MINORITY LEADER  OF  THE  ASSEMBLY
AND  ONE SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR AT THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE
MINORITY LEADER OF THE SENATE, AND SHALL BROADLY REPRESENT  HOUSING  AND

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