assembly Bill A2340A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

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

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 12, 2012 print number 2340a
Jan 12, 2012 amend and recommit to health
Jan 04, 2012 referred to health
Jan 18, 2011 referred to health

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A2340 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2684
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-a, rpld §365-a sub 2 ¶(n), Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A6677, S7950
2013-2014: A2714, S1212
2015-2016: S4137

A2340 - Summary

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

A2340 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2340

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 18, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. SCHIMMINGER, GABRYSZAK -- Multi-Sponsored by --
  M. of A. GIGLIO, HAWLEY, HOOPER, MAGEE, J. RIVERA, TOWNS -- read  once
  and referred 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

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

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A2340A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2684
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-a, rpld §365-a sub 2 ¶(n), Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A6677, S7950
2013-2014: A2714, S1212
2015-2016: S4137

A2340A (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

A2340A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2340--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 18, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. SCHIMMINGER, GABRYSZAK -- Multi-Sponsored by --
  M. of A.  GIGLIO, HAWLEY, HOOPER, MAGEE, J. RIVERA --  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 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-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02430-03-2