assembly Bill A2163

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Increases the personal needs allowance of individuals in nursing homes and individuals in residential programs for victims of domestic violence

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 09, 2014 reference changed to social services
Jan 08, 2014 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
Jan 09, 2013 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

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A2163 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Corporations, Authorities And Commissions
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง209 & 366, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A4046
2011-2012: A3923
2015-2016: A4160
2017-2018: A2232
2019-2020: A1767

A2163 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the personal needs allowance of individuals in nursing homes and individuals in residential programs for victims of domestic violence.

A2163 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2163

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CROUCH, GIGLIO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.
  FINCH -- read once and referred  to  the  Committee  on  Corporations,
  Authorities and Commissions

AN  ACT  to amend the social services law, in relation to personal needs
  allowances

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 2-a of section 209 of the social services law,
as amended by chapter 450 of the laws of 1987, is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  2-a.  Notwithstanding  any inconsistent provision of subparagraph (ii)
of paragraph (d) of subdivision one of this section, an  individual  who
is  receiving  or  is  eligible to receive federal supplemental security
income payments and/or additional state payments and who is  a  resident
of a residential health care facility as defined by section twenty-eight
hundred  one  of  the public health law, shall, in accordance with regu-
lations of the department, be entitled to a state payment  for  personal
needs  in the amount of fifteen dollars a month, provided, however, that
on or after January  first,  nineteen  hundred  eighty-eight  the  state
payment  for  personal  needs for such persons shall be in the amount of
[twenty-five] FORTY-FIVE dollars a month;  PROVIDED  FURTHER  THAT  SUCH
FORTY-FIVE  DOLLAR  AMOUNT BE SUBJECT TO AN ANNUAL THREE PERCENT COST OF
LIVING ADJUSTMENT COMMENCING JANUARY FIRST, TWO  THOUSAND  FOURTEEN  AND
RECALCULATED EVERY JANUARY FIRST THEREAFTER.  Notwithstanding any incon-
sistent  provision  of subparagraph (ii) of paragraph (d) of subdivision
one of this section, on or after January first, nineteen hundred  eight-
y-eight,  a resident of an intermediate care facility operated or issued
an operating certificate by the office of mental retardation and  devel-
opmental  disabilities or a patient of a hospital operated by the office
of mental health as defined in subdivision ten of section  1.03  of  the

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

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