senate Bill S1114A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes certain care and treatment to injured employees

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 12, 2014 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to labor
Jun 03, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Apr 18, 2013 print number 1114a
amend and recommit to labor
Jan 09, 2013 referred to labor

Votes

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May 12, 2014 - Labor committee Vote

S1114A
10
1
committee
10
Aye
1
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Labor Committee Vote: May 12, 2014

nay (1)
excused (1)

Jun 3, 2013 - Labor committee Vote

S1114A
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Bill Amendments

Original
A (Active)
Original
A (Active)

S1114 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6634
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§13 & 13-g, Work Comp L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4243, S6380, A5361A, A9995
2009-2010: S8287, A10323

S1114 - Summary

Authorizes certain care and treatment to injured employees receiving workers' compensation benefits; relates to massage therapy services.

S1114 - Sponsor Memo

S1114 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1114

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor

AN ACT to amend the workers' compensation law, in relation to  authoriz-
  ing certain care and treatment to injured employees

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

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 13 of the workers'  compensation
law,  as amended by chapter 6 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as
follows:
  (a) The employer shall promptly provide for an injured  employee  such
medical,  dental, surgical, optometric or other attendance or treatment,
nurse and hospital service,  medicine,  optometric  services,  crutches,
eye-glasses,   false   teeth,  artificial  eyes,  orthotics,  prosthetic
devices, functional assistive and adaptive  devices  and  apparatus  for
such  period  as the nature of the injury or the process of recovery may
require. The employer shall be liable for the payment of the expenses of
medical, dental, surgical, optometric or other attendance or  treatment,
nurse  and  hospital  service,  medicine, optometric services, crutches,
eye-glasses,  false  teeth,  artificial  eyes,   orthotics,   prosthetic
devices,  functional  assistive  and  adaptive devices and apparatus, as
well as artificial members of the body or other  devices  or  appliances
necessary in the first instance to replace, support or relieve a portion
or  part of the body resulting from and necessitated by the injury of an
employee, for such period as the nature of the injury or the process  of
recovery may require, and the employer shall also be liable for replace-
ments  or  repairs  of such artificial members of the body or such other
devices, eye-glasses, false teeth, artificial eyes, orthotics, prosthet-
ic devices, functional assistive  and  adaptive  devices  or  appliances
necessitated by ordinary wear or loss or damage to a prosthesis, with or
without bodily injury to the employee. Damage to or loss of a prosthetic

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

S1114A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6634
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§13 & 13-g, Work Comp L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4243, S6380, A5361A, A9995
2009-2010: S8287, A10323

S1114A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes certain care and treatment to injured employees receiving workers' compensation benefits; relates to massage therapy services.

S1114A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1114A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1114--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Labor  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the workers' compensation law, in relation to authoriz-
  ing certain care and treatment to injured employees

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

  Section  1. Subdivision (a) of section 13 of the workers' compensation
law, as amended by chapter 6 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read  as
follows:
  (a)  The  employer shall promptly provide for an injured employee such
medical, dental, surgical, optometric or other attendance or  treatment,
nurse  and  hospital  service,  medicine, optometric services, crutches,
eye-glasses,  false  teeth,  artificial  eyes,   orthotics,   prosthetic
devices,  functional  assistive  and  adaptive devices and apparatus for
such period as the nature of the injury or the process of  recovery  may
require. The employer shall be liable for the payment of the expenses of
medical,  dental, surgical, optometric or other attendance or treatment,
nurse and hospital service,  medicine,  optometric  services,  crutches,
eye-glasses,   false   teeth,  artificial  eyes,  orthotics,  prosthetic
devices, functional assistive and adaptive  devices  and  apparatus,  as
well  as  artificial  members of the body or other devices or appliances
necessary in the first instance to replace, support or relieve a portion
or part of the body resulting from and necessitated by the injury of  an
employee,  for such period as the nature of the injury or the process of
recovery may require, and the employer shall also be liable for replace-
ments or repairs of such artificial members of the body  or  such  other
devices, eye-glasses, false teeth, artificial eyes, orthotics, prosthet-
ic  devices,  functional  assistive  and  adaptive devices or appliances

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

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