senate Bill S1212A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

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

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Jan 28, 2014 print number 1212a
amend and recommit to health
Jan 08, 2014 referred to health
Jan 09, 2013 referred to health

Bill Amendments

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S1212 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2714A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-a, rpld sub 2 ¶(n), Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2684A, A2340A
2009-2010: S7950, A6677A

S1212 - Summary

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

S1212 - Sponsor Memo

S1212 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1212

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. RANZENHOFER, BONACIC, DeFRANCISCO, LARKIN, MAZIARZ
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed 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 7 of part D of chapter 56 of the
laws of 2012, 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 further that: (i)  the  commissioner
of health is authorized to implement a preferred diabetic supply program

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

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S1212A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2714A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-a, rpld sub 2 ¶(n), Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2684A, A2340A
2009-2010: S7950, A6677A

S1212A (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

S1212A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1212A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1212--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. RANZENHOFER, BONACIC, DeFRANCISCO, LARKIN, MAZIARZ
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Health -- recommitted to the Committee on  Health  in
  accordance  with  Senate  Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

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 21 of part A of chapter  56  of  the
laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04839-02-4

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