senate Bill S1470A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Directs certain commissioners to study and report on the costs to the state of early diagnosis and treatment of autism

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Feb 10, 2014 print number 1470a
amend and recommit to mental health and developmental disabilities
Jan 08, 2014 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities
Jun 05, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Jan 09, 2013 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

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S1470 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A538A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4132A, A6403, A9014A
2009-2010: A2924, A8625B

S1470 - Summary

Directs the commissioner of the office for people with developmental disabilities, the commissioner of education, the commissioner of health, the commissioner of the office of children and family services and the commissioner of mental health to study and report the costs to the state for the early diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and the long-term treatment for individuals with autism spectrum disorder.

S1470 - Sponsor Memo

S1470 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1470

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and Develop-
  mental Disabilities

AN ACT to direct the commissioner of the office for people with develop-
  mental disabilities to study and report upon the cost to the state for
  the early diagnosis and long-term treatment of autism spectrum  disor-
  der

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

  Section 1. The commissioner of the office  for  people  with  develop-
mental  disabilities, the commissioner of education, the commissioner of
health, the commissioner of the office of children and  family  services
and  the  commissioner  of  mental  health  shall  cause  a  study to be
performed on the costs to the state for the early  diagnosis  of  autism
spectrum disorder and the long-term treatment of individuals with autism
spectrum  disorder.   Such study shall include, but not be limited to, a
projected estimate of future cost to the  state  associated  with  state
services  that will be needed to accommodate the growth in the number of
individuals being diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder.
  S 2. On or before April 1, 2016, the commissioner of  the  office  for
people  with  developmental disabilities, the commissioner of education,
the commissioner of health, the commissioner of the office  of  children
and  family services and the commissioner of mental health shall deliver
a copy of the findings of the study conducted pursuant to section one of
this act and any legislative recommendations  he  or  she  deems  to  be
necessary  to  the  governor, the temporary president of the senate, the
speaker of the assembly, the chair of the  mental  health  and  develop-
mental disabilities committee of the senate, and the chair of the mental
health committee of the assembly.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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

S1470A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A538A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4132A, A6403, A9014A
2009-2010: A2924, A8625B

S1470A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of the office for people with developmental disabilities, the commissioner of education, the commissioner of health, the commissioner of the office of children and family services and the commissioner of mental health to study and report the costs to the state for the early diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and the long-term treatment for individuals with autism spectrum disorder.

S1470A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1470A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1470--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and Develop-
  mental Disabilities -- recommitted to the Committee on  Mental  Health
  and  Developmental Disabilities in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec.
  8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended
  and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to direct the commissioner of the office for people with develop-
  mental disabilities to study and report upon the cost to the state for
  the  early diagnosis and long-term treatment of autism spectrum disor-
  der

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

  Section  1.  The  commissioner  of the office for people with develop-
mental disabilities, the commissioner of education, the commissioner  of
health,  the  commissioner of the office of children and family services
and the commissioner  of  mental  health  shall  cause  a  study  to  be
performed  on  the  costs to the state for the early diagnosis of autism
spectrum disorder and the long-term treatment of individuals with autism
spectrum disorder.  Such study shall include, but not be limited  to,  a
projected  estimate  of  future  cost to the state associated with state
services that will be needed to accommodate the growth in the number  of
individuals being diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder.
  S  2.  On  or before April 1, 2017, the commissioner of the office for
people with developmental disabilities, the commissioner  of  education,
the  commissioner  of health, the commissioner of the office of children
and family services and the commissioner of mental health shall  deliver
a copy of the findings of the study conducted pursuant to section one of
this  act  and  any  legislative  recommendations  he or she deems to be
necessary to the governor, the temporary president of  the  senate,  the
speaker  of  the  assembly,  the chair of the mental health and develop-
mental disabilities committee of the senate, and the chair of the mental
health committee of the assembly.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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