senate Bill S2118B

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the ability of continuing care retirement communities to offer seniors additional service options

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 29, 2014 approval memo.34
signed chap.549
Dec 17, 2014 delivered to governor
May 28, 2014 returned to assembly
passed senate
May 20, 2014 3rd reading cal.557
substituted for s2118b
May 20, 2014 substituted by a4611b
May 12, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 07, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 06, 2014 1st report cal.557
Feb 27, 2014 print number 2118b
amend and recommit to health
Jan 08, 2014 referred to health
Jun 21, 2013 committed to rules
Jun 18, 2013 amended on third reading 2118a
vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
Jun 18, 2013 returned to senate
recalled from assembly
Mar 04, 2013 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 12, 2013 advanced to third reading
Feb 11, 2013 2nd report cal.
Feb 05, 2013 1st report cal.50
Jan 11, 2013 referred to health

Votes

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May 6, 2014 - Health committee Vote

S2118B
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 5, 2013 - Health committee Vote

S2118
16
0
committee
16
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Bill Amendments

Original
A
B (Active)
Original
A
B (Active)

Co-Sponsors

S2118 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4611B
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Pub Health L, generally
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5224B

S2118 - Summary

Relates to the ability of continuing care retirement communities to offer seniors additional service options.

S2118 - Sponsor Memo

S2118 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2118

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. RANZENHOFER, DeFRANCISCO, LIBOUS -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to ability of contin-
  uing  care  retirement communities to offer seniors additional service
  options

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 2-a, 2-b, 3, 8, 9, 10 and 10-a of section 4601
of the public health law, subdivision 2-a as added and subdivisions 3, 8
and  9 as amended by chapter 659 of the laws of 1997, subdivision 2-b as
amended by chapter 523 of the laws of 2011, subdivision 10 as  added  by
chapter  689 of the laws of 1989, and subdivision 10-a as added by chap-
ter 401 of the laws of 2003, are amended and three new subdivisions 7-a,
7-b and 7-c are added to read as follows:
  2-a.  "Continuing  care  retirement  contract"  shall  mean  a  single
contract  to provide a person the services provided by a continuing care
retirement community INCLUDING LIFE CARE OR LIFE CARE AT HOME.
  2-b. "Continuing care retirement community" or "community" shall  mean
a  facility  or facilities established to provide a comprehensive, cohe-
sive living arrangement for the elderly, oriented to the enhancement  of
the  quality  of life and which, pursuant to the terms of the continuing
care RETIREMENT contract OFFERED BY THE COMMUNITY, at a minimum:
  a. provides, OR SUPPORTS THROUGH LIFE CARE AT HOME, independent living
units, and [provides a] meal plan OPTIONS.  The independent living  unit
can be made available either through a non-equity arrangement or through
an  equity  arrangement  including,  but not limited to a cooperative or
condominium. For purposes of this article,  the  purchase  price  of  an
independent living unit in an equity arrangement, regardless of the form
of  the  purchase  agreement,  shall  not be considered an entry fee for

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05244-01-3

Co-Sponsors

S2118A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4611B
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Pub Health L, generally
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5224B

S2118A - Summary

Relates to the ability of continuing care retirement communities to offer seniors additional service options.

S2118A - Sponsor Memo

S2118A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2118--A
    Cal. No. 50

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. RANZENHOFER, DeFRANCISCO, LIBOUS -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Health -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first and
  second report, ordered to a third reading, passed by Senate and deliv-
  ered  to  the Assembly, recalled, vote reconsidered, restored to third
  reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining  its  place  in  the
  order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to ability of contin-
  uing  care  retirement communities to offer seniors additional service
  options

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 2-a, 2-b, 3, 8, 10 and 10-a of section 4601 of
the public health law, subdivision 2-a as added and subdivisions 3 and 8
as  amended  by  chapter  659  of  the  laws of 1997, subdivision 2-b as
amended by chapter 523 of the laws of 2011, subdivision 10 as  added  by
chapter  689 of the laws of 1989, and subdivision 10-a as added by chap-
ter 401 of the laws of 2003, are amended and three new subdivisions 7-a,
7-b and 7-c are added to read as follows:
  2-a. "Continuing care retirement  COMMUNITY  contract"  shall  mean  a
single  contract to provide a person the services provided by a continu-
ing care retirement community.
  2-b. "Continuing care retirement community" or "community" shall  mean
a  facility  or facilities established to provide a comprehensive, cohe-
sive living arrangement for the elderly, oriented to the enhancement  of
the  quality  of life and which, pursuant to the terms of the continuing
care RETIREMENT COMMUNITY contract, at a minimum:
  a. provides, OR SUPPORTS THROUGH CONTINUING CARE AT HOME,  independent
living  units,  and  [provides  a]  meal plan OPTIONS.   The independent
living unit can be made available either through a  non-equity  arrange-
ment  or  through  an equity arrangement including, but not limited to a

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

Co-Sponsors

S2118B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4611B
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Pub Health L, generally
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5224B

S2118B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the ability of continuing care retirement communities to offer seniors additional service options.

S2118B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2118B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2118--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. RANZENHOFER, DeFRANCISCO, LIBOUS -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Health -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first and
  second report, ordered to a third reading, passed by Senate and deliv-
  ered  to  the Assembly, recalled, vote reconsidered, restored to third
  reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining  its  place  in  the
  order  of  third  reading -- 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 public health law, in relation to ability of contin-
  uing care retirement communities to offer seniors  additional  service
  options

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 2-a, 2-b, 3, 8, 10 and 10-a of section 4601 of
the public health law, subdivision 2-a as added and subdivisions 3 and 8
as amended by chapter 659 of  the  laws  of  1997,  subdivision  2-b  as
amended  by  chapter 523 of the laws of 2011, subdivision 10 as added by
chapter 689 of the laws of 1989, and subdivision 10-a as added by  chap-
ter 401 of the laws of 2003, are amended and three new subdivisions 7-a,
7-b and 7-c are added to read as follows:
  2-a.  "Continuing  care  retirement  COMMUNITY  contract" shall mean a
single contract to provide a person the services provided by a  continu-
ing care retirement community.
  2-b.  "Continuing care retirement community" or "community" shall mean
a facility or facilities established to provide a  comprehensive,  cohe-
sive  living arrangement for the elderly, oriented to the enhancement of
the quality of life and which, pursuant to the terms of  the  continuing
care RETIREMENT COMMUNITY contract, at a minimum:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05244-08-4

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