senate Bill S2360A

Vetoed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes the care and treatment of injured employees by duly licensed social workers under the workers' compensation program

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 17, 2014 tabled
vetoed memo.533
Dec 05, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2014 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1596
substituted for s2360b
Jun 19, 2014 substituted by a5299b
ordered to third reading cal.1596
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 17, 2014 print number 2360b
amend and recommit to finance
Apr 28, 2014 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to labor
Jun 13, 2013 print number 2360a
amend and recommit to finance
May 21, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Jan 16, 2013 referred to labor

Votes

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Jun 19, 2014 - Rules committee Vote

S2360B
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
6
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 28, 2014 - Labor committee Vote

S2360A
12
1
committee
12
Aye
1
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Labor Committee Vote: Apr 28, 2014

nay (1)

May 21, 2013 - Labor committee Vote

S2360
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Bill Amendments

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

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S2360 - Details

Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §13-p, Work Comp L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3056
2009-2010: S3465A

S2360 - Summary

Authorizes the mental health care and treatment of injured employees by licensed clinical social workers under the workers' compensation program.

S2360 - Sponsor Memo

S2360 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2360

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  KLEIN, HASSELL-THOMPSON -- 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  the  care
  and treatment of injured employees by certain licensed clinical social
  workers

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

  Section 1. Short title.  This act shall be known and may be  cited  as
the "injured workers assistance act".
  S  2. The workers' compensation law is amended by adding a new section
13-p to read as follows:
  S 13-P. CARE AND TREATMENT OF INJURED EMPLOYEES  BY  CERTAIN  LICENSED
CLINICAL  SOCIAL  WORKERS. 1. WHERE THE TERM "CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER" IS
USED IN THIS SECTION, SUCH TERM SHALL MEAN A PERSON WHO IS DULY LICENSED
AND REGISTERED AS A LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER PURSUANT TO  ARTICLE
ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-FOUR OF THE EDUCATION LAW.
  2.  (A)  AN  INJURED  EMPLOYEE, INJURED UNDER CIRCUMSTANCES WHICH MAKE
SUCH AN INJURY COMPENSABLE UNDER THIS ARTICLE, MAY LAWFULLY BE  TREATED,
UPON  THE  REFERRAL  OF  AN AUTHORIZED PHYSICIAN, BY A LICENSED CLINICAL
SOCIAL WORKER AUTHORIZED BY THE CHAIR TO RENDER SOCIAL WORK CARE  PURSU-
ANT TO THIS SECTION. SUCH SERVICES SHALL BE WITHIN THE SCOPE OF LICENSED
CLINICAL   SOCIAL   WORK  AS  DEFINED  IN  SUBDIVISION  TWO  OF  SECTION
SEVENTY-SEVEN HUNDRED ONE OF THE EDUCATION LAW.
  (B) MEDICAL BUREAUS, MEDICAL CENTERS JOINTLY  OPERATED  BY  LABOR  AND
MANAGEMENT  REPRESENTATIVES,  HOSPITALS AND HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZA-
TIONS, AUTHORIZED TO PROVIDE MEDICAL CARE PURSUANT TO SECTION THIRTEEN-C
OF  THIS  ARTICLE,  MAY  PROVIDE  CLINICAL  SOCIAL  WORK  SERVICES  WHEN
REQUIRED,  UPON  THE  REFERRAL OF AN AUTHORIZED PHYSICIAN, PROVIDED SUCH
CARE IS RENDERED BY A DULY REGISTERED, LICENSED AND AUTHORIZED  CLINICAL
SOCIAL WORKER AS REQUIRED BY THIS SECTION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06715-01-3

Co-Sponsors

S2360A - Details

Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §13-p, Work Comp L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3056
2009-2010: S3465A

S2360A - Summary

Authorizes the mental health care and treatment of injured employees by licensed clinical social workers under the workers' compensation program.

S2360A - Sponsor Memo

S2360A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2360--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  KLEIN, HASSELL-THOMPSON -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor --
  reported favorably from said committee and committed to the  Committee
  on Finance -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the workers' compensation law, in relation to the care
  and treatment of injured employees by certain licensed clinical social
  workers

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

  Section  1.  Short title.  This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "injured workers assistance act".
  S 2. The workers' compensation law is amended by adding a new  section
13-p to read as follows:
  S  13-P.  CARE  AND TREATMENT OF INJURED EMPLOYEES BY CERTAIN LICENSED
CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKERS. 1. WHERE THE TERM "CLINICAL SOCIAL  WORKER"  IS
USED IN THIS SECTION, SUCH TERM SHALL MEAN A PERSON WHO IS DULY LICENSED
AND  REGISTERED AS A LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER PURSUANT TO ARTICLE
ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-FOUR OF THE EDUCATION LAW.
  2. (A) AN INJURED EMPLOYEE, INJURED  UNDER  CIRCUMSTANCES  WHICH  MAKE
SUCH  AN INJURY COMPENSABLE UNDER THIS ARTICLE, MAY LAWFULLY BE TREATED,
UPON THE REFERRAL OF AN AUTHORIZED PHYSICIAN,  BY  A  LICENSED  CLINICAL
SOCIAL  WORKER AUTHORIZED BY THE CHAIR TO RENDER SOCIAL WORK CARE PURSU-
ANT TO THIS SECTION. SUCH SERVICES SHALL BE WITHIN THE SCOPE OF LICENSED
CLINICAL  SOCIAL  WORK  AS  DEFINED  IN  SUBDIVISION  TWO   OF   SECTION
SEVENTY-SEVEN HUNDRED ONE OF THE EDUCATION LAW.
  (B)  MEDICAL  BUREAUS,  MEDICAL  CENTERS JOINTLY OPERATED BY LABOR AND
MANAGEMENT REPRESENTATIVES, HOSPITALS AND HEALTH  MAINTENANCE  ORGANIZA-
TIONS, AUTHORIZED TO PROVIDE MEDICAL CARE PURSUANT TO SECTION THIRTEEN-C
OF  THIS  ARTICLE,  MAY  PROVIDE  CLINICAL  SOCIAL  WORK  SERVICES  WHEN
REQUIRED, UPON THE REFERRAL OF AN AUTHORIZED  PHYSICIAN,  PROVIDED  SUCH

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06715-03-3

Co-Sponsors

S2360B (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §13-p, Work Comp L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3056
2009-2010: S3465A

S2360B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the mental health care and treatment of injured employees by licensed clinical social workers under the workers' compensation program.

S2360B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2360B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2360--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  KLEIN, HASSELL-THOMPSON -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor --
  reported favorably from said committee and committed to the  Committee
  on Finance -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended  and  recommitted  to  said  committee  --  recommitted to the
  Committee on Labor in  accordance  with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --
  reported  favorably from said committee and committed to the Committee
  on Finance -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the workers' compensation law, in relation to  the  care
  and treatment of injured employees by certain licensed clinical social
  workers

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

  Section 1. Short title.  This act shall be known and may be  cited  as
the "injured workers assistance act".
  S  2. The workers' compensation law is amended by adding a new section
13-p to read as follows:
  S 13-P. CARE AND TREATMENT OF INJURED EMPLOYEES  BY  CERTAIN  LICENSED
CLINICAL  SOCIAL  WORKERS. 1. WHERE THE TERM "CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER" IS
USED IN THIS SECTION, SUCH TERM SHALL MEAN A PERSON WHO IS DULY LICENSED
AND REGISTERED AS A LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER PURSUANT TO  ARTICLE
ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-FOUR OF THE EDUCATION LAW.
  2.  (A)  AN  INJURED  EMPLOYEE, INJURED UNDER CIRCUMSTANCES WHICH MAKE
SUCH AN INJURY COMPENSABLE UNDER THIS ARTICLE, MAY LAWFULLY BE  TREATED,
UPON  THE  REFERRAL  OF  AN AUTHORIZED PHYSICIAN, BY A LICENSED CLINICAL
SOCIAL WORKER AUTHORIZED BY THE CHAIR TO RENDER SOCIAL WORK CARE  PURSU-
ANT TO THIS SECTION. SUCH SERVICES SHALL BE WITHIN THE SCOPE OF LICENSED
CLINICAL   SOCIAL   WORK  AS  DEFINED  IN  SUBDIVISION  TWO  OF  SECTION
SEVENTY-SEVEN HUNDRED ONE OF THE EDUCATION LAW. CLINICAL SOCIAL  WORKERS
AUTHORIZED  BY  THE  CHAIR TO PROVIDE SERVICES PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06715-05-4

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