senate Bill S4926C

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires the review of the criminal history of prospective employees of adult homes, enriched housing programs or residences for adults; relates to the effectiveness

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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
Jul 22, 2014 signed chap.94
Jul 11, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2014 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1664
substituted for s4926c
Jun 20, 2014 substituted by a5476d
ordered to third reading cal.1664
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 11, 2014 print number 4926c
amend (t) and recommit to finance
Jun 09, 2014 print number 4926b
amend (t) and recommit to finance
Jan 14, 2014 print number 4926a
reported with amendments and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 12, 2013 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 11, 2013 ordered to third reading cal.1287
reported and committed to rules
May 21, 2013 reported and committed to finance
May 01, 2013 referred to health

Votes

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Jun 20, 2014 - Rules committee Vote

S4926C
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 14, 2014 - Health committee Vote

S4926
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 11, 2013 - Finance committee Vote

S4926
34
1
committee
34
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 11, 2013 - Rules committee Vote

S4926
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 21, 2013 - Health committee Vote

S4926
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

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S4926 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5476D
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Part A §38, Chap 60 of 2014; amd §§2899-a & 2899, Pub Health L; amd §461-t, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A5476

S4926 - Summary

Requires the review of the criminal history of prospective employees of adult homes, enriched housing programs or residences for adults; extends effectiveness.

S4926 - Sponsor Memo

S4926 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4926

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 1, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. HANNON, MARCHIONE -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN  ACT  to  amend the public health law and the social services law, in
  relation to requiring the review of the criminal history  of  prospec-
  tive employees of adult care facilities

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 6 of section 2899 of the public health law,  as
amended  by  chapter  331  of  the  laws  of 2006, is amended to read as
follows:
  6. "Provider" shall mean any residential health care facility licensed
under article twenty-eight of this chapter; or any certified home health
agency, licensed home care services agency or long term home health care
program certified under article thirty-six of this chapter; OR ANY ADULT
CARE FACILITY LICENSED UNDER ARTICLE SEVEN OF THE SOCIAL SERVICES LAW.
  S 2. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 9 of section 2899-a  of  the  public
health law, as amended by chapter 331 of the laws of 2006, is amended to
read as follows:
  (a)  In the event that funds are appropriated in any given fiscal year
for the reimbursement for the costs of providing such  criminal  history
information,  reimbursement  shall be made available in an equitable and
direct manner for the projected cost of the fee established pursuant  to
law by the division of criminal justice services for processing a crimi-
nal  history information check, the fee imposed by the federal bureau of
investigation for a national criminal history check, and  costs  associ-
ated  with obtaining the fingerprints to all providers licensed, but not
certified under article thirty-six of this chapter, AND ALL  ADULT  CARE
FACILITIES  LICENSED  UNDER  ARTICLE  SEVEN  OF THE SOCIAL SERVICES LAW,
including those that are subject to  this  article  and  are  unable  to
access  direct  reimbursement  from  state  and/or federal funded health
programs.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09242-03-3

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S4926A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5476D
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Part A §38, Chap 60 of 2014; amd §§2899-a & 2899, Pub Health L; amd §461-t, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A5476

S4926A - Summary

Requires the review of the criminal history of prospective employees of adult homes, enriched housing programs or residences for adults; extends effectiveness.

S4926A - Sponsor Memo

S4926A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4926--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 1, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. HANNON, MARCHIONE, AVELLA, GOLDEN, LARKIN, O'BRIEN
  -- 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 -- reported favorably from said
  committee with amendments and committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the public health law and the social  services  law,  in
  relation  to  requiring the review of the criminal history of prospec-
  tive employees of adult care facilities

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 6 of section 2899 of the public health law, as
amended by chapter 331 of the laws  of  2006,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  6. "Provider" shall mean any residential health care facility licensed
under article twenty-eight of this chapter; or any certified home health
agency, licensed home care services agency or long term home health care
program certified under article thirty-six of this chapter; OR ANY ADULT
CARE FACILITY LICENSED UNDER ARTICLE SEVEN OF THE SOCIAL SERVICES LAW.
  S  2.  Paragraph  (a) of subdivision 9 of section 2899-a of the public
health law, as amended by chapter 331 of the laws of 2006, is amended to
read as follows:
  (a) In the event that funds are appropriated in any given fiscal  year
for  the  reimbursement for the costs of providing such criminal history
information, reimbursement shall be made available in an  equitable  and
direct  manner for the projected cost of the fee established pursuant to
law by the division of criminal justice services for processing a crimi-
nal history information check, the fee imposed by the federal bureau  of
investigation  for  a national criminal history check, and costs associ-
ated with obtaining the fingerprints to all providers licensed, but  not
certified  under  article thirty-six of this chapter, AND ALL ADULT CARE
FACILITIES LICENSED UNDER ARTICLE SEVEN  OF  THE  SOCIAL  SERVICES  LAW,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09242-04-4

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S4926B - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5476D
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Part A §38, Chap 60 of 2014; amd §§2899-a & 2899, Pub Health L; amd §461-t, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A5476

S4926B - Summary

Requires the review of the criminal history of prospective employees of adult homes, enriched housing programs or residences for adults; extends effectiveness.

S4926B - Sponsor Memo

S4926B - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4926--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 1, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. HANNON, MARCHIONE, AVELLA, GOLDEN, LARKIN, O'BRIEN
  -- 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 -- reported favorably from said
  committee with amendments and committed to the Committee on Finance --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend section 38 of part A of the chapter 60 of the laws of
  2014 amending the public health law, relating to  adult  care  facili-
  ties,  in  relation  to  the  effectiveness  thereof; and to amend the
  public health law, in relation to criminal history checks of  prospec-
  tive employees of adult care facilities

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

  Section 1. Section 38 of part A of chapter 60  of  the  laws  of  2014
amending  the  public  health  law  relating to adult care facilities is
amended to read as follows:
  S 38. This act shall take effect immediately and shall  be  deemed  to
have been in full force and effect on and after April 1, 2014; PROVIDED,
HOWEVER, THAT SECTIONS TWENTY-TWO, TWENTY-THREE, AND TWENTY-FOUR OF THIS
ACT  SHALL  TAKE  EFFECT  JANUARY  1,  2015; provided, however, that the
amendments to subdivisions 1 and  2  of  section  461-k  of  the  social
services law made by section thirty-one of this act shall not affect the
expiration  of such section and shall be deemed to expire therewith; and
provided, further, that the amendments made to paragraph (b) of subdivi-
sion 18-a of section 206 of  the  public  health  law  made  by  section
sixteen  of  this  act shall not affect the expiration of such paragraph
and shall be deemed to expire therewith.
  S 2. Subdivision 10 of section 2899-a of the  public  health  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  331  of  the  laws  of 2006, is amended to read as
follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09242-07-4

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S4926C (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5476D
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Part A §38, Chap 60 of 2014; amd §§2899-a & 2899, Pub Health L; amd §461-t, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A5476

S4926C (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the review of the criminal history of prospective employees of adult homes, enriched housing programs or residences for adults; extends effectiveness.

S4926C (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4926C (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4926--C

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 1, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. HANNON, MARCHIONE, AVELLA, GOLDEN, LARKIN, O'BRIEN
  -- 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 -- reported favorably from said
  committee with amendments and committed to the Committee on Finance --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted  to  said committee -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend section 38 of part A of the chapter 60 of  the  laws  of
  2014  amending  the  public health law, relating to adult care facili-
  ties, in relation to the  effectiveness  thereof;  and  to  amend  the
  public health law and the social services law, in relation to criminal
  history checks of prospective employees of adult homes, enriched hous-
  ing programs or residences for adults

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

  Section 1. Section 38 of part A of chapter 60  of  the  laws  of  2014
amending  the  public  health  law  relating to adult care facilities is
amended to read as follows:
  S 38. This act shall take effect immediately and shall  be  deemed  to
have been in full force and effect on and after April 1, 2014; PROVIDED,
HOWEVER, THAT SECTIONS TWENTY-TWO, TWENTY-THREE, AND TWENTY-FOUR OF THIS
ACT  SHALL  TAKE  EFFECT  JANUARY  1,  2015; provided, however, that the
amendments to subdivisions 1 and  2  of  section  461-k  of  the  social
services law made by section thirty-one of this act shall not affect the
expiration  of such section and shall be deemed to expire therewith; and
provided, further, that the amendments made to paragraph (b) of subdivi-
sion 18-a of section 206 of  the  public  health  law  made  by  section
sixteen  of  this  act shall not affect the expiration of such paragraph
and shall be deemed to expire therewith.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09242-09-4

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