senate Bill S6633

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes all municipalities to join a county self-funded or self-insured health plan

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Feb 19, 2014 referred to insurance

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S6633 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8362A
Law Section:
Insurance

S6633 - Summary

Authorizes all municipalities, with the consent of the county and the governing body of such municipality, to join a county self-funded or self-insured health plan.

S6633 - Sponsor Memo

S6633 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6633

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 19, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. GRIFFO, VALESKY, FARLEY, LIBOUS, RITCHIE, ZELDIN --
  read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
  the Committee on Insurance

AN  ACT authorizing municipalities to join a county self-funded or self-
  insured health plan

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

  Section  1.  Notwithstanding articles 44 or 47 of the insurance law or
any other provision of law to the contrary, a municipality is permitted,
with the consent of the county and the governing body  of  such  munici-
pality,  to join a county self-funded or self-insured health plan in any
county in which such municipality is located in whole or in part.  Muni-
cipality  is  defined  as any city, town, village or any other municipal
corporation, a school district or any governmental  entity  operating  a
public  school,  college  or university, a public improvement or special
district, a public authority, commission, or public benefit corporation,
or any other public corporation, agency or instrumentality  or  unit  of
government  which  exercises  governmental  powers under the laws of the
state but is not a part of, nor a department of, nor an  agency  of  the
state.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13268-03-4

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