senate Bill S7530

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes the aging in place task force, and provides for its powers and duties

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May 15, 2014 referred to aging

S7530 - Details

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S7530 - Summary

Establishes the aging in place task force, and provides for its powers and duties.

S7530 - Sponsor Memo

S7530 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  7530

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 15, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LATIMER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Aging

AN ACT relating to establishing the  aging  in  place  task  force,  and
  providing for its powers and duties

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

  Section 1. Aging in place task  force.  There  is  hereby  established
within  the  office  for  the  aging  an  aging in place task force. The
purpose of the task force shall be to study how the state can  encourage
aging in place including, but not limited to, an examination of:
  (a) infrastructure and transportation improvements;
  (b) zoning changes to facilitate home care;
  (c) enhanced nutrition programs and delivery options;
  (d) improved fraud and abuse protections;
  (e) expansion of home medical care options;
  (f) tax incentives; and
  (g) incentives for private insurance.
  S 2. The aging in place task force shall consist of a total of sixteen
members  and  shall  include:  the  commissioner  of the state office of
temporary and disability assistance or his or her designee; the director
of the office for the aging or his or her designee; the chairperson  and
ranking  member  of the standing senate and assembly committees of aging
or his or her designee; two people appointed by the governor; two people
appointed by the temporary president of the senate; one person appointed
by the majority leader of the senate; one person appointed by the minor-
ity leader of the senate; two people appointed by  the  speaker  of  the
assembly;  one  person appointed by the majority leader of the assembly;
and one person appointed by the minority leader  of  the  assembly.  The
chairperson  and  ranking  members  of  the standing senate and assembly
committees of aging and the appointees of the temporary president of the
senate, majority leader of the senate, minority leader  of  the  senate,
speaker  of  the  assembly, majority leader of the assembly and minority
leader of the assembly may be members of the legislature.  All  appoint-
ments to the aging in place task force shall be made no later than thir-

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

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