|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 09, 2014||referred to alcoholism and drug abuse|
delivered to assembly
|Jun 03, 2014||ordered to third reading cal.1139|
reported and committed to rules
|May 23, 2014||referred to alcoholism and drug abuse|
senate Bill S7650
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7650 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Mental Hygiene Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §22.13, Ment Hyg L
S7650 - Summary
Relates to the heroin and opioid addiction wraparound services demonstration program; empowers the commissioner to develop a heroin and opioid addiction wraparound services demonstration program for adolescents and adults who have entered and successfully completed treatment programs; provides that the program shall remain available to these individuals at least nine months after the completion of such program; identifies five relevant jurisdictions, as well as a best-practice model to deliver relevant services, and the commissioner shall provide a written evaluation of the demonstration program.
S7650 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S7650 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to the heroin and opioid addiction wraparound services demonstration program; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof PURPOSE: To create a demonstration program to provide wraparound services to adolescents and adults who have entered and successfully complete treatment programs. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the public health law by adding a new section 22.13 which requires the commissioner of the department of health in consultation with the office of alcoholism and substance abuse services and office of mental health to create a wraparound services demonstration program which will provide these services to adolescents and adults for nine months after the successful completion of a treatment program. These services shall be in the form of case management or referral services and include but not limited to: * Education;
S7650 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7650 I N S E N A T E May 23, 2014 ___________ Introduced by Sens. CARLUCCI, BALL, BONACIC, BOYLE, FELDER, GALLIVAN, GOLDEN, GRIFFO, HANNON, LANZA, LARKIN, LITTLE, MARCELLINO, MARCHIONE, MARTINS, MAZIARZ, NOZZOLIO, O'MARA, RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE, ROBACH, SAVINO, SEWARD, VALESKY, YOUNG -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to the heroin and opioid addiction wraparound services demonstration program; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The mental hygiene law is amended by adding a new section 22.13 to read as follows: S 22.13 HEROIN AND OPIOID ADDICTION WRAPAROUND SERVICES DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM. 1. THE COMMISSIONER, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE OFFICE OF MENTAL HEALTH AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, WITHIN EXISTING APPROPRIATIONS, SHALL DEVELOP A HEROIN AND OPIOID ADDICTION WRAPAROUND SERVICES DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM. THIS PROGRAM SHALL PROVIDE WRAPAROUND SERVICES TO ADOLESCENTS AND ADULTS WHO HAVE ENTERED AND SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED TREATMENT PROGRAMS, AND SHALL REMAIN AVAILABLE TO THEM FOR NINE MONTHS AFTER COMPLETION OF SUCH TREATMENT PROGRAM. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL IDENTIFY AND ESTABLISH UP TO FIVE RURAL OR SUBURBAN HIGH-NEEDS JURISDICTIONS IN THE STATE TO BE INCLUDED IN THE DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM. 2. THE OFFICE OF ALCOHOLISM AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES SHALL PROVIDE WRAPAROUND SERVICES WHICH SHALL INCLUDE, CASE MANAGEMENT OR REFERRAL SERVICES PERTAINING TO: (A) EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES; (B) PEER TO PEER SUPPORT GROUPS; (C) SOCIAL SERVICES AND FAMILY SERVICES AND COUNSELING; (D) EMPLOYMENT SUPPORT AND COUNSELING; (E) TRANSPORTATION ASSISTANCE; (F) MEDICAL SERVICES; (G) LEGAL SERVICES; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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