assembly Bill A3007B

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Enacts various provisions of law necessary to implement the state fiscal plan for the 2015-2016 state fiscal year

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 13, 2015 signed chap.57
Apr 01, 2015 delivered to governor
Mar 30, 2015 returned to assembly
passed senate
message of necessity - 3 day message
substituted for s2007b
referred to finance
delivered to senate
passed assembly
message of necessity - 3 day message
motion to amend lost
motion to amend lost
motion to amend lost
ordered to third reading rules cal.15
rules report cal.15
reported
reported referred to rules
Mar 28, 2015 print number 3007b
Mar 28, 2015 amend (t) and recommit to ways and means
print number 3007a
Mar 28, 2015 amend (t) and recommit to ways and means
Jan 21, 2015 referred to ways and means

A3007 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2007B
Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

A3007 - Summary

Amends various provisions to achieve statutory savings; makes changes necessary to continue implementation of Medicaid redesign team recommendations; makes statutory changes necessary to align child health plus rates with Medicaid managed care rates for certain providers; extend various provisions of public health social services and mental hygiene laws, including continued authorization of previously enacted Medicaid savings initiatives (view more) makes statutory changes necessary related to payments of indigent care pool funds for uncompensated care for three years; makes statutory changes necessary to implement value based payments within the delivery system reform incentive payment programs; makes statutory changes necessary to establish an assessment on individual small group and large group health insurers that will sustain New York state of health operations; modifies provisions regarding establishing an operating limited services clinics, standardizing urgent care centers, eliminating certain upgraded diagnostic and treatment centers and charging the public health and health planning council with reviewing sedation and anesthesia procedures in outpatient settings; modifies various provisions of law to remove barriers to obtaining HIV/AIDS treatment and to engaging in appropriate risk reduction activities to limit the spread of HIV/AIDS; provides an exemption to the nurse practice act for advanced home health aides to authorize such individuals to perform advanced tasks in home care and hospice settings with appropriate training and supervision; implements various provisions related to streamlining the certificate of need process for hospitals and diagnostic treatment centers; modifies various provisions of the public health law to expand office-based surgery requirements to include office-based anesthesia, to standardize and limit the procedures permitted in such settings and to strengthen accreditation requirements; requires local governments to notify the public and the department of health of their intent to discontinue water fluoridation and to establish a grant program to provide assistance to local governments to cover the costs of installing, replacing, repairing or upgrading water fluoridation equipment; authorizes state office for the aging to seek public input on the creation of an office of community living to address the expansion of community living integration services for older adults and disabled individuals; authorizes OMH to continue to recover Medicaid exempt income from providers of community residences; extends pilot program to restructure educational services for children and youth residing in OMH hospitals; establishes a private equity pilot program allowing up to five business corporations to make private capital investments to assist in restructuring health care delivery systems; authorizes OMH facility directors who act as representative payees to continue to use funds for care and treatment consistent with federal law and regulations; makes technical amendments required to implement the expansion of the nurse practice act exemption for direct care staff in non-certified settings funding, authorized or approved by OPWDD; relates to time limited demonstration programs; relates to rates and fees for OPWDD providers; relates to opioid overdose prevention; relates to HCRA; extends risk based capital provisions; and relates to excess medical malpractice.

A3007 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 2007                                                  A. 3007

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 21, 2015
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to arti-
  cle seven of the Constitution -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  A  BUDGET  BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to
  article seven of the Constitution -- read once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee on Ways and Means

AN  ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to program pamphlets
  developed and distributed by the department of health and the disposi-
  tion of results of  professional  misconduct  proceedings;  to  repeal
  section  2995-a  of  the  public  health law relating to the physician
  profile website; to repeal subdivision  11  of  section  6524  of  the
  education  law,  relating  to physician license qualification require-
  ments; to repeal subdivision 9 of section 2803 of  the  public  health
  law  relating  to  reports  to  the  commissioner of health by general
  hospitals regarding working conditions and limits on working hours for
  certain members of the hospital's staff; and to repeal  section  461-s
  of the social services law, relating to enhancing the quality of adult
  living program for adult care facilities (Part A); to amend the social
  services  law, in relation to statewide supplemental rebates; to amend
  the social services law, in relation to pharmacy dispensing  fees;  to
  amend  the  public health law, in relation to the clinical drug review
  program; to amend the public health law, in relation to the prescriber
  prevails provision; to amend the social services law, in  relation  to
  outpatient  prescription  drugs;  to amend the social services law, in
  relation to the codification of the global cap; to  amend  the  public
  health  law,  in  relation to hospital quality contributions; to amend
  the public health law, in relation  to  hospital  payments;  to  amend
  parts A and B of chapter 1 of the laws of 2002, relating to the health
  care reform act of 2000, in relation to upper payment limits; to amend
  the  public health law, in relation to noticing of hospitals; to amend
  the social services law, in relation to health  homes;  to  amend  the
  public  health law, in relation to family planning; to amend part B of
  chapter 59 of the laws of 2011, amending the public health law  relat-
  ing to rates of payment and medical assistance, in relation to managed
  care  supplemental payments; to amend part H of chapter 59 of the laws
  of 2011, amending the public health law relating to  general  hospital

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

A3007A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2007B
Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

A3007A - Summary

Amends various provisions to achieve statutory savings; makes changes necessary to continue implementation of Medicaid redesign team recommendations; makes statutory changes necessary to align child health plus rates with Medicaid managed care rates for certain providers; extend various provisions of public health social services and mental hygiene laws, including continued authorization of previously enacted Medicaid savings initiatives (view more) makes statutory changes necessary related to payments of indigent care pool funds for uncompensated care for three years; makes statutory changes necessary to implement value based payments within the delivery system reform incentive payment programs; makes statutory changes necessary to establish an assessment on individual small group and large group health insurers that will sustain New York state of health operations; modifies provisions regarding establishing an operating limited services clinics, standardizing urgent care centers, eliminating certain upgraded diagnostic and treatment centers and charging the public health and health planning council with reviewing sedation and anesthesia procedures in outpatient settings; modifies various provisions of law to remove barriers to obtaining HIV/AIDS treatment and to engaging in appropriate risk reduction activities to limit the spread of HIV/AIDS; provides an exemption to the nurse practice act for advanced home health aides to authorize such individuals to perform advanced tasks in home care and hospice settings with appropriate training and supervision; implements various provisions related to streamlining the certificate of need process for hospitals and diagnostic treatment centers; modifies various provisions of the public health law to expand office-based surgery requirements to include office-based anesthesia, to standardize and limit the procedures permitted in such settings and to strengthen accreditation requirements; requires local governments to notify the public and the department of health of their intent to discontinue water fluoridation and to establish a grant program to provide assistance to local governments to cover the costs of installing, replacing, repairing or upgrading water fluoridation equipment; authorizes state office for the aging to seek public input on the creation of an office of community living to address the expansion of community living integration services for older adults and disabled individuals; authorizes OMH to continue to recover Medicaid exempt income from providers of community residences; extends pilot program to restructure educational services for children and youth residing in OMH hospitals; establishes a private equity pilot program allowing up to five business corporations to make private capital investments to assist in restructuring health care delivery systems; authorizes OMH facility directors who act as representative payees to continue to use funds for care and treatment consistent with federal law and regulations; makes technical amendments required to implement the expansion of the nurse practice act exemption for direct care staff in non-certified settings funding, authorized or approved by OPWDD; relates to time limited demonstration programs; relates to rates and fees for OPWDD providers; relates to opioid overdose prevention; relates to HCRA; extends risk based capital provisions; and relates to excess medical malpractice.

A3007A - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 2007--A                                            A. 3007--A

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 21, 2015
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to arti-
  cle seven of the Constitution -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
  when  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

IN ASSEMBLY -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted  by  the  Governor  pursuant  to
  article  seven  of  the  Constitution -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Ways and Means --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to program pamphlets
  developed and distributed by the department of health and the disposi-
  tion of results of  professional  misconduct  proceedings;  to  repeal
  section  2995-a  of  the  public  health law relating to the physician
  profile website; to repeal subdivision  11  of  section  6524  of  the
  education  law,  relating  to physician license qualification require-
  ments; to repeal subdivision 9 of section 2803 of  the  public  health
  law  relating  to  reports  to  the  commissioner of health by general
  hospitals regarding working conditions and limits on working hours for
  certain members of the hospital's staff; and to repeal  section  461-s
  of the social services law, relating to enhancing the quality of adult
  living program for adult care facilities (Part A); to amend the social
  services  law, in relation to statewide supplemental rebates; to amend
  the social services law, in relation to pharmacy dispensing  fees;  to
  amend  the  public health law, in relation to the clinical drug review
  program; to amend the public health law, in relation to the prescriber
  prevails provision; to amend the social services law, in  relation  to
  outpatient  prescription  drugs;  to amend the social services law, in
  relation to the codification of the global cap; to  amend  the  public
  health  law,  in  relation to hospital quality contributions; to amend
  the social services law, in relation to limits on Medicaid copayments;
  to amend the public health law, in relation to hospital  payments;  to
  amend  parts A and B of chapter 1 of the laws of 2002, relating to the
  health care reform act of 2000, in relation to upper  payment  limits;
  to  amend the public health law, in relation to noticing of hospitals;
  to amend the social services law, in  relation  to  health  homes;  to
  amend  the public health law, in relation to family planning; to amend

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

A3007B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2007B
Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

A3007B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Amends various provisions to achieve statutory savings; makes changes necessary to continue implementation of Medicaid redesign team recommendations; makes statutory changes necessary to align child health plus rates with Medicaid managed care rates for certain providers; extend various provisions of public health social services and mental hygiene laws, including continued authorization of previously enacted Medicaid savings initiatives (view more) makes statutory changes necessary related to payments of indigent care pool funds for uncompensated care for three years; makes statutory changes necessary to implement value based payments within the delivery system reform incentive payment programs; makes statutory changes necessary to establish an assessment on individual small group and large group health insurers that will sustain New York state of health operations; modifies provisions regarding establishing an operating limited services clinics, standardizing urgent care centers, eliminating certain upgraded diagnostic and treatment centers and charging the public health and health planning council with reviewing sedation and anesthesia procedures in outpatient settings; modifies various provisions of law to remove barriers to obtaining HIV/AIDS treatment and to engaging in appropriate risk reduction activities to limit the spread of HIV/AIDS; provides an exemption to the nurse practice act for advanced home health aides to authorize such individuals to perform advanced tasks in home care and hospice settings with appropriate training and supervision; implements various provisions related to streamlining the certificate of need process for hospitals and diagnostic treatment centers; modifies various provisions of the public health law to expand office-based surgery requirements to include office-based anesthesia, to standardize and limit the procedures permitted in such settings and to strengthen accreditation requirements; requires local governments to notify the public and the department of health of their intent to discontinue water fluoridation and to establish a grant program to provide assistance to local governments to cover the costs of installing, replacing, repairing or upgrading water fluoridation equipment; authorizes state office for the aging to seek public input on the creation of an office of community living to address the expansion of community living integration services for older adults and disabled individuals; authorizes OMH to continue to recover Medicaid exempt income from providers of community residences; extends pilot program to restructure educational services for children and youth residing in OMH hospitals; establishes a private equity pilot program allowing up to five business corporations to make private capital investments to assist in restructuring health care delivery systems; authorizes OMH facility directors who act as representative payees to continue to use funds for care and treatment consistent with federal law and regulations; makes technical amendments required to implement the expansion of the nurse practice act exemption for direct care staff in non-certified settings funding, authorized or approved by OPWDD; relates to time limited demonstration programs; relates to rates and fees for OPWDD providers; relates to opioid overdose prevention; relates to HCRA; extends risk based capital provisions; and relates to excess medical malpractice.

A3007B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 2007--B                                            A. 3007--B

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 21, 2015
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to arti-
  cle seven of the Constitution -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
  when  printed to be 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

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  A  BUDGET  BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to
  article seven of the Constitution -- read once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee  on  Ways  and  Means -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and  recommitted  to  said  committee  --
  again  reported from said committee with amendments, ordered reprinted
  as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to  amend  the  public  health  law,  in  relation  to  physician
  profiles; to amend part X2 of chapter 62 of the laws of 2003, amending
  the public health law relating to allowing for the use of funds of the
  office  of  professional medical conduct for activities of the patient
  health information and quality improvement act of 2000, in relation to
  extending the provisions thereof; to amend the social services law, in
  relation to enhancing the quality of adult living  program  for  adult
  care  facilities;  to amend the education law, in relation to delivery
  of prescriptions off premises of  a  pharmacy;  to  amend  the  public
  health  law,  in relation to providing more accountability in expendi-
  tures made by the Statewide Health Information Network  for  New  York
  (SHIN-NY),  including  information on donating umbilical cord blood as
  part of the health care and wellness education and  outreach  program;
  to  amend part A of chapter 58 of the laws of 2008, amending the elder
  law and other laws relating to reimbursement to participating provider
  pharmacies and prescription drug coverage, in  relation  to  extending
  the  expiration of certain provisions thereof; to repeal paragraph (e)
  of subdivision 13 of section 2995-a of the public health law  relating
  to  physician  profiles;  and  to  repeal section 2801-h of the public
  health law relating to the community forum on establishment of certain
  facilities in the county of Bronx; and providing  for  the  repeal  of
  certain  provisions  upon  expiration  thereof  (Part A); to amend the
  social services law, in relation to  supplemental  rebates;  to  amend
  part  H  of chapter 59 of the laws of 2011, amending the public health

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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