assembly Bill A4160A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Increases the personal needs allowance of individuals in nursing homes and individuals in residential programs for victims of domestic violence

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 02, 2016 held for consideration in social services
Mar 02, 2016 print number 4160a
Mar 02, 2016 amend and recommit to social services
Jan 06, 2016 referred to social services
Feb 25, 2015 reference changed to social services
Jan 29, 2015 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

A4160 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2906
Current Committee:
Assembly Social Services
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§209 & 366, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A4046
2011-2012: A3923
2013-2014: A2163
2017-2018: A2232, S2754
2019-2020: A1767

A4160 - Summary

Increases the personal needs allowance of individuals in nursing homes and individuals in residential programs for victims of domestic violence.

A4160 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4160

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CROUCH, GIGLIO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.
  FINCH -- read once and referred  to  the  Committee  on  Corporations,
  Authorities and Commissions

AN  ACT  to amend the social services law, in relation to personal needs
  allowances

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 2-a of section 209 of the social services law,
as amended by chapter 450 of the laws of 1987, is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  2-a.  Notwithstanding  any inconsistent provision of subparagraph (ii)
of paragraph (d) of subdivision one of this section, an  individual  who
is  receiving  or  is  eligible to receive federal supplemental security
income payments and/or additional state payments and who is  a  resident
of a residential health care facility as defined by section twenty-eight
hundred  one  of  the public health law, shall, in accordance with regu-
lations of the department, be entitled to a state payment  for  personal
needs  in the amount of fifteen dollars a month, provided, however, that
on or after January  first,  nineteen  hundred  eighty-eight  the  state
payment  for  personal  needs for such persons shall be in the amount of
[twenty-five] FORTY-FIVE dollars a month;  PROVIDED  FURTHER  THAT  SUCH
FORTY-FIVE  DOLLAR  AMOUNT BE SUBJECT TO AN ANNUAL ADJUSTMENT REFLECTING
THE  LATEST  CONSUMER  PRICE  INDEX  (ALL  ITEMS--U.S.  CITY   AVERAGE),
PUBLISHED  BY  THE  UNITED STATES BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS, COMMENCING
JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SIXTEEN AND RECALCULATED EVERY JANUARY FIRST
THEREAFTER.  Notwithstanding any inconsistent provision of  subparagraph
(ii)  of  paragraph  (d) of subdivision one of this section, on or after
January first, nineteen hundred eighty-eight, a resident of an  interme-
diate  care  facility operated or issued an operating certificate by the
office [of mental retardation and] FOR PEOPLE WITH  developmental  disa-
bilities  or  a  patient  of a hospital operated by the office of mental

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05147-03-5

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

A4160A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2906
Current Committee:
Assembly Social Services
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§209 & 366, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A4046
2011-2012: A3923
2013-2014: A2163
2017-2018: A2232, S2754
2019-2020: A1767

A4160A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the personal needs allowance of individuals in nursing homes and individuals in residential programs for victims of domestic violence.

A4160A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4160--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  CROUCH, GIGLIO, BRINDISI, SALADINO, TEDISCO,
  BLANKENBUSH, RUSSELL, MURRAY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.  FINCH,
  LUPARDO,  MAGEE,  PALMESANO -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions -- reference  changed  to
  the  Committee  on  Social Services -- recommitted to the Committee on
  Social Services in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 --  commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to  personal  needs
  allowances

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2-a of section 209 of the social services  law,
as  amended  by  chapter  450 of the laws of 1987, is amended to read as
follows:
  2-a. Notwithstanding any inconsistent provision of  subparagraph  (ii)
of  paragraph  (d) of subdivision one of this section, an individual who
is receiving or is eligible to  receive  federal  supplemental  security
income  payments  and/or additional state payments and who is a resident
of a residential health care facility as defined by section twenty-eight
hundred one of the public health law, shall, in  accordance  with  regu-
lations  of  the department, be entitled to a state payment for personal
needs in the amount of fifteen dollars a month, provided, however,  that
on  or  after  January  first,  nineteen  hundred eighty-eight the state
payment for personal needs for such persons shall be in  the  amount  of
[twenty-five]  FORTY-FIVE  dollars  a  month; PROVIDED FURTHER THAT SUCH
FORTY-FIVE DOLLAR AMOUNT BE SUBJECT TO AN ANNUAL  ADJUSTMENT  REFLECTING
THE   LATEST  CONSUMER  PRICE  INDEX  (ALL  ITEMS--U.S.  CITY  AVERAGE),
PUBLISHED BY THE UNITED STATES BUREAU OF  LABOR  STATISTICS,  COMMENCING
JANUARY  FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  SEVENTEEN AND RECALCULATED EVERY JANUARY
FIRST THEREAFTER.  Notwithstanding any inconsistent provision of subpar-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05147-05-6

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