assembly Bill A639A

Vetoed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to changes in health insurance contracts or plans for retired officers, employees, and their families

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 28, 2016 vetoed memo.265
Nov 16, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 15, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.222
substituted for a639a
Jun 15, 2016 substituted by s2448a
Jun 14, 2016 ordered to third reading rules cal.222
rules report cal.222
reported
Jun 08, 2016 reported referred to rules
Jun 03, 2016 print number 639a
Jun 03, 2016 amend and recommit to governmental employees
Jan 06, 2016 referred to governmental employees
Jan 07, 2015 referred to governmental employees

Votes

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May 17, 2016 - Finance committee Vote

S2448
32
0
committee
32
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
5
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 2, 2016 - Local Government committee Vote

S2448
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Feb 2, 2016

Jun 2, 2015 - Finance committee Vote

S2448
34
0
committee
34
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 12, 2015 - Local Government committee Vote

S2448
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 12, 2015

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Multi-Sponsors

A639 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2448
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §92-a, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A7872
2013-2014: A1227, S3687
2017-2018: A5210, A10337, S4324, S8118
2019-2020: A7870, S5930

A639 - Summary

Relates to changes in health insurance contracts or plans for retired officers, employees, and their families.

A639 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   639

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. ABINANTI, GUNTHER, ROBERTS, PAULIN, BRINDISI,
  GALEF, STECK -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of  A.  MONTESANO,  TITUS  --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Employees

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  general municipal law, in relation to providing
  notice of health insurance contracts for retired officers,  employees,
  and their families

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 92-a of the general municipal law,
as amended by chapter 805 of the laws of 1984 and as further amended  by
section  104 of part A of chapter 62 of the laws of 2011, is amended and
a new subdivision 2-a is added to read as follows:
  2. [A] CONSISTENT WITH THE PROVISIONS OF  SUBDIVISION  TWO-A  OF  THIS
SECTION,  A public corporation may contract with a non-profit membership
corporation, organized under article forty-three of  the  insurance  law
and  approved  by the superintendent of financial services and the state
board of social welfare, or with any insurance company authorized to  do
business  in this state for the purpose of furnishing medical and surgi-
cal services and hospital service as  defined  in  such  article  forty-
three,  or  medical  and  surgical and hospital insurance to persons who
contract with such non-profit membership corporation or insurance compa-
ny, or who subscribe to a plan or plans, as  hereinafter  provided.  Any
such  contract  entered  into  by  a public corporation shall permit any
officer or employee or group of officers or employees of  an  agency  or
department  of the public corporation voluntarily to subscribe to a plan
or plans providing for medical and surgical and hospital insurance  for,
or  medical and surgical services and hospital service to, such officers
or employees and their families. Any such contract  entered  into  by  a
public corporation may, if authorized by the governing board or body and
subject  to such conditions, limitations and eligibility requirements as

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

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

A639A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2448
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §92-a, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A7872
2013-2014: A1227, S3687
2017-2018: A5210, A10337, S4324, S8118
2019-2020: A7870, S5930

A639A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to changes in health insurance contracts or plans for retired officers, employees, and their families.

A639A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 639--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ABINANTI,  GUNTHER, PAULIN, BRINDISI, GALEF,
  STECK, DiPIETRO, SANTABARBARA  --  Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.
  MONTESANO, TENNEY, TITUS -- read once and referred to the Committee on
  Governmental Employees -- recommitted to the Committee on Governmental
  Employees  in  accordance  with  Assembly  Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general municipal  law,  in  relation  to  providing
  notice  of health insurance contracts for retired officers, employees,
  and their families

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 92-a of the general municipal law,
as  amended by chapter 805 of the laws of 1984 and as further amended by
section 104 of part A of chapter 62 of the laws of 2011, is amended  and
a new subdivision 2-a is added to read as follows:
  2.  [A]  CONSISTENT  WITH  THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION TWO-A OF THIS
SECTION, A public corporation may contract with a non-profit  membership
corporation,  organized  under  article forty-three of the insurance law
and approved by the superintendent of financial services and  the  state
board  of social welfare, or with any insurance company authorized to do
business in this state for the purpose of furnishing medical and  surgi-
cal  services  and  hospital  service  as defined in such article forty-
three, or medical and surgical and hospital  insurance  to  persons  who
contract with such non-profit membership corporation or insurance compa-
ny,  or  who  subscribe to a plan or plans, as hereinafter provided. Any
such contract entered into by a  public  corporation  shall  permit  any
officer  or  employee  or group of officers or employees of an agency or
department of the public corporation voluntarily to subscribe to a  plan
or  plans providing for medical and surgical and hospital insurance for,
or medical and surgical services and hospital service to, such  officers
or  employees  and  their  families. Any such contract entered into by a
public corporation may, if authorized by the governing board or body and

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