senate Bill S305A

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Clarifies eligibility requirements for admission to the New York state veterans' home

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A7229 - Signed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 11, 2015 signed chap.414
Nov 10, 2015 delivered to governor
Jun 17, 2015 returned to assembly
passed senate
substituted for s305a
Jun 17, 2015 substituted by a7229a
ordered to third reading cal.1700
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 28, 2015 reported and committed to finance
May 11, 2015 print number 305a
May 11, 2015 amend and recommit to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Jan 07, 2015 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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Jun 17, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S305A
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 28, 2015 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S305A
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: May 28, 2015

S305 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7229
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2632, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A10213
2013-2014: S7588, A7561

S305 - Summary

Clarifies eligibility requirements for admission to the New York State veterans' home.

S305 - Sponsor Memo

S305 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   305

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. ESPAILLAT -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN  ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to clarifying eligi-
  bility requirements for admission to the New York state veterans' home

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 1 of section 2632 of the public health law, as
amended by chapter 467 of the laws of 1991,  the  opening  paragraph  as
amended  by chapter 455 of the laws of 2002, paragraph (d) as amended by
chapter 616 of the laws of 1995 and paragraph (f) as amended by  chapter
179 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows:
  1. Every veteran of the armed forces of the United States, who (i) was
separated  or  discharged  under  honorable  conditions after serving on
active duty therein for a period of not less than thirty days,  or  (ii)
was  separated or discharged under honorable conditions after serving on
active duty therein for a period of not less than thirty  days  and  who
was  a  recipient  of the armed forces expeditionary medal, navy expedi-
tionary medal or marine corps expeditionary medal for  participation  in
operations  in Lebanon from June first, nineteen hundred eighty-three to
December first, nineteen hundred eighty-seven, in Grenada  from  October
twenty-third,  nineteen  hundred  eighty-three to November twenty-first,
nineteen hundred eighty-three, or in  Panama  from  December  twentieth,
nineteen  hundred  eighty-nine to January thirty-first, nineteen hundred
ninety, OR IN BOSNIA AND HERZGEGOVINA FROM NOVEMBER TWENTY-FIRST,  NINE-
TEEN HUNDRED NINETY-FIVE TO NOVEMBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVEN, OR WAS A
RECIPIENT  OF  THE  KOSOVO  CAMPAIGN  MEDAL  or  (iii)  was separated or
discharged under honorable conditions after serving on active duty ther-
ein for a period of not less than thirty days and who served during  the
period of actual hostilities of either

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

S305A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7229
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2632, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A10213
2013-2014: S7588, A7561

S305A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Clarifies eligibility requirements for admission to the New York State veterans' home.

S305A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S305A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 305--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. ESPAILLAT -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to clarifying eligi-
  bility requirements for admission to the New York state veterans' home

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 1 of section 2632 of the public health law, as
amended by chapter 467 of the laws of 1991,  the  opening  paragraph  as
amended  by chapter 455 of the laws of 2002, paragraph (d) as amended by
chapter 616 of the laws of 1995 and paragraph (f) as amended by  chapter
179 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows:
  1. Every veteran of the armed forces of the United States, who (i) was
separated  or  discharged  under  honorable  conditions after serving on
active duty therein for a period of not less than thirty days,  or  (ii)
was  separated or discharged under honorable conditions after serving on
active duty therein for a period of not less than thirty  days  and  who
was  a  recipient  of the armed forces expeditionary medal, navy expedi-
tionary medal or marine corps expeditionary medal for  participation  in
operations  in Lebanon from June first, nineteen hundred eighty-three to
December first, nineteen hundred eighty-seven, in Grenada  from  October
twenty-third,  nineteen  hundred  eighty-three to November twenty-first,
nineteen hundred eighty-three, or in  Panama  from  December  twentieth,
nineteen  hundred  eighty-nine to January thirty-first, nineteen hundred
ninety, OR IN BOSNIA AND HERZGEGOVINA FROM NOVEMBER TWENTY-FIRST,  NINE-
TEEN HUNDRED NINETY-FIVE TO NOVEMBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVEN, OR WAS A
RECIPIENT  OF  THE  KOSOVO  CAMPAIGN  MEDAL  or  (iii)  was separated or
discharged under honorable conditions after serving on active duty ther-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01912-03-5

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