senate Bill S5565B

Vetoed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to fiscal intermediary services in the consumer directed personal assistance program

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 11, 2015 vetoed memo.302
Nov 30, 2015 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2015 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.567
substituted for a7535b
Jun 16, 2015 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1680
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 12, 2015 print number 5565b
Jun 12, 2015 amend and recommit to finance
Jun 02, 2015 print number 5565a
Jun 02, 2015 amend and recommit to finance
reported and committed to finance
May 14, 2015 referred to health

S5565 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7535
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-f, Soc Serv L

S5565 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to fiscal intermediary services in the consumer directed personal assistance program performed on behalf of the consumer to facilitate his or her role as the employer with regard to regulations of certain health care organizations; requires licensure; defines responsibilities.

S5565 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5565 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5565

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 14, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  HANNON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to fiscal  interme-
  diaries in the consumer directed personal assistance program

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

  Section 1. Section 365-f of the social  services  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 4-a and 4-b to read as follows:
  4-A. FISCAL INTERMEDIARY SERVICES. (A) FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDI-
VISION:
  (I)  "FISCAL INTERMEDIARY" MEANS AN ENTITY THAT PROVIDES FISCAL INTER-
MEDIARY SERVICES AND HAS A CONTRACT FOR PROVIDING SUCH SERVICES WITH:
  (A) A LOCAL DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES,
  (B) AN ORGANIZATION LICENSED UNDER ARTICLE FORTY-FOUR  OF  THE  PUBLIC
HEALTH LAW, OR
  (C)   AN   ACCOUNTABLE   CARE  ORGANIZATION  CERTIFIED  UNDER  ARTICLE
TWENTY-NINE-E OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW OR AN INTEGRATED DELIVERY  SYSTEM
COMPOSED PRIMARILY OF HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS RECOGNIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT
AS  A PERFORMING PROVIDER SYSTEM UNDER THE DELIVERY SYSTEM REFORM INCEN-
TIVE PAYMENT PROGRAM.
  (II)  FISCAL  INTERMEDIARY  SERVICES  SHALL  INCLUDE   THE   FOLLOWING
SERVICES,  PERFORMED  ON BEHALF OF THE CONSUMER TO FACILITATE HIS OR HER
ROLE AS THE EMPLOYER:
  (A) WAGE AND BENEFIT PROCESSING FOR CONSUMER DIRECTED PERSONAL ASSIST-
ANTS;
  (B) PROCESSING ALL INCOME TAX AND OTHER REQUIRED WAGE WITHHOLDINGS;
  (C) COMPLYING WITH WORKERS' COMPENSATION, DISABILITY AND  UNEMPLOYMENT
REQUIREMENTS;
  (D)  MAINTAINING PERSONNEL RECORDS FOR EACH CONSUMER DIRECTED PERSONAL
ASSISTANT, INCLUDING TIME SHEETS  AND  OTHER  DOCUMENTATION  NEEDED  FOR

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11081-01-5

S5565A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7535
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-f, Soc Serv L

S5565A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to fiscal intermediary services in the consumer directed personal assistance program performed on behalf of the consumer to facilitate his or her role as the employer with regard to regulations of certain health care organizations; requires licensure; defines responsibilities.

S5565A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5565A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5565--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 14, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  HANNON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health -- reported favora-
  bly from said committee and committed to the Committee on  Finance  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to fiscal  interme-
  diaries in the consumer directed personal assistance program

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

  Section 1. Section 365-f of the social  services  law  is  amended  by
adding two new subdivisions 4-a and 4-b to read as follows:
  4-A. FISCAL INTERMEDIARY SERVICES. (A) FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDI-
VISION:
  (I)  "FISCAL INTERMEDIARY" MEANS AN ENTITY THAT PROVIDES FISCAL INTER-
MEDIARY SERVICES AND HAS A CONTRACT FOR PROVIDING SUCH SERVICES WITH:
  (A) A LOCAL DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES,
  (B) AN ORGANIZATION LICENSED UNDER ARTICLE FORTY-FOUR  OF  THE  PUBLIC
HEALTH LAW, OR
  (C)   AN   ACCOUNTABLE   CARE  ORGANIZATION  CERTIFIED  UNDER  ARTICLE
TWENTY-NINE-E OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW OR AN INTEGRATED DELIVERY  SYSTEM
COMPOSED PRIMARILY OF HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS RECOGNIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT
AS  A PERFORMING PROVIDER SYSTEM UNDER THE DELIVERY SYSTEM REFORM INCEN-
TIVE PAYMENT PROGRAM.
  (II)  FISCAL  INTERMEDIARY  SERVICES  SHALL  INCLUDE   THE   FOLLOWING
SERVICES,  PERFORMED  ON BEHALF OF THE CONSUMER TO FACILITATE HIS OR HER
ROLE AS THE EMPLOYER:
  (A) WAGE AND BENEFIT PROCESSING FOR CONSUMER DIRECTED PERSONAL ASSIST-
ANTS;
  (B) PROCESSING ALL INCOME TAX AND OTHER REQUIRED WAGE WITHHOLDINGS;
  (C) COMPLYING WITH WORKERS' COMPENSATION, DISABILITY AND  UNEMPLOYMENT
REQUIREMENTS;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11081-03-5

S5565B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7535
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-f, Soc Serv L

S5565B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to fiscal intermediary services in the consumer directed personal assistance program performed on behalf of the consumer to facilitate his or her role as the employer with regard to regulations of certain health care organizations; requires licensure; defines responsibilities.

S5565B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5565B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5565--B

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 14, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  HANNON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health -- reported favora-
  bly from said committee and 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

AN  ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to fiscal interme-
  diaries in the consumer directed personal assistance program

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

  Section  1.  Section  365-f  of  the social services law is amended by
adding two new subdivisions 4-a and 4-b to read as follows:
  4-A. FISCAL INTERMEDIARY SERVICES. (A) FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDI-
VISION:
  (I) "FISCAL INTERMEDIARY" MEANS AN ENTITY THAT PROVIDES FISCAL  INTER-
MEDIARY SERVICES AND HAS A CONTRACT FOR PROVIDING SUCH SERVICES WITH:
  (A) A LOCAL DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES,
  (B)  AN  ORGANIZATION  LICENSED UNDER ARTICLE FORTY-FOUR OF THE PUBLIC
HEALTH LAW, OR
  (C)  AN  ACCOUNTABLE  CARE  ORGANIZATION   CERTIFIED   UNDER   ARTICLE
TWENTY-NINE-E  OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW OR AN INTEGRATED DELIVERY SYSTEM
COMPOSED PRIMARILY OF HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS RECOGNIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT
AS A PERFORMING PROVIDER SYSTEM UNDER THE DELIVERY SYSTEM REFORM  INCEN-
TIVE PAYMENT PROGRAM.
  (II)   FISCAL   INTERMEDIARY  SERVICES  SHALL  INCLUDE  THE  FOLLOWING
SERVICES, PERFORMED ON BEHALF OF THE CONSUMER TO FACILITATE HIS  OR  HER
ROLE AS THE EMPLOYER:
  (A) WAGE AND BENEFIT PROCESSING FOR CONSUMER DIRECTED PERSONAL ASSIST-
ANTS;
  (B) PROCESSING ALL INCOME TAX AND OTHER REQUIRED WAGE WITHHOLDINGS;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11081-05-5

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