senate Bill S7748A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the heroin and opioid addiction wraparound demonstration services program

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 23, 2016 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 16, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.865
committee discharged and committed to rules
print number 7748a
May 16, 2016 amend and recommit to alcoholism and drug abuse
May 12, 2016 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse

S7748 - Details

Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §19.18-a, Ment Hyg L; amd §2, Chap 32 of 2014

S7748 - Summary

Relates to the heroin and opioid addiction wraparound demonstration services program; makes provisions permanent.

S7748 - Sponsor Memo

S7748 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7748

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 12, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to  the  heroin  and
  opioid  addiction  wraparound  demonstration  services program; and to
  amend chapter 32 of the laws of 2014, amending the mental hygiene  law
  relating  to  the heroin and opioid addiction wraparound demonstration
  services program, in relation to the effectiveness thereof

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

  Section  1.  Section  19.18-a  of  the mental hygiene law, as added by
chapter 32 of the laws of 2014, is amended to read as follows:
S 19.18-a Heroin  and  opioid  addiction  wraparound  services   [demon-
              stration] program.
  1.  The  commissioner,  in  consultation with the department of health
shall develop a heroin and opioid addiction wraparound services  [demon-
stration]  program.  This  program  shall provide wraparound services to
adolescent and adult  patients  during  treatment,  INCLUDING,  BUT  NOT
LIMITED  TO,  INPATIENT AND OUTPATIENT TREATMENT, and shall be available
to such patients for a clinically appropriate  period  for  up  to  nine
months  after  completion  of  such  treatment program. The commissioner
shall identify and  establish  where  the  wraparound  services  [demon-
stration] program will be provided.
  2. Wraparound services shall include;
  (a) Case management services which address:
  (i) Educational resources;
  (ii) Legal services;
  (iii) Financial services;
  (iv) Social services;
  (v) Family services; and
  (vi) Childcare services;
  (b) Peer supports, including peer to peer support groups;
  (c) Employment support; and
  (d) Transportation assistance.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14931-02-6

Co-Sponsors

S7748A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §19.18-a, Ment Hyg L; amd §2, Chap 32 of 2014

S7748A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the heroin and opioid addiction wraparound demonstration services program; makes provisions permanent.

S7748A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7748A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7748--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 12, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Alcoholism and Drug  Abuse
  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
  and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to  the  heroin  and
  opioid  addiction  wraparound  demonstration  services program; and to
  amend chapter 32 of the laws of 2014, amending the mental hygiene  law
  relating  to  the heroin and opioid addiction wraparound demonstration
  services program, in relation to the effectiveness thereof

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

  Section  1.  Section  19.18-a  of  the mental hygiene law, as added by
chapter 32 of the laws of 2014, is amended to read as follows:
S 19.18-a Heroin and opioid addiction wraparound services  demonstration
              program.
  1.  The  commissioner,  in  consultation with the department of health
shall develop a heroin and opioid addiction wraparound  services  demon-
stration  program.  This  program  shall  provide wraparound services to
adolescent and adult  patients  during  treatment,  INCLUDING,  BUT  NOT
LIMITED  TO,  INPATIENT AND OUTPATIENT TREATMENT, and shall be available
to such patients for a clinically appropriate  period  for  up  to  nine
months  after  completion  of  such  treatment program. The commissioner
shall identify and establish where the wraparound services demonstration
program will be provided.
  2. Wraparound services shall include;
  (a) Case management services which address:
  (i) Educational resources;
  (ii) Legal services;
  (iii) Financial services;
  (iv) Social services;
  (v) Family services; and
  (vi) Childcare services;
  (b) Peer supports, including peer to peer support groups;
  (c) Employment support; and

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

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