assembly Bill A10459A

Vetoed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes reimbursement mechanisms for access to hospice services for residents of assisted living programs

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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
Dec 28, 2018 tabled
vetoed memo.344
Dec 17, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1962
substituted for s8353a
Jun 18, 2018 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 14, 2018 ordered to third reading rules cal.231
rules report cal.231
reported
Jun 13, 2018 reported referred to rules
Jun 05, 2018 reported referred to ways and means
May 31, 2018 print number 10459a
May 31, 2018 amend (t) and recommit to health
Apr 23, 2018 referred to health

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A10459 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8353
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §461-l, Soc Serv L; amd §4012, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1814

A10459 - Summary

Establishes reimbursement mechanisms for access to hospice services for residents of assisted living programs.

A10459 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  10459

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 23, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. LUPARDO, ARROYO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.
  ABBATE,  BARRON,  DICKENS,  JONES, MAGEE, McDONALD, RIVERA, SEPULVEDA,
  TAYLOR -- read once and referred to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public  health  law,  in  relation  to  establishing
  reimbursement  mechanisms for access to hospice services for residents
  of assisted living programs

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

  Section  1.  The  public health law is amended by adding a new section
4016 to read as follows:
  § 4016. HOSPICE SERVICES FOR RESIDENTS OF  ASSISTED  LIVING  PROGRAMS.
THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL PROMULGATE REGULATIONS AND IMPLEMENT REIMBURSE-
MENT  MECHANISMS  TO  ENABLE  RESIDENTS  OF  ASSISTED  LIVING  PROGRAMS,
LICENSED  UNDER  SECTION FOUR HUNDRED SIXTY-ONE-L OF THE SOCIAL SERVICES
LAW, TO ACCESS HOSPICE SERVICES LICENSED UNDER THIS ARTICLE. SUCH  REGU-
LATIONS  AND REIMBURSEMENT MECHANISMS SHALL BE IMPLEMENTED NO LATER THAN
MARCH THIRTY-FIRST, TWO THOUSAND NINETEEN.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15037-01-8

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A10459A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8353
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §461-l, Soc Serv L; amd §4012, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1814

A10459A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes reimbursement mechanisms for access to hospice services for residents of assisted living programs.

A10459A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                10459--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 23, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. LUPARDO, ARROYO, HYNDMAN, WALSH, ERRIGO, MURRAY,
  BRAUNSTEIN, HEVESI -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.  ABBATE,  BARRON,
  DICKENS,  JONES,  MAGEE,  McDONALD,  RIVERA,  TAYLOR  -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Health -- recommitted to the Committee on
  Health 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 social services law and the public health law, in
  relation to authorizing  residents  of  assisted  living  programs  to
  receive hospice services

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (d) of subdivision 2  of  section  461-l  of  the
social services law is amended by adding a new subparagraph (iv) to read
as follows:
  (IV) ELIGIBLE PERSONS RECEIVING ASSISTED LIVING PROGRAM SERVICES SHALL
BE  PERMITTED  TO  ACCESS  AND  RECEIVE HOSPICE SERVICES FROM A PROVIDER
UNDER ARTICLE FORTY OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW WHILE CONTINUING TO  REMAIN
IN THE ASSISTED LIVING PROGRAM.
  §  2. Section 4012 of the public health law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 6 to read as follows:
  6. HOSPICE SERVICES FOR RESIDENTS OF ASSISTED  LIVING  PROGRAMS  UNDER
SECTION FOUR HUNDRED SIXTY-ONE-1 OF THE SOCIAL SERVICES LAW; THE COMMIS-
SIONER MAY THROUGH REGULATION MODIFY THE SCOPE OF PERSONAL CARE SERVICES
TO PREVENT DUPLICATION OF PERSONAL CARE SERVICES PROVIDED BY HOSPICE AND
THE ASSISTED LIVING PROGRAM.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15037-06-8

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