assembly Bill A2006

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Modifies medicaid services' availability to bring them more in line with those of private health insurance coverage; repealer

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to health
Jan 17, 2017 referred to health

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A2006 - Details

Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-a, rpld sub 2 ¶(n), Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A7010

A2006 - Summary

Modifies availability of medicaid services to bring them more in line with those of private health insurance coverage.

A2006 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2006

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. SCHIMMINGER, GOODELL -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M.
  of A.  DiPIETRO, GIGLIO, HAWLEY, HOOPER, MAGEE, RIVERA  --  read  once
  and referred to the Committee on Health

AN  ACT  to  amend the social services law, in relation to the character
  and adequacy of Medicaid assistance and to  repeal  paragraph  (n)  of
  subdivision  2 of section 365-a of the social services law relating to
  the care and services of audiologists

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision 2 of section 365-a of the
social services law, as amended by chapter 47 of the laws  of  1996,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (a)  services  of qualified physicians, [dentists, nurses, and private
duty nursing services shall be further  subject  to  the  provisions  of
section  three  hundred  sixty-seven-o  of  this chapter,] optometrists,
NURSE MIDWIVES, NURSE  PRACTITIONERS,  and  other  related  professional
personnel;
  S  2.  Paragraph  (f)  of subdivision 2 of section 365-a of the social
services law, as added by chapter 184 of the laws of 1969 and as  relet-
tered by chapter 478 of the laws of 1980, is amended to read as follows:
  (f)  preventive,  prophylactic and other routine dental care, services
and supplies ONLY WHEN PROVIDED  IN  A  HOSPITAL  OUTPATIENT  OR  CLINIC
FACILITY REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH (C) OF THIS SUBDIVISION;
  S  3.  Paragraph  (g)  of subdivision 2 of section 365-a of the social
services law, as amended by section 21 of part A of chapter  56  of  the
laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  (g)  sickroom  supplies,  eyeglasses,  AND  prosthetic appliances [and
dental prosthetic appliances] furnished in  accordance  with  the  regu-
lations  of  the department; provided further that: (i) the commissioner
of health is authorized to implement a preferred diabetic supply program
wherein the department of health  will  receive  enhanced  rebates  from

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05815-01-7

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