assembly Bill A2084

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires applicants for public assistance to be fully informed that they may be liable to reimburse the state for benefits received

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 30, 2018 enacting clause stricken
recommitted to codes
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.154
May 25, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.493
May 23, 2017 reported
May 16, 2017 reported referred to codes
Jan 17, 2017 referred to social services

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A2084 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add §110-b, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9317
2015-2016: A2942
2019-2020: A3838
2021-2022: A3766

A2084 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires applicants for public assistance to be given notice in writing, that they may be liable to reimburse the state for benefits received; provides such notice shall be given as part of an informational booklet and as a standalone document.

A2084 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2084

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SEPULVEDA,  STECK,  CRESPO,  RIVERA, HOOPER,
  PEOPLES-STOKES -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ARROYO, COOK, CROUCH,
  GLICK, McDONOUGH, PERRY, SKARTADOS, WRIGHT -- read once  and  referred
  to the Committee on Social Services

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to providing notice
  to applicants of potential liability for public assistance benefits

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

  Section 1. The social services law is amended by adding a new  section
110-b to read as follows:
  §  110-B.  RECOVERY FROM A PERSON DISCOVERED TO HAVE PROPERTY; NOTICE.
NOTWITHSTANDING ANY LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO THE CONTRARY,  AN  APPLI-
CANT FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE SHALL BE FULLY INFORMED IN WRITING THAT HE OR
SHE  MAY BE LIABLE TO REIMBURSE THE STATE FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE BENEFITS
RECEIVED, AS PROVIDED FOR IN THIS TITLE.  NOTICE MAY BE GIVEN AS PART OF
AN INFORMATIONAL BOOKLET PROMULGATED BY  THE  OFFICE  OF  TEMPORARY  AND
DISABILITY  SERVICES  AND  AS A STANDALONE DOCUMENT ON HIS OR HER RIGHTS
AND RESPONSIBILITIES.   NOTHING IN  THIS  SECTION  SHALL  BE  DEEMED  TO
PREVENT  THE LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT FROM MAINTAINING ITS RECORDS
ELECTRONICALLY.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on June 30, 2018.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06637-02-7