assembly Bill A826

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the New York certified retirement community program within the office for the aging

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to aging
Jan 09, 2017 referred to aging

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A826 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Aging
Law Section:
Elder Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 3 §§310 - 318, Eld L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A7067
2011-2012: A399
2013-2014: A1485
2015-2016: A1108

A826 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the New York certified retirement community program within the office for the aging; provides for certification by the director of the office for the aging that a community is advantageous for retirees to live in and that such community encourages retirees to reside therein; provides that upon certification, the office for the aging shall provide assistance to the community.

A826 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   826

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. GUNTHER, LIFTON, LUPARDO, CRESPO, RAIA -- Multi-
  Sponsored by -- M. of A. RIVERA --  read  once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee on Aging

AN  ACT to amend the elder law, in relation to establishing a program to
  encourage retirees to make their homes in New York state

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "New York certified  retirement  community  act",  and  the  program
created  hereunder  shall  be  known as the "New York Livable Integrated
Elder Friendly Retirement Communities (New York LIFE) program".
  § 2. The elder law is amended by adding a new article  3  to  read  as
follows:
                               ARTICLE III
             NEW YORK CERTIFIED RETIREMENT COMMUNITY PROGRAM
SECTION 310. DEFINITIONS.
        311. THE   NEW  YORK  CERTIFIED  RETIREMENT  COMMUNITY  PROGRAM;
               CREATION.
        312. LEGISLATIVE INTENT.
        313. RULES AND REGULATIONS.
        314. DESIGNATION.
        315. NEW YORK  CERTIFIED  RETIREMENT  COMMUNITY  PROGRAM;  LOCAL
               COMMITTEES.
        316. NEW  YORK  CERTIFIED  RETIREMENT COMMUNITY PROGRAM; ASSIST-
               ANCE.
        317. REPORT.
        318. ASSISTANCE OF OTHER AGENCIES.
  § 310. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE:
  1. "CERTIFIED RETIREMENT COMMUNITY"  MEANS  ANY  COMMUNITY  SITE  THAT
MEETS  THE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS ARTICLE AND IS THEREFORE DESIGNATED AS A
CERTIFIED RETIREMENT COMMUNITY BY THE OFFICE. SUCH DESIGNATION SHALL  BE

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