senate Bill S1698B

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides for the autism detection, education and mapping program

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2018 referred to mental health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1926
referred to rules
Jun 11, 2018 print number 1698b
Jun 11, 2018 amend and recommit to health
Jan 03, 2018 referred to health
Jun 12, 2017 print number 1698a
Jun 12, 2017 amend (t) and recommit to health
Jan 10, 2017 referred to health

Co-Sponsors

S1698 - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Mental Health
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §13.42, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S8198
2011-2012: S1174
2013-2014: S3088
2015-2016: S550
2019-2020: S2597
2021-2022: S2911

S1698 - Summary

Provides for the autism detection, education and mapping program.

S1698 - Sponsor Memo

S1698 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1698

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the  public  health  law,  in  relation  to  the  autism
  detection and education program and mapping of autism locations

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

  Section 1. Article 24 of the public health law is amended by adding  a
new title 1-C to read as follows:
                                TITLE 1-C
             AUTISM DETECTION, EDUCATION AND MAPPING PROGRAM
SECTION 2415-A. AUTISM  DETECTION, EDUCATION AND MAPPING PROGRAM; ESTAB-
                  LISHMENT.
        2415-B. GRANTS TO APPROVED ORGANIZATIONS.
        2415-C. ANNUAL REPORT.
  § 2415-A. AUTISM DETECTION, EDUCATION AND MAPPING PROGRAM;  ESTABLISH-
MENT.    1.  THERE  IS  HEREBY  CREATED WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT THE AUTISM
DETECTION, EDUCATION AND MAPPING PROGRAM.  THIS PROGRAM  IS  ESTABLISHED
TO  PROMOTE  SCREENING  AND  DETECTION  OF AUTISM, TO EDUCATE THE PUBLIC
REGARDING AUTISM, TO PROVIDE COUNSELING AND REFERRAL SERVICES AND TO MAP
LOCATIONS OF OCCURRENCE OF AUTISM.
  2. THE PROGRAM SHALL INCLUDE:
  (A)  ESTABLISHMENT  OF  A  STATEWIDE  PUBLIC  EDUCATION  AND  OUTREACH
CAMPAIGN  TO  PUBLICIZE  AUTISM  DETECTION  AND EDUCATION SERVICES, SUCH
CAMPAIGN SHALL INCLUDE: GENERAL COMMUNITY  EDUCATION,  AUTISM  SCREENING
SERVICES,  INFORMATION  ON  THE  EXTENT OF COVERAGE FOR SUCH SERVICES BY
HEALTH INSURANCE, ANY AVAILABLE MEDICAL  ASSISTANCE  PROGRAM  AND  OTHER
PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PROGRAMS.
  (B)  PROVISION OF GRANTS TO APPROVED ORGANIZATIONS UNDER SECTION TWEN-
TY-FOUR HUNDRED FIFTEEN-B OF THIS TITLE;
  (C) COMPILATION OF DATA CONCERNING THE AUTISM DETECTION, EDUCATION AND
MAPPING PROGRAM INCLUDING MAPPING OF THE FREQUENCY OF THE OCCURRENCE  OF

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

Co-Sponsors

S1698A - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Mental Health
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §13.42, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S8198
2011-2012: S1174
2013-2014: S3088
2015-2016: S550
2019-2020: S2597
2021-2022: S2911

S1698A - Summary

Provides for the autism detection, education and mapping program.

S1698A - Sponsor Memo

S1698A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 1698--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. PARKER, DILAN, KENNEDY, LATIMER, MONTGOMERY, PERSAUD
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Health -- 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 autism
  detection and education program and mapping of autism locations

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

  Section  1.  Subdivisions  (d)  and (e) of section 13.42 of the mental
hygiene law, as added by chapter 469 if the laws of 2016, are amended to
read as follows:
  (d) (1) THERE IS HEREBY CREATED WITHIN THE BOARD THE AUTISM DETECTION,
EDUCATION AND MAPPING PROGRAM.  THIS PROGRAM IS ESTABLISHED  TO  PROMOTE
SCREENING  AND  DETECTION  OF  AUTISM,  TO  EDUCATE THE PUBLIC REGARDING
AUTISM, TO PROVIDE COUNSELING AND REFERRAL SERVICES AND TO MAP LOCATIONS
OF OCCURRENCE OF AUTISM.
  (2) THE PROGRAM SHALL INCLUDE:
  (I)  ESTABLISHMENT  OF  A  STATEWIDE  PUBLIC  EDUCATION  AND  OUTREACH
CAMPAIGN  TO  PUBLICIZE  AUTISM  DETECTION  AND EDUCATION SERVICES, SUCH
CAMPAIGN SHALL INCLUDE: GENERAL COMMUNITY  EDUCATION,  AUTISM  SCREENING
SERVICES,  INFORMATION  ON  THE  EXTENT OF COVERAGE FOR SUCH SERVICES BY
HEALTH INSURANCE, ANY AVAILABLE MEDICAL  ASSISTANCE  PROGRAM  AND  OTHER
PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PROGRAMS.
  (II)  PROVISION  OF GRANTS TO APPROVED ORGANIZATIONS UNDER SUBDIVISION
(E) OF THIS SECTION; AND
  (III) COMPILATION OF DATA CONCERNING THE AUTISM  DETECTION,  EDUCATION
AND MAPPING PROGRAM INCLUDING MAPPING OF THE FREQUENCY OF THE OCCURRENCE
OF  AUTISM  IN  VARIOUS  LOCATIONS IN THE STATE AND DISSEMINATION OF THE
DATA TO THE PUBLIC.
  (E) (1) THE BOARD SHALL MAKE GRANTS WITHIN THE AMOUNTS APPROPRIATED TO
APPROVED ORGANIZATIONS, AS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH TWO OF THIS SUBDIVISION,
FOR THE PROVISION OF SERVICES RELATING TO  AUTISM  SCREENING,  DETECTION
AND MAPPING AS PART OF THIS PROGRAM. SUCH SERVICES SHALL INCLUDE BUT NOT
BE LIMITED TO:

Co-Sponsors

S1698B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Mental Health
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §13.42, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S8198
2011-2012: S1174
2013-2014: S3088
2015-2016: S550
2019-2020: S2597
2021-2022: S2911

S1698B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the autism detection, education and mapping program.

S1698B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1698B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 1698--B

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. PARKER, DILAN, KENNEDY, MONTGOMERY, PERSAUD -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Health  --  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee --  recommitted
  to the Committee on Health in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  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  autism
  detection and education program and mapping of autism locations

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions (d) and (e) of section  13.42  of  the  mental
hygiene law, as added by chapter 469 of the laws of 2016, are amended to
read as follows:
  (d) (1) THERE IS HEREBY CREATED WITHIN THE BOARD THE AUTISM DETECTION,
EDUCATION  AND  MAPPING PROGRAM.  THIS PROGRAM IS ESTABLISHED TO PROMOTE
SCREENING AND DETECTION OF  AUTISM,  TO  EDUCATE  THE  PUBLIC  REGARDING
AUTISM, TO PROVIDE COUNSELING AND REFERRAL SERVICES AND TO MAP LOCATIONS
OF OCCURRENCE OF AUTISM.
  (2) THE PROGRAM SHALL INCLUDE THE:
  (I)  ESTABLISHMENT  OF  A  STATEWIDE  PUBLIC  EDUCATION  AND  OUTREACH
CAMPAIGN TO PUBLICIZE AUTISM  DETECTION  AND  EDUCATION  SERVICES,  SUCH
CAMPAIGN  SHALL  INCLUDE:  GENERAL COMMUNITY EDUCATION, AUTISM SCREENING
SERVICES, INFORMATION ON THE EXTENT OF COVERAGE  FOR  SUCH  SERVICES  BY
HEALTH  INSURANCE,  ANY  AVAILABLE  MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM AND OTHER
PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PROGRAMS.
  (II) PROVISION OF GRANTS TO APPROVED ORGANIZATIONS  UNDER  SUBDIVISION
(E) OF THIS SECTION; AND
  (III)  COMPILATION  OF DATA CONCERNING THE AUTISM DETECTION, EDUCATION
AND MAPPING PROGRAM INCLUDING MAPPING OF THE FREQUENCY OF THE OCCURRENCE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05898-06-8

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