senate Bill S2137A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Increases the enhanced residential care benefits for the aged, and blind and disabled persons

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Social Services Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (12)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to social services
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 13, 2017 referred to social services
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 12, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.1536
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 23, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Mar 13, 2017 print number 2137a
Mar 13, 2017 amend and recommit to social services
Jan 12, 2017 referred to social services

Votes

view votes

Jun 12, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S2137A
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show Rules committee vote details

May 23, 2017 - Social Services committee Vote

S2137A
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show Social Services committee vote details

Social Services Committee Vote: May 23, 2017

Co-Sponsors

view additional co-sponsors

S2137 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Social Services
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §209, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S7333

S2137 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the enhanced residential care benefits for aged, blind and disabled persons.

S2137 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2137 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2137

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 12, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. SERINO, AMEDORE, AVELLA, CROCI, DeFRANCISCO, FUNKE,
  GALLIVAN, GRIFFO, HANNON, LAVALLE, LITTLE, MARCELLINO,  MURPHY,  ORTT,
  RANZENHOFER,  RITCHIE,  ROBACH,  SAVINO,  VALESKY  --  read  twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Social Services

AN  ACT  to amend the social services law, in relation to increasing the
  enhanced residential  care  benefits  for  aged,  blind  and  disabled
  persons

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (e) of subdivision 2 of section 209 of the social
services law, as amended by section 2 of part O of  chapter  54  of  the
laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  (e) (i) [On and after] (1) FROM January first, two thousand sixteen TO
DECEMBER  THIRTY-FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN, for an eligible individ-
ual receiving enhanced residential care, $1427.00; and [(ii)] (2) for an
eligible couple receiving  enhanced  residential  care,  two  times  the
amount  set  forth  in [subparagraph (i)] CLAUSE ONE of this [paragraph]
SUBPARAGRAPH.
  (II) (1) FROM JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND EIGHTEEN  TO  MARCH  THIRTY-
FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  EIGHTEEN,  FOR  AN  ELIGIBLE INDIVIDUAL RECEIVING
ENHANCED RESIDENTIAL CARE, $1502; AND (2) FOR AN ELIGIBLE COUPLE RECEIV-
ING ENHANCED RESIDENTIAL CARE, TWO TIMES THE AMOUNT SET FORTH IN  CLAUSE
ONE OF THIS SUBPARAGRAPH.
  (III)  (1)  FROM  APRIL  FIRST, TWO THOUSAND EIGHTEEN TO MARCH THIRTY-
FIRST, TWO THOUSAND  NINETEEN,  FOR  AN  ELIGIBLE  INDIVIDUAL  RECEIVING
ENHANCED RESIDENTIAL CARE, $1577; AND (2) FOR AN ELIGIBLE COUPLE RECEIV-
ING  ENHANCED RESIDENTIAL CARE, TWO TIMES THE AMOUNT SET FORTH IN CLAUSE
ONE OF THIS SUBPARAGRAPH.
  (IV) (1) FROM APRIL FIRST, TWO THOUSAND NINETEEN AND  THEREAFTER,  FOR
AN  ELIGIBLE  INDIVIDUAL RECEIVING ENHANCED RESIDENTIAL CARE, $1652; AND
(2) FOR AN ELIGIBLE COUPLE  RECEIVING  ENHANCED  RESIDENTIAL  CARE,  TWO
TIMES THE AMOUNT SET FORTH IN CLAUSE ONE OF THIS SUBPARAGRAPH.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

Co-Sponsors

view additional co-sponsors

S2137A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Social Services
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §209, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S7333

S2137A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the enhanced residential care benefits for aged, blind and disabled persons.

S2137A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2137A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2137--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 12, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. SERINO, AMEDORE, AVELLA, CROCI, DeFRANCISCO, FUNKE,
  GALLIVAN, GOLDEN, GRIFFO, HANNON, LAVALLE, LITTLE, MARCELLINO, MURPHY,
  ORTT, RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE, ROBACH, SAVINO, VALESKY -- read twice  and
  ordered  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
  Social  Services  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,   ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the social services law, in relation to increasing the
  enhanced residential  care  benefits  for  aged,  blind  and  disabled
  persons

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (e) of subdivision 2 of section 209 of the social
services law, as amended by section 2 of part O of  chapter  54  of  the
laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  (e) (i) [On and after] (1) FROM January first, two thousand sixteen TO
MARCH  THIRTY-FIRST,  TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN, for an eligible individual
receiving enhanced residential care, $1427.00; and  [(ii)]  (2)  for  an
eligible  couple  receiving  enhanced  residential  care,  two times the
amount set forth in [subparagraph (i)] CLAUSE ONE  of  this  [paragraph]
SUBPARAGRAPH.
  (II)  (1)  FROM  APRIL  FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN TO MARCH THIRTY-
FIRST, TWO THOUSAND  EIGHTEEN,  FOR  AN  ELIGIBLE  INDIVIDUAL  RECEIVING
ENHANCED  RESIDENTIAL  CARE,  $1547.00;  AND  (2) FOR AN ELIGIBLE COUPLE
RECEIVING ENHANCED RESIDENTIAL CARE, TWO TIMES THE AMOUNT SET  FORTH  IN
CLAUSE ONE OF THIS SUBPARAGRAPH.
  (III)  (1)  FROM  APRIL  FIRST, TWO THOUSAND EIGHTEEN TO MARCH THIRTY-
FIRST, TWO THOUSAND  NINETEEN,  FOR  AN  ELIGIBLE  INDIVIDUAL  RECEIVING
ENHANCED  RESIDENTIAL  CARE,  $1667.00;  AND  (2) FOR AN ELIGIBLE COUPLE
RECEIVING ENHANCED RESIDENTIAL CARE, TWO TIMES THE AMOUNT SET  FORTH  IN
CLAUSE ONE OF THIS SUBPARAGRAPH.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01962-04-7

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.