senate Bill S4045A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes a senior housing task force

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to aging
Feb 16, 2017 print number 4045a
Feb 16, 2017 amend and recommit to aging
Feb 02, 2017 referred to aging

S4045 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6752
Current Committee:
Senate Aging
Law Section:
Public Housing Law
Laws Affected:
Add §12-a, Pub Hous L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S2208
2011-2012: S110
2013-2014: S792
2015-2016: S115
2019-2020: A5121
2021-2022: A3574

S4045 - Summary

Establishes a senior housing task force for the purposes of conducting a state-wide assessment of senior housing needs taking into consideration the various geographical areas and different needs of the seniors in those areas and resources available in those different areas.

S4045 - Sponsor Memo

S4045 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4045

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 2, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public housing law, in relation  to  establishing  a
  senior housing task force

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

  Section 1. The public housing law is amended by adding a  new  section
12-a to read as follows:
  §  12-A.  SENIOR  HOUSING  TASK  FORCE. 1. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED
WITHIN THE DIVISION OF HOUSING AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL  A  SENIOR  HOUSING
TASK  FORCE.  IT SHALL MEET AS OFTEN AS NECESSARY, BUT NO LESS THAN FOUR
TIMES PER YEAR. ALL MEMBERS SHALL BE PROVIDED WITH NOTICE REASONABLY  IN
ADVANCE  OF  EACH  MEETING WITH DATE, TIME AND LOCATION OF SUCH MEETING.
TASK FORCE MEMBERS MAY USE VIDEOCONFERENCING FOR ATTENDANCE AND  PARTIC-
IPATION.    THE  TASK  FORCE  SHALL CONSIST OF SIXTEEN MEMBERS AND SHALL
INCLUDE REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE FOLLOWING STATE AGENCIES: THE  DIVISION
OF  HOUSING AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL, THE OFFICE FOR THE AGING, THE DEPART-
MENT OF HEALTH, THE OFFICE OF MENTAL HEALTH, THE DEPARTMENT OF  ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT,  THE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, THE
DIVISION OF PROTECTIVE SERVICES FOR ADULTS OF THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND
FAMILY SERVICES, AND THE NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT FOR THE AGING. OF  THE
EIGHT  REMAINING MEMBERS, THREE SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE SPEAKER OF THE
ASSEMBLY, THREE SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE  TEMPORARY  PRESIDENT  OF  THE
SENATE,  ONE  SHALL  BE APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE ASSEMBLY
AND ONE SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY LEADER  OF  THE  SENATE,  AND
SHALL  BROADLY  REPRESENT  HOUSING  AND  SENIOR  CITIZEN GROUPS FROM ALL
GEOGRAPHIC AREAS OF THE STATE INCLUDING SERVICE PROVIDERS, ASSOCIATIONS,
ADVOCATES, PROPRIETORS, AND CONSUMERS OF FOR-PROFIT  AND  NOT-FOR-PROFIT
SENIOR  HOUSING  OPTIONS  INCLUDING  BUT NOT LIMITED TO: ASSISTED LIVING
FACILITIES, ADULT HOMES, SKILLED NURSING FACILITIES, INDEPENDENT  LIVING
FACILITIES,  NATURALLY  OCCURRING  RETIREMENT  COMMUNITIES, NEIGHBORHOOD

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

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S4045A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6752
Current Committee:
Senate Aging
Law Section:
Public Housing Law
Laws Affected:
Add §12-a, Pub Hous L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S2208
2011-2012: S110
2013-2014: S792
2015-2016: S115
2019-2020: A5121
2021-2022: A3574

S4045A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a senior housing task force for the purposes of conducting a state-wide assessment of senior housing needs taking into consideration the various geographical areas and different needs of the seniors in those areas and resources available in those different areas.

S4045A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4045A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4045--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 2, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Aging  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the public housing law, in relation to establishing a
  senior housing task force

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

  Section  1.  The public housing law is amended by adding a new section
12-a to read as follows:
  § 12-A. SENIOR HOUSING TASK FORCE.  1.  THERE  IS  HEREBY  ESTABLISHED
WITHIN  THE  DIVISION  OF HOUSING AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL A SENIOR HOUSING
TASK FORCE  WHICH  SHALL  MEET  AT  LEAST  ONCE  ANNUALLY  IN  DIFFERENT
GEOGRAPHICAL  AREAS  OF  THE STATE.   ALL MEMBERS SHALL BE PROVIDED WITH
NOTICE REASONABLY IN  ADVANCE  OF  EACH  MEETING  WITH  DATE,  TIME  AND
LOCATION  OF  SUCH MEETING. TASK FORCE MEMBERS MAY USE VIDEOCONFERENCING
FOR ATTENDANCE AND PARTICIPATION.   THE  TASK  FORCE  SHALL  CONSIST  OF
SIXTEEN  MEMBERS  AND  SHALL  INCLUDE REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE FOLLOWING
STATE AGENCIES: THE DIVISION  OF  HOUSING  AND  COMMUNITY  RENEWAL,  THE
OFFICE  FOR  THE  AGING,  THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, THE OFFICE OF MENTAL
HEALTH, THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, THE  OFFICE  FOR  PEOPLE
WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, THE DIVISION OF PROTECTIVE SERVICES FOR
ADULTS  OF  THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES, AND THE NEW YORK
CITY DEPARTMENT FOR THE AGING. OF THE  EIGHT  REMAINING  MEMBERS,  THREE
SHALL  BE  APPOINTED  BY  THE  SPEAKER  OF  THE ASSEMBLY, THREE SHALL BE
APPOINTED BY THE  TEMPORARY  PRESIDENT  OF  THE  SENATE,  ONE  SHALL  BE
APPOINTED  BY  THE  MINORITY  LEADER  OF  THE  ASSEMBLY AND ONE SHALL BE
APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE SENATE, AND SHALL BROADLY REPRE-
SENT HOUSING AND SENIOR CITIZEN GROUPS FROM ALL GEOGRAPHIC AREAS OF  THE
STATE INCLUDING SERVICE PROVIDERS, ASSOCIATIONS, ADVOCATES, PROPRIETORS,
AND  CONSUMERS  OF  FOR-PROFIT AND NOT-FOR-PROFIT SENIOR HOUSING OPTIONS

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

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