senate Bill S517

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to services for individuals with traumatic brain injuries sustained after age twenty-one in rural areas

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
Apr 23, 2018 advanced to third reading
Apr 18, 2018 2nd report cal.
Apr 17, 2018 1st report cal.776
Jan 09, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Jan 03, 2018 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 15, 2017 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1769
Jun 06, 2017 reported and committed to rules
Feb 07, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Jan 04, 2017 referred to health

Votes

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Apr 17, 2018 - Finance committee Vote

S517
37
0
committee
37
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 9, 2018 - Health committee Vote

S517
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 15, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S517
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 6, 2017 - Finance committee Vote

S517
33
0
committee
33
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 7, 2017 - Health committee Vote

S517
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S517 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add §2745, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6655
2019-2020: S992, S4805

S517 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to services for individuals with traumatic brain injuries sustained after age twenty-one in rural areas.

S517 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S517 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   517

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. YOUNG, LARKIN -- 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 services for
  individuals with traumatic brain injuries in rural areas

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

  Section  1.  The  public health law is amended by adding a new section
2745 to read as follows:
  § 2745. COUNTIES WITH LIMITED SERVICE CAPACITY.  1.    NOTWITHSTANDING
ANY  LAW,  RULE  OR REGULATION TO THE CONTRARY, THE COMMISSIONER AND THE
COMMISSIONER OF DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES SHALL ENTER  INTO  A  COOPER-
ATIVE  AGREEMENT  TO ALLOW THE INTEGRATION OF INDIVIDUALS WITH TRAUMATIC
BRAIN INJURY SUSTAINED AFTER  AGE  TWENTY-ONE  INTO  PROGRAMS  CERTIFIED
PURSUANT  TO ARTICLE SIXTEEN OF THE MENTAL HYGIENE LAW IN COUNTIES WHERE
THERE IS A LACK OF APPROPRIATE SERVICES FOR INDIVIDUALS  WITH  TRAUMATIC
BRAIN INJURY.
  2.  SERVICES  AVAILABLE  TO  INDIVIDUALS  WITH  TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY
SUSTAINED AFTER AGE TWENTY-ONE PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION  SHALL  INCLUDE,
BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, MEDICAL, HOUSING, VOCATIONAL, EDUCATIONAL, TRANS-
PORTATION, SOCIAL, PERSONAL CARE, FAMILY SUPPORT, DAY PROGRAM, COMMUNITY
RE-ENTRY,  OUTPATIENT  REHABILITATION,  HABILITATION AND OTHER ESSENTIAL
SERVICES.
  3. FUNDING FOR SERVICES PROVIDED UNDER THIS SECTION SHALL BE  PROVIDED
BY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH MEDICAID RESOURCES.
  §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law; provided, however, that  effective  immediately,  the
addition  and/or  repeal  of  any  rule  or regulation necessary for the
implementation of this act on  its  effective  date  is  authorized  and
directed to be made and completed on or before such effective date.

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

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