|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 12, 2018||referred to social services|
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1724
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Jan 04, 2018||referred to social services|
senate Bill S7227
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
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- Passed Senate
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- Delivered to Governor
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S7227 (ACTIVE) - Details
S7227 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7227 SPONSOR: PARKER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the social services law, in relation to providing notice to applicants of potential liability for public assistance benefits PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: Directs the Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance to inform, both orally and in writing, applicants for either public assistance that they may be liable to reimburse the state for benefits received. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1. Amends the Social Services Law by adding a new section 110-b. Requires an applicant to be informed, in writing, that he or she may he liable to reimburse the state for public assistance benefits received. Provides that the local social services district is not prevented from keeping its records electronically.
S7227 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7227 I N S E N A T E January 4, 2018 ___________ Introduced by Sen. PARKER -- 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 providing notice to applicants of potential liability for public assistance benefits THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The social services law is amended by adding a new section 110-b to read as follows: § 110-B. RECOVERY FROM A PERSON DISCOVERED TO HAVE PROPERTY; NOTICE. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO THE CONTRARY, AN APPLI- CANT FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE SHALL BE FULLY INFORMED IN WRITING THAT HE OR SHE MAY BE LIABLE TO REIMBURSE THE STATE FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE BENEFITS RECEIVED, AS PROVIDED FOR IN THIS TITLE. NOTICE MAY BE GIVEN AS PART OF AN INFORMATIONAL BOOKLET PROMULGATED BY THE OFFICE OF TEMPORARY AND DISABILITY SERVICES AND AS A STANDALONE DOCUMENT ON HIS OR HER RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES. NOTHING IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE DEEMED TO PREVENT THE LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT FROM MAINTAINING ITS RECORDS ELECTRONICALLY. § 2. This act shall take effect on June 30, 2019. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06637-07-7
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