senate Bill S806

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires regulations to notify vendors of WIC reimbursement discrepancies and the reason for such discrepancy

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Jun 13, 2018 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1743
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 06, 2018 reported and committed to finance
reported and committed to education
Jan 03, 2018 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 03, 2017 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 02, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.686
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 07, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Jan 04, 2017 referred to health

Votes

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Jun 13, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S806
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 6, 2018 - Health committee Vote

S806
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 2, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S806
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 7, 2017 - Health committee Vote

S806
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S806 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A11253
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §206, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S7050, A9647

S806 - Summary

Requires regulations to notify vendors of WIC reimbursement discrepancies and the reason for such discrepancy; prohibits fees for rejected or bounced checks; relates to a method for collecting the difference between the total submitted for reimbursement and the authorized value of the WIC check.

S806 - Sponsor Memo

S806 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   806

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. ALCANTARA -- 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 requiring regu-
  lations to establish a method of  notification  of  WIC  reimbursement
  discrepancies  and  the reason for such discrepancy and prohibits fees
  for rejected or bounced WIC checks

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  1 of section 206 of the public health law is
amended by adding two new paragraphs (w) and (x) to read as follows:
  (W) BY RULE AND REGULATION, ESTABLISH A METHOD IN WHICH THE DEPARTMENT
NOTIFIES VENDORS AUTHORIZED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE  SPECIAL  SUPPLEMENTAL
FOOD PROGRAM FOR WOMEN, INFANTS AND CHILDREN (HEREINAFTER REFERRED TO IN
THIS SUBDIVISION AS THE "WIC"), OF A DISCREPANCY IN THE PRESENTMENT OF A
WIC  CHECK  FOR REIMBURSEMENT SUBMITTED BY THE VENDOR AND THE REASON FOR
SUCH DISCREPANCY.
  (X) BY RULE AND REGULATION ESTABLISH A METHOD WHEREBY  THE  VENDOR  IS
RESPONSIBLE  ONLY  FOR  THE  DIFFERENCE  BETWEEN THE TOTAL SUBMITTED FOR
REIMBURSEMENT AND THE AUTHORIZED VALUE OF THE WIC CHECK.  VENDORS  SHALL
NOT BE RESPONSIBLE TO PAY A FEE FOR REJECTED OR BOUNCED WIC CHECKS.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00037-01-7

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