senate Bill S3660A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Authorizes all municipalities to join a county self-funded or self-insured health plan

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2018 referred to insurance
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 18, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.1827
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 07, 2018 print number 3660a
May 07, 2018 amend and recommit to insurance
Jan 03, 2018 referred to insurance
Jan 25, 2017 referred to insurance

Co-Sponsors

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S3660 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2578
Current Committee:
Assembly Insurance
Law Section:
Insurance
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S6633, A8362
2015-2016: S4466, A739
2019-2020: S1408, A310

S3660 - Summary

Authorizes all municipalities, with the consent of the county and the governing body of such municipality, to join a county self-funded or self-insured health plan; requires certification.

S3660 - Sponsor Memo

S3660 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3660

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 25, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. GRIFFO, O'MARA, RITCHIE, VALESKY -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Insurance

AN  ACT authorizing municipalities to join a county self-funded or self-
  insured health plan

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

  Section  1.  Notwithstanding articles 44 or 47 of the insurance law or
any other provision of law to the contrary, a municipality is permitted,
with the consent of the county and the governing body  of  such  munici-
pality,  to join a county self-funded or self-insured health plan in any
county in which such municipality is located in whole or in part.  Muni-
cipality  is  defined  as any city, town, village or any other municipal
corporation, a school district or any governmental  entity  operating  a
public  school,  college  or university, a public improvement or special
district, a public authority, commission, or public benefit corporation,
or any other public corporation, agency or instrumentality  or  unit  of
government  which  exercises  governmental  powers under the laws of the
state but is not a part of, nor a department of, nor an  agency  of  the
state.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07657-01-7

Co-Sponsors

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S3660A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2578
Current Committee:
Assembly Insurance
Law Section:
Insurance
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S6633, A8362
2015-2016: S4466, A739
2019-2020: S1408, A310

S3660A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes all municipalities, with the consent of the county and the governing body of such municipality, to join a county self-funded or self-insured health plan; requires certification.

S3660A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3660A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3660--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 25, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GRIFFO, AMEDORE, HELMING, LITTLE, MARCHIONE, O'MARA,
  RITCHIE,  TEDISCO, VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Insurance  --  recommitted
  to the Committee on Insurance in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8
  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
  and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT authorizing municipalities to join a county self-funded or  self-
  insured health plan

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding articles 44 or 47 of the insurance  law  or
any  other provision of law to the contrary, and subject to the require-
ments set forth in this section, a municipality is permitted,  with  the
consent  of  the  county and the governing body of such municipality, to
join a county self-funded or self-insured health plan in any  county  in
which  such municipality is located in whole or in part. Municipality is
defined as any city, town, village or any other municipal corporation, a
school district or any governmental entity operating  a  public  school,
college  or  university,  a  public  improvement  or special district, a
public authority, commission, or  public  benefit  corporation,  or  any
other  public  corporation, agency or instrumentality or unit of govern-
ment which exercises governmental powers under the laws of the state but
is not a part of, nor a department of, nor an agency of  the  state.  In
order  for a municipality to join the county self-funded or self-insured
health plan, the county shall file with the superintendent of  financial
services  certification  that, with inclusion of the lives to be covered
in the plan following admission of the municipality,  the  county  self-
funded  or  self-insured  health  plan meets the following four require-
ments:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07657-03-8

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