senate Bill S4536A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to payments to rural hospitals designated as critical access hospitals

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2018 referred to health
Jun 20, 2018 delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 18, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.1832
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 27, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Jan 26, 2018 print number 4536a
Jan 26, 2018 amend and recommit to health
Jan 03, 2018 referred to health
Jun 21, 2017 committed to rules
May 08, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 03, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 02, 2017 1st report cal.753
Mar 13, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Feb 16, 2017 referred to health

Votes

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Jun 18, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S4536A
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 27, 2018 - Health committee Vote

S4536A
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 2, 2017 - Finance committee Vote

S4536
33
0
committee
33
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 14, 2017 - Health committee Vote

S4536
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
5
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S4536 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10572
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2807, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6617
2019-2020: S449, A4561

S4536 - Summary

Relates to payments to rural hospitals designated as critical access hospitals.

S4536 - Sponsor Memo

S4536 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4536

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. HELMING -- (at request of the Legislative Commission
  on Rural Resources) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when print-
  ed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to payments to  rural
  hospitals designated as critical access hospitals

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2-a of section 2807 of the public health law is
amended by adding a new paragraph (j) to read as follows:
  (J) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION  OR  ANY
OTHER  PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY AND, SUBJECT TO AN APPROPRIATION
THEREFOR, ON AND AFTER APRIL FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  EIGHTEEN,  RATES  OF
PAYMENT   FOR   DIAGNOSTIC  AND  TREATMENT  CENTER  SERVICES,  EMERGENCY
SERVICES, GENERAL HOSPITAL INPATIENT AND OUTPATIENT SERVICES, AMBULATORY
SURGICAL SERVICES AND REFERRED AMBULATORY SERVICES, PROVIDED BY A  RURAL
HOSPITAL  DESIGNATED  AS  A  CRITICAL ACCESS HOSPITAL IN ACCORDANCE WITH
TITLE XVIII OF THE FEDERAL SOCIAL SECURITY ACT SHALL  BE  EQUAL  TO  ONE
HUNDRED  ONE  PERCENT OF THE REASONABLE COSTS OF A FACILITY IN PROVIDING
SUCH SERVICES TO PATIENTS ELIGIBLE FOR PAYMENTS MADE IN ACCORDANCE  WITH
THIS  SUBDIVISION.  REASONABLE  COSTS  SHALL  BE  DETERMINED IN A MANNER
CONSISTENT WITH THAT USED TO DETERMINE PAYMENT FOR  OUTPATIENT  CRITICAL
ACCESS HOSPITAL SERVICES PROVIDED TO BENEFICIARIES OF TITLE XVIII OF THE
FEDERAL  SOCIAL SECURITY ACT. FOR FACILITIES WITHOUT ADEQUATE COST EXPE-
RIENCE, SUCH  RATES  SHALL  BE  BASED  ON  BUDGETED  COSTS  SUBSEQUENTLY
ADJUSTED TO ONE HUNDRED ONE PERCENT OF REASONABLE ACTUAL COSTS.
  §  2.  This act shall take effect immediately; provided, however, that
the implementation of the provisions of this act shall be subject to the
appropriation of moneys specifically for the purposes thereof.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01552-02-7

Co-Sponsors

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S4536A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10572
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2807, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6617
2019-2020: S449, A4561

S4536A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to payments to rural hospitals designated as critical access hospitals.

S4536A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4536A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4536--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. HELMING, AKSHAR, AVELLA, ORTT, RITCHIE, VALESKY --
  (at request of the Legislative Commission on Rural Resources) --  read
  twice  and  ordered  printed,  and when printed to be committed to the
  Committee on Health -- recommitted  to  the  Committee  on  Health  in
  accordance  with  Senate  Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to payments to rural
  hospitals designated as critical access hospitals

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2-a of section 2807 of the public health law is
amended by adding a new paragraph (j) to read as follows:
  (J)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER  PROVISION OF THIS SUBDIVISION OR ANY
OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY AND, SUBJECT TO AN  APPROPRIATION
THEREFOR,  ON  AND  AFTER  APRIL  FIRST, TWO THOUSAND NINETEEN, RATES OF
PAYMENT  FOR  DIAGNOSTIC  AND  TREATMENT  CENTER   SERVICES,   EMERGENCY
SERVICES, GENERAL HOSPITAL INPATIENT AND OUTPATIENT SERVICES, AMBULATORY
SURGICAL  SERVICES AND REFERRED AMBULATORY SERVICES, PROVIDED BY A RURAL
HOSPITAL DESIGNATED AS A CRITICAL ACCESS  HOSPITAL  IN  ACCORDANCE  WITH
TITLE  XVIII  OF  THE  FEDERAL SOCIAL SECURITY ACT SHALL BE EQUAL TO ONE
HUNDRED ONE PERCENT OF THE REASONABLE COSTS OF A FACILITY  IN  PROVIDING
SUCH  SERVICES TO PATIENTS ELIGIBLE FOR PAYMENTS MADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH
THIS SUBDIVISION. REASONABLE COSTS  SHALL  BE  DETERMINED  IN  A  MANNER
CONSISTENT  WITH  THAT USED TO DETERMINE PAYMENT FOR OUTPATIENT CRITICAL
ACCESS HOSPITAL SERVICES PROVIDED TO BENEFICIARIES OF TITLE XVIII OF THE
FEDERAL SOCIAL SECURITY ACT. FOR FACILITIES WITHOUT ADEQUATE COST  EXPE-
RIENCE,  SUCH  RATES  SHALL  BE  BASED  ON  BUDGETED  COSTS SUBSEQUENTLY
ADJUSTED TO ONE HUNDRED ONE PERCENT OF REASONABLE ACTUAL COSTS.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately; provided,  however,  that
the implementation of the provisions of this act shall be subject to the
appropriation of moneys specifically for the purposes thereof.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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