senate Bill S4781

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the establishment of the New York Health Benefit Exchange

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Corporations, Authorities And Commissions Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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Mar 01, 2017 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

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S4781 - Details

Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 10-E §§3980 - 3991, Pub Auth L; amd §§17 & 19, Pub Off L

S4781 - Summary

Relates to the establishment of the New York Health Benefit Exchange.

S4781 - Sponsor Memo

S4781 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4781

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 1, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. BRESLIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
  and Commissions

AN  ACT to amend the public authorities law and the public officers law,
  in relation to the  establishment  of  the  New  York  Health  Benefit
  Exchange

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the  "New  York
Health Benefit Exchange Act".
  S  2.  The  public  authorities law is amended by adding a new article
10-E to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 10-E
                    NEW YORK HEALTH BENEFIT EXCHANGE
SECTION 3980. STATEMENT OF POLICY AND PURPOSES.
        3981. DEFINITIONS.
        3982. ESTABLISHMENT OF THE NEW YORK HEALTH BENEFIT EXCHANGE.
        3983. GENERAL POWERS OF THE EXCHANGE.
        3984. FUNCTIONS OF THE EXCHANGE.
        3985. SPECIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE EXCHANGE RELATED TO  HEALTH  PLAN
                 CERTIFICATION AND QUALIFIED HEALTH PLAN OVERSIGHT.
        3986. REGIONAL ADVISORY COMMITTEES.
        3987. FUNDING OF THE EXCHANGE.
        3988. TAX EXEMPTION AND TAX CONTRACT BY THE STATE.
        3989. OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES.
        3990. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY; INDEMNIFICATION.
        3991. CONSTRUCTION.
  S  3980. STATEMENT OF POLICY AND PURPOSES. THE PURPOSE OF THIS ARTICLE
IS TO ESTABLISH AN AMERICAN HEALTH BENEFIT EXCHANGE IN NEW  YORK.    THE
EXCHANGE  SHALL  FACILITATE  ENROLLMENT IN HEALTH COVERAGE, THE PURCHASE
AND SALE OF QUALIFIED HEALTH PLANS IN  THE  INDIVIDUAL  MARKET  IN  THIS

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10285-02-7

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