senate Bill S7291

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the services provided for the care demonstration program established by the office for people with developmental disabilities; repealer

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 25, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.756
substituted for a8990
Feb 13, 2018 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 08, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.19
Jan 05, 2018 referred to rules

S7291 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8990
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene
Laws Affected:
Rpld §2, amd §§1, 3 & 4, Chap of 2017 (as proposed in S. 5681 and A. 7399-A)

S7291 - Summary

Relates to the services provided for the care demonstration program established by the office for people with developmental disabilities, the monitoring of such program and the effectiveness thereof.

S7291 - Sponsor Memo

S7291 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7291

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 5, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend a chapter of the laws of 2017, relating to requiring the
  office for people with developmental  disabilities  to  establish  the
  care  demonstration  program, as proposed in legislative bills numbers
  S. 5681 and A. 7399-A, in relation to the services provided, the moni-
  toring of such program and the effectiveness  thereof;  and  providing
  for the repeal of certain provisions of such chapter relating thereto

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

  Section 1. Section 2 of a chapter of the laws  of  2017,  relating  to
requiring  the  office  for  people  with  developmental disabilities to
establish the care demonstration program,  as  proposed  in  legislative
bills numbers S. 5681 and A. 7399-A is REPEALED.
  S 2. Sections 1, 3 and 4 of a chapter of the laws of 2017, relating to
requiring  the  office  for  people  with  developmental disabilities to
establish the care demonstration program,  as  proposed  in  legislative
bills numbers S. 5681 and A. 7399-A, are amended to read as follows:
  Section 1. (a) The commissioner of the office for people with develop-
mental  disabilities  shall establish the care demonstration program, to
utilize the state workforce to provide community based care to  individ-
uals with developmental disabilities.
  (b)  The  services  provided  by these pilots [shall] MAY include, but
shall not be limited to:
  (i) community habilitation;
  (ii) in-home respite;
  (iii) pathways to employment;
  (iv) supported employment (SEMP); and
  (v) community prevocational services.
  S [3] 2. The commissioner of the office for people  with  disabilities
shall  promulgate  all  rules and regulations necessary to implement the
provisions of this section.
  S [4] 3. This act shall take effect immediately and shall  expire  and
be  deemed  repealed  March  31, [2021] 2020; provided however, that all

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

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