senate Bill S8394A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to enhancing mechanisms to ensure quality standards for licensed or certified providers

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 10, 2018 print number 8394a
May 10, 2018 amend (t) and recommit to health
May 04, 2018 referred to health

S8394 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2803-d & 12, add §§2803-v, 2803-w & 2803-x, Pub Health L; amd §§460-d, 461-a, 461-c & 461-e, Soc Serv L

S8394 - Summary

Relates to enhancing mechanisms to ensure quality standards for licensed or certified providers; relates to enhancing transparency and oversight of residential health care facilities (Part A); relates to enhancing transparency and oversight of adult care facilities (Part B); relates to increasing monetary penalties for public health law violations (Part C).

S8394 - Sponsor Memo

S8394 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8394

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 4, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. HANNON -- (at request of the Department of Health) --
  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  enhancing  trans-
  parency  and oversight of residential health care facilities (Part A);
  to amend the public health law, in relation to requiring the registra-
  tion of licensed home care services agencies (Part B);  to  amend  the
  social  services  law, in relation to enhancing transparency and over-
  sight of adult care facilities (Part  C);  and  to  amend  the  public
  health  law,  in  relation to increasing monetary penalties for public
  health law violations (Part D)

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

  Section  1.  This  act enacts into law components of legislation which
are necessary to  strengthen  the  department  of  health's  ability  to
promote  quality in the provision of health care, particularly long-term
care. Each component is wholly contained within  a  Part  identified  as
Parts  A  through  D.  The  effective date for each particular provision
contained within such Part is set forth in  the  last  section  of  such
Part.    Any provision in any section contained within a Part, including
the effective date of the Part, which makes a reference to a section "of
this act," when used in connection with that particular component, shall
be deemed to mean and refer to the corresponding section of the Part  in
which  it  is  found.  Section  three of this act sets forth the general
effective date of this act.

                                 PART A

  Section 1. Section 2803-d of the public  health  law,  as  amended  by
chapter 340 of the laws of 1980, subdivision 1 as amended by chapter 230
of  the laws of 2004, paragraph (c) of subdivision 6 as amended by chap-
ter 414 of the laws of 1986, paragraph (d) of subdivision 6  as  amended
by chapter 622 of the laws of 1980 and paragraph (g) of subdivision 6 as

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

S8394A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2803-d & 12, add §§2803-v, 2803-w & 2803-x, Pub Health L; amd §§460-d, 461-a, 461-c & 461-e, Soc Serv L

S8394A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to enhancing mechanisms to ensure quality standards for licensed or certified providers; relates to enhancing transparency and oversight of residential health care facilities (Part A); relates to enhancing transparency and oversight of adult care facilities (Part B); relates to increasing monetary penalties for public health law violations (Part C).

S8394A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8394A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8394--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 4, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. HANNON -- (at request of the Department of Health) --
  read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Health -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to  enhancing  trans-
  parency  and oversight of residential health care facilities (Part A);
  to amend the social services law, in relation to enhancing transparen-
  cy and oversight of adult care facilities (Part B); and to  amend  the
  public  health  law,  in relation to increasing monetary penalties for
  public health law violations (Part C)

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

  Section  1.  This  act enacts into law components of legislation which
are necessary to  strengthen  the  department  of  health's  ability  to
promote  quality in the provision of health care, particularly long-term
care. Each component is wholly contained within  a  Part  identified  as
Parts  A  through  C.  The  effective date for each particular provision
contained within such Part is set forth in  the  last  section  of  such
Part.    Any provision in any section contained within a Part, including
the effective date of the Part, which makes a reference to a section "of
this act," when used in connection with that particular component, shall
be deemed to mean and refer to the corresponding section of the Part  in
which  it  is  found.  Section  three of this act sets forth the general
effective date of this act.

                                 PART A

  Section 1. Section 2803-d of the public  health  law,  as  amended  by
chapter 340 of the laws of 1980, subdivision 1 as amended by chapter 230
of  the laws of 2004, paragraph (c) of subdivision 6 as amended by chap-
ter 414 of the laws of 1986, paragraph (d) of subdivision 6  as  amended
by chapter 622 of the laws of 1980 and paragraph (g) of subdivision 6 as
amended  by  chapter  717  of  the  laws  of 1989, is amended to read as
follows:

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

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