senate Bill S8411

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to medical expenditure amounts

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 07, 2018 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1049
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 04, 2018 referred to local government

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S8411 - Details

Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Part C §1, Chap 58 of 2005; add §3-e, Gen Muni L

S8411 - Summary

Relates to medical expenditure amounts and to county property tax levy reductions resulting from medical assistance program expenditure reductions.

S8411 - Sponsor Memo

S8411 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8411

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 4, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  YOUNG, AKSHAR, GALLIVAN, HANNON, LAVALLE, MURPHY,
  PHILLIPS -- read twice and ordered printed, and  when  printed  to  be
  committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN  ACT  to  amend chapter 58 of the laws of 2005 authorizing reimburse-
  ments for expenditures  made  by  or  on  behalf  of  social  services
  districts  for  medical  assistance for needy persons and the adminis-
  tration  thereof,  in  relation  to  medical  assistance   expenditure
  amounts; and to amend the general municipal law, in relation to county
  property tax levy reductions resulting from medical assistance program
  expenditure reductions

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

  Section 1. Section 1 of part C of chapter 58  of  the  laws  of  2005,
authorizing  reimbursements  for  expenditures  made  by or on behalf of
social services districts for medical assistance for needy  persons  and
the  administration thereof is amended by adding a new subdivision (c-2)
to read as follows:
  (C-2) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION (C)  OR  (C-1)  OF
THIS  SECTION  TO THE CONTRARY, AND EXCLUDING A SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT
THAT CONSTITUTES A CITY OF ONE MILLION OR MORE, EFFECTIVE APRIL 1, 2019,
FOR THE PERIOD JANUARY 1, 2019 THROUGH DECEMBER 31, 2019, AND  FOR  EACH
CALENDAR  YEAR THEREAFTER, THE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE EXPENDITURE AMOUNT FOR
THE SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT FOR SUCH PERIOD SHALL BE THE GREATER OF (1)
ZERO; OR (2) THE PREVIOUS CALENDAR YEAR'S MEDICAL ASSISTANCE EXPENDITURE
AMOUNT MINUS TWENTY PERCENT OF THE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE EXPENDITURE AMOUNT
FOR THE PERIOD JANUARY 1, 2018 THROUGH DECEMBER 31, 2018.
  § 2. The general municipal law is amended by adding a new section  3-e
to read as follows:
  §  3-E.  COUNTY  PROPERTY  TAX  LEVY  REDUCTION RESULTING FROM MEDICAL
ASSISTANCE PROGRAM EXPENDITURE  REDUCTIONS.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER
PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, IN THE EVENT A COUNTY'S LOCAL CONTRIB-
UTION TO NEW YORK STATE'S SHARE OF PAYMENTS UNDER THE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE
PROGRAM  ARE  REDUCED OR ELIMINATED AS A RESULT OF CHANGES IN FEDERAL OR
STATE STATUTE, THE AMOUNT OF SUCH  REDUCTION  OR  ELIMINATION  SHALL  BE

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

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