senate Bill S8552

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires the office of alcoholism and substance abuse to maintain a directory on their website

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Current Bill Status Via A8151 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1428
substituted for s8552
Jun 20, 2018 substituted by a8151
Jun 05, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jun 04, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 31, 2018 1st report cal.1428
May 10, 2018 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse

Votes

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May 31, 2018 - Alcoholism and Drug Abuse committee Vote

S8552
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0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Committee Vote: May 31, 2018

absent (1)

S8552 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8151
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §19.09, Ment Hyg L

S8552 - Summary

Requires the office of alcoholism and substance abuse to maintain a directory on their website.

S8552 - Sponsor Memo

S8552 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  8552

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 10, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in  relation  to  requiring  the
  office of alcoholism and substance abuse services to maintain a direc-
  tory on their website

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

  Section 1. Section 19.09 of the  mental  hygiene  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision (k) to read as follows:
  (K)(1)  THE  OFFICE SHALL MAINTAIN ON ITS WEBSITE A PUBLICLY AVAILABLE
DIRECTORY OF ALL PROVIDERS AND PROGRAMS OPERATED, LICENSED, OR CERTIFIED
BY THE OFFICE AND SHALL BE SEARCHABLE BY  THE  INFORMATION  REQUIRED  BY
PARAGRAPH TWO OF THIS SUBDIVISION.
  (2) THE DIRECTORY SHALL INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:
  (I) LOCATION OR LOCATIONS OF EACH PROVIDER OR PROGRAM;
  (II) CONTACT INFORMATION FOR EACH PROVIDER OR PROGRAM;
  (III) SERVICES OFFERED BY EACH PROVIDER OR PROGRAM AT EACH LOCATION OF
SUCH  PROVIDER OR PROGRAM IF MORE THAN ONE, AS WELL AS WHICH MEDICATIONS
ARE AVAILABLE AT ANY MEDICATION-ASSISTED TREATMENT PROVIDER;
  (IV) SPECIAL POPULATIONS SERVED;
  (V) INSURANCE ACCEPTED;
  (VI) AVAILABILITY OF BEDS AND SERVICES; AND
  (VII) ANY OTHER INFORMATION THE COMMISSIONER DEEMS NECESSARY.
  (3) THE OFFICE MAY  UTILIZE  AN  EXISTING  DIRECTORY  TO  SATISFY  THE
REQUIREMENTS OF THIS SUBDIVISION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it  shall have become a law, provided, however, that the office of alco-
holism and substance abuse services may promulgate rules and regulations
as shall be necessary to implement this act.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11990-01-7

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