senate Bill S8632

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing the geriatric service demonstration program to promote mental health and home care collaboration within the program

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    • Passed Senate
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  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 01, 2018 signed chap.305
Sep 19, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1480
substituted for s8632
Jun 18, 2018 substituted by a10938
Jun 05, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jun 04, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 31, 2018 1st report cal.1480
May 10, 2018 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

Votes

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May 31, 2018 - Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities committee Vote

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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Committee Vote: May 31, 2018

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S8632 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10938
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §7.41, Ment Hyg L

S8632 - Summary

Authorizes the geriatric service demonstration program to promote mental health and home care collaboration within the program.

S8632 - Sponsor Memo

S8632 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8632

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 10, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and Develop-
  mental Disabilities

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in  relation  to  the  geriatric
  service  demonstration program, to promote mental health and home care
  collaboration within the program

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

  Section  1. Subdivision (a) of section 7.41 of the mental hygiene law,
as added by chapter 568 of the laws of  2005,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  (a)  The  office  shall  establish  a  geriatric service demonstration
program to provide grants, within appropriations therefor, to  providers
of  mental  health  care to the elderly.  THE OFFICE IS ALSO AUTHORIZED,
UNDER THE DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM, TO  FOSTER  AND  SUPPORT  COLLABORATION
BETWEEN  PROVIDERS  OF  HOME  CARE  SERVICES LICENSED OR CERTIFIED UNDER
ARTICLE THIRTY-SIX OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW AND MENTAL HEALTH  PROVIDERS
FOR  THE INTEGRATION OF HEALTH AND MENTAL HEALTH CARE, AND FOR ALL OTHER
ENUMERATED GOALS OF THIS SECTION. Such program shall be administered  by
the  office  in cooperation with the state office for the aging and such
other state agencies as the commissioner shall determine  are  necessary
for the operation of the program.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15899-01-8

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