|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 17, 2019||referred to social services|
assembly Bill A1767
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A1767 (ACTIVE) - Details
A1767 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1767 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 17, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. CROUCH, BLANKENBUSH, GIGLIO, RA -- Multi-Spon- sored by -- M. of A. FINCH, LUPARDO, PALMESANO -- read once and referred to the Committee on Social Services AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to personal needs allowances THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 2-a of section 209 of the social services law, as amended by chapter 450 of the laws of 1987, is amended to read as follows: 2-a. Notwithstanding any inconsistent provision of subparagraph (ii) of paragraph (d) of subdivision one of this section, an individual who is receiving or is eligible to receive federal supplemental security income payments and/or additional state payments and who is a resident of a residential health care facility as defined by section twenty-eight hundred one of the public health law, shall, in accordance with regu- lations of the department, be entitled to a state payment for personal needs in the amount of fifteen dollars a month, provided, however, that on or after January first, nineteen hundred eighty-eight the state payment for personal needs for such persons shall be in the amount of [twenty-five] FORTY-FIVE dollars a month; PROVIDED FURTHER THAT SUCH FORTY-FIVE DOLLAR AMOUNT BE SUBJECT TO AN ANNUAL ADJUSTMENT REFLECTING THE LATEST CONSUMER PRICE INDEX (ALL ITEMS--U.S. CITY AVERAGE), PUBLISHED BY THE UNITED STATES BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS, COMMENCING JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-ONE AND RECALCULATED EVERY JANUARY FIRST THEREAFTER. Notwithstanding any inconsistent provision of subpar- agraph (ii) of paragraph (d) of subdivision one of this section, on or after January first, nineteen hundred eighty-eight, a resident of an intermediate care facility operated or issued an operating certificate by the office [of mental retardation and] FOR PEOPLE WITH developmental disabilities or a patient of a hospital operated by the office of mental EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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