senate Bill S7339

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to defining certain qualifying conditions for veterans

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs Committee


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Jan 21, 2020 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

S7339 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8921
Current Committee:
Senate Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §350, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S448, A2014

S7339 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to defining certain qualifying conditions for veterans; includes individuals licensed to provide health care services within the state of New York as someone a veteran may disclose military sexual trauma to.

S7339 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7339 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7339

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 21, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to defining certain qual-
  ifying conditions for veterans

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 8 of section 350 of the executive law, as added
by chapter 490 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows:
  8. The term "qualifying condition" means a diagnosis of post-traumatic
stress  disorder  or traumatic brain injury made by, or an experience of
military sexual trauma, as described in 38 USC 1720D,  as  amended  from
time  to  time,  disclosed  to, an individual licensed to provide health
care services at a United States Department of Veterans Affairs facility
OR AN INDIVIDUAL LICENSED TO PROVIDE HEALTH  CARE  SERVICES  WITHIN  THE
STATE  OF NEW YORK.  The division shall develop a standardized form used
to confirm that the veteran has a qualifying condition under this subdi-
vision.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the  same  date  and  in  the  same
manner as section 1 of chapter 490 of the laws of 2019, takes effect.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14542-01-9

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