senate Bill S7507A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the state health and mental hygiene budget for the 2020-2021 state fiscal year

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 22, 2020 print number 7507a
Feb 22, 2020 amend (t) and recommit to finance
Jan 22, 2020 referred to finance

S7507 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9507
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

S7507 - Summary

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the state health and mental hygiene budget for the 2020-2021 state fiscal year; relates to extending effectiveness of various payment provisions relating to healthcare (Part A); repeals the department of health's requirement to audit the number of working hours for a hospital resident (Part B); relates to creating a pay and pursue model within the early intervention program (Part C) (view more) relates to limiting the availability of enhanced quality of adult living program ("EQUAL") grants (Part D); relates to eliminating certain health department programs, transfers the autism awareness and research fund to the office for people with developmental disabilities, and transfers responsibility for the comprehensive care centers for eating disorders to the office of mental health (Part E); relates to electronic prescriptions, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to limiting the method of payment for prescription drugs under the medical assistance program, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to continuing nursing home upper payment limit payments; relates to encouraging comprehensive health services, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to allowing for the use of funds of the office of professional medical conduct for activities of the patient health information and quality improvement act of 2000, in relation to extending the provisions thereof; relates to the statewide health information network of New York and the statewide planning and research cooperative system and general powers and duties, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to reimbursement to participating provider pharmacies and prescription drug coverage, in relation to extending the expiration of certain provisions thereof; relates to issuance of certificates of authority to accountable care organizations; relates to authorizing the commissioner of health to apply federally established consumer price index penalties for generic drugs, and authorizing the commissioner of health to impose penalties on managed care plans for reporting late or incorrect encounter data, in relation to the effectiveness of certain provisions thereof; relates to supplemental rebates, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to participation and membership in a demonstration period; relates to fiscal intermediary services for the consumer directed personal assistance program, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to rates for residential health care facilities, in relation to extending the effectiveness of certain provisions thereof; relates to medical reimbursement and welfare reform, in relation to extending the effectiveness of certain provisions thereof; relates to adjustments of rates, in relation to extending authorizing services for non-residents in adult homes, residences for adults and enriched housing programs, in relation to extending the effectiveness of certain provisions thereof; relates to supplemental rebates, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to the effectiveness of provisions relating to fair hearings held in connection with appeals under the fully integrated duals advantage demonstration program (Part F); relates to prescription drug pricing and creates a drug accountability board (Part G); relates to clarifying the tasks that can be performed by a licensed pharmacy technician (Part H); relates to orders and non-patient specific regimens to pharmacists for administering immunizations (Part I); relates to assignments of benefits for emergency services and to the commencement of actions related to medical debt (Part J); makes updates to the information required to be provided for physician profiles (Part K); enhances the ability of the department of education to investigate, discipline and monitor physicians, physicians assistants, and specialist assistants (Part L); relates to the state's schedules of controlled substances (Part M); requires the establishment of antibiotic stewardship programs and antimicrobial resistance and infection prevention training programs in general hospitals and nursing homes (Part N); expands the sexual assault forensic examiner (SAFE) program to all New York state hospitals with an emergency department (Part O); relates to the state's modernization of environmental health fee; increases certain fees (Part P); relates to the tobacco and electronic cigarette omnibus state of the state proposal (Part Q); authorizes the director of the division of budget to direct the commissioner of health to distribute enhanced federal match assistance percentage payments to social services districts (Part R); relates to the registration and licensing of pharmacy benefit managers (Part S); relates to extending the effectiveness of provisions relating to professional medical conduct and excess coverage (Part T); relates to the licensing of pharmacy benefit managers (Part U); relates to admission to residential treatment facilities for children and youths (Part V); relates to amending the definition of "appropriate institution" to include mental health units operating within local correctional facilities if such units meet certain standards (Part W); relates to authorizing the transfer of certain office of mental health employees to the secure treatment rehabilitation center (Part X); relates to the amount of time an individual may be held for emergency observation, care, and treatment in CPEP and the implementation of satellite sites and extending the comprehensive psychiatric emergency program; relates to promulgating rules and regulations to establish mental health and substance use disorder parity compliance requirements and establishing the behavioral health parity compliance fund (Part Y); relates to promulgating rules and regulations to establish mental health and substance use disorder parity compliance requirements and establishing the behavioral health parity compliance fund (Part Z); relates to the central register of child abuse and maltreatment (Part AA); relates to providers of service for individuals with developmental disabilities and for nursing homes and home care services agencies (Part BB); relates to the renaming of the Physically Handicapped Childrens Program (Part CC); relates to extending the expiration of certain provisions relating to applied behavior analysis (Part DD); relates to creating a single preferred-drug list for medication assisted treatment; relates to the effectiveness of provisions relating to supplemental rebates; relates to the effectiveness of provisions relating to establishing payments for medical assistance; relates to the effectiveness of provisions relating to medical assistance eligibility of certain persons and providing for managed medical care demonstration programs; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof (Part EE).

S7507 - Bill Text download pdf


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

    S. 7507                                                  A. 9507

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 22, 2020
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to arti-
  cle seven of the Constitution -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  A  BUDGET  BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to
  article seven of the Constitution -- read once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee on Ways and Means

AN ACT to amend the New York Health Care Reform Act of 1996, in relation
  to  extending certain provisions relating thereto; to amend the public
  health law, in relation to health care initiative pool  distributions;
  to  amend  the New York Health Care Reform Act of 2000, in relation to
  extending the effectiveness of provisions thereof; to amend the public
  health law and the state financial  law  in  relation  to  eliminating
  programs  that do not support the department of health's core mission;
  to amend the public health law, in relation to payments for  uncompen-
  sated  care  to  certain voluntary non-profit diagnostic and treatment
  centers; to amend the public health law, in relation to  the  distrib-
  ution  pool  allocations  and graduate medical education; to amend the
  public health law, in relation to the assessments on covered lives; to
  amend the public health law, in relation to tobacco control and insur-
  ance initiatives pool distributions; to amend chapter 266 of the  laws
  of  1986  amending  the  civil  practice  law and rules and other laws
  relating to malpractice and professional medical conduct, in  relation
  to extending the effectiveness of certain provisions thereof; to amend
  chapter  62  of the laws of 2003 amending the general business law and
  other laws relating to enacting major components necessary  to  imple-
  ment  the  state  fiscal  plan  for  the 2003-04 state fiscal year, in
  relation to the deposit of certain funds; to amend the social services
  law, in relation to extending payment provisions  for  general  hospi-
  tals; to amend the public health law, in relation to extending payment
  provisions  for  certain  medical  assistance rates for certified home
  health agencies; to amend the social  services  law,  in  relation  to
  extending  payment  provisions  for  certain  personal  care  services
  medical assistance rates; to amend chapter 517 of  the  laws  of  2016
  amending  the public health law relating to payments from the New York
  state medical indemnity fund, in relation to the effectiveness  there-
  of; and to repeal certain provisions of the public health law relating

S7507A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9507
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

S7507A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the state health and mental hygiene budget for the 2020-2021 state fiscal year; relates to extending effectiveness of various payment provisions relating to healthcare (Part A); repeals the department of health's requirement to audit the number of working hours for a hospital resident (Part B); relates to creating a pay and pursue model within the early intervention program (Part C) (view more) relates to limiting the availability of enhanced quality of adult living program ("EQUAL") grants (Part D); relates to eliminating certain health department programs, transfers the autism awareness and research fund to the office for people with developmental disabilities, and transfers responsibility for the comprehensive care centers for eating disorders to the office of mental health (Part E); relates to electronic prescriptions, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to limiting the method of payment for prescription drugs under the medical assistance program, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to continuing nursing home upper payment limit payments; relates to encouraging comprehensive health services, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to allowing for the use of funds of the office of professional medical conduct for activities of the patient health information and quality improvement act of 2000, in relation to extending the provisions thereof; relates to the statewide health information network of New York and the statewide planning and research cooperative system and general powers and duties, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to reimbursement to participating provider pharmacies and prescription drug coverage, in relation to extending the expiration of certain provisions thereof; relates to issuance of certificates of authority to accountable care organizations; relates to authorizing the commissioner of health to apply federally established consumer price index penalties for generic drugs, and authorizing the commissioner of health to impose penalties on managed care plans for reporting late or incorrect encounter data, in relation to the effectiveness of certain provisions thereof; relates to supplemental rebates, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to participation and membership in a demonstration period; relates to fiscal intermediary services for the consumer directed personal assistance program, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to rates for residential health care facilities, in relation to extending the effectiveness of certain provisions thereof; relates to medical reimbursement and welfare reform, in relation to extending the effectiveness of certain provisions thereof; relates to adjustments of rates, in relation to extending authorizing services for non-residents in adult homes, residences for adults and enriched housing programs, in relation to extending the effectiveness of certain provisions thereof; relates to supplemental rebates, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to the effectiveness of provisions relating to fair hearings held in connection with appeals under the fully integrated duals advantage demonstration program (Part F); relates to prescription drug pricing and creates a drug accountability board (Part G); relates to clarifying the tasks that can be performed by a licensed pharmacy technician (Part H); relates to orders and non-patient specific regimens to pharmacists for administering immunizations (Part I); relates to assignments of benefits for emergency services and to the commencement of actions related to medical debt (Part J); makes updates to the information required to be provided for physician profiles (Part K); enhances the ability of the department of education to investigate, discipline and monitor physicians, physicians assistants, and specialist assistants (Part L); relates to the state's schedules of controlled substances (Part M); requires the establishment of antibiotic stewardship programs and antimicrobial resistance and infection prevention training programs in general hospitals and nursing homes (Part N); expands the sexual assault forensic examiner (SAFE) program to all New York state hospitals with an emergency department (Part O); relates to the state's modernization of environmental health fee; increases certain fees (Part P); relates to the tobacco and electronic cigarette omnibus state of the state proposal (Part Q); authorizes the director of the division of budget to direct the commissioner of health to distribute enhanced federal match assistance percentage payments to social services districts (Part R); relates to the registration and licensing of pharmacy benefit managers (Part S); relates to extending the effectiveness of provisions relating to professional medical conduct and excess coverage (Part T); relates to the licensing of pharmacy benefit managers (Part U); relates to admission to residential treatment facilities for children and youths (Part V); relates to amending the definition of "appropriate institution" to include mental health units operating within local correctional facilities if such units meet certain standards (Part W); relates to authorizing the transfer of certain office of mental health employees to the secure treatment rehabilitation center (Part X); relates to the amount of time an individual may be held for emergency observation, care, and treatment in CPEP and the implementation of satellite sites and extending the comprehensive psychiatric emergency program; relates to promulgating rules and regulations to establish mental health and substance use disorder parity compliance requirements and establishing the behavioral health parity compliance fund (Part Y); relates to promulgating rules and regulations to establish mental health and substance use disorder parity compliance requirements and establishing the behavioral health parity compliance fund (Part Z); relates to the central register of child abuse and maltreatment (Part AA); relates to providers of service for individuals with developmental disabilities and for nursing homes and home care services agencies (Part BB); relates to the renaming of the Physically Handicapped Childrens Program (Part CC); relates to extending the expiration of certain provisions relating to applied behavior analysis (Part DD); relates to creating a single preferred-drug list for medication assisted treatment; relates to the effectiveness of provisions relating to supplemental rebates; relates to the effectiveness of provisions relating to establishing payments for medical assistance; relates to the effectiveness of provisions relating to medical assistance eligibility of certain persons and providing for managed medical care demonstration programs; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof (Part EE).

S7507A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

    S. 7507--A                                            A. 9507--A

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 22, 2020
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to arti-
  cle seven of the Constitution -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
  when  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

IN ASSEMBLY -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted  by  the  Governor  pursuant  to
  article  seven  of  the  Constitution -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Ways and Means --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the New York Health Care Reform Act of 1996, in relation
  to  extending certain provisions relating thereto; to amend the public
  health law, in relation to health care initiative pool  distributions;
  to  amend  the New York Health Care Reform Act of 2000, in relation to
  extending the effectiveness of provisions thereof; to amend the public
  health law and the state financial  law  in  relation  to  eliminating
  programs  that do not support the department of health's core mission;
  to amend the public health law, in relation to payments for  uncompen-
  sated  care  to  certain voluntary non-profit diagnostic and treatment
  centers; to amend the public health law, in relation to  the  distrib-
  ution  pool  allocations  and graduate medical education; to amend the
  public health law, in relation to the assessments on covered lives; to
  amend the public health law, in relation to tobacco control and insur-
  ance initiatives pool distributions; to amend chapter 266 of the  laws
  of  1986  amending  the  civil  practice  law and rules and other laws
  relating to malpractice and professional medical conduct, in  relation
  to extending the effectiveness of certain provisions thereof; to amend
  chapter  62  of the laws of 2003 amending the general business law and
  other laws relating to enacting major components necessary  to  imple-
  ment  the  state  fiscal  plan  for  the 2003-04 state fiscal year, in
  relation to the deposit of certain funds; to amend the social services
  law, in relation to extending payment provisions  for  general  hospi-
  tals; to amend the public health law, in relation to extending payment
  provisions  for  certain  medical  assistance rates for certified home
  health agencies; to amend the social  services  law,  in  relation  to
  extending  payment  provisions  for  certain  personal  care  services
  medical assistance rates; to amend chapter 517 of  the  laws  of  2016