|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to local government|
senate Bill S967
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Local Government Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
(R, C, IP, RFM) 0 Senate District
(D) 0 Senate District
(R, C, IP) 0 Senate District
Patrick M. Gallivan
(R, C) 60th Senate District
S967 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Senate Local Government
- Law Section:
- General Municipal Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd Part C §1, Chap 58 of 2005; add §3-e, Gen Muni L
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
S967 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S967 SPONSOR: YOUNG TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend chapter 58 of the laws of 2005 authorizing reimburse- ments for expenditures made by or on behalf of social services districts for medical assistance for needy persons and the administration thereof, in relation to medical assistance expenditure amounts; and to amend the general municipal law, in relation to county property tax levy reductions resulting from medical assistance program expenditure reductions PURPOSE: This bill provides for a takeover of the local share of Medicaid outside of New York City over a five-year period beginning in calendar year 2019. This bill also ensures that any cost savings to a county that takes effect due to federal or state action that reduces the county's contribution for Medicaid costs are passed on as real property tax reductions.
S967 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 967 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 9, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sens. YOUNG, AKSHAR, CARLUCCI, FUNKE, GALLIVAN, RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT to amend chapter 58 of the laws of 2005 authorizing reimburse- ments for expenditures made by or on behalf of social services districts for medical assistance for needy persons and the adminis- tration thereof, in relation to medical assistance expenditure amounts; and to amend the general municipal law, in relation to county property tax levy reductions resulting from medical assistance program expenditure reductions THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 1 of part C of chapter 58 of the laws of 2005, authorizing reimbursements for expenditures made by or on behalf of social services districts for medical assistance for needy persons and the administration thereof, is amended by adding a new subdivision (c-2) to read as follows: (C-2) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION (C) OR (C-1) OF THIS SECTION TO THE CONTRARY, AND EXCLUDING A SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT THAT CONSTITUTES A CITY OF ONE MILLION OR MORE, EFFECTIVE APRIL 1, 2020, FOR THE PERIOD JANUARY 1, 2020 THROUGH DECEMBER 31, 2020, AND FOR EACH CALENDAR YEAR THEREAFTER, THE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE EXPENDITURE AMOUNT FOR THE SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT FOR SUCH PERIOD SHALL BE THE GREATER OF (1) ZERO; OR (2) THE PREVIOUS CALENDAR YEAR'S MEDICAL ASSISTANCE EXPENDITURE AMOUNT MINUS TWENTY PERCENT OF THE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE EXPENDITURE AMOUNT FOR THE PERIOD JANUARY 1, 2019 THROUGH DECEMBER 31, 2019. § 2. The general municipal law is amended by adding a new section 3-e to read as follows: § 3-E. COUNTY PROPERTY TAX LEVY REDUCTION RESULTING FROM MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM EXPENDITURE REDUCTIONS. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, IN THE EVENT A COUNTY'S LOCAL CONTRIB- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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