senate Bill S967

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to medical expenditure amounts

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Local Government Committee


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Jan 09, 2019 referred to local government

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S967 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6308
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 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S8411

S967 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to medical expenditure amounts and to county property tax levy reductions resulting from medical assistance program expenditure reductions.

S967 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

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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