assembly Bill A8665

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the powers of the commissioner of health in administering the elderly pharmaceutical insurance coverage program

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Feb 25, 2020 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 08, 2020 referred to aging
Oct 23, 2019 referred to aging

A8665 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6646
Law Section:
Elder Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §244, Eld L

A8665 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the commissioner of health to create an electronic online system for registration into the elderly pharmaceutical insurance coverage program.

A8665 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  8665

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            October 23, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. JONES -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Aging

AN ACT to amend the elder law, in relation to the powers of the  commis-
  sioner of health in administering the elderly pharmaceutical insurance
  coverage program

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 244 of the elder law, as added  by
section  3-h  of part A of chapter 59 of the laws of 2011, is amended to
read as follows:
  4. implementing alternative program improvements for the efficient and
effective operation of the program in accordance with the provisions  of
this  title,  WHICH SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, THE ESTABLISH-
MENT AND MAINTENANCE OF AN ELECTRONIC  ONLINE  SYSTEM  FOR  REGISTRATION
INTO  THE PROGRAM. THE EXISTENCE OF THE ELECTRONIC ONLINE SYSTEM AUTHOR-
IZED BY THIS SECTION  SHALL  NOT  REQUIRE  APPLICANTS  TO  UTILIZE  SUCH
SYSTEM;
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13571-03-9