|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 28, 2019||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.144
substituted for s1820
|Feb 04, 2019||referred to health|
delivered to senate
|Jan 31, 2019||advanced to third reading cal.18|
|Jan 29, 2019||reported|
|Jan 14, 2019||referred to health|
assembly Bill A976
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate & Assembly
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A976 (ACTIVE) - Details
A976 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 976 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 14, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. GOTTFRIED, LUPARDO, COLTON -- read once and referred to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend part B of chapter 57 of the laws of 2018, amending the public health law and other laws relating to registration of licensed home care services agencies, in relation to the moratorium on the processing and approval of applications THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 9-e of part B of chapter 57 of the laws of 2018, amending the public health law and other laws relating to registration of licensed home care services agencies, is amended to read as follows: § 9-e. Effective April 1, 2018, the commissioner of health shall place a moratorium on the processing and approval of applications seeking licensure of a licensed home care services agency pursuant to section 3605 of the public health law that have not received establishment approval or contingent establishment approval by the public health and health planning council, except for: (a) an application seeking licen- sure of a licensed home care services agency that is submitted with an application for approval as an assisted living program authorized pursu- ant to section 461-l of the social services law; (b) an application seeking approval to transfer ownership for an existing licensed home care services agency that has been licensed and operating for a minimum of five years for the purpose of consolidating ownership of two or more licensed home care services agencies; [and] (c) an application seeking licensure of a home care services agency where the applicant demon- strates to the satisfaction of the commissioner of health that submission of the application to the public health and health planning council for consideration would be appropriate on grounds that the application addresses a serious concern such as a lack of access to home care services in the geographic area or a lack of adequate and appropri- ate care, language and cultural competence, or special needs services; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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