senate Bill S1053

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Provides funding for family planning services in the event federal funding therefor is reduced or eliminated; appropriates $35,000,000 therefor

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee


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Jan 10, 2019 referred to finance

S1053 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Appropriations
Laws Affected:
Add Art 25 Title 7 §2595, Pub Health L; add §85, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S5683

S1053 - Summary

Provides funding for family planning services in the event federal funding therefor is reduced or eliminated; appropriates $35,000,000 therefor.

S1053 - Sponsor Memo

S1053 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1053

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. PERSAUD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the public health law and  the  state  finance  law,  in
  relation  to  the provision of family planning services; and making an
  appropriation therefor

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

  Section  1. Article 25 of the public health law is amended by adding a
new title 7 to read as follows:
                                 TITLE 7
                       FUNDING OF FAMILY PLANNING
                                SERVICES
SECTION 2595. FUNDING OF FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES; REDUCTION  OR  ELIMI-
                NATION OF FEDERAL FUNDS.
  §  2595. FUNDING OF FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES; REDUCTION OR ELIMINATION
OF FEDERAL FUNDS. 1. THE COMMISSIONER, IN THE EVENT OF THE REDUCTION  OR
ELIMINATION  OF  FEDERAL  FINANCIAL  PARTICIPATION  THROUGH  THE MEDICAL
ASSISTANCE PROGRAM, FEDERAL TITLE X FUNDS OR OTHER FEDERAL FUNDS RELATED
TO THE PROVISION OF FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES, SHALL  PROVIDE  GRANTS  TO
PROVIDERS  OF  FAMILY  PLANNING SERVICES IN THE STATE INCLUDING, BUT NOT
LIMITED TO, PLANNED PARENTHOOD FACILITIES. SUCH GRANTS SHALL BE  AWARDED
UPON  APPLICATION  SUBMITTED  AND  APPROVED  BY  THE COMMISSIONER IN THE
AMOUNT EQUAL TO THE FEDERAL FUNDING  FOR  FAMILY  PLANNING  SERVICES  OF
WHICH  THE  APPLICANT  WAS  DEPRIVED  AS THE RESULT OF SUCH REDUCTION OR
ELIMINATION. GRANTS SHALL ONLY BE PROVIDED PURSUANT TO THIS  SECTION  TO
APPLICANTS  WHICH  HAVE  BEEN CERTIFIED BY THE DIRECTOR OF THE BUDGET TO
HAVE LOST FEDERAL FUNDING FOR FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES.
  2. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PROMULGATE SUCH RULES AND REGULATIONS AS  HE
OR SHE SHALL DEEM NECESSARY TO IMPLEMENT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  §  2.  The  state finance law is amended by adding a new section 85 to
read as follows:

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

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