senate Bill S1507B

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the state health and mental hygiene budget for the 2019-2020 state fiscal year

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (21)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 12, 2019 signed chap.57
Apr 01, 2019 delivered to governor
Mar 31, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
message of necessity
motion to amend lost
motion to amend lost
motion to amend lost
ordered to third reading rules cal.53
substituted for a2007c
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.359
Mar 29, 2019 print number 1507c
Mar 29, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to finance
Mar 12, 2019 print number 1507b
Mar 12, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to finance
Feb 19, 2019 print number 1507a
Feb 19, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to finance
Jan 18, 2019 referred to finance

S1507 - Details

Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

S1507 - Summary

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the state health and mental hygiene budget for the 2019-2020 state fiscal year; extends and enhances the Medicaid drug cap and reduces unnecessary pharmacy benefit manager costs to the Medicaid program (Part B); relates to extension of the National Diabetes Prevention Program (Part C); amends chapter 59 of the laws of 2011 in relation to extending the Medicaid global cap (Part D) (view more) extends certain provisions of the public health law and the social services law relating to health facilities, certified home health agencies, the general public health work program, state fund medical expenditures, hospital assessments, residential health care facilities, administrative costs, welfare reform, Medicaid, and special needs plans (Part E); extends certain provisions relating to excess coverage (Part F); relates to fiscal intermediary services for the consumer directed personal assistance program; relates to payments to home care aides; establishes a residential health care facilities case mix adjustment workgroup; and repeals certain provisions of the social services law relating thereto (Part G); relates to waivers of certain regulations and to certain rates and payment methodologies; and repeals certain provisions of the public health law relating thereto (Part H); relates to guaranteed availability of health insurance and coverage for pre-existing conditions (Subpart A); relates to actuarial value requirements and essential health benefits (Subpart B); relates to prescription drug coverage (Subpart C); prohibits discrimination based on sex and gender identity (Subpart D)(Part J); relates to the effectiveness of certain provisions relating to payments from the medical indemnity fund (Part K); includes iatrogenic infertility under in-vitro fertilization insurance coverage (Part L); requires medical, major medical, or similar comprehensive type coverage health insurance policies to include certain reproductive health coverage; and clarifies the definition of voluntary sterilization procedures and over-the-counter contraceptive products (Part M); relates to the general public health work program (Part O); relates to lead levels (Part P); relates to the healthcare facility transformation program state III authorizing additional awards for statewide II applications (Part Q); codifies the creation of NY state of health, the official health plan marketplace (Part T); relates to private pay protocols for programs and services administered by the office for the aging (Part U); implements certain compliance requirements on managed care organizations and providers participating in the Medicaid program (Part V); relates to the recovery of exempt income by the office of mental health for community residence treatment programs (Part W); relates to a cost of living adjustment for designated human services programs (Part Y); relates to integrated services (Part Z); relates to mental health and substance use disorder health insurance parity (Subpart A); relates to hospital policies for substance use disorder treatment (Subpart B); relates to court ordered substance use disorder treatment (Subpart D)(Part BB); extends an exemption from requiring direct observation and evaluation of certain temporary employees (Part EE); extends provisions related to the New York state health insurance continuation assistance demonstration project (Part FF); provides funding to programs providing opioid treatment and other services operated by the New York state office of alcoholism and substance abuse services or certain agencies (Part GG); relates to grants awarded for classic NORC programs (Part HH); extends the operation and administration of legislative commissions (Part II); authorizes the dormitory authority to transfer certain funds repaid by borrowers relating to restructuring pool loans (Part JJ); and directs the department of health to conduct a study in relation to staffing enhancement and patient safety (Part KK).

S1507 - Bill Text download pdf


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

    S. 1507                                                  A. 2007

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 18, 2019
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to arti-
  cle seven of the Constitution -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  A  BUDGET  BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to
  article seven of the Constitution -- read once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee on Ways and Means

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to reimbursement of
  transportation   costs,   reimbursement  of  emergency  transportation
  services and  supplemental  transportation  payments;  and  to  repeal
  certain provisions of such law relating thereto (Part A); to amend the
  social services law and the public health law, in relation to updating
  copayments;  to  amend the public health law, in relation to extending
  and enhancing the Medicaid drug cap and to reduce unnecessary pharmacy
  benefit manager costs to the Medicaid program; and to  repeal  certain
  provisions  of  the  social services law relating thereto (Part B); to
  amend the social  services  law,  in  relation  to  extension  of  the
  National  Diabetes  Prevention Program and in relation to supplemental
  medicaid managed care payments (Part C); to amend chapter  59  of  the
  laws of 2011 amending the public health law and other laws relating to
  known  and projected department of health state fund medicaid expendi-
  tures, in relation to extending the medicaid global cap (Part  D);  to
  amend  chapter 505 of the laws of 1995, amending the public health law
  relating to the operation  of  department  of  health  facilities,  in
  relation  to  extending the provisions thereof; to amend chapter 56 of
  the laws of the laws of 2013, amending the social services law  relat-
  ing to eligibility conditions, in relation to extending the provisions
  thereof; to amend chapter 884 of the laws of 1990, amending the public
  health  law  relating  to authorizing bad debt and charity care allow-
  ances for certified home health agencies, in relation to extending the
  provisions thereof; to amend chapter 303 of the laws of 1999, amending
  the New York state medical care facilities finance agency act relating
  to financing health facilities, in relation to the effectiveness ther-
  eof; to amend chapter 109 of the laws of  2010,  amending  the  social
  services  law  relating  to  transportation  costs, in relation to the
  effectiveness thereof; to amend chapter 58 of the laws of 2009, amend-
  ing the public health law relating to payment by governmental agencies

S1507A - Details

Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

S1507A - Summary

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the state health and mental hygiene budget for the 2019-2020 state fiscal year; extends and enhances the Medicaid drug cap and reduces unnecessary pharmacy benefit manager costs to the Medicaid program (Part B); relates to extension of the National Diabetes Prevention Program (Part C); amends chapter 59 of the laws of 2011 in relation to extending the Medicaid global cap (Part D) (view more) extends certain provisions of the public health law and the social services law relating to health facilities, certified home health agencies, the general public health work program, state fund medical expenditures, hospital assessments, residential health care facilities, administrative costs, welfare reform, Medicaid, and special needs plans (Part E); extends certain provisions relating to excess coverage (Part F); relates to fiscal intermediary services for the consumer directed personal assistance program; relates to payments to home care aides; establishes a residential health care facilities case mix adjustment workgroup; and repeals certain provisions of the social services law relating thereto (Part G); relates to waivers of certain regulations and to certain rates and payment methodologies; and repeals certain provisions of the public health law relating thereto (Part H); relates to guaranteed availability of health insurance and coverage for pre-existing conditions (Subpart A); relates to actuarial value requirements and essential health benefits (Subpart B); relates to prescription drug coverage (Subpart C); prohibits discrimination based on sex and gender identity (Subpart D)(Part J); relates to the effectiveness of certain provisions relating to payments from the medical indemnity fund (Part K); includes iatrogenic infertility under in-vitro fertilization insurance coverage (Part L); requires medical, major medical, or similar comprehensive type coverage health insurance policies to include certain reproductive health coverage; and clarifies the definition of voluntary sterilization procedures and over-the-counter contraceptive products (Part M); relates to the general public health work program (Part O); relates to lead levels (Part P); relates to the healthcare facility transformation program state III authorizing additional awards for statewide II applications (Part Q); codifies the creation of NY state of health, the official health plan marketplace (Part T); relates to private pay protocols for programs and services administered by the office for the aging (Part U); implements certain compliance requirements on managed care organizations and providers participating in the Medicaid program (Part V); relates to the recovery of exempt income by the office of mental health for community residence treatment programs (Part W); relates to a cost of living adjustment for designated human services programs (Part Y); relates to integrated services (Part Z); relates to mental health and substance use disorder health insurance parity (Subpart A); relates to hospital policies for substance use disorder treatment (Subpart B); relates to court ordered substance use disorder treatment (Subpart D)(Part BB); extends an exemption from requiring direct observation and evaluation of certain temporary employees (Part EE); extends provisions related to the New York state health insurance continuation assistance demonstration project (Part FF); provides funding to programs providing opioid treatment and other services operated by the New York state office of alcoholism and substance abuse services or certain agencies (Part GG); relates to grants awarded for classic NORC programs (Part HH); extends the operation and administration of legislative commissions (Part II); authorizes the dormitory authority to transfer certain funds repaid by borrowers relating to restructuring pool loans (Part JJ); and directs the department of health to conduct a study in relation to staffing enhancement and patient safety (Part KK).

S1507A - Bill Text download pdf


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

    S. 1507--A                                            A. 2007--A

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 18, 2019
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to arti-
  cle seven of the Constitution -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
  when  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

IN ASSEMBLY -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted  by  the  Governor  pursuant  to
  article  seven  of  the  Constitution -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Ways and Means --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to reimbursement of
  transportation   costs,   reimbursement  of  emergency  transportation
  services and  supplemental  transportation  payments;  and  to  repeal
  certain provisions of such law relating thereto (Part A); to amend the
  social services law and the public health law, in relation to updating
  copayments;  to  amend the public health law, in relation to extending
  and enhancing the Medicaid drug cap and to reduce unnecessary pharmacy
  benefit manager costs to the Medicaid program; and to  repeal  certain
  provisions  of  the  social services law relating thereto (Part B); to
  amend the social  services  law,  in  relation  to  extension  of  the
  National  Diabetes  Prevention Program and in relation to supplemental
  medicaid managed care payments (Part C); to amend chapter  59  of  the
  laws of 2011 amending the public health law and other laws relating to
  known  and projected department of health state fund medicaid expendi-
  tures, in relation to extending the medicaid global cap (Part  D);  to
  amend  chapter 505 of the laws of 1995, amending the public health law
  relating to the operation  of  department  of  health  facilities,  in
  relation  to  extending the provisions thereof; to amend chapter 56 of
  the laws of the laws of 2013, amending the social services law  relat-
  ing to eligibility conditions, in relation to extending the provisions
  thereof; to amend chapter 884 of the laws of 1990, amending the public
  health  law  relating  to authorizing bad debt and charity care allow-
  ances for certified home health agencies, in relation to extending the
  provisions thereof; to amend chapter 303 of the laws of 1999, amending
  the New York state medical care facilities finance agency act relating
  to financing health facilities, in relation to the effectiveness ther-
  eof; to amend chapter 109 of the laws of  2010,  amending  the  social