|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to health|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Jun 17, 2019||referred to health|
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1420
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Jan 28, 2019||referred to health|
senate Bill S2593
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2593 (ACTIVE) - Details
S2593 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to the continuity of family planning services in the state; establishes a family planning program in the department of health to ensure the continuity of family planning services in the state; covers family planning providers who lost eligibility for federal funding under Title X of the Federal Public Health Service Act.
S2593 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2593 SPONSOR: BIAGGI TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law and the social services law, in relation to the continuity of family planning services in the state PURPOSE: To protect family planning services in the state through a Family Plan- ning Program in the Department of Health to ensure the continuity of services. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section I amends the public health law by adding new section 2827 which would establish a family planning program in the department of health to ensure the continuity of family planning services in the state. Section I defines "program" and "family planning providers."
S2593 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2593 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 28, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BIAGGI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law and the social services law, in relation to the continuity of family planning services in the state THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The public health law is amended by adding a new section 2827 to read as follows: § 2827. FAMILY PLANNING PROGRAM. 1. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: (A) "FAMILY PLANNING PROVIDERS" MEANS PROVIDERS OF SERVICES: (I) FUNDED UNDER TITLE X OF THE FEDERAL PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE ACT AS OF DECEMBER THIRTY-FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SIXTEEN; AND (II) THAT LOST ELIGIBILITY FOR TITLE X FUNDING; (B) "FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES" MEANS SERVICES PROVIDED UNDER TITLE X OF THE FEDERAL PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE ACT AS OF DECEMBER THIRTY-FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SIXTEEN; AND (C) "PROGRAM" MEANS THE FAMILY PLANNING PROGRAM ESTABLISHED UNDER THIS SECTION. 2. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED IN THE DEPARTMENT A FAMILY PLANNING PROGRAM TO ENSURE THE CONTINUITY OF FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES IN THE STATE. THE PROGRAM SHALL PROVIDE FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES TO INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE ELIGIBLE FOR FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES THROUGH FAMILY PLANNING PROVIDERS THAT MEET PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS. 3. THE DEPARTMENT MAY ADOPT REGULATIONS TO IMPLEMENT THIS SECTION, INCLUDING REGULATIONS ESTABLISHING REQUIREMENTS FOR FAMILY PLANNING PROVIDERS THAT ARE THE SAME AS THE REQUIREMENTS FOR PROVIDERS OF SERVICES UNDER TITLE X OF THE FEDERAL PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE ACT. 4. FUNDING USED TO SUPPORT FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES UNDER THE PROGRAM SHALL BE IN ADDITION TO ANY FUNDING APPLIED BY THE DEPARTMENT BEFORE DECEMBER THIRTY-FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SIXTEEN, TO THE MAINTENANCE OF EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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