senate Bill S3421

Vetoed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Makes care and services provided by licensed mental health practitioners eligible for coverage under the Medicaid program

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Current Bill Status - Vetoed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 20, 2019 vetoed memo.145
Nov 08, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.91
substituted for a648a
Jun 17, 2019 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 21, 2019 ordered to third reading cal.815
reported and committed to rules
May 14, 2019 reported and committed to finance
May 07, 2019 print number 3421a
May 07, 2019 amend and recommit to health
Feb 06, 2019 referred to health

Votes

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May 21, 2019 - Finance committee Vote

S3421A
21
0
committee
21
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 21, 2019 - Rules committee Vote

S3421A
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 14, 2019 - Health committee Vote

S3421A
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S3421 - Details

Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-a, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7067
2017-2018: S3981

S3421 - Summary

Makes care and services provided by licensed mental health practitioners eligible for coverage under the Medicaid program.

S3421 - Sponsor Memo

S3421 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3421

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 6, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to making care  and
  services provided by licensed mental health practitioners eligible for
  coverage under the Medicaid program

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 365-a of the social  services  law
is amended by adding a new paragraph (ff) to read as follows:
  (FF)  CARE  AND  SERVICES  PROVIDED  BY  MENTAL  HEALTH  PRACTITIONERS
LICENSED PURSUANT TO ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-THREE  OF  THE  EDUCATION
LAW  ACTING  WITHIN  THEIR  SCOPE OF PRACTICE, WHERE SUCH SERVICES WOULD
OTHERWISE BE COVERED UNDER THIS TITLE.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04769-01-9

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S3421A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-a, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7067
2017-2018: S3981

S3421A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes care and services provided by licensed mental health practitioners eligible for coverage under the Medicaid program.

S3421A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3421A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3421--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 6, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Health  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to making care and
  services provided by licensed mental health practitioners eligible for
  coverage under the Medicaid program

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 2 of section 365-a of the social services law
is amended by adding a new paragraph (gg) to read as follows:
  (GG)  CARE  AND  SERVICES  PROVIDED  BY  MENTAL  HEALTH  PRACTITIONERS
LICENSED  PURSUANT  TO  ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-THREE OF THE EDUCATION
LAW ACTING WITHIN THEIR SCOPE OF PRACTICE,  WHERE  SUCH  SERVICES  WOULD
OTHERWISE  BE  COVERED UNDER THIS TITLE. NOTHING IN THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL
BE CONSTRUED TO MODIFY OR EXPAND THE  SCOPE  OF  PRACTICE  OF  A  MENTAL
HEALTH COUNSELOR, MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPIST, CREATIVE ARTS THERAPIST
OR PSYCHOANALYST LICENSED PURSUANT TO ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-THREE OF
THE EDUCATION LAW.
  §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04769-03-9

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