senate Bill S3872

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the geriatric demonstration program

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 01, 2019 referred to mental health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 25, 2019 amended on third reading 3872a
Mar 20, 2019 advanced to third reading
Mar 19, 2019 2nd report cal.
Mar 18, 2019 1st report cal.298
Feb 20, 2019 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

Votes

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Mar 18, 2019 - Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities committee Vote

S3872
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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Committee Vote: Mar 18, 2019

S3872 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6566
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §7.41, Ment Hyg L

S3872 - Summary

Relates to the geriatric demonstration program to promote mental health and home care collaboration; authorizes the commissioner of mental health and the commissioner of health to waive rules and regulations to address barriers to collaboration by mental health providers and providers of home care services; provides further that regulations pertaining to patient safety may not be waived, nor shall regulations be waived if such waiver would risk patient safety.

S3872 - Sponsor Memo

S3872 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3872

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 20, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and Develop-
  mental Disabilities

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in  relation  to  the  geriatric
  service  demonstration  program to promote mental health and home care
  collaboration

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

  Section  1. Subdivision (c) of section 7.41 of the mental hygiene law,
as added by chapter 568 of the laws of  2005,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  (c)  The  commissioner  may  adopt  rules and regulations necessary to
implement the provisions of this  section,  PROVIDED  HOWEVER  THAT  THE
COMMISSIONER AND THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH SHALL BE AUTHORIZED TO WAIVE
RULES  AND  REGULATIONS  OF THE OFFICE, AND OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH,
RESPECTIVELY, TO ADDRESS BARRIERS  TO  COLLABORATION  BY  MENTAL  HEALTH
PROVIDERS  AND  PROVIDERS OF HOME CARE SERVICES UNDER SUBDIVISION (A) OF
THIS  SECTION,  INCLUDING  BARRIERS  RELATED   TO   MEDICAL   ASSISTANCE
REIMBURSEMENT,  SERVICE  PROCEDURES,  CARE  COORDINATION AND DIRECT CARE
WORKER TRAINING APPLICABLE TO SUCH PROVIDERS.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10086-01-9

Co-Sponsors

S3872A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6566
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §7.41, Ment Hyg L

S3872A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the geriatric demonstration program to promote mental health and home care collaboration; authorizes the commissioner of mental health and the commissioner of health to waive rules and regulations to address barriers to collaboration by mental health providers and providers of home care services; provides further that regulations pertaining to patient safety may not be waived, nor shall regulations be waived if such waiver would risk patient safety.

S3872A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3872A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3872--A
    Cal. No. 298

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 20, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and Develop-
  mental Disabilities -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered
  to first and second report, ordered to a third  reading,  amended  and
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend  the mental hygiene law, in relation to the geriatric
  service demonstration program to promote mental health and  home  care
  collaboration

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

  Section 1. Subdivision (c) of section 7.41 of the mental hygiene  law,
as  added  by  chapter  568  of  the laws of 2005, is amended to read as
follows:
  (c) The commissioner may adopt  rules  and  regulations  necessary  to
implement  the  provisions  of  this  section, PROVIDED HOWEVER THAT THE
COMMISSIONER AND THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH SHALL BE AUTHORIZED TO WAIVE
RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE OFFICE, AND OF THE  DEPARTMENT  OF  HEALTH,
RESPECTIVELY,  TO  ADDRESS  BARRIERS  TO  COLLABORATION BY MENTAL HEALTH
PROVIDERS AND PROVIDERS OF HOME CARE SERVICES UNDER SUBDIVISION  (A)  OF
THIS   SECTION,   INCLUDING   BARRIERS  RELATED  TO  MEDICAL  ASSISTANCE
REIMBURSEMENT, SERVICE PROCEDURES, CARE  COORDINATION  AND  DIRECT  CARE
WORKER  TRAINING  APPLICABLE  TO  SUCH PROVIDERS; PROVIDED FURTHER, THAT
REGULATIONS PERTAINING TO PATIENT SAFETY MAY NOT BE  WAIVED,  NOR  SHALL
ANY REGULATIONS BE WAIVED IF SUCH WAIVER WOULD RISK PATIENT SAFETY.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10086-02-9

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