|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Aug 29, 2019||signed chap.207|
|Aug 23, 2019||delivered to governor|
|May 01, 2019||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading cal.206
substituted for a6186a
|Mar 12, 2019||referred to insurance|
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.257
|Mar 08, 2019||referred to rules|
senate Bill S4356Signed By Governor
Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S4356 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Insurance Law
- Laws Affected:
- Rpld §210 sub§ (c-1), amd §210, add §343, Ins L (as proposed in S. 1156-C and A. 3694-C)
S4356 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4356 SPONSOR: ORTT TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the insurance law, in relation to mental health and substance use disorder parity reporting; and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto PURPOSE: This is a chapter amendment that makes changes to provisions of L.2018, c.455, to repeal the previous version of the mental health and substance use disorder parity report act and substitute an amended version. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the chapter amendment repeals the amendment of the insur- ance law in 2018 that established the mental health and substance use disorder parity report act, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S.1156-C and A.3694-C.
S4356 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4356 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 8, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ORTT -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to mental health and substance use disorder parity reporting; and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subsection (c-1) of section 210 of the insurance law, as amended by a chapter of the laws of 2018 amending the insurance law relating to establishing the mental health and substance use disorder parity report act, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S. 1156-C and A. 3694-C, is REPEALED. § 2. The insurance law is amended by adding a new section 343 to read as follows: § 343. MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER PARITY REPORT. (A) BEGINNING JULY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND NINETEEN AND EVERY TWO YEARS THERE- AFTER, EACH INSURER PROVIDING MANAGED CARE PRODUCTS, INDIVIDUAL COMPRE- HENSIVE ACCIDENT AND HEALTH INSURANCE OR GROUP OR BLANKET COMPREHENSIVE ACCIDENT AND HEALTH INSURANCE, EACH CORPORATION ORGANIZED PURSUANT TO ARTICLE FORTY-THREE OF THIS CHAPTER PROVIDING COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH INSURANCE AND EACH ENTITY LICENSED PURSUANT TO ARTICLE FORTY-FOUR OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW PROVIDING COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH SERVICE PLANS SHALL SUBMIT TO THE SUPERINTENDENT, IN A FORM AND MANNER PRESCRIBED BY THE SUPERINTENDENT, A REPORT DETAILING THE ENTITY'S COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL AND STATE MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER PARITY LAWS BASED ON THE ENTITY'S RECORD DURING THE PRECEDING TWO CALENDAR YEARS. THE SUPER- INTENDENT SHALL PUBLISH ON THE DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE ON OR BEFORE OCTOBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND NINETEEN, AND EVERY TWO YEARS THEREAFTER, THE REPORTS SUBMITTED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION. (B) EACH PERSON REQUIRED TO SUBMIT A REPORT UNDER THIS SECTION SHALL INCLUDE IN THE REPORT THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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