senate Bill S5960

Vetoed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Makes care and services provided by licensed clinical social workers eligible for coverage under the Medicaid program

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 20, 2019 vetoed memo.149
Nov 19, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.426
substituted for a8104
Jun 17, 2019 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 04, 2019 advanced to third reading
Jun 03, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 30, 2019 1st report cal.1110
May 16, 2019 referred to health

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S5960 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8104
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365-a, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S6576, A7187

S5960 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes care and services provided by licensed clinical social workers eligible for coverage under the Medicaid program.

S5960 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5960 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5960

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 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  clinical social workers 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 CLINICAL  SOCIAL  WORKERS  LICENSED
PURSUANT  TO  ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-FOUR 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.
                                                           LBD11665-01-9

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