assembly Bill A9761

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the registration process for fiscal intermediaries; repeals certain provisions relating thereto

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Mar 28, 2022 referred to health

A9761 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §365-f sub 4-a ¶¶(b), (b-1), (b-2), (b-3) & (c), subs 4-b & 4-c, amd §365-f, Soc Serv L

A9761 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the registration process for fiscal intermediaries; provides for the manner and form of how fiscal intermediaries shall register and the costs for such registration or registration renewal.

A9761 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
                              March 28, 2022
 Introduced by M. of A. STIRPE -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Health
 AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to the registration
   process for fiscal intermediaries; and to repeal certain provisions of
   such law relating thereto

   Section 1. Paragraphs (b), (b-1), (b-2), (b-3) and (c) of  subdivision
 4-a of section 365-f of the social services law are REPEALED.
   §  2.  Paragraph (a) of subdivision 4-a of section 365-f of the social
 services law, as added by section 1 of part E of chapter 57 of the  laws
 of 2017, subparagraphs (i) and (ii) as amended by section 3 of part G of
 chapter 57 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows:
   (a) For the purposes of this section:
   (i)  "Fiscal intermediary" means an entity that provides fiscal inter-
 mediary services and has a contract for providing such services with the
 department of health and is [selected through  the  procurement  process
 described  in paragraph (b) of this] REGISTERED BY THE DEPARTMENT PURSU-
 ANT  subdivision  FOUR-B  OF  THIS  SECTION.  Eligible  [applicants  for
 contracts  shall  be]  entities SHALL DEMONSTRATE TO THE DEPARTMENT that
 THEY  are  capable  of  appropriately  providing   fiscal   intermediary
 services,  performing the responsibilities of a fiscal intermediary, and
 complying with this section, including but not limited to entities that:
   (A) are a service center for  independent  living  under  section  one
 thousand one hundred twenty-one of the education law; or
   (B)  have been established as fiscal intermediaries prior to [January]
 APRIL first, two thousand [twelve and have been  continuously  providing
 such services for eligible individuals under this section] TWENTY-TWO.
   (ii)   Fiscal   intermediary  services  shall  include  the  following
 services, performed on behalf of the consumer to facilitate his  or  her
 role as the employer:
   (A) wage and benefit processing for consumer directed personal assist-
   (B) processing all income tax and other required wage withholdings;
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.