Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022
referred to health
|Jan 16, 2021
referred to health
Senate Bill S1846
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S1846 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S1846 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1846 SPONSOR: SKOUFIS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the social services law and the public health law, in relation to providing residential and day services to certain individ- uals with a developmental disability; and establishing rates for such services PURPOSE: To create parity for Integrated Residential Communities as it relates to billing for services provided to people with developmental disabilities. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends subdivision 3 of section 365-a of the social services law by adding a new paragraph that clarifies that services, including residential and day services, for eligible individuals with a develop- mental disability provided by an integrated residential community
2021-S1846 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1846 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 16, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SKOUFIS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the social services law and the public health law, in relation to providing residential and day services to certain individ- uals with a developmental disability; and establishing rates for such services THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 365-a of the social services law is amended by adding a new paragraph (e) to read as follows: (E) SERVICES, INCLUDING RESIDENTIAL AND DAY SERVICES, FOR ELIGIBLE INDIVIDUALS WITH A DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITY PROVIDED BY AN INTEGRATED RESIDENTIAL COMMUNITY PROGRAM CERTIFIED BY THE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES AS A RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM AND RECOGNIZED BY THE SAME OFFICE AS A SERVICE DELIVERY ALTERNATIVE. § 2. Subdivision 6 of section 3614 of the public health law is amended by adding a new paragraph (d) to read as follows: (D) THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH RATES OF PAYMENT FOR SERVICES PROVIDED BY A LONG TERM CARE COMMUNITY ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF CHAPTER FIVE HUNDRED NINETY-FOUR OF THE LAWS OF TWO THOU- SAND ELEVEN. SUCH RATES OF PAYMENT SHALL REFLECT COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH INCREASED STAFFING RATIOS NECESSARY FOR THE PROVISION OF PROGRAM, SERVICES AND CARE TO RESIDENTS OF SUCH A COMMUNITY WITH INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES. § 3. This act shall take effect on the first of April next succeeding the date on which it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05224-02-1
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