senate Bill S6269

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires applicants for public assistance to be fully informed that they may be liable to reimburse the state for benefits received

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Current Bill Status Via A3766 - Signed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 08, 2021 signed chap.448
Sep 28, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 08, 2021 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1558
substituted for s6269
Jun 08, 2021 substituted by a3766
Jun 07, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.1558
committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 20, 2021 referred to social services

S6269 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3766
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add §110-b, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6569
2013-2014: S311, A9317
2015-2016: S481, A2942
2017-2018: S505, S7227, A2084
2019-2020: S4923, A3838

S6269 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires applicants for public assistance to be given notice in writing, that they may be liable to reimburse the state for benefits received; provides such notice shall be given as part of an informational booklet and as a standalone document.

S6269 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6269 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6269
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 20, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Social Services
 
 AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to providing notice
   to applicants of potential liability for public assistance benefits
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. The social services law is amended by adding a new section
 110-b to read as follows:
   § 110-B. RECOVERY FROM A PERSON DISCOVERED TO HAVE  PROPERTY;  NOTICE.
 NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO THE CONTRARY, AN APPLI-
 CANT FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE SHALL BE FULLY INFORMED IN WRITING THAT HE OR
 SHE MAY BE LIABLE TO REIMBURSE THE STATE FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE  BENEFITS
 RECEIVED, AS PROVIDED FOR IN THIS TITLE.  NOTICE MAY BE GIVEN AS PART OF
 AN  INFORMATIONAL  BOOKLET  PROMULGATED  BY  THE OFFICE OF TEMPORARY AND
 DISABILITY SERVICES AND AS A STANDALONE DOCUMENT ON HIS  OR  HER  RIGHTS
 AND  RESPONSIBILITIES.    NOTHING  IN  THIS  SECTION  SHALL BE DEEMED TO
 PREVENT THE LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT FROM MAINTAINING ITS  RECORDS
 ELECTRONICALLY.
   § 2. This act shall take effect on June 30, 2022.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD03720-01-1


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