senate Bill S7095

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to early intervention and existing covered lives assessment funding; repealer

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee


  • Introduced
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to health
May 28, 2021 referred to health

S7095 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7996
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2807-t, 2557, 2559 & 2550, add §2807-o, rpld §2543 sub 3, Pub Health L; rpld §3235-a, §3216 sub§ (i) ¶25 sub¶ (F), §3221 sub§ (l) ¶17 sub¶ (F), §4303, sub§ (ee) ¶6, Ins L

S7095 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to early intervention and existing covered lives assessment funding.

S7095 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7095 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7095
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 28, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. REICHLIN-MELNICK -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to early intervention
   and existing covered lives assessment funding; and to  repeal  certain
   provisions  of  the  public  health law and the insurance law relating
   thereto
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Paragraph  (b)  of subdivision 6 of section 2807-t of the
 public health law, as amended by section 13 of part Y of chapter  56  of
 the laws of 2020, is amended to read as follows:
   (b)  Notwithstanding  the provisions of paragraph (a) of this subdivi-
 sion, for covered lives assessment rate periods  on  and  after  January
 first,  two thousand fifteen through December thirty-first, two thousand
 twenty-three, for amounts collected in the aggregate in  excess  of  one
 billion  forty-five  million  dollars  on  an  annual basis, prospective
 adjustments shall be suspended if the annual reconciliation  calculation
 from the prior year would otherwise result in a decrease to the regional
 allocation of the specified gross annual payment amount for that region,
 provided,  however, that such suspension shall be lifted upon a determi-
 nation by the commissioner, in consultation with  the  director  of  the
 budget,  that:  (I)  AS  A FIRST PRIORITY, sixty-five million dollars in
 aggregate collections on an annual basis  over  and  above  one  billion
 forty-five million dollars on an annual basis have been reserved and set
 aside  for  deposit  in  the  HCRA  resources fund; AND (II) AS A SECOND
 PRIORITY, THAT TWENTY MILLION DOLLARS IN  AGGREGATE  COLLECTIONS  ON  AN
 ANNUAL  BASIS OVER AND ABOVE ONE BILLION ONE HUNDRED MILLION DOLLARS, ON
 AN ANNUAL BASIS HAVE BEEN RESERVED AND SET ASIDE FOR DEPOSIT IN THE HCRA
 RESOURCES FUND FOR  PURPOSES  OF  PAYMENTS  TO  THE  EARLY  INTERVENTION
 SERVICES  POOL, PURSUANT TO SECTION TWENTY-EIGHT HUNDRED SEVEN-O OF THIS
 ARTICLE.  Any amounts collected in the aggregate at or below one billion
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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