senate Bill S9082

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Enacts the "New York long term care trust act" and establishes the New York long term care trust program

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 09, 2022 referred to health

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S9082 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 36-B §§3670 - 3680, Pub Health L; add §§99-pp & 8-d, St Fin L; amd §§171-a, 171-h & 674, Tax L

S9082 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the New York long term care trust program to provide long term care benefits for eligible residents who have paid the required premium contributions and are in need of assistance with at least three activities of daily living as determined by the department of health.

S9082 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9082 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9082
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                May 9, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. MAYER, MAY, KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered print-
   ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law, the state finance law and the tax
   law,  in  relation to enacting the "New York long term care trust act"
   and establishing the New York long term care trust program

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
 the "New York long term care trust act".
   § 2. The public health law is amended by adding a new article 36-B  to
 read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 36-B
                   NEW YORK LONG TERM CARE TRUST PROGRAM
 SECTION 3670. DEFINITIONS.
         3671. PROGRAM ESTABLISHED.
         3672. LONG TERM CARE TRUST COMMISSION.
         3673. LONG TERM CARE TRUST ADVISORY PANEL.
         3674. QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS; DETERMINATION.
         3675. ELIGIBLE BENEFICIARIES; DETERMINATION.
         3676. REIMBURSEMENT FOR SERVICES AND SUPPORTS.
         3677. EMPLOYEE PREMIUM CONTRIBUTIONS.
         3678. ELECTION FOR SELF-EMPLOYED INDIVIDUALS.
         3679. APPEALS AND APPEAL HEARINGS.
         3680. WAIVERS.
   §  3670.  DEFINITIONS.  AS  USED  IN THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS
 SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS, UNLESS THE CONTEXT  CLEARLY  REQUIRES
 OTHERWISE:
   1.  "FUND" MEANS THE LONG TERM CARE TRUST FUND ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO
 SECTION NINETY-NINE-PP OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
   2. "APPROVED SERVICE" MEANS  LONG  TERM  CARE  SERVICES  AND  SUPPORTS
 INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
   (A) ADULT DAY SERVICES;
   (B) CARE TRANSITION COORDINATION;
   (C) MEMORY CARE;
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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