|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jul 27, 2022||referred to rules|
senate Bill S9513
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S9513 (ACTIVE) - Details
S9513 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S9513 SPONSOR: PERSAUD TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the social services law, in relation to increasing the standards of monthly need and home energy grant amounts for persons in receipt of public assistance PURPOSE: This legislation will increase cash assistance grant amounts for utili- ties and food and other necessities to account for inflation. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section one amends paragraph (a-4) of subdivision 2 of section 131-a of the social services law. Section two amends subdivision 3-c of section 131-a of the social services law by adding a new paragraph (a-5).
S9513 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 9513 I N S E N A T E July 27, 2022 ___________ Introduced by Sen. PERSAUD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to increasing the standards of monthly need and home energy grant amounts for persons in receipt of public assistance THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (a-4) of subdivision 2 of section 131-a of the social services law, as added by section 1 of part D of chapter 57 of the laws of 2012, is amended and a new paragraph (a-5) is added to read as follows: (a-4) For the period beginning October first, two thousand twelve and [thereafter] ENDING JUNE THIRTIETH, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-TWO, the follow- ing shall be the standard of monthly need for determining eligibility for all categories of assistance in and by all social services districts: Number of Persons in Household One Two Three Four Five Six $158 $252 $336 $433 $534 $617 For each additional person in the household there shall be added an additional amount of eighty-five dollars monthly. (A-5) FOR THE PERIOD BEGINNING JULY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-TWO, THE FOLLOWING SHALL BE THE STANDARD OF MONTHLY NEED FOR DETERMINING ELIGIBILITY FOR ALL CATEGORIES OF ASSISTANCE IN AND BY ALL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICTS: NUMBER OF PERSONS IN HOUSEHOLD ONE TWO THREE FOUR FIVE SIX $246 $394 $524 $675 $834 $964 FOR EACH ADDITIONAL PERSON IN THE HOUSEHOLD THERE SHALL BE ADDED AN ADDITIONAL AMOUNT OF ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-TWO DOLLARS MONTHLY. ANNUALLY THEREAFTER, THE STANDARD OF MONTHLY NEED FOR DETERMINING ELIGIBILITY FOR ALL CATEGORIES OF ASSISTANCE IN AND BY ALL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICTS SHALL BE INCREASED BASED ON THE CURRENT COST OF EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD14123-04-2
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