assembly Bill A3007A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the state health and mental hygiene budget for the 2021-2022 state fiscal year

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Current Bill Status Via S2507 - Delivered to Governor


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 07, 2021 delivered to governor
Apr 06, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.52
substituted for a3007c
Apr 06, 2021 substituted by s2507c
motion to amend lost
ordered to third reading rules cal.52
rules report cal.52
reported
reported referred to rules
Apr 03, 2021 print number 3007c
Apr 03, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to ways and means
Mar 13, 2021 print number 3007b
Mar 13, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to ways and means
Feb 24, 2021 print number 3007a
Feb 24, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to ways and means
Jan 20, 2021 referred to ways and means

A3007 - Details

Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

A3007 - Summary

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the state health and mental hygiene budget for the 2021-2022 state fiscal year; extends the medicaid global cap; requires a quarterly report on certain medicaid expenditures (Part A); directs the department of health to remove the pharmacy benefit from the managed care benefit package and to provide the pharmacy benefit under the fee for service program (Part C) (view more) reduces the hospital capital rate add-on (Part D); relates to definitions of distant sites and telehealth providers (Part F); establishes a medical respite program to offer a lower-intensity care setting for individuals who would otherwise require a hospital stay or lack safe options for discharge and recovery (Part G); eliminates consumer-paid premium payments in the basic health program (Part H); extends the physicians medical malpractice program; extends the hospital excess liability pool; extends excess coverage under the New York Health Care Reform Act of 1996 (Part K); relates to the discontinuance of the empire clinical research investigator program (Part M); relates to reimbursements and payments for health care costs, and reporting of opioid overdose data (Part S); extends provisions permitting the director of a mental health facility to place funds of a person receiving services, in excess of the appropriate eligibility level for government benefits, into a qualifying Medicaid exception trust (Part T); relates to extending the authorization of appointing temporary operators for the continued operation of certain programs for people with mental illness, developmental disabilities and/or chemical dependence (Part U); extends the authority of the commissioners in the department of mental hygiene to design and implement time-limited demonstration programs to 2024; requires final reports of such programs to be included in the statewide comprehensive plan (Part V); relates to the membership of subcommittees for mental health of community service boards and the duties of such subcommittees; creates the community mental health and workforce reinvestment account; extends such provisions relating thereto (Part W); relates to the office of mental health allocating funds for the 2021-22 fiscal year (Part X); authorizes the charging of an application processing fee for the issuance of operating certificates (Part Z); relates to the creation of crisis stabilization services as emergency service providers for persons with psychiatric or substance use disorder (Part AA); relates to minimum direct care spending in residential health care facilities (Part GG); relates to designating who shall serve as members of the developmental disabilities planning council (Part HH); relates to the provision of services to certain persons suffering from traumatic brain injuries or qualifying for nursing home diversion and transition services (Part II); relates to ensuring services provided in school-based health centers are not provided to medical assistance recipients through managed care programs (Part JJ); extends the New York state health insurance continuation assistance demonstration project (Part KK); relates to requests for offers from fiscal intermediaries and the awarding of such contracts (Part LL); provides for aid in the transition to adulthood for children with medical fragility living in pediatric nursing homes and other settings (Part MM); provides for an exemption or disregard of income for certain individuals receiving medical assistance (Part NN); requires a regional demonstration program in the western, central, southern tier, or capital regions of the state (Part OO); relates to post-partum extended coverage insurance coverage (Part PP); requires the commissioner of health to report on the calculation and payment of prescription drug dispensing fees to retail pharmacies by the state's medical assistance program (Part QQ).

A3007 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
     S. 2507                                                  A. 3007
 
                       S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 20, 2021
                                ___________
 
 IN  SENATE -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to arti-
   cle seven of the Constitution -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
   when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance
 
 IN  ASSEMBLY  --  A  BUDGET  BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to
   article seven of the Constitution -- read once  and  referred  to  the
   Committee on Ways and Means

 AN  ACT  to amend part H of chapter 59 of the laws of 2011, amending the
   public health law and other  laws  relating  to  known  and  projected
   department  of health state fund Medicaid expenditures, in relation to
   extending the Medicaid global  cap  (Part  A);  to  amend  the  social
   services law, in relation to copayments for drugs; to amend the public
   health  law, in relation to prescriber prevails; and to repeal certain
   provisions of the social services law relating to coverage for certain
   prescription drugs (Part B);  to  amend  the  public  health  law,  in
   relation  to  community  health  centers (Part C); to amend the public
   health law, in relation to reducing the hospital capital  rate  add-on
   (Part D); to amend the public health law, in relation to adjusting the
   worker recruitment and retention funding (Part E); to amend the public
   health  law,  the  education law and the insurance law, in relation to
   comprehensive telehealth reforms (Part F); to amend the public  health
   law,  in relation to authorizing the implementation of medical respite
   pilot programs (Part G); to amend the social services law, in relation
   to eliminating consumer-paid premium  payments  in  the  basic  health
   program  (Part  H);  to  amend  the  public health law, in relation to
   federal waiver authorization for the NY State of Health, the  official
   Health  Plan  Marketplace  (Part  I);  to  amend the insurance law, in
   relation to the licensing of pharmacy benefit managers  (Part  J);  to
   amend  chapter 266 of the laws of 1986 amending the civil practice law
   and rules and other laws  relating  to  malpractice  and  professional
   medical conduct, in relation to restructuring and extending the physi-
   cians  medical  malpractice  program; to amend part J of chapter 63 of
   the laws of 2001 amending chapter 266 of the laws  of  1986,  amending
   the  civil  practice law and rules and other laws relating to malprac-
   tice and professional medical conduct, relating to  the  effectiveness
   of  certain  provisions  of  such  chapter,  in  relation to extending
   certain provisions concerning the hospital excess liability pool;  and
 

A3007A - Details

Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

A3007A - Summary

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the state health and mental hygiene budget for the 2021-2022 state fiscal year; extends the medicaid global cap; requires a quarterly report on certain medicaid expenditures (Part A); directs the department of health to remove the pharmacy benefit from the managed care benefit package and to provide the pharmacy benefit under the fee for service program (Part C) (view more) reduces the hospital capital rate add-on (Part D); relates to definitions of distant sites and telehealth providers (Part F); establishes a medical respite program to offer a lower-intensity care setting for individuals who would otherwise require a hospital stay or lack safe options for discharge and recovery (Part G); eliminates consumer-paid premium payments in the basic health program (Part H); extends the physicians medical malpractice program; extends the hospital excess liability pool; extends excess coverage under the New York Health Care Reform Act of 1996 (Part K); relates to the discontinuance of the empire clinical research investigator program (Part M); relates to reimbursements and payments for health care costs, and reporting of opioid overdose data (Part S); extends provisions permitting the director of a mental health facility to place funds of a person receiving services, in excess of the appropriate eligibility level for government benefits, into a qualifying Medicaid exception trust (Part T); relates to extending the authorization of appointing temporary operators for the continued operation of certain programs for people with mental illness, developmental disabilities and/or chemical dependence (Part U); extends the authority of the commissioners in the department of mental hygiene to design and implement time-limited demonstration programs to 2024; requires final reports of such programs to be included in the statewide comprehensive plan (Part V); relates to the membership of subcommittees for mental health of community service boards and the duties of such subcommittees; creates the community mental health and workforce reinvestment account; extends such provisions relating thereto (Part W); relates to the office of mental health allocating funds for the 2021-22 fiscal year (Part X); authorizes the charging of an application processing fee for the issuance of operating certificates (Part Z); relates to the creation of crisis stabilization services as emergency service providers for persons with psychiatric or substance use disorder (Part AA); relates to minimum direct care spending in residential health care facilities (Part GG); relates to designating who shall serve as members of the developmental disabilities planning council (Part HH); relates to the provision of services to certain persons suffering from traumatic brain injuries or qualifying for nursing home diversion and transition services (Part II); relates to ensuring services provided in school-based health centers are not provided to medical assistance recipients through managed care programs (Part JJ); extends the New York state health insurance continuation assistance demonstration project (Part KK); relates to requests for offers from fiscal intermediaries and the awarding of such contracts (Part LL); provides for aid in the transition to adulthood for children with medical fragility living in pediatric nursing homes and other settings (Part MM); provides for an exemption or disregard of income for certain individuals receiving medical assistance (Part NN); requires a regional demonstration program in the western, central, southern tier, or capital regions of the state (Part OO); relates to post-partum extended coverage insurance coverage (Part PP); requires the commissioner of health to report on the calculation and payment of prescription drug dispensing fees to retail pharmacies by the state's medical assistance program (Part QQ).

A3007A - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
     S. 2507--A                                            A. 3007--A
 
                       S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 20, 2021
                                ___________
 
 IN  SENATE -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to arti-
   cle seven of the Constitution -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
   when  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to said committee
 
 IN ASSEMBLY -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted  by  the  Governor  pursuant  to
   article  seven  of  the  Constitution -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Ways and Means --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
   ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT  to amend part H of chapter 59 of the laws of 2011, amending the
   public health law and other  laws  relating  to  known  and  projected
   department  of health state fund Medicaid expenditures, in relation to
   extending the Medicaid global  cap  (Part  A);  to  amend  the  social
   services law, in relation to copayments for drugs; to amend the public
   health  law, in relation to prescriber prevails; and to repeal certain
   provisions of the social services law relating to coverage for certain
   prescription drugs (Part B);  to  amend  the  public  health  law,  in
   relation  to  community  health  centers (Part C); to amend the public
   health law, in relation to reducing the hospital capital  rate  add-on
   (Part D); to amend the public health law, in relation to adjusting the
   worker recruitment and retention funding (Part E); to amend the public
   health  law,  the  education law and the insurance law, in relation to
   comprehensive telehealth reforms (Part F); to amend the public  health
   law,  in relation to authorizing the implementation of medical respite
   pilot programs (Part G); to amend the social services law, in relation
   to eliminating consumer-paid premium  payments  in  the  basic  health
   program  (Part  H);  to  amend  the  public health law, in relation to
   federal waiver authorization for the NY State of Health, the  official
   Health  Plan  Marketplace  (Part  I);  to  amend the insurance law, in
   relation to the licensing of pharmacy benefit managers  (Part  J);  to
   amend  chapter 266 of the laws of 1986 amending the civil practice law
   and rules and other laws  relating  to  malpractice  and  professional
   medical conduct, in relation to restructuring and extending the physi-
   cians  medical  malpractice  program; to amend part J of chapter 63 of
   the laws of 2001 amending chapter 266 of the laws  of  1986,  amending
   the  civil  practice law and rules and other laws relating to malprac-
 

A3007B - Details

Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

A3007B - Summary

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the state health and mental hygiene budget for the 2021-2022 state fiscal year; extends the medicaid global cap; requires a quarterly report on certain medicaid expenditures (Part A); directs the department of health to remove the pharmacy benefit from the managed care benefit package and to provide the pharmacy benefit under the fee for service program (Part C) (view more) reduces the hospital capital rate add-on (Part D); relates to definitions of distant sites and telehealth providers (Part F); establishes a medical respite program to offer a lower-intensity care setting for individuals who would otherwise require a hospital stay or lack safe options for discharge and recovery (Part G); eliminates consumer-paid premium payments in the basic health program (Part H); extends the physicians medical malpractice program; extends the hospital excess liability pool; extends excess coverage under the New York Health Care Reform Act of 1996 (Part K); relates to the discontinuance of the empire clinical research investigator program (Part M); relates to reimbursements and payments for health care costs, and reporting of opioid overdose data (Part S); extends provisions permitting the director of a mental health facility to place funds of a person receiving services, in excess of the appropriate eligibility level for government benefits, into a qualifying Medicaid exception trust (Part T); relates to extending the authorization of appointing temporary operators for the continued operation of certain programs for people with mental illness, developmental disabilities and/or chemical dependence (Part U); extends the authority of the commissioners in the department of mental hygiene to design and implement time-limited demonstration programs to 2024; requires final reports of such programs to be included in the statewide comprehensive plan (Part V); relates to the membership of subcommittees for mental health of community service boards and the duties of such subcommittees; creates the community mental health and workforce reinvestment account; extends such provisions relating thereto (Part W); relates to the office of mental health allocating funds for the 2021-22 fiscal year (Part X); authorizes the charging of an application processing fee for the issuance of operating certificates (Part Z); relates to the creation of crisis stabilization services as emergency service providers for persons with psychiatric or substance use disorder (Part AA); relates to minimum direct care spending in residential health care facilities (Part GG); relates to designating who shall serve as members of the developmental disabilities planning council (Part HH); relates to the provision of services to certain persons suffering from traumatic brain injuries or qualifying for nursing home diversion and transition services (Part II); relates to ensuring services provided in school-based health centers are not provided to medical assistance recipients through managed care programs (Part JJ); extends the New York state health insurance continuation assistance demonstration project (Part KK); relates to requests for offers from fiscal intermediaries and the awarding of such contracts (Part LL); provides for aid in the transition to adulthood for children with medical fragility living in pediatric nursing homes and other settings (Part MM); provides for an exemption or disregard of income for certain individuals receiving medical assistance (Part NN); requires a regional demonstration program in the western, central, southern tier, or capital regions of the state (Part OO); relates to post-partum extended coverage insurance coverage (Part PP); requires the commissioner of health to report on the calculation and payment of prescription drug dispensing fees to retail pharmacies by the state's medical assistance program (Part QQ).

A3007B - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  3007--B
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 20, 2021
                                ___________
 
 A  BUDGET  BILL,  submitted by the Governor pursuant to article seven of
   the Constitution -- read once and referred to the  Committee  on  Ways
   and  Means -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
   amended and recommitted to said committee -- again reported from  said
   committee  with amendments, ordered reprinted as amended and recommit-
   ted to said committee

 AN ACT to repeal sections 91 and 92 of part H of chapter 59 of the  laws
   of  2011  relating to the year to year rate of growth of Department of
   Health state funds and Medicaid funding, relating to the  state  Medi-
   caid  spending cap and related processes (Part A); intentionally omit-
   ted (Part B); to amend part FFF of chapter 56 of  the  laws  of  2020,
   amending the public health law relating to extending and enhancing the
   Medicaid  drug  cap and to reduce unnecessary pharmacy benefit manager
   costs to the Medicaid program, in relation  to  temporarily  exempting
   covered  entities under the federal 340B program and comprehensive HIV
   special needs plans (Part C); intentionally omitted (Part  D);  inten-
   tionally  omitted (Part E); to amend the public health law in relation
   to the definition  of  originating  sites  in  regards  to  telehealth
   services  (Part  F);  to  amend  the public health law, in relation to
   authorizing the implementation of medical respite pilot programs (Part
   G); to amend the social  services  law,  in  relation  to  eliminating
   consumer-paid  premium  payments  in  the  basic  health  program; and
   providing for the repeal of certain provisions of such law upon  expi-
   ration thereof (Part H); intentionally omitted (Part I); intentionally
   omitted  (Part  J);  to amend chapter 266 of the laws of 1986 amending
   the civil practice law and rules and other laws relating  to  malprac-
   tice  and  professional  medical conduct, in relation to extending the
   physicians medical malpractice program; to amend part J of chapter  63
   of the laws of 2001 amending chapter 266 of the laws of 1986, amending
   the  civil  practice law and rules and other laws relating to malprac-
   tice and professional medical conduct, relating to  the  effectiveness
   of  certain  provisions  of  such  chapter,  in  relation to extending
   certain provisions concerning the hospital excess liability pool;  and
   to  amend  part  H of chapter 57 of the laws of 2017, amending the New
   York Health Care Reform Act of 1996 and other laws relating to extend-
   ing certain provisions relating  thereto,  in  relation  to  extending
   provisions relating to excess coverage (Part K); intentionally omitted