assembly Bill A3766

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 - Signed by Governor


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

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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
Apr 19, 2021 referred to codes
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Mar 25, 2021 advanced to third reading cal.202
Mar 24, 2021 reported
Mar 09, 2021 reported referred to codes
Jan 28, 2021 referred to social services

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A3766 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6269
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add §110-b, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6569
2013-2014: A9317, S311
2015-2016: A2942, S481
2017-2018: A2084, S505, S7227
2019-2020: A3838, S4923

A3766 (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.

A3766 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3766
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 28, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of A. DICKENS, AUBRY, BARRETT, DARLING, JEAN-PIERRE,
   RICHARDSON, SAYEGH, RODRIGUEZ, STECK, TAYLOR -- Multi-Sponsored by  --
   M.  of  A.  COOK,  RAMOS -- read once and referred 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