assembly Bill A645A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Authorizes peer recovery advocate telehealth services and credentialed family peer advocates for reimbursement

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to ways and means
Mar 10, 2021 print number 645a
Mar 10, 2021 amend and recommit to ways and means
Mar 01, 2021 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 06, 2021 referred to health

Co-Sponsors

A645 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2998
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2999-cc, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10665, S8609

A645 - Summary

Authorizes peer recovery advocate telehealth services and credentialed family peer advocates for reimbursement.

A645 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    645
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A. L. ROSENTHAL -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to  making  certified
   peer  recovery  advocate  telehealth  services and credentialed family
   peer advocates eligible for reimbursement

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision 2 of section 2999-cc of the public health law
 is amended by adding two new paragraphs  (t-1)  and  (t-2)  to  read  as
 follows:
   (T-1) CERTIFIED PEER RECOVERY ADVOCATE SERVICES PROVIDERS CERTIFIED BY
 THE  COMMISSIONER OF ADDICTION SERVICES AND SUPPORTS PURSUANT TO SECTION
 19.18-B OF THE MENTAL HYGIENE LAW;
   (T-2) CREDENTIALED FAMILY PEER ADVOCATES;
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD00293-01-1


Co-Sponsors

A645A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2998
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2999-cc, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10665, S8609

A645A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes peer recovery advocate telehealth services and credentialed family peer advocates for reimbursement.

A645A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  645--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. L. ROSENTHAL, BARRON -- read once and referred to
   the  Committee  on Health -- reported 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 the public health law, in relation to making certified
   peer recovery advocate telehealth  services  and  credentialed  family
   peer advocates eligible for reimbursement
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 2999-cc of the public  health  law
 is amended by adding a new paragraph (t-1) to read as follows:
   (T-1) CERTIFIED PEER RECOVERY ADVOCATE SERVICES PROVIDERS CERTIFIED BY
 THE  COMMISSIONER OF ADDICTION SERVICES AND SUPPORTS PURSUANT TO SECTION
 19.18-B OF THE MENTAL HYGIENE LAW AND PEER ADVOCATES RECOGNIZED  BY  THE
 OFFICE  OF  MENTAL  HEALTH, INCLUDING FAMILY PEER ADVOCATES CERTIFIED OR
 CREDENTIALED BY THE OFFICE OF MENTAL HEALTH;
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD00293-03-1