assembly Bill A7690

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires certain data to be included in the statewide comprehensive plan for persons with mental disabilities to the extent practicable

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Current Bill Status Via S6277 - 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
Aug 20, 2021 signed chap.412
Aug 09, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 09, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.685
substituted for a7690
Jun 09, 2021 substituted by s6277
rules report cal.685
reported
reported referred to rules
May 26, 2021 reported referred to ways and means
May 19, 2021 referred to people with disabilities

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A7690 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6277
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §5.07, Ment Hyg L

A7690 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires certain data to be included in the statewide comprehensive plan for persons with mental disabilities to the extent practicable.

A7690 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7690
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                               May 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. ABINANTI -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on People with Disabilities
 
 AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to including certain
   data in the statewide comprehensive plan for persons with mental disa-
   bilities
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraphs 3 and 4 of subdivision (b) of  section  5.07  of
 the mental hygiene law, paragraph 3 as amended by section 3 of part N of
 chapter 56 of the laws of 2012, paragraph 4 as amended by chapter 723 of
 the  laws  of  1993,  and  subparagraph (v) of paragraph 4 as amended by
 chapter 170 of the laws of 1994, are amended to read as follows:
   (3) THE COMMISSIONER OF THE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISA-
 BILITIES SHALL ALSO INCLUDE, TO THE EXTENT  PRACTICABLE,  THE  FOLLOWING
 DATA IN THE PORTION OF THE STATEWIDE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN REQUIRED BY THIS
 SECTION FOR SERVICES TO PERSONS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES:
   (A)  THE  NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS AND AVERAGE MEDICAID ELIGIBLE EXPENDI-
 TURE LEVEL PER SERVICE RECIPIENT, CATEGORIZED BY THE FOLLOWING:
   (I) FROM BIRTH TO TWENTY YEARS OF AGE;
   (II) FROM TWENTY-ONE YEARS OF AGE TO SIXTY-FOUR YEARS  OF  AGE  INCLU-
 SIVE; AND
   (III) SIXTY-FIVE YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER;
   (B) RACE OR ETHNICITY OF THE SERVICE RECIPIENT, BY AGE RANGE;
   (C) PRIMARY LANGUAGE SPOKEN BY THE SERVICE RECIPIENT AND OTHER RELATED
 DETAILS, AS FEASIBLE; AND
   (D)  RESIDENCE  TYPE,  SUBCATEGORIZED  BY  AGE, RACE OR ETHNICITY, AND
 PRIMARY LANGUAGE.
   (4) The commissioners of each of the offices shall be responsible  for
 the development of such statewide five-year plan for services within the
 jurisdiction  of  their  respective  offices and after giving due notice
 shall conduct one or more public hearings on such plan.  The  behavioral

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.