senate Bill S1073

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to assisting persons with medically diagnosed HIV infection; repealer

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee


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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 18, 2022 reported and committed to finance
Jan 05, 2022 referred to social services
Jan 06, 2021 referred to social services

Votes

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Jan 18, 2022 - Social Services committee Vote

S1073
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Social Services Committee Vote: Jan 18, 2022

aye wr (2)

S1073 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§131-a & 131, rpld §131-a sub 15, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S7331

S1073 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to assisting persons with medically diagnosed HIV infection.

S1073 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1073 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1073
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Social Services
 
 AN ACT to amend the  social  services  law,  in  relation  to  assisting
   persons  with medically diagnosed HIV infection; and repealing certain
   provisions of such law relating thereto

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 14 of section 131-a of the social services law,
 as amended by section 1 of part ZZ of chapter 59 of the laws of 2018, is
 amended to read as follows:
   14.  In  determining  the  need  for  aid  provided pursuant to public
 assistance programs, each person living  with  medically  diagnosed  HIV
 infection  as  defined by the AIDS institute of the department of health
 [in social services districts with a population over five  million]  who
 is  receiving  [services  through  such  district's  administrative unit
 providing  HIV/AIDS  services,]  public  assistance  and  earned  and/or
 unearned  income,  shall not be required to pay more than thirty percent
 of his or her monthly earned and/or unearned income toward the  cost  of
 rent  that  such  person  has a direct obligation to pay; this provision
 shall not apply to room and board arrangements.
   § 2. Subdivision 15 of section 131-a of the  social  services  law  is
 REPEALED.
   §  3.  Section 131 of the social services law is amended by adding two
 new subdivisions 21 and 22 to read as follows:
   21. WHEN NECESSARY, EACH LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT  SHALL  ASSIST
 PERSONS  WITH  MEDICALLY  DIAGNOSED HIV INFECTION AS DEFINED BY THE AIDS
 INSTITUTE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (I) SECURE THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTA-
 TION TO DETERMINE ELIGIBILITY FOR ASSISTANCE, (II) ARRANGE FOR  REQUIRED
 FACE-TO-FACE  INTERVIEWS  TO BE CONDUCTED DURING HOME VISITS OR AT OTHER
 APPROPRIATE SITES, AND (III) BY PROVIDING REFERRALS FOR SERVICES AS WELL
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01530-01-1

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