senate Bill S1417A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes an addiction recovery supportive transportation services demonstration program

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Alcoholism And Substance Abuse Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 11, 2022 print number 1417a
May 11, 2022 amend and recommit to alcoholism and substance abuse
Jan 05, 2022 referred to alcoholism and substance abuse
Jan 19, 2021 reported and committed to finance
Jan 12, 2021 referred to alcoholism and substance abuse

Votes

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Jan 19, 2021 - Alcoholism and Substance Abuse committee Vote

S1417
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 19, 2021

Co-Sponsors

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S1417 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6945
Current Committee:
Senate Alcoholism And Substance Abuse
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Add §19.18-a, Ment Hyg L

S1417 - Summary

Establishes an addiction recovery supportive transportation services demonstration program to provide such transportation services to individuals while such individual is receiving treatment, including, but not limited to, inpatient, residential or outpatient treatment.

S1417 - Sponsor Memo

S1417 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1417
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 12, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Alcoholism  and  Substance
   Abuse
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to establishing an
   addiction recovery supportive  transportation  services  demonstration
   program

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The mental hygiene law is amended by adding a  new  section
 19.18-a to read as follows:
 § 19.18-A ADDICTION  RECOVERY  SUPPORTIVE TRANSPORTATION SERVICES DEMON-
             STRATION PROGRAM.
   1. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL DEVELOP  AN  ADDICTION  RECOVERY  SUPPORTIVE
 TRANSPORTATION   SERVICES  DEMONSTRATION  PROGRAM.  SUCH  PROGRAM  SHALL
 PROVIDE  RECOVERY  SUPPORTIVE  TRANSPORTATION  SERVICES  TO  INDIVIDUALS
 DURING  TREATMENT,  INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, INPATIENT, RESIDENTIAL
 AND OUTPATIENT TREATMENT, AND AFTER THE  COMPLETION  OF  TREATMENT.  THE
 COMMISSIONER  SHALL IDENTIFY AND ESTABLISH WHERE THE RECOVERY SUPPORTIVE
 TRANSPORTATION SERVICES DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM SHALL BE LOCATED, PROVIDED
 THAT THERE SHALL BE AT LEAST  ONE  URBAN  AND  ONE  RURAL  DEMONSTRATION
 PROGRAM.
   2.  RECOVERY  SUPPORTIVE TRANSPORTATION SERVICES SHALL INCLUDE ASSIST-
 ANCE FOR INDIVIDUALS THAT SUPPORT THEIR CONTINUATION  IN  TREATMENT  AND
 THEIR CONTINUATION IN RECOVERY.
   3.  NO  LATER THAN JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-TWO, THE COMMIS-
 SIONER SHALL PROVIDE  THE  GOVERNOR,  THE  TEMPORARY  PRESIDENT  OF  THE
 SENATE,  THE  SPEAKER  OF THE ASSEMBLY, AND THE CHAIRS OF THE SENATE AND
 ASSEMBLY COMMITTEES ON ALCOHOLISM AND DRUG ABUSE WITH A  WRITTEN  EVALU-
 ATION OF THE DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM. SUCH EVALUATION SHALL, AT A MINIMUM,
 ADDRESS THE OVERALL EFFECTIVENESS OF SUCH DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM, IDENTI-
 FY  BEST  PRACTICES  FOR  RECOVERY  SUPPORTIVE  TRANSPORTATION  SERVICES
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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S1417A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6945
Current Committee:
Senate Alcoholism And Substance Abuse
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Add §19.18-a, Ment Hyg L

S1417A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes an addiction recovery supportive transportation services demonstration program to provide such transportation services to individuals while such individual is receiving treatment, including, but not limited to, inpatient, residential or outpatient treatment.

S1417A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1417A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  1417--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 12, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens. HARCKHAM, BROUK, HINCHEY, JACKSON, KRUEGER, LIU --
   read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
   the  Committee on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse -- recommitted to the
   Committee on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse in accordance with  Senate
   Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to  establishing  an
   addiction  recovery  supportive  transportation services demonstration
   program
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  The mental hygiene law is amended by adding a new section
 19.18-a to read as follows:
 § 19.18-A ADDICTION RECOVERY SUPPORTIVE TRANSPORTATION  SERVICES  DEMON-
             STRATION PROGRAM.
   1.  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  DEVELOP AN ADDICTION RECOVERY SUPPORTIVE
 TRANSPORTATION  SERVICES  DEMONSTRATION  PROGRAM.  SUCH  PROGRAM   SHALL
 PROVIDE RECOVERY SUPPORTIVE TRANSPORTATION SERVICES TO INDIVIDUALS WHILE
 SUCH  INDIVIDUAL  IS  RECEIVING TREATMENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO,
 TREATMENT WITH AN INPATIENT, RESIDENTIAL OR OUTPATIENT TREATMENT PROVID-
 ER.  THE COMMISSIONER SHALL IDENTIFY AND ESTABLISH  WHERE  THE  RECOVERY
 SUPPORTIVE   TRANSPORTATION  SERVICES  DEMONSTRATION  PROGRAM  SHALL  BE
 LOCATED, PROVIDED THAT THERE SHALL BE AT LEAST ONE URBAN AND  ONE  RURAL
 DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM.
   2.  RECOVERY  SUPPORTIVE  TRANSPORTATION SERVICES SHALL BE PROVIDED TO
 ENSURE THE INDIVIDUAL IS ABLE TO RECEIVE TREATMENT, SERVICES AND PARTIC-
 IPATE IN OTHER ACTIVITIES THAT ARE A PART OF THE INDIVIDUAL'S  TREATMENT
 OR NECESSARY TO HELP MAINTAIN STABILITY TO CONTINUE THEIR RECOVERY.
   3. NO LATER THAN JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-THREE, THE COMMIS-
 SIONER  SHALL  PROVIDE  THE  GOVERNOR,  THE  TEMPORARY  PRESIDENT OF THE
 SENATE, THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY, AND THE CHAIRS OF  THE  SENATE  AND
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD08112-05-2

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