|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||referred to aging|
|Jun 10, 2021||committed to rules|
|Mar 18, 2021||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 17, 2021||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 16, 2021||1st report cal.557|
|Feb 01, 2021||referred to aging|
senate Bill S3932
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Aging Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S3932 (ACTIVE) - Details
S3932 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3932 SPONSOR: SAVINO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to specifying proce- dures for the closure and/or decertification of assisted living resi- dences PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: Specifies procedures for the closure of assisted living residences. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: In the event that an operator of an assisted living residence elects to close the residence and to surrender an operating certificate and or certification as an enhanced or special needs assisted living residence, the operator shall notify the appropriate regional office of the depart- ment in writing at least one hundred and twenty days prior to the antic- ipated date of closure. Such written notice shall include a proposed
S3932 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3932 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 1, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Aging AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to specifying proce- dures for the closure and/or decertification of assisted living resi- dences THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Title 2 of article 46-B of the public health law is amended by adding a new section 4653-a to read as follows: § 4653-A. CLOSURE OF ASSISTED LIVING RESIDENCES. 1. IN THE EVENT THAT AN OPERATOR OF AN ASSISTED LIVING RESIDENCE ELECTS TO CLOSE AND TO SURRENDER AN OPERATING CERTIFICATE AND/OR CERTIFICATION AS AN ENHANCED OR SPECIAL NEEDS ASSISTED LIVING RESIDENCE, THE FOLLOWING PROVISIONS SHALL APPLY: (A) THE OPERATOR SHALL NOTIFY THE APPROPRIATE REGIONAL OFFICE OF THE DEPARTMENT IN WRITING PRIOR TO THE ANTICIPATED DATE OF CLOSURE OF THE ASSISTED LIVING RESIDENCE AND/OR THE DECERTIFICATION OF SUCH ASSISTED LIVING RESIDENCE. (B) SUCH WRITTEN NOTICE SHALL INCLUDE A PROPOSED PLAN FOR CLOSURE AND/OR DECERTIFICATION. THE PLAN SHALL BE SUBJECT TO THE APPROVAL OF THE COMMISSIONER, SHALL INCLUDE TIMETABLES FOR ALL STEPS ENTAILED IN THE CLOSURE PROCESS AND SHALL DESCRIBE THE PROCEDURES AND ACTIONS THE OPERA- TOR WILL TAKE TO: (I) NOTIFY RESIDENTS AND THE RESIDENTS' REPRESENTATIVES OF THE CLOSURE, AND/OR DECERTIFICATION, INCLUDING PROVISIONS FOR TERMINATION OF ADMISSION AGREEMENTS AND INVOLUNTARY DISCHARGE; (II) ASSESS THE NEEDS AND PREFERENCES OF INDIVIDUAL RESIDENTS; (III) ASSIST RESIDENTS IN RELOCATING AND TRANSFERRING TO APPROPRIATE ALTERNATIVE SETTINGS; AND (IV) MAINTAIN COMPLIANCE WITH APPROVED PLAN UNTIL ALL RESIDENTS HAVE RELOCATED. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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