senate Bill S6277

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 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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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
May 19, 2021 referred to people with disabilities
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 05, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 04, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 03, 2021 1st report cal.887
Apr 20, 2021 referred to disabilities

S6277 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7690
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §5.07, Ment Hyg L

S6277 (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

S6277 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6277 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6277
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 20, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. MANNION -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on 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.

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