senate Bill S6294A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires the developmental disabilities advisory council to evaluate the state's response to the COVID-19 state disaster emergency for individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 07, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.474
substituted for a7381a
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2021 amended on third reading (t) 6294a
May 19, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 12, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 11, 2021 1st report cal.1025
May 03, 2021 reported and committed to finance
Apr 20, 2021 referred to disabilities

Votes

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May 11, 2021 - Finance committee Vote

S6294
16
3
committee
16
Aye
3
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 3, 2021 - Disabilities committee Vote

S6294
6
1
committee
6
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 3, 2021

nay (1)

S6294 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7381
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §13.05, Ment Hyg L

S6294 - Summary

Requires the developmental disabilities advisory council to evaluate and produce a report on the state's response to the COVID-19 state disaster emergency as it relates to individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities with assistance from OPWDD and the department of health.

S6294 - Sponsor Memo

S6294 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6294
 
                        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  requiring  the
   office  for people with developmental disabilities to produce a report
   evaluating the state's response to the COVID-19 state  disaster  emer-
   gency  as it relates to individuals with intellectual or developmental
   disabilities; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon the
   expiration thereof
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Section  13.07  of  the  mental hygiene law is amended by
 adding a new subdivision (f) to read as follows:
   (F) (1) THE OFFICE, IN CONSULTATION WITH  THE  DEPARTMENT  OF  HEALTH,
 SHALL  PRODUCE A REPORT TO REVIEW THE IMPACT AND THE STATE'S RESPONSE TO
 THE COVID-19 STATE DISASTER EMERGENCY, AS DECLARED  BY  EXECUTIVE  ORDER
 TWO  HUNDRED  TWO  OF  TWO THOUSAND TWENTY, AS IT RELATES TO INDIVIDUALS
 WITH  INTELLECTUAL  OR  DEVELOPMENTAL  DISABILITIES.  THE  REPORT  SHALL
 INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO:
   (I) A TIMELINE AND INVENTORY OF ANY AND ALL RELEVANT EXECUTIVE ORDERS,
 GUIDANCE  AND  REGULATIONS  PUT  FORTH  BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, THE
 OFFICE, THE EXECUTIVE OR ANY OTHER AGENCY BETWEEN MARCH FIRST, TWO THOU-
 SAND TWENTY AND APRIL FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-ONE IN RESPONSE TO  THE
 COVID-19 OUTBREAK;
   (II)  A  TIMELINE  OF ANY OUTREACH CONDUCTED BY THE OFFICE WITH STAKE-
 HOLDERS,  INCLUDING  SELF-ADVOCATES,  FAMILY  ADVOCATES  AND   VOLUNTARY
 PROVIDERS AND WHAT, IF ANY, CHANGES TO GUIDANCE WERE MADE AS A RESULT OF
 SUCH COMMUNICATION WITH STAKEHOLDERS;
   (III)  ANY  ACTIONS  OR  GUIDANCE THE OFFICE, THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
 AND/OR ANY OTHER AGENCY TOOK TO MINIMIZE EXPOSURE  OF  COVID-19  BETWEEN
 RESIDENTS AND STAFF;
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD10522-03-1

S6294A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7381
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §13.05, Ment Hyg L

S6294A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the developmental disabilities advisory council to evaluate and produce a report on the state's response to the COVID-19 state disaster emergency as it relates to individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities with assistance from OPWDD and the department of health.

S6294A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6294A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  6294--A
     Cal. No. 1025
 
                        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  --  reported
   favorably  from  said  committee  and  committed  to  the Committee on
   Finance -- reported favorably from said committee,  ordered  to  first
   and  second  report,  ordered  to a third reading, amended and ordered
   reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading
 
 AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in  relation  to  requiring  the
   developmental disabilities advisory council to produce a report evalu-
   ating the state's response to the COVID-19 state disaster emergency as
   it relates to individuals with intellectual or developmental disabili-
   ties; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon the expira-
   tion thereof
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 13.05 of the  mental  hygiene  law  is  amended  by
 adding a new subdivision (g) to read as follows:
   (G)  THE  DEVELOPMENTAL  DISABILITIES ADVISORY COUNCIL SHALL PRODUCE A
 REPORT TO REVIEW THE IMPACT AND THE STATE'S  RESPONSE  TO  THE  COVID-19
 STATE DISASTER EMERGENCY, AS DECLARED BY EXECUTIVE ORDER TWO HUNDRED TWO
 OF  TWO  THOUSAND TWENTY, AS IT RELATES TO INDIVIDUALS WITH INTELLECTUAL
 OR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES.  THE OFFICE AND THE DEPARTMENT OF  HEALTH
 SHALL PROVIDE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE AND ACCESS TO DATA AS IS REQUIRED FOR
 THE  COUNCIL  TO  EFFECTUATE  SUCH  REVIEW AND PRODUCE SUCH REPORT.  THE
 REPORT SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO:
   (I) A TIMELINE AND INVENTORY OF ANY AND ALL RELEVANT EXECUTIVE ORDERS,
 GUIDANCE AND REGULATIONS PUT FORTH BY  THE  DEPARTMENT  OF  HEALTH,  THE
 OFFICE, THE EXECUTIVE OR ANY OTHER AGENCY BETWEEN MARCH FIRST, TWO THOU-
 SAND  TWENTY AND APRIL FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-ONE IN RESPONSE TO THE
 COVID-19 OUTBREAK;
   (II) A TIMELINE OF ANY OUTREACH CONDUCTED BY THE  OFFICE  WITH  STAKE-
 HOLDERS,   INCLUDING  SELF-ADVOCATES,  FAMILY  ADVOCATES  AND  VOLUNTARY
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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