senate Bill S8037

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits state contracts with contractors who do not provide health insurance which covers supplemental breast cancer screenings

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 31, 2022 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 11, 2022 advanced to third reading
May 10, 2022 2nd report cal.
May 09, 2022 1st report cal.1151
Jan 21, 2022 referred to procurement and contracts

Votes

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May 9, 2022 - Procurement and Contracts committee Vote

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Procurement and Contracts Committee Vote: May 9, 2022

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S8037 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §139-m, St Fin L

S8037 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits state contracts with contractors who do not provide health insurance which covers supplemental breast cancer screenings; authorizes the comptroller to promulgate any necessary rules and regulations.

S8037 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8037 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8037
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 21, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. REICHLIN-MELNICK -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and when printed to be committed to the Committee on  Procurement  and
   Contracts
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the state finance law, in relation to participation in
   state contracts
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section  1.  The  state finance law is amended by adding a new section
 139-m to read as follows:
   § 139-M.  PARTICIPATION  IN  CONTRACT  PROHIBITED;  HEALTH  INSURANCE;
 SUPPLEMENTAL  BREAST CANCER SCREENINGS. 1. A CLAUSE SHALL BE INSERTED IN
 ALL SPECIFICATIONS OR CONTRACTS HEREAFTER MADE OR AWARDED BY  THE  STATE
 OR  ANY  PUBLIC  DEPARTMENT,  AGENCY  OR  OFFICIAL  THEREOF, FOR WORK OR
 SERVICES PERFORMED OR TO BE PERFORMED, FOR GOODS  SOLD  OR  TO  BE  SOLD
 PURSUANT  TO  WHICH  ANY  CONTRACTOR, TO WHOM ANY CONTRACT SHALL BE LET,
 GRANTED OR AWARDED, AGREES, AS A MATERIAL  CONDITION  OF  THE  CONTRACT,
 THAT  NEITHER  SUCH CONTRACTOR NOR ANY SUBSTANTIALLY OWNED OR AFFILIATED
 PERSON, FIRM, PARTNERSHIP OR CORPORATION HAS PARTICIPATED OR IS  PARTIC-
 IPATING  OR  SHALL  PARTICIPATE  IN A HEALTH PLAN OFFERED WHICH DOES NOT
 COVER SUPPLEMENTAL BREAST CANCER SCREENINGS.
   2. ANY SUCH CONTRACT SHALL BE RENDERED FORFEIT AND VOID BY  THE  STATE
 COMPTROLLER, IF, SUBSEQUENT TO EXECUTION, SUCH PERSON, FIRM, PARTNERSHIP
 OR CORPORATION HAS BEEN PARTICIPATING IN SUCH HEALTH PLAN WHICH FAILS TO
 PROVIDE SUPPLEMENTAL BREAST CANCER SCREENINGS.
  3. NOTHING CONTAINED IN THIS SECTION SHALL OPERATE TO IMPAIR ANY EXIST-
 ING CONTRACT, EXCEPT THAT ANY RENEWAL, AMENDMENT OR MODIFICATION OF SUCH
 CONTRACT  OCCURRING ON OR AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION SHALL
 BE SUBJECT TO THE CONDITIONS SPECIFIED IN THIS SECTION.
   4. THE COMPTROLLER OF THE STATE SHALL PROMULGATE ANY  NECESSARY  RULES
 AND REGULATIONS.
   §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
 have become a law and shall apply to all contracts entered into, renewed
 or modified on and after the effective date of this act.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13241-01-1

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