senate Bill S9387

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting the establishment of new for-profit hospices

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Current Bill Status Via A8472 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 01, 2022 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1842
substituted for s9387
Jun 01, 2022 substituted by a8472
ordered to third reading cal.1842
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 23, 2022 referred to health

S9387 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8472
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §4004, Pub Health L

S9387 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the establishment of new for-profit hospices or increasing the capacity of existing for-profit hospices.

S9387 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9387 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9387
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 23, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to the establishment,
   incorporation, construction, or increase  in  capacity  of  for-profit
   hospice
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 4004 of the public health  law  is
 amended by adding a new paragraph (a-1) to read as follows:
   (A-1) NO HOSPICE SHALL BE APPROVED FOR ESTABLISHMENT, INCORPORATION OR
 CONSTRUCTION  IF IT IS TO BE OPERATED ON A FOR-PROFIT BASIS OR BY A FOR-
 PROFIT ENTITY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART. NO INCREASE  IN  CAPACITY  SHALL  BE
 APPROVED FOR ANY EXISTING HOSPICE THAT IS OPERATED ON A FOR-PROFIT BASIS
 OR  BY  A FOR-PROFIT ENTITY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART. THIS PARAGRAPH APPLIES
 TO ANY APPROVAL ON OR AFTER THE DATE ON WHICH IT TAKES EFFECT.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13324-01-1


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