senate Bill S9476

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to including additional positions in the definition of employee for the purposes of health care and mental hygiene worker bonuses

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 02, 2022 referred to rules

S9476 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10458
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §367-w, Soc Serv L

S9476 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to including additional positions in the definition of employee for the purposes of health care and mental hygiene worker bonuses.

S9476 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9476 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9476
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 2, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to including  addi-
   tional  positions  in  the  definition of employee for the purposes of
   health care and mental hygiene worker bonuses
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subparagraph  (i)  of  paragraph  (a) of subdivision 2 of
 section 367-w of the social services law, as added by section 1 of  part
 ZZ of chapter 56 of the laws of 2022, is amended as follows:
   (i)   Physician  assistants,  dental  hygienists,  dental  assistants,
 psychiatric aides, pharmacists, pharmacy  technicians,  physical  thera-
 pists, physical therapy assistants, physical therapy aides, occupational
 therapists, occupational therapy assistants, occupational therapy aides,
 speech-language pathologists, respiratory therapists, exercise physiolo-
 gists,   recreational  therapists,  all  other  therapists,  orthotists,
 prosthetists, clinical laboratory technologists and  technicians,  diag-
 nostic  medical sonographers, nuclear medicine technologists, radiologic
 technologists,  magnetic  resonance  imaging  technologists,  ophthalmic
 medical technicians, radiation therapists, dietetic technicians, cardio-
 vascular  technologists  and  technicians,  certified  first responders,
 emergency medical technicians, advanced emergency  medical  technicians,
 paramedics,  surgical  technologists, all other health technologists and
 technicians, orderlies, HOME HEALTH AIDES,  PERSONAL  CARE  AIDES,  HOME
 ATTENDANTS,  PERSONAL  ASSISTANTS  PERFORMING CONSUMER DIRECTED PERSONAL
 ASSISTANCE SERVICES PURSUANT TO SECTION THREE  HUNDRED  SIXTY-FIVE-F  OF
 THIS  ARTICLE,  OR  OTHER  LICENSED  OR UNLICENSED PERSONS WHOSE PRIMARY
 RESPONSIBILITY INCLUDES THE PROVISION OF IN-HOME ASSISTANCE WITH  ACTIV-
 ITIES  OF  DAILY  LIVING,  INSTRUMENTAL  ACTIVITIES  OF  DAILY LIVING OR
 HEALTH-RELATED  TASKS,  medical  assistants,  phlebotomists,  all  other
 health  care  support workers, nurse anesthetists, nurse midwives, nurse
 practitioners, registered nurses, nursing assistants, and licensed prac-
 tical and licensed vocational nurses;
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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