Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 22, 2023||
reported and committed to finance
|Jan 20, 2023||
referred to disabilities
Senate Bill S2360
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S2360 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S2360 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2360 SPONSOR: MANNION TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to prohibiting the withholding of state funding for service providers for people with developmental disabilities due to the receipt of COVID-19 federal funds PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to prohibit the state from withholding fund- ing to provider agencies who received certain federal funds. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of this bill would amend the Mental Hygiene Law by adding a new section 16.38 to state that any provider agency that is authorized, funded or approved by the Office for People with Developmental Disabili- ties should not have any state funding withheld as a result of the receipt of federal COVID-19 relief funds.
2023-S2360 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2360 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 20, 2023 ___________ 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 prohibiting the withholding of state funding for service providers for people with developmental disabilities due to the receipt of COVID-19 federal funds THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The mental hygiene law is amended by adding a new section 16.38 to read as follows: § 16.38 FUNDING FOR SERVICES OF THE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES NOT AFFECTED BY THE RECEIPT OF CERTAIN COVID-19 FEDERAL FUNDS. A HOLDER OF AN OPERATING CERTIFICATE ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE OR ORGANIZATION WHOSE INCORPORATION OR ACTIVITIES REQUIRE THE APPROVAL OF THE COMMISSIONER, OR PROGRAM FUNDED OR ADMINISTERED BY THE OFFICE SHALL NOT HAVE ANY STATE FUNDING WITHHELD AS A RESULT OF THE RECEIPT OF FEDERAL FUNDS THAT WERE PROVIDED TO SUCH OPERATING CERTIFICATE HOLDER, ORGANIZATION OR PROGRAM: (A) AS PART OF ANY FEDERAL PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM LOAN FORGIVE- NESS FUNDING; (B) AS A RESULT OF FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY EMERGENCY PROTECTIVE MEASURES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT AND CLEANING SERVICES; (C) AS PART OF THE CORONAVIRUS AID, RELIEF, AND ECONOMIC SECURITY (CARES) ACT OF 2020; (D) AS PART OF THE FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT, AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN ACT OF 2021; OR (E) AS OTHER EXTRAORDINARY FEDERAL FUNDING PROVIDED IN RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall be deemed to have been in full force and effect on and after March 13, 2020. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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