|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 03, 2023||signed chap.9|
delivered to governor
|Feb 01, 2023||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.121
substituted for s1354
|Feb 01, 2023||substituted by a613|
|Jan 17, 2023||ordered to third reading cal.121|
|Jan 11, 2023||referred to rules|
senate Bill S1354Signed By Governor
Current Bill Status Via A613 - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S1354 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Mental Hygiene
- Laws Affected:
- Rpld §7.49, Ment Hyg L (as proposed in S.4253 & A.6506)
S1354 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires the commissioner of the office of mental health to provide monthly status reports of the community investments and the impact on inpatient census to the chair of the senate finance committee and the chair of the assembly ways and means committee and to post such report on the office's website.
S1354 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1354 SPONSOR: SKOUFIS TITLE OF BILL: An act in relation to requiring monthly status reports of community investments and the impact on inpatient census; and to repeal certain provisions of the mental hygiene law relating thereto PURPOSE: This is a chapter amendment that makes changes to provisions of L.2022, c.646, to clarify provisions relating to monthly reports on community investments in inpatient care. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This legislation amends the underlying chapter by extending the effec- tive date from immediately to one hundred and eighty days, to give the agency time to implement the policy. The bill is moved from mental hygiene law to unconsolidated law.
S1354 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1354 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 11, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SKOUFIS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT in relation to requiring monthly status reports of community investments and the impact on inpatient census; and to repeal certain provisions of the mental hygiene law relating thereto THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 7.49 of the mental hygiene law, as added by a chap- ter of the laws of 2022, amending the mental hygiene law relating to requiring monthly status reports of community investments and the impact on inpatient census, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S. 4253 and A. 6506, is REPEALED. § 2. The commissioner of the office of mental health shall provide monthly status reports of the community investments and the impact on inpatient census to the chair of the senate finance committee and the chair of the assembly ways and means committee and shall post such reports on the office of mental health's publicly accessible website. Such reports shall include, but not be limited to: (a) state operated psychiatric facility census; (b) occurrence of census exceeding budgeted capacity; (c) occurrence of out of catchment area placements; (d) admissions and discharges; (e) rate of Medicaid psychiatric inpatient readmissions to any hospi- tal within thirty days of discharge; (f) Medicaid emergency room psychiatric visits; (g) descriptions of new community service investments; (h) average length of stay and number of long-term stay patients; and (i) an explanation of any material census reductions, when known to the facility. § 3. This act shall take effect on the same date and in the same manner as a chapter of the laws of 2022, amending the mental hygiene law EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03938-01-3
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