assembly Bill A9937

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Prohibits managed care providers, under the medical assistance program, from requiring prior authorization for the dipensing of buprenorphine for treatment of opioid addiction

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 10, 2016 reported referred to ways and means
May 03, 2016 print number 9937a
amend and recommit to health
Apr 28, 2016 referred to health

A9937 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7317
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §364-j, Soc Serv L

A9937 - Summary

Prohibits managed care providers, under the medical assistance program, from requiring prior authorization for the dispensing of buprenorphine for treatment of opioid addiction.

A9937 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9937

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 28, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ROSENTHAL  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the social services  law,  in  relation  to  prohibiting
  prior authorization for the dispensing of buprenorphine for the treat-
  ment of opioid addiction

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 364-j of the social  services  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 26-a to read as follows:
  26-A.  NO  MANAGED CARE PROVIDER SHALL REQUIRE PRIOR AUTHORIZATION FOR
ANY PRESCRIPTION OR RENEWAL THEREOF FOR THE DISPENSING OF  BUPRENORPHINE
WHICH IS PRESCRIBED AS A TREATMENT FOR OPIOID ADDICTION.
  S  2. This act shall take effect immediately, provided that the amend-
ment to section 364-j of the social services law, made by section one of
this act, shall not affect the expiration and repeal  of  such  section,
and shall expire and be deemed repealed therewith.







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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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A9937A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7317
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §364-j, Soc Serv L

A9937A - Summary

Prohibits managed care providers, under the medical assistance program, from requiring prior authorization for the dispensing of buprenorphine for treatment of opioid addiction.

A9937A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 9937--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 28, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ROSENTHAL  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Health -- committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  social services law, in relation to prohibiting
  prior authorization for the dispensing of buprenorphine for the treat-
  ment of opioid addiction

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Section  364-j  of  the social services law is amended by
adding a new subdivision 26-b to read as follows:
  26-B. NO MANAGED CARE PROVIDER SHALL REQUIRE PRIOR  AUTHORIZATION  FOR
ANY  PRESCRIPTION OR RENEWAL THEREOF FOR THE DISPENSING OF BUPRENORPHINE
WHICH IS PRESCRIBED AS A TREATMENT FOR OPIOID ADDICTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately, provided that the  amend-
ment to section 364-j of the social services law, made by section one of
this  act,  shall  not affect the expiration and repeal of such section,
and shall expire and be deemed repealed therewith.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14865-03-6

assembly Bill A9936

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes the commissioner of the department of civil service to reinstate Frank Pallett on the eligible civil service list for employment as a State University of New York police officer

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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May 24, 2016 held for consideration in governmental employees
Apr 28, 2016 referred to governmental employees

A9936 - Details

Law Section:
Civil Service

A9936 - Summary

Authorizes the commissioner of the department of civil service to reinstate Frank Pallett on the eligible civil service list for employment as a State University of New York police officer.

A9936 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9936

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 28, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. LALOR -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Governmental Employees

AN ACT to authorize the commissioner of the department of civil  service
  to  reinstate  Frank  Pallett  on  the eligible civil service list for
  employment as a State University of New York police officer

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Notwithstanding the provisions of section 58 of the civil
service law or any other provision of law to the contrary, Frank Pallett
of Wappingers Falls, New York, who was eligible to  sit  for  the  civil
service  exam  for police officers on November 16, 2013 and was eligible
for employment as a State University of New York police officer at  that
time,  and who took and passed said exam on November 16, 2013, and whose
name appeared on the next civil service eligible list, and who is now no
longer deemed eligible for employment as a State University of New  York
police  officer due to change in the law that was implemented by chapter
561 of the laws of 2015 which amended section 58 of  the  civil  service
law to include State University of New York police officers in the defi-
nition  of police officers subject to a thirty-five year old maximum age
limit, shall be exempt from said thirty-five year old maximum age  limit
and  shall  be eligible for employment as a State University of New York
police officer. Frank Pallett shall otherwise be subject  to  the  merit
and fitness provisions of the civil service laws applicable to full-time
police officers.
  S  2.  The commissioner of the department of civil service shall rein-
state Frank Pallett on the eligible civil  service  list,  without  lost
rank  or  seniority, provided Mr. Pallett files a request to that effect
with the state comptroller on or before January 1, 2017. Any such  rein-
statement shall be effective immediately.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.


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