Bill A8313A-2009

Relates to disaster preparedness plans for nursing homes and assisted living facilities

Relates to disaster preparedness plans for nursing homes and assisted living facilities; provides that standards for plans established by the disaster preparedness commission shall not override regulations adopted by any state agency.

Details

Actions

  • Jun 15, 2010: signed chap.115
  • Jun 4, 2010: delivered to governor
  • May 3, 2010: RETURNED TO ASSEMBLY
  • May 3, 2010: PASSED SENATE
  • Apr 26, 2010: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Apr 21, 2010: 2ND REPORT CAL.402
  • Apr 21, 2010: SUBSTITUTED FOR S5838A
  • Mar 10, 2010: REFERRED TO VETERANS, HOMELAND SECURITY AND MILITARY AFFAIRS
  • Mar 10, 2010: delivered to senate
  • Mar 10, 2010: passed assembly
  • Jan 12, 2010: amended on third reading 8313a
  • Jan 6, 2010: ordered to third reading cal.572
  • Jan 6, 2010: RETURNED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Jan 6, 2010: DIED IN SENATE
  • Jun 2, 2009: REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • Jun 2, 2009: delivered to senate
  • Jun 2, 2009: passed assembly
  • May 28, 2009: advanced to third reading cal.702
  • May 27, 2009: reported
  • May 13, 2009: referred to governmental operations

Votes

Memo

BILL NUMBER:A8313A

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to nursing home and assisted living facility disaster preparedness plans

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would relate to disaster preparedness plans for nursing homes and assisted living facilities. This is a Chapter Amendment to Chapter 589 of the Laws of 2008.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section One of the bill adds a new subdivision 4 to Section 23-b of the executive law to clarify that the measure preserves existing regulatory authority in this area of state public policy.

JUSTIFICATION: This chapter amendment would clarify that the new law shall not be deemed to modify or override duly promulgated regulations, or to limit the authority to promulgate regulations in the future, with respect to disaster preparedness of such facilities, the contents of their disaster preparedness plans or the process for approval of those plans.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: 2009: A.8313 - Passed Assembly.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None to State.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediate, and shall be deemed to have been in full force and effect on and after the effective date of September 25, 2008.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 8313--A Cal. No. 572 2009-2010 Regular Sessions IN ASSEMBLY May 13, 2009 ___________
Introduced by M. of A. DESTITO -- read once and referred to the Commit- tee on Governmental Operations -- reported from committee, advanced to a third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third reading AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to nursing home and assisted living facility disaster preparedness plans THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 23-b of the executive law is amended by adding a new subdivision 4 to read as follows: 4. NOTHING IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE DEEMED TO MODIFY OR OVERRIDE ANY REQUIREMENTS IN REGULATIONS DULY PROMULGATED BY A STATE AGENCY, OR TO LIMIT ANY LAWFUL AUTHORITY OF A STATE AGENCY TO PROMULGATE REGULATIONS, WITH RESPECT TO DISASTER PREPAREDNESS OF SUCH FACILITIES, THE CONTENTS OF THEIR DISASTER PREPAREDNESS PLANS OR THE PROCESS FOR APPROVAL OF THOSE PLANS. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall be deemed to have been in full force and effect on and after September 25, 2008.

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