Bills Pending New York Assembly Mental Health Committee

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NYA10716IntroRelates to including certain information about seeking extreme risk protection orders in written service plans for discharge and conditional release of patients to the community.
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2020-07-01
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NYA10629IntroEstablishes the frontline workers trauma informed care advisory council to connect frontline workers impacted by COVID-19 to evidenced-based trauma-informed support resources and learning opportunities.
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2020-07-01
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NYA10225IntroRequires parity in the mental and physical health treatment of the residents of New York state; provides that both mental and physical health "will be matters of public concern and provision therefor shall be made by the state and by such of its subd...
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2020-06-24
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NYA10667IntroRelates to establishing emergency mental health units; provides for certification of all emergency mental health units, the creation of regional emergency mental health unit councils, and a New York state emergency mental health unit council to devel...
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2020-06-24
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NYA06566IntroRelates to the geriatric demonstration program to promote mental health and home care collaboration; authorizes the commissioner of mental health to identify barriers to participation in the program and make recommendations to address such barriers.
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2020-06-24
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NYA10539IntroRelates to establishing semi-secure residential treatment facilities as an alternative to incarceration designated by the commissioner for the care and treatment of persons with serious mental illness who are accused of at least one felony level crim...
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2020-05-28
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NYA10484IntroRequires the office of mental health in consultation with the department of health, the office for people with developmental disabilities, and the office of addiction services and supports to prepare and issue a report bi-annually regarding integrate...
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2020-05-22
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NYA10100IntroRequires certain hospitals and correctional facilities to have a staff member specifically trained in filing assisted outpatient treatment petitions.
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2020-03-12
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NYA05924IntroProvides that a sponsoring agency must make a presentation at a public hearing before a residential facility for the disabled may be placed in a municipality.
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2020-03-03
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NYA05741IntroProvides that a sponsoring agency shall give notice to persons owning property within 500 feet of a proposed site of a community residential facility and requires hearings to include evaluation of alternative sites; gives the municipality additional ...
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2020-03-03
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NYA09916IntroExpands the definition of adult care facilities for the purposes of protection of people with special needs.
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2020-02-27
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NYS03872EngrossRelates to the geriatric demonstration program to promote mental health and home care collaboration; authorizes the commissioner of mental health and the commissioner of health to waive rules and regulations to address barriers to collaboration by me...
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2020-02-10
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NYA09535IntroEstablishes Nicole's law, which provides for intake and discharge procedures regarding individuals with self-inflicted, life-threatening injuries.
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2020-01-24
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NYA04693IntroRelates to reports of substantial risk or threat of harm by mental health professionals.
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2020-01-08
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NYA03620IntroRequires the office for people with developmental disabilities to submit an updated waitlist and placement report to the senate and assembly.
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2020-01-08
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NYA08306IntroEstablishes an LGBT youth and young adult suicide prevention task force; provides for the number of members, manner of appointment and the topics to be reviewed.
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2020-01-08
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NYA07575IntroAuthorizes certain reports relating to reportable incidents involving vulnerable persons to be released to officers and employees of the state comptroller for the purposes of a duly authorized performance audit.
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2020-01-08
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NYA03182IntroRequires providers of residential services to developmentally disabled children to have surveillance cameras in the common areas of their residential facilities.
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2020-01-08
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NYA01558IntroRelates to the powers and duties of the advisory council of the justice center for the protection of people with special needs; adds additional duties relating to investigations of allegations of abuse and neglect.
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2020-01-08
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NYA05186IntroRequires the establishment of community housing waiting lists within the office of mental health service system; directs each provider of housing services in the office of mental health system to provide, on a monthly basis, the office of mental heal...
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2020-01-08
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NYA03323IntroRequires employees who provide respite care services to be certified in first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)/automated external defibrillator use (AED).
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2020-01-08
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NYA02123IntroPrevents discrimination against persons with physical or mental disabilities in regards to organ donations.
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2020-01-08
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NYA06033IntroRelates to requiring the office of mental health, office of alcoholism and substance abuse services and the department of education to create a behavioral health website which shall provide information on various behavioral health issues such as depr...
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2020-01-08
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NYA02716IntroRelates to a cost of living adjustment for designated human services for the purpose of establishing rates of payments; extends certain provisions; excludes food and energy.
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2020-01-08
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NYA08883IntroAllows for certain rules and regulations to be waived in order to promulgate collaboration between mental health providers to develop programs for the benefit of the mentally ill.
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2020-01-08
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NYA02833IntroRelates to establishing an electronic monitoring program for children diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder as well as other developmental disabilities.
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2020-01-08
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NYA03405IntroRepeals certain provisions relating to establishing the justice center for the protection of people with special needs.
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2020-01-08
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NYA04847IntroImposes a duty to protect upon mental health practitioners; requires reasonable efforts to modify aspects of treatment in order to reduce or eliminate the risk of harm, initiating procedures for hospitalization, notifying the intended victim or victi...
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2020-01-08
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NYA02414IntroEnhances the assisted outpatient treatment program; eliminates the expiration and repeal of Kendra's Law.
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2020-01-08
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NYA01578IntroCreates an environment in the workplace that does not discourage witnessing and reporting on abusive behavior and provides penalties for acts of retribution against such person.
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2020-01-08
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NYA01263IntroEnsures the rights of an individual with a disability or a vulnerable adult during investigations conducted by the justice center.
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2020-01-08
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NYA07263IntroRelates to the protection of people with special needs regarding controlled substances and medical marihuana.
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2020-01-08
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NYA04817IntroProhibits admission of sex offenders to state operated psychiatric centers which share facilities with a children's psychiatric center.
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2020-01-08
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NYA06039IntroCreates "Robin's law"; relates to mental health and chemical dependence outpatient treatment of sex offenders; requires the development of guidelines and procedures for outpatient group settings.
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2020-01-08
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NYA03814IntroIncreases the frequency that visitation or inspections of facilities operated or licensed by the office for people with developmental disabilities must be made each year.
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2020-01-08
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NYA04376IntroAuthorizes the governor and lieutenant-governor, commissioner of general services, secretary of state, comptroller and attorney-general, members of the legislature and any employee of the inmate-patient facility as requested by the member of the legi...
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2020-01-08
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NYA03165IntroAuthorizes the release of certain records pertaining to deceased residents of the office for people with developmental disabilities operated or certified facilities to family members.
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2020-01-08
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NYA04049IntroRelates to establishing a crisis intervention demonstration program.
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2020-01-08
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NYA01763IntroCreates the "protection of adults with mental disabilities act."
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2020-01-08
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NYA03773IntroRequires standardized training curriculum for persons employed or volunteering at a mental health care provider facility certified or operated by the office for people with developmental disabilities.
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2020-01-08
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NYA07961IntroRequires legislative approval for the closure of certain office of mental health, office for people with developmental disabilities or office of children and family services facilities and institutions.
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2020-01-08
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NYA02999IntroRelates to the discharge of residents of a community residence; provides that nothing shall be deemed construed as creating a relationship of landlord and tenant between an operator of a community residence and a resident; defines community residence...
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2020-01-08
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NYA08667IntroDirects the commissioner of the office of mental health to promulgate rules and regulations prohibiting any suicide prevention or mental health services hotline operated or sponsored by the state from being automated.
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2020-01-08
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NYA02403IntroEnacts the bill of rights for persons with developmental disabilities.
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2020-01-08
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NYA01395IntroRequires providers of services for the developmentally disabled to perform certain duties relating to the use of surveillance cameras in all public common areas in residential facilities.
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2020-01-08
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NYA08589IntroAuthorizes and directs the commissioner of mental health to conduct a study on the suicide rates of taxi medallion holders and taxi drivers in the state and make a report and recommendations on the findings of such study within one year.
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2020-01-08
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NYA03116IntroProvides for fees for services rendered patients in state inpatient facilities pursuant to court orders to be paid by the county in which the court is located for the first thirty days.
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2020-01-08
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NYA05083IntroSafeguards cash accounts for people with developmental disabilities in a facility under the control of the commissioner of mental health, the commissioner of the office for people with developmental disabilities and the commissioner of alcoholism and...
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2020-01-08
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NYA01477IntroRelates to the placement of registered sex offenders by the office for people with developmental disabilities; provides that registered sex offenders with developmental disabilities shall be placed only in residential placements specifically designat...
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2020-01-08
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NYA02267IntroEstablishes peer crisis diversion homes; requires the commissioner to establish or contract for no less than six peer crisis diversion homes within one year.
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2020-01-08
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