Bill Text: NY S03151 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Relates to requiring the commissioner of the department of civil service to prepare a report on mental health practitioner classification.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-06-20 - COMMITTED TO RULES [S03151 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S03151-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                    February 4, 2019
        Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions
        AN ACT to require the commissioner of the department of civil service to
          prepare a report regarding the classification of mental health practi-
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  The commissioner of the department of civil service shall
     2  prepare a report establishing classifications for mental health  practi-
     3  tioners, as licensed under article 163 of the education law. Such report
     4  shall  include  recommendations  for  appropriate salary grades for such
     5  positions according to board certification, job  duties,  education  and
     6  experience  levels.    The  commissioner shall submit such report to the
     7  governor, the temporary president of the senate and the speaker  of  the
     8  assembly on or before July 1, 2020.
     9    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.