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AB 35   Farrell, Jr., Herman D. Provides that a lender may receive not more than 20% of the future appreciation of property secured by a reverse mortgage granted to a person 60 years old or older.
Bill History: 12-06-12 A Pre-Filed
01-09-13 A Referred to Assembly Judiciary
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Judiciary

AB 433   Dinowitz, Jeffrey Requires the commissioner of health to create a list of long-term care contact information for the NY Connects: Choices for Long Term Care program.
Bill History: 05-21-13 S Passed Senate (Vote: Y: 62/N: 0)
05-21-13 A Returned to the Assembly
12-06-13 G Delivered to the Governor
12-18-13 G Vetoed by the Governor
12-18-13 G Veto(es) Tabled

AB 525   Magnarelli, William B. Establishes mandatory reporting of alleged incidents of abuse, mistreatment or neglect of residents in adult care facilities.
Bill History: 04-16-13 A Reported and referred to Assembly Codes
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Health
01-23-14 A Meeting set for 9:30 a.m., 823 LOB Assembly Health
01-23-14 A Reported and referred to Assembly Codes

AB 591   Dinowitz, Jeffrey Requires the office of children and family services to track and report elder abuse.
Bill History: 02-05-14 A Print number AB 591 A
06-03-14 A Meeting set for 2:30 p.m., 104A LOB Assembly Aging
06-03-14 A Committee meeting cancelled Assembly Aging
06-09-14 A Meeting set for Off the Floor Assembly Aging
06-09-14 A Reported and referred to Assembly Codes

AB 619   Rosenthal, Linda B. Relates to witnesses to a health care proxy and the crime of forgery in the second degree.
Bill History: 01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Health
01-14-14 A Meeting set for 10:00 a.m., 823 LOB Assembly Health
01-14-14 A Reported and referred to Assembly Codes
06-03-14 A Meeting set for 11:00 a.m., 630 LOB Assembly Codes
06-03-14 A Reported and referred to Assembly Rules

AB 634   Dinowitz, Jeffrey Relates to standards for the sale of annuity contracts to seniors.
Bill History: 12-27-12 A Pre-Filed
01-09-13 A Referred to Assembly Insurance
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Insurance

AB 638   Miller, Michael G. Relates to prohibiting retained asset accounts.
Bill History: 12-27-12 A Pre-Filed
01-09-13 A Referred to Assembly Insurance
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Insurance

AB 855   Weinstein, Helene E. Requires prior disclosure of income, assets, financial obligations of decedent to enforce surviving spouse's waiver of right of election; waives dead man's statute.
Bill History: 01-02-13 A Pre-Filed
01-09-13 A Referred to Assembly Judiciary
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Judiciary

AB 857   Weinstein, Helene E. Enacts the uniform guardianship and protective proceedings jurisdiction act.
Bill History: 04-30-13 S Laid out for discussion
04-30-13 S Passed Senate (Vote: Y: 61/N: 0)
04-30-13 A Returned to the Assembly
10-11-13 G Delivered to the Governor
10-23-13 G Signed by the Governor (Chap: 427)

AB 1154   Cahill, Kevin A. Allows third party notification by insurance carriers in regard to long term care policies.
Bill History: 01-04-13 A Pre-Filed
01-09-13 A Referred to Assembly Insurance
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Insurance

AB 1454   Thiele, Jr., Fred W. Establishes a registry of wills and codicils.
Bill History: 01-09-13 A Referred to Assembly Judiciary
02-12-13 A Amend (T) and recommit to Assembly Judiciary
02-12-13 A Print number AB 1454 A
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Judiciary

AB 1928   Titus, Michele R. Exempts certain guardianship motions filed under article 81 of the mental hygiene law from the filing fee required to be paid to the county clerk.
Bill History: 01-13-14 A Set on the Assembly Floor Calendar
01-22-14 A Laid out for discussion
01-22-14 A Passed Assembly (Vote: Y:103/N: 0)
01-22-14 S Delivered to the Senate
01-22-14 S Referred to Senate Social Services

AB 2674   Gottfried, Richard N. Provides for clarification of the disposition of human remains.
Bill History: 01-13-14 A Set on the Assembly Floor Calendar
01-22-14 A Laid out for discussion
01-22-14 A Passed Assembly (Vote: Y:111/N: 1)
01-22-14 S Delivered to the Senate
01-22-14 S Referred to Senate Health

AB 2687   Gottfried, Richard N. Provides for additional remedies for patients' private right of actions in residential health care facilities.
Bill History: 01-13-14 A Set on the Assembly Floor Calendar
01-22-14 A Laid out for discussion
01-22-14 A Passed Assembly (Vote: Y:107/N: 0)
01-22-14 S Delivered to the Senate
01-22-14 S Referred to Senate Health

AB 2716   Weisenberg, Harvey Relates to verification of a name change.
Bill History: 05-24-13 A Print number AB 2716 A
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Judiciary
06-02-14 A Meeting set for Off the Floor Assembly Judiciary
06-02-14 A Held for consideration in Assembly Judiciary

AB 3131   Camara, Karim Establishes mandatory reporting of alleged incidents of abuse, mistreatment or neglect of residents in assisted living and adult care facilities.
Bill History: 01-23-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Health
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Health

AB 3226   Ortiz, Felix W. Provides that managed-care facilities notify their residents and their residents' families that a registered sex offender resides on the premises.
Bill History: 01-24-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Corrections
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Corrections

AB 3427   Titone, Matthew J. Relates to the use of powers of attorney in banking transactions.
Bill History: 01-25-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Banks
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Banks
05-27-14 A Meeting set for Off the Floor Assembly Banks
05-27-14 A Committee meeting cancelled Assembly Banks

AB 3737   Benedetto, Michael R. Requires certain persons to report financial exploitation of the elderly; repealer.
Bill History: 01-29-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Aging
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Aging

AB 4061   Weinstein, Helene E. Relates to the effectiveness of the exercise of a power of appointment and an authorized trustee's authority to invade trust principal.
Bill History: 05-01-13 S Laid out for discussion
05-01-13 S Passed Senate (Vote: Y: 56/N: 0)
05-01-13 A Returned to the Assembly
10-11-13 G Delivered to the Governor
10-23-13 G Signed by the Governor (Chap: 432)

AB 4316   Camara, Karim Establishes the crime of exploitation of an elderly person, vulnerable elderly person or incompetent or physically disabled person.
Bill History: 02-04-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Codes
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Codes

AB 4363   Barclay, William A. Prevents a person from being the distributee of certain property if he or she has ever been convicted of a sex offense where the victim was the decedent.
Bill History: 02-04-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Judiciary
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Judiciary
06-02-14 A Meeting set for Off the Floor Assembly Judiciary
06-02-14 A Held for consideration in Assembly Judiciary

AB 4453   Camara, Karim Provides for the review of the criminal history information of prospective residents of nursing homes.
Bill History: 02-05-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Health
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Health

AB 4471   Gottfried, Richard N. Allows vesting of a health care proxy authority without incapacity of ward.
Bill History: 02-05-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Health
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Health

AB 4655   Englebright, Steven Provides for a financial exploitation prevention outreach, education and training program and fund.
Bill History: 02-07-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Aging
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Aging
01-17-14 A Amend (T) and recommit to Assembly Aging
01-17-14 A Print number AB 4655 A

AB 4754   Englebright, Steven Creates a task force on universal long term care insurance.
Bill History: 02-08-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Insurance
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Insurance

AB 4845   Gjonaj, Mark Makes various provisions to encourage the purchase of long term health care insurance coverage.
Bill History: 02-11-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Insurance
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Insurance
06-03-14 A Meeting set for 10:00 a.m., 714 LOB Assembly Insurance
06-03-14 A Held for consideration in Assembly Insurance

AB 4996   Gottfried, Richard N. Relates to Medicaid reviews and appeals.nd means.
Bill History: 01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Health
01-14-14 A Meeting set for 10:00 a.m., 823 LOB Assembly Health
01-14-14 A Reported and referred to Assembly Ways and Means
04-01-14 A Enacting clause stricken

AB 5083   Crouch, Clifford W. Creates the short-term military service guardian.
Bill History: 02-20-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Judiciary
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Judiciary
05-28-14 A Meeting set for 10:00 a.m., 832 LOB Assembly Judiciary
05-28-14 A Held for consideration in Assembly Judiciary

AB 5309   Skoufis, James G. Prohibits the appointment of a health care agent or surrogate who is the subject of an order of protection protecting the principal.
Bill History: 03-10-14 S Laid out for discussion
03-10-14 S Passed Senate (Vote: Y: 60/N: 0)
03-10-14 A Returned to the Assembly
07-11-14 G Delivered to the Governor
07-22-14 G Signed by the Governor (Chap: 93)

AB 5484   Englebright, Steven Establishes a health care proxy registry within the department of health.
Bill History: 02-28-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Health
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Health

AB 5616   Englebright, Steven Increases the maximum value of a small estate from $30,000 to $100,000.
Bill History: 03-04-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Judiciary
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Judiciary

AB 5652   Englebright, Steven Requires an attorney with a concentration in elder law to participate in the determination of all claims before the office of crime victim services.
Bill History: 03-04-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Governmental Operations
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Governmental Operations

AB 6034   Ortiz, Felix W. Authorizes the fiduciary of a decedent to take control of certain web site accounts of the decedent.
Bill History: 03-13-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Judiciary
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Judiciary

AB 6555   Lavine, Charles D. Relates to the disposition to issue or brothers or sisters of testator not to lapse and the application to class dispositions.
Bill History: 06-11-13 S Laid out for discussion
06-11-13 S Passed Senate (Vote: Y: 62/N: 0)
06-11-13 A Returned to the Assembly
09-16-13 G Delivered to the Governor
09-27-13 G Signed by the Governor (Chap: 348)

AB 6556   Weinstein, Helene E. Relates to the estate tax treatment of dispositions to surviving spouses who are not United States citizens.
Bill History: 06-10-13 A Meeting set for Off the Floor, 342 CAP Assembly Rules
06-10-13 A Ordered Direct to Third Reading
06-11-13 A Set on the Assembly Floor Calendar
06-11-13 A Laid out for discussion
06-11-13 A Substituted by - see SB 4851

AB 6658   Wright, Keith L.T. Relates to partial tax abatements for certain residential real property.
Bill History: 05-23-13 S Laid out for discussion
05-23-13 S Passed Senate (Vote: Y: 60/N: 0)
05-23-13 A Returned to the Assembly
06-24-13 G Delivered to the Governor
07-03-13 G Signed by the Governor (Chap: 97)

AB 7062   Weinstein, Helene E. Relates to settlement of account by a resigning fiduciary.
Bill History: 06-11-13 S Laid out for discussion
06-11-13 S Passed Senate (Vote: Y: 62/N: 0)
06-11-13 A Returned to the Assembly
11-01-13 G Delivered to the Governor
11-13-13 G Signed by the Governor (Chap: 483)

AB 7952   Morelle, Joseph D. Relates to medicaid life settlements.
Bill History: 06-11-13 A Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Insurance
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 A Referred to Assembly Insurance

AB10183   Cusick, Michael J. Provides certain requirements for health care proxies and death certificates.
Bill History: 08-20-14 A Introduced by Rules Committee and referred to Assembly Health

SB 13   Diaz, Ruben M. Relates to prohibiting retained asset accounts.
Bill History: 12-03-12 S Pre-Filed
01-09-13 S Referred to Senate Insurance
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Insurance

SB 102   Gallivan, Patrick M. Establishes the crime of exploitation of an elderly person, vulnerable elderly person or incompetent or physically disabled person.
Bill History: 12-03-12 S Pre-Filed
01-09-13 S Referred to Senate Codes
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Codes

SB 143   Diaz, Ruben M. Provides for a financial exploitation prevention outreach, education and training program and fund.
Bill History: 04-16-13 S Reported and committed to Senate Finance
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Aging
01-17-14 S Amend (T) and recommit to Senate Aging
01-17-14 S Print number SB 143 A

SB 303   Martins, Jack M. Provides that a lender may receive not more than 20% of the future appreciation of property secured by a reverse mortgage granted to a person 60 years old or older.
Bill History: 12-05-12 S Pre-Filed
01-09-13 S Referred to Senate Judiciary
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Judiciary

SB 531   Kennedy, Timothy M. Allows third party notification by insurance carriers in regard to long term care policies.
Bill History: 12-11-12 S Pre-Filed
01-09-13 S Referred to Senate Insurance
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Insurance

SB 631   Stavisky, Toby Ann Restricts certain access to records kept by the surrogate's court.
Bill History: 12-12-12 S Pre-Filed
01-09-13 S Referred to Senate Judiciary
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Judiciary

SB 737   Fuschillo, Jr., Charles J. Relates to verification of a name change.
Bill History: 06-11-13 S Laid aside
06-11-13 S Laid out for discussion
06-11-13 S Passed Senate (Vote: Y: 60/N: 1)
06-11-13 A Delivered to the Assembly
06-11-13 A Referred to Assembly Judiciary

SB 1127   Ranzenhofer, Michael H. Creates the short-term military service guardian.
Bill History: 02-10-14 S Set on the Senate Active List for
02-10-14 S Laid out for discussion
02-10-14 S Passed Senate (Vote: Y: 56/N: 0)
02-10-14 A Delivered to the Assembly
02-10-14 A Referred to Assembly Judiciary

SB 1207   Carlucci, David Prohibits the appointment of a health care agent or surrogate who is the subject of an order of protection protecting the principal.
Bill History: 03-03-14 S Second report
03-04-14 S Advanced to third reading
03-05-14 S Placed on the Senate Floor Calendar
03-10-14 S Set on the Senate Active List for
03-10-14 S Substituted for - see AB 5309

SB 1852   LaValle, Kenneth P. Establishes a registry of wills and codicils.
Bill History: 01-09-13 S Referred to Senate Judiciary
02-12-13 S Amend (T) and recommit to Senate Judiciary
02-12-13 S Print number SB 1852 A
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Judiciary

SB 2157   Valesky, David J. Requires the commissioner of health to create a list of long-term care contact information for the NY Connects: Choices for Long Term Care program.
Bill History: 05-07-13 S Second report
05-08-13 S Advanced to third reading
05-20-13 S Placed on the Senate Floor Calendar
05-21-13 S Set on the Senate Active List for
05-21-13 S Substituted by - see AB 433

SB 2307   Ball, Gregory R. Provides for clarification of the disposition of human remains.
Bill History: 01-15-13 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health
01-28-13 S Enacting clause stricken and recommitted to Senate Health

SB 2323   Klein, Jeffrey D. Requires the office of children and family services to track and report elder abuse.
Bill History: 06-12-14 S Set on the Senate Active List for
06-12-14 S Laid out for discussion
06-12-14 S Passed Senate (Vote: Y: 57/N: 0)
06-12-14 A Delivered to the Assembly
06-12-14 A Referred to Assembly Codes

SB 2337   Klein, Jeffrey D. Requires certain persons to report financial exploitation of the elderly; repealer.
Bill History: 01-16-13 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Aging
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Aging

SB 2429   Klein, Jeffrey D. Authorizes the fiduciary of a decedent to take control of certain web site accounts of the decedent.
Bill History: 01-17-13 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Judiciary
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Judiciary
02-03-14 S Enacting clause stricken and recommitted to Senate Judiciary

SB 2477   Lanza, Andrew J. Provides certain requirements for health care proxies and death certificates.
Bill History: 01-17-13 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Health

SB 2534   Hannon, Kemp Enacts the uniform guardianship and protective proceedings jurisdiction act.
Bill History: 03-07-13 S Second report
03-11-13 S Advanced to third reading
03-12-13 S Placed on the Senate Floor Calendar
04-30-13 S Set on the Senate Active List for
04-30-13 S Substituted by - see AB 857

SB 2908   DeFrancisco, John A. Relates to the authority of an agent to act outside a hospital setting to make certain decisions regarding the transport of the principal.
Bill History: 06-13-13 A Delivered to the Assembly
06-13-13 A Referred to Assembly Health
01-08-14 A Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Returned to the Senate
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Health

SB 2935   Hannon, Kemp Allows vesting of a health care proxy authority without incapacity of ward.
Bill History: 01-25-13 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Health

SB 3071   Klein, Jeffrey D. Makes various provisions to encourage the purchase of long term health care insurance coverage.
Bill History: 01-29-13 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Insurance
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Insurance

SB 3086   Parker, Kevin S. Provides for the review of the criminal history information of prospective residents of nursing homes.
Bill History: 01-30-13 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Health

SB 3789   Bonacic, John J. Relates to the effectiveness of the exercise of a power of appointment and an authorized trustee's authority to invade trust principal.
Bill History: 04-17-13 S Second report
04-22-13 S Advanced to third reading
04-23-13 S Placed on the Senate Floor Calendar
05-01-13 S Set on the Senate Active List for
05-01-13 S Substituted by - see AB 4061

SB 3940   O'Brien, Ted Establishes mandatory reporting of alleged incidents of abuse, mistreatment or neglect of residents in assisted living and adult care facilities.
Bill History: 02-27-13 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Social Services
06-12-13 S Enacting clause stricken and recommitted to Senate Social Services

SB 4272   Bonacic, John J. Relates to settlement of account by a resigning fiduciary.
Bill History: 06-05-13 S Second report
06-10-13 S Advanced to third reading
06-11-13 S Placed on the Senate Floor Calendar
06-11-13 S Set on the Senate Active List for
06-11-13 S Substituted by - see AB 7062

SB 4495   Hoylman, Brad M. Provides for additional remedies for patients' private right of actions in residential health care facilities.
Bill History: 04-03-13 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Health

SB 4600   Golden, Martin J. Relates to partial tax abatements for certain residential real property.
Bill History: 04-22-13 S Meeting set for Off the Floor, 332 CAP Senate Rules
04-22-13 S Ordered Direct to Third Reading
04-23-13 S Placed on the Senate Floor Calendar
05-23-13 S Set on the Senate Active List for
05-23-13 S Substituted by - see AB 6658

SB 4851   Bonacic, John J. Relates to the estate tax treatment of dispositions to surviving spouses who are not United States citizens.
Bill History: 06-11-13 A Substituted for - see AB 6556
06-11-13 A Passed Assembly (Vote: Y:121/N: 0)
06-11-13 S Returned to the Senate
12-06-13 G Delivered to the Governor
12-18-13 G Signed by the Governor (Chap: 538)

SB 4852   Bonacic, John J. Relates to the disposition to issue or brothers or sisters of testator not to lapse and the application to class dispositions.
Bill History: 06-05-13 S Second report
06-10-13 S Advanced to third reading
06-11-13 S Placed on the Senate Floor Calendar
06-11-13 S Set on the Senate Active List for
06-11-13 S Substituted by - see AB 6555

SB 4922   Savino, Diane J. Relates to witnesses to a health care proxy and the crime of forgery in the second degree.
Bill History: 05-01-13 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Health

SB 5721   Hannon, Kemp Relates to medicaid life settlements.
Bill History: 06-07-13 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health
01-08-14 S Failed to advance
01-08-14 S Referred to Senate Health

SB 6394   Ball, Gregory R. Relates to verification of a name change.
Bill History: 01-21-14 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Codes

SB 6532   Carlucci, David Authorizes the fiduciary of a decedent to take control of certain web site accounts of the decedent.
Bill History: 02-04-14 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Judiciary

SB 6584   Rivera, J. Gustavo Provides for clarification of the disposition of human remains.
Bill History: 02-10-14 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health

SB 6586   Rivera, J. Gustavo Relates to Medicaid reviews and appeals.
Bill History: 02-10-14 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Social Services


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