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2021 Legislative Bulletins

June 11, 2021

2021 Legislative Bulletins

Legislative Bulletin: State Discontinues Serial COVID-19 Testing of Vaccinated Staff

In this Issue: Lawmakers Conclude 2021 Legislative Work; 2021 Advocacy Next Steps: We’re Not Done Yet!; State Discontinues Serial COVID-19 Testing of Vaccinated Staff; LeadingAge NY Op-Ed Featured in Times Union; Nursing Home Minimum Staffing Bill Delivered to Governor; Senate Sign-On Letter Urges DOH to Provide Financial Relief to ACF/AL; Congress is Back: Tell Them We Need Support for Aging Infrastructure; and LeadingAge & LeadingAge NY Coronavirus Resources. 

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June 4, 2021

2021 Legislative Bulletins

Legislative Bulletin: Final Stretch of 2021 Legislative Session

In This Issue: Final Four Days of 2021 Legislative Session; LeadingAge NY Speaks at PHPPC Meeting; Summary of NYS Personal/Compassionate Caregiving Emergency Regulations; State Adopts Case Mix Regulations; Urge Lawmakers to Support LHCSA RFO Repealer; Urge Lawmakers to Provide Financial Relief to ACF/AL; Ask Lawmakers to Assist in Reducing Testing Requirements; and LeadingAge & LeadingAge NY Coronavirus Resources.  

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May 28, 2021

2021 Legislative Bulletins

Only Two Weeks Remaining of 2021 Legislative Session

In this Issue: Only Two Weeks Remaining of 2021 Legislative Session; Urge Lawmakers to Support LHCSA RFO Repealer; Ask Lawmakers to Assist in Reducing Testing Requirements; White House Seeks $2 Billion for New Section 202 Housing; Affordable Senior Housing is Part of the Country’s Infrastructure!; Senior Housing Lease Termination Bill Passes State Senate; Urge Lawmakers to Provide Financial Relief to ACF/AL; and LeadingAge & LeadingAge NY Coronavirus Resources.

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May 21, 2021

2021 Legislative Bulletins

Legislative Bulletin: LeadingAge NY Calls on DOH to Revise Testing Requirements

In this Issue: LeadingAge NY Calls on DOH to Revise Testing Requirements; Ask Lawmakers to Assist in Reducing Testing Requirements; New Bill Limits Senior Housing Lease Terminations and Rent Increases; Urge Lawmakers to Support LHCSA RFO Repealer; Urge Lawmakers to Provide Financial Relief to ACF/AL; Urge Congress to Invest in Our Aging Infrastructure; and LeadingAge & LeadingAge NY Coronavirus Resources. 

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May 14, 2021

2021 Legislative Bulletins

Legislative Bulletin: Legislature Reviews Remaining Priorities for 2021 Session

In this Issue: Legislature Reviews Remaining Priorities for 2021 Session; Urge Lawmakers to Provide Financial Relief to ACF/AL; LeadingAge NY Priorities in the Final Month of Session; Impact of the New York Hero Act on Private Employers; Urge Congress to Invest in Our Aging Infrastructure; and LeadingAge & LeadingAge NY Coronavirus Resources.

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May 7, 2021

2021 Legislative Bulletins

Legislative Bulletin: Staffing Ratio Bill Passes Both Houses

In this Issue: Staffing Ratio Bill Passes Both Houses; Senate and Assembly Debate Staffing Ratio Legislation; Five Weeks Left of 2021 Legislative Session; LTC Legislation on Next Week’s Senate Health Agenda; New Bill Would Repeal Medicaid LHCSA RFO Process; U.S. Covid Outlook Reaches Most Hopeful Point Yet; and LeadingAge & LeadingAge NY Coronavirus Resources. 

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April 30, 2021

2021 Legislative Bulletins

Legislative Bulletin: Nursing Home Staffing Minimum Bill Moves to Floor Calendars

In this Issue: Nursing Home Staffing Minimum Bill Moves to Floor Calendars; LeadingAge NY in the News; Compassionate Care Chapter Amendments Pass Both Houses; State Legislature Overturns Three Executive Orders; New York to Lose One Congressional Seat; and LeadingAge & LeadingAge NY Coronavirus Resources.

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April 23, 2021

2021 Legislative Bulletins

Legislative Bulletin: New Nursing Home Staffing Legislation Introduced

In this Issue: New Nursing Home Staffing Bill Set on Senate Health Agenda; 2021 National Lobby Day Takeaways; LeadingAge NY Publishes Comprehensive Final Budget Overview; LeadingAge NY Urges Governor to Veto CON/Staff Contracting Legislation; and LeadingAge & LeadingAge NY Coronavirus Resources.

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April 16, 2021

2021 Legislative Bulletins

Legislative Bulletin: What to Expect from Remainder of 2021 Legislative Session

In this Issue: LeadingAge NY Publishes Comprehensive Final Budget Overview; What to Expect from Remainder of 2021 Legislative Session; Nursing Home Consolidation Bill Delivered to the Governor; Days Away from LeadingAge National Lobby Day!; Urge Congress to Sign Letter for Investment in Affordable Senior Housing!; and LeadingAge & LeadingAge NY Coronavirus Resources. 

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April 8, 2021

2021 Legislative Bulletins

Legislative Bulletin: Legislature Completes SFY 2021-22 Budget Work

In This Issue: Legislature Completes SFY 2021-22 Budget Work; State Lawmakers Return to the District for April Recess; Join us for LeadingAge National Lobby Day!; Governor Signs Immunity Repeal Legislation; Urge Congress to Invest in Affordable Senior Housing!; and LeadingAge & LeadingAge NY Coronavirus Resources. 

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