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Legislation and Advocacy

ACTION ALERT: Movement on ACF Penalties and Role of the Nurse in ACF Bills

Join LeadingAge NY in urging state lawmakers to oppose increase to ACF penalties, support passage of role of the nurse in ACF legislation.

April 26, 2022

Legislation and Advocacy

Psychotropic Medication Legislation Passes Assembly

LeadingAge NY urges members to contact their lawmakers TODAY opposing further restrictions on the use of psychotropic medications in nursing homes and ACFs.

April 5, 2022

Legislation and Advocacy

LeadingAge NY Continues to Advocate for ACF COVID Relief Funding

LeadingAge NY and other association partners continue to urge for ACF COVID relief.

February 5, 2022

Legislation and Advocacy

LeadingAge NY Urges the Department to Send ACFs COVID-19 Testing Supplies

LeadingAge NY, along with association partners, urges the Department to provide needed supplies to ACFs.

January 15, 2022

Legislation and Advocacy

LeadingAge NY Continues to Press for ACF/AL COVID-19 Relief

Advocacy continues as we approach budget season.

December 26, 2021

Legislation and Advocacy

Governor Signs ACF Quality Assurance Bill

New law will require infection control to be a part of QA and create QA committees with prescribed membership.

December 26, 2021

Legislation and Advocacy

LeadingAge NY Urges Governor and Legislature to Provide Funding for ACFs and AL Providers

ACF/AL providers need funding to assist with COVID-19 costs.

June 23, 2020

Legislation and Advocacy

Urge the Governor to Sign ALP-Hospice Legislation Today!

Governor has 10 days to act on bill that would allow Medicaid-eligible ALP residents to access hospice.

December 18, 2018

Legislation and Advocacy

LeadingAge NY and Members Testify at Upstate SSI Hearing

Testimony highlights the critical needs of ACFs that serve low income seniors.

October 3, 2017

Legislation and Advocacy

LeadingAge NY and Its Members Testify at ACF Hearings

Members can join us and testify at Syracuse ACF hearing on Sept. 28th.

September 25, 2017
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