Legislation and Advocacy
Legislation and AdvocacyLeadingAge NY Advocates for Clarity on Key Health Care Worker Bonus Issues
LeadingAge NY urges the State to address critical questions and advocates for key aspects of the bonus program to be addressed.
- August 9, 2022
Legislation and AdvocacyACTION 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 AdvocacyPsychotropic 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 AdvocacyLeadingAge 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 AdvocacyLeadingAge 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 AdvocacyLeadingAge NY Continues to Press for ACF/AL COVID-19 Relief
Advocacy continues as we approach budget season.
- December 26, 2021
Legislation and AdvocacyGovernor 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 AdvocacyLeadingAge 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 AdvocacyUrge 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 AdvocacyLeadingAge NY and Members Testify at Upstate SSI Hearing
Testimony highlights the critical needs of ACFs that serve low income seniors.
- October 3, 2017
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