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The legislature hereby declares its commitment to meeting the income needs of aged, blind and disabled persons who are receiving basic supplemental security income benefits or whose income and resources, though above the standard of need for the supplemental security income program, is not sufficient to meet those needs. In order to maintain assistance for such persons at a level consistent with their needs, and in order to fully employ available federal aid for the benefit of such persons residing in this state, there is hereby established a state-wide program of additional state payments for aged, blind and disabled persons.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - New York Consolidated Laws, Social Services Law - SOS § 207. Declaration of purpose - last updated January 01, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/ny/social-services-law/sos-sect-207.html
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