Governor Cuomo's Executive Order #38 "prevents(s) public funds from being diverted to excessive compensation and unnecessary administrative costs, and  ... ensure(s) that taxpayer dollars are being used to help New Yorkers in need" (Governor Andrew Cuomo, Executive Order #38).  This website serves as a source of information for providers receiving State funds and State-authorized payments and allows providers the opportunity to apply for a waiver from the limitations of the Executive Order and accompanying regulations.