The last two years were busy legislative sessions. The attached report details both the session and off session activities of the Senate Health Committee throughout 2013 and 2014. In addition to the vast policy and legislative changes addressed, the Committee worked to bring focus to urgent health care issues through various task forces, public hearings and roundtable discussions. Hard copies of the Committee Report are available upon request,
Standing Committee on HealthRoundtable: To discuss how we can ensure New York's health case system is best prepared to handle an Ebola case should the virus reach New York.Place: NYS Hearing Room , 250 Broadway,New York, New York 10007Time: 2:00 P.M.
Senate Standing Committee on Health Chair: Senator Kemp Hannon Public Hearing: To consider including electronic cigarettes in the existing Clean Indoor Air Act and regulating liquid nicotine Place: Van Buren Hearing Room A, Legislative Office Building, 2nd Floor, Albany, New York Time: 11:00 A.M. Contact: Megan Mutolo (518) 455-2200 Media Contact: Phil Hecken (516) 739-1700 Beth Kempter (518) 455-2200 ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY
The 2014 legislative session was very active for the Senate Standing Committee on Health. Please see the attached Committee Report detailing the Committee's legislative accomplishments, initiatives, public hearings, roundtable discussions and confirmations. Hard copies of the Committee Report are available upon request,