S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
S. 6762 A. 9829
S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y
February 3, 2010
IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LITTLE -- read twice and ordered print-
ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health
IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. SAYWARD -- read once and referred
to the Committee on Higher Education
AN ACT to authorize certain health care professionals licensed to prac-
tice in other jurisdictions to practice in this state in connection
with an event sanctioned by the World Triathlon Corporation; and
providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Notwithstanding any inconsistent provision of law, any
person who is licensed to practice as a physician, physician's assist-
ant, massage therapist, physical therapist, chiropractor, dentist, opto-
metrist, nurse, nurse practitioner or podiatrist in another state or
territory, who is in good standing in such state or territory and who
has been appointed by the World Triathlon Corporation to provide profes-
sional services at an event in this state sanctioned by the the World
Triathlon Corporation, may provide such professional services to
athletes and team personnel registered to train at a location in this
state or registered to compete in an event conducted under the sanction
of the World Triathlon Corporation in the state without first being
licensed pursuant to the provisions of title 8 of the education law.
Such services shall be provided only during the time period specified by
the World Triathlon Corporation.
S 2. This act shall take effect July 21, 2010 and shall expire and be
deemed repealed July 26, 2010.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.