S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
January 16, 2013
Introduced by Sen. KLEIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Health -- committee
discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
to said committee -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to requiring public
food service establishment inspection results to be posted on the
department of health's website
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The public health law is amended by adding a new section
1352-d to read as follows:
S 1352-D. PUBLIC FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENT INSPECTION RESULTS. 1.
(A) THE DEPARTMENT SHALL MAKE AVAILABLE AND PROMINENTLY POST ON ITS
WEBSITE ALL PUBLIC FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENT INSPECTION RESULTS FOR THE
MOST RECENT THREE YEARS FOR WHICH DATA IS AVAILABLE, WHICH SHALL INCLUDE
THE DETERMINATION CONCERNING ANY ALLEGED VIOLATION OF THIS TITLE.
(B) AS USED IN THIS SECTION, "ITS WEBSITE" MEANS A WEBSITE OR A
PORTION OF A WEBSITE MAINTAINED BY AN ENTITY OF STATE GOVERNMENT ON
WHICH THE DEPARTMENT REGULARLY POSTS DEPARTMENTAL INFORMATION.
(C) IF A COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH OR LOCAL BOARD OF HEALTH MAIN-
TAINS A WEBSITE, IT SHALL POST A LINK TO THE DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE WHERE
THE FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENT INSPECTION RESULTS ARE AVAILABLE.
2. A CITY WITH A POPULATION OVER ONE MILLION SHALL BE EXEMPTED FROM
THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
S 2. This act shall take effect one year after it shall have become a
law. Provided, however, that effective immediately, any rules and regu-
lations necessary to implement the provisions of this act on its effec-
tive date are authorized and directed to be completed on or before such
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.