S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
S. 4964 A. 7138
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y
May 2, 2013
IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Educa-
IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. GLICK, BARRON, FAHY, JAFFEE,
LAVINE, ROSA, LUPINACCI, RA -- read once and referred to the Committee
on Higher Education
AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to the duration of limit-
ed permits for metal health practitioners
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 8409 of the education law, as
amended by chapter 210 of the laws of 2004, is amended to read as
2. Limited permits shall be for [one year, except that limited permits
for mental health counseling shall be for] two years; such limited
permits may be renewed, at the discretion of the department, for [one]
UP TO TWO additional ONE year PERIODS.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.