S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
January 14, 2014
Introduced by Sen. MARCELLINO -- 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
AN ACT in relation to the issuance of an amended operating certificate
for Glen Cove Hospital
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, rule or regu-
lation to the contrary, the commissioner of health shall not issue,
renew or amend any operating certificate for Glen Cove hospital, Nassau
county, that will result in the removal, elimination or substantial
change in capacity of services at such hospital unless after a public
hearing, convened by the commissioner of health and held within the
community served by Glen Cove hospital, a determination and findings are
made that the removal, elimination or substantial change in capacity of
services at such hospital shall not have a negative effect on Glen Cove
hospital and the community served by such hospital.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.