senate Bill S1262B

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Provides for the licensing of licensed orientation and mobility specialists and vision rehabilitation therapists

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 09, 2010 reported and committed to codes
May 05, 2010 print number 1262b
amend and recommit to higher education
Jan 06, 2010 referred to higher education
Jun 03, 2009 reported and committed to codes
Apr 21, 2009 print number 1262a
amend and recommit to higher education
Jan 28, 2009 referred to higher education

Votes

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Jun 9, 2010 - Higher Education committee Vote

S1262B
11
4
committee
11
Aye
4
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Higher Education Committee Vote: Jun 9, 2010

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S1262 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5581B
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 167 §§8800 - 8808, Ed L

S1262 - Summary

Provides for the licensing of licensed orientation and mobility specialists and vision rehabilitation therapists.

S1262 - Sponsor Memo

S1262 - Bill Text download pdf


          

Co-Sponsors

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S1262A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5581B
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 167 §§8800 - 8808, Ed L

S1262A - Summary

Provides for the licensing of licensed orientation and mobility specialists and vision rehabilitation therapists.

S1262A - Sponsor Memo

S1262A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 1262--A

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  C. JOHNSON,  HASSELL-THOMPSON, ONORATO, SAVINO --
  read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
  the  Committee  on  Higher  Education  --  committee  discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education  law, in relation to the licensing of
  orientation and mobility specialists and rehabilitation therapists

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new article 167 to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 167
                     VISION REHABILITATION SERVICES
SECTION 8800. INTRODUCTION.
        8801. DEFINITIONS.
        8802. USE  OF  THE  TITLES  "LICENSED  ORIENTATION  AND MOBILITY
                SPECIALISTS" AND "VISION REHABILITATION THERAPISTS".
        8803. STATE BOARD FOR VISION REHABILITATION SERVICES.
        8804. REQUIREMENTS FOR A LICENSE.
        8805. LIMITED PERMITS.
        8806. EXEMPT PERSONS.
        8807. SPECIAL PROVISIONS.
        8808. SEPARABILITY.
  S 8800. INTRODUCTION. THIS ARTICLE APPLIES TO THE PROFESSION OF VISION
REHABILITATION SERVICES, AND PROVIDES  FOR  THE  LICENSING  OF  LICENSED
ORIENTATION  AND  MOBILITY  SPECIALISTS AND VISION REHABILITATION THERA-
PISTS. THE GENERAL PROVISIONS FOR ALL PROFESSIONS CONTAINED  IN  ARTICLE
ONE HUNDRED THIRTY OF THIS TITLE SHALL APPLY TO THIS ARTICLE.
  S 8801. DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03083-05-9

Co-Sponsors

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S1262B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5581B
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 167 §§8800 - 8808, Ed L

S1262B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the licensing of licensed orientation and mobility specialists and vision rehabilitation therapists.

S1262B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1262B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 1262--B

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. C. JOHNSON, ADDABBO, FOLEY, GRIFFO, HASSELL-THOMP-
  SON, ONORATO, SAVINO -- read  twice  and  ordered  printed,  and  when
  printed  to  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on Higher Education --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee -- recommitted to the Committee on High-
  er  Education  in  accordance  with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the education law,  in  relation  to  the  licensing  of
  orientation and mobility specialists and rehabilitation therapists

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new article 167 to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 167
                     VISION REHABILITATION SERVICES
SECTION 8800. INTRODUCTION.
        8801. DEFINITIONS.
        8802. USE OF  THE  TITLES  "LICENSED  ORIENTATION  AND  MOBILITY
                SPECIALISTS" AND "VISION REHABILITATION THERAPISTS".
        8803. STATE BOARD FOR VISION REHABILITATION SERVICES.
        8804. REQUIREMENTS FOR A LICENSE.
        8805. LIMITED PERMITS.
        8806. EXEMPT PERSONS.
        8807. SPECIAL PROVISIONS.
        8808. SEPARABILITY.
  S 8800. INTRODUCTION. THIS ARTICLE APPLIES TO THE PROFESSION OF VISION
REHABILITATION  SERVICES,  AND  PROVIDES  FOR  THE LICENSING OF LICENSED
ORIENTATION AND MOBILITY SPECIALISTS AND  VISION  REHABILITATION  THERA-
PISTS.  THE  GENERAL PROVISIONS FOR ALL PROFESSIONS CONTAINED IN ARTICLE
ONE HUNDRED THIRTY OF THIS TITLE SHALL APPLY TO THIS ARTICLE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03083-08-0

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