senate Bill S1831B

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing polysomnographic technology services

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 03, 2011 signed chap.262
Jul 22, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1378
substituted for s1831b
Jun 20, 2011 substituted by a354b
ordered to third reading cal.1378
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 06, 2011 print number 1831b
amend (t) and recommit to commerce, economic development and small business
Jun 02, 2011 print number 1831a
amend and recommit to commerce, economic development and small business
Mar 01, 2011 reported and committed to commerce, economic development and small business
Jan 13, 2011 referred to higher education

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S1831 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A354B
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §8505, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A354
2009-2010: A9546A

S1831 - Summary

Relates to polysomnographic technology services; grants authorization to practice polysomnographic technology to individuals who have met certain standards and requirements.

S1831 - Sponsor Memo

S1831 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1831

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to licensing the practice
  of polysomnographic technology

  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
                  POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGY PRACTICE
SECTION 8800. INTRODUCTION.
        8801. DEFINITIONS.
        8802. PRACTICE OF POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGY.
        8803. USE OF THE TITLE "POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGIST".
        8804. STATE COMMITTEE FOR POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGY.
        8805. REQUIREMENTS AND PROCEDURES FOR PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE AND
                REGISTRATION.
        8806. LIMITED PERMITS.
        8807. EXEMPTIONS.
        8808. SPECIAL PROVISIONS.
        8809. MANDATORY CONTINUING EDUCATION.
  S 8800. INTRODUCTION.  THIS  ARTICLE  APPLIES  TO  THE  PROFESSION  OF
LICENSED POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGY. THE  GENERAL  PROVISIONS  FOR  ALL
PROFESSIONS  CONTAINED IN ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED THIRTY OF THIS TITLE APPLY
TO THIS ARTICLE.
  S 8801. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE:
  1. THE TERM "PRACTICE OF POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGY" SHALL  MEAN  THE
PROCESS  OF  ANALYZING, SCORING, MONITORING AND RECORDING OF PHYSIOLOGIC
DATA DURING SLEEP AND WAKEFULNESS TO ASSIST IN THE  CLINICAL  ASSESSMENT
AND DIAGNOSIS OF SLEEP/WAKE DISORDERS AND OTHER DISORDERS, SYNDROMES AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01160-01-1

S1831A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A354B
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §8505, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A354
2009-2010: A9546A

S1831A - Summary

Relates to polysomnographic technology services; grants authorization to practice polysomnographic technology to individuals who have met certain standards and requirements.

S1831A - Sponsor Memo

S1831A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1831--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Higher  Education  --
  reported  favorably from said committee and committed to the Committee
  on Commerce, Economic Development  and  Small  Business  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to licensing the practice
  of polysomnographic technology

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

  Section 1. Section 8505 of the education law is amended  by  adding  a
new subdivision 5 to read as follows:
   5.  THE PROVISION OF POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGY SERVICES, AS DEFINED
BY  THE  COMMISSIONER,  BY AN INDIVIDUAL, UNDER THE DIRECTION AND SUPER-
VISION OF A LICENSED PHYSICIAN, WHO HAS OBTAINED AUTHORIZATION ISSUED BY
THE DEPARTMENT. SUCH AUTHORIZATION SHALL BE ISSUED  TO  INDIVIDUALS  WHO
HAVE  MET  STANDARDS, INCLUDING THOSE RELATING TO EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE,
EXAMINATION AND CHARACTER, AS PROMULGATED IN REGULATIONS OF THE  COMMIS-
SIONER. SUCH AUTHORIZATION SHALL BE SUBJECT TO THE FULL DISCIPLINARY AND
REGULATORY  AUTHORITY OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS AND THE DEPARTMENT, PURSU-
ANT TO THIS TITLE, AS IF SUCH AUTHORIZATION WERE A PROFESSIONAL  LICENSE
ISSUED  UNDER  THIS  ARTICLE. THE APPLICATION FEE FOR SUCH AUTHORIZATION
SHALL BE THREE HUNDRED DOLLARS. EACH AUTHORIZATION HOLDER SHALL REGISTER
WITH THE DEPARTMENT EVERY THREE YEARS AND SHALL PAY A  REGISTRATION  FEE
OF THREE HUNDRED DOLLARS.
  S  2. This act shall take effect one year after it shall have become a
law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01160-03-1

S1831B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A354B
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §8505, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A354
2009-2010: A9546A

S1831B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to polysomnographic technology services; grants authorization to practice polysomnographic technology to individuals who have met certain standards and requirements.

S1831B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1831B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1831--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Higher  Education  --
  reported  favorably from said committee and committed to the Committee
  on Commerce, Economic Development  and  Small  Business  --  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 education law, in relation to authorizing polysomno-
  graphic technology services

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

  Section  1.  Section  8505 of the education law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 5 to read as follows:
   5.  THE PROVISION OF POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGY SERVICES, AS DEFINED
BY THE COMMISSIONER, BY AN INDIVIDUAL, UNDER THE  DIRECTION  AND  SUPER-
VISION OF A LICENSED PHYSICIAN, WHO HAS OBTAINED AUTHORIZATION ISSUED BY
THE  DEPARTMENT.  SUCH  AUTHORIZATION SHALL BE ISSUED TO INDIVIDUALS WHO
HAVE MET STANDARDS, INCLUDING THOSE RELATING TO  EDUCATION,  EXPERIENCE,
EXAMINATION  AND CHARACTER, AS PROMULGATED IN REGULATIONS OF THE COMMIS-
SIONER. SUCH AUTHORIZATION SHALL BE SUBJECT TO THE FULL DISCIPLINARY AND
REGULATORY AUTHORITY OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS AND THE DEPARTMENT,  PURSU-
ANT  TO THIS TITLE, AS IF SUCH AUTHORIZATION WERE A PROFESSIONAL LICENSE
ISSUED UNDER THIS ARTICLE. THE APPLICATION FEE  FOR  SUCH  AUTHORIZATION
SHALL BE THREE HUNDRED DOLLARS. EACH AUTHORIZATION HOLDER SHALL REGISTER
WITH  THE  DEPARTMENT EVERY THREE YEARS AND SHALL PAY A REGISTRATION FEE
OF THREE HUNDRED DOLLARS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect one year after it shall have become  a
law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01160-05-1

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