senate Bill S3068A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the training of boards of directors or trustees of certain voluntary not-for-profit facilities or corporations

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2012 print number 3068a
amend and recommit to alcoholism and drug abuse
Jan 04, 2012 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
May 09, 2011 reported and committed to finance
Feb 23, 2011 committee discharged and committed to alcoholism and drug abuse
Feb 08, 2011 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

Votes

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May 9, 2011 - Alcoholism and Drug Abuse committee Vote

S3068
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Committee Vote: May 9, 2011

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S3068 - Details

Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§7.39, 13.39 & 32.37, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5596A

S3068 - Summary

Relates to the training of boards of directors or trustees of certain voluntary not-for-profit facilities or corporations.

S3068 - Sponsor Memo

S3068 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3068

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 8, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HUNTLEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and Develop-
  mental Disabilities

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to the  training  of
  boards  of  directors  or trustees of certain voluntary not-for-profit
  facilities or corporations

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

  Section 1.  The section heading and subdivision (a) of section 7.39 of
the mental hygiene law, as added by chapter 800 of the laws of 1986, are
amended and a new subdivision (a-1) is added to read as follows:
        Registration,  TRAINING  and notification of boards of directors
          or trustees of certain voluntary not-for-profit facilities  or
          corporations.
  (a)  Notwithstanding  any other law, rule or regulation, the executive
director, chairperson or president of a voluntary, not-for-profit corpo-
ration or facility which is subject to the jurisdiction  of  the  office
[of  mental health] shall furnish annually to the commissioner a list of
the names and addresses of the current members of the board of directors
or trustees of such facility or corporation TOGETHER WITH THE LAST  DATE
OF THE CURRENT MEMBERS' OR TRUSTEES' COMPLETION OF THE TRAINING REQUIRE-
MENTS.    HOSPITALS  OPERATED  PURSUANT  TO  ARTICLE TWENTY-EIGHT OF THE
PUBLIC HEALTH LAW SHALL NOT BE REQUIRED TO FURNISH COMPLETION OF  TRAIN-
ING  REQUIREMENTS  TO THE COMMISSIONER. NOTHING IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE
CONSTRUED TO EXEMPT SUCH HOSPITALS FROM THE APPLICABLE  REQUIREMENTS  OF
THE  PUBLIC  HEALTH  LAW.    Failure to furnish [such] AN annual list OF
NAMES AND ADDRESSES OF CURRENT MEMBERS OF  THE  BOARD  OF  DIRECTORS  OR
TRUSTEES  shall  remove  such facility or corporation from consideration
for recertification.
  (A-1) THE OFFICE SHALL ESTABLISH NO LATER THAN  OCTOBER  THIRTY-FIRST,
TWO THOUSAND TWELVE MINIMUM TRAINING REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL MEMBERS OF THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00426-02-1

S3068A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§7.39, 13.39 & 32.37, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5596A

S3068A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the training of boards of directors or trustees of certain voluntary not-for-profit facilities or corporations.

S3068A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3068A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3068--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 8, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HUNTLEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and Develop-
  mental Disabilities -- recommitted to the Committee on Alcoholism  and
  Drug  Abuse  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 mental hygiene law, in relation to the  training  of
  boards  of  directors  or trustees of certain voluntary not-for-profit
  facilities or corporations

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

  Section 1.  The section heading and subdivision (a) of section 7.39 of
the mental hygiene law, as added by chapter 800 of the laws of 1986, are
amended and a new subdivision (a-1) is added to read as follows:
        Registration,  TRAINING  and notification of boards of directors
          or trustees of certain voluntary not-for-profit facilities  or
          corporations.
  (a)  Notwithstanding  any other law, rule or regulation, the executive
director, chairperson or president of a voluntary, not-for-profit corpo-
ration or facility which is subject to the jurisdiction  of  the  office
[of  mental health] shall furnish annually to the commissioner a list of
the names and addresses of the current members of the board of directors
or trustees of such facility or corporation TOGETHER WITH THE LAST  DATE
OF THE CURRENT MEMBERS' OR TRUSTEES' COMPLETION OF THE TRAINING REQUIRE-
MENTS.    HOSPITALS  OPERATED  PURSUANT  TO  ARTICLE TWENTY-EIGHT OF THE
PUBLIC HEALTH LAW SHALL NOT BE REQUIRED TO FURNISH COMPLETION OF  TRAIN-
ING  REQUIREMENTS  TO THE COMMISSIONER. NOTHING IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE
CONSTRUED TO EXEMPT SUCH HOSPITALS FROM THE APPLICABLE  REQUIREMENTS  OF
THE  PUBLIC  HEALTH  LAW.    Failure to furnish [such] AN annual list OF
NAMES AND ADDRESSES OF CURRENT MEMBERS OF  THE  BOARD  OF  DIRECTORS  OR

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00426-03-1

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