senate Bill S3673B

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the establishment of convenient care clinics

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 05, 2012 reported and committed to finance
May 24, 2012 print number 3673b
amend and recommit to health
Jan 04, 2012 referred to health
Jun 10, 2011 print number 3673a
amend and recommit to finance
Jun 07, 2011 reported and committed to finance
Mar 01, 2011 referred to health

Votes

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Jun 5, 2012 - Health committee Vote

S3673B
8
2
committee
8
Aye
2
Nay
5
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Health Committee Vote: Jun 5, 2012

excused (2)

Co-Sponsors

S3673 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2801-a, Pub Health L

S3673 - Summary

Relates to the establishment of convenient care clinics; authorizes the public health and health planning council to adopt/amend rules and regulations relating thereto.

S3673 - Sponsor Memo

S3673 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3673

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 1, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  HANNON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to the  establishment
  of convenient care clinics

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

  Section 1. Section 2801-a of the  public  health  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 17 to read as follows:
  17.  (A) DIAGNOSTIC OR TREATMENT CENTERS ESTABLISHED TO PROVIDE HEALTH
CARE SERVICES WITHIN THE SPACE OF A RETAIL BUSINESS OPERATION, INCLUDING
BUT NOT LIMITED TO A PHARMACY, A STORE OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC  OR  A
SHOPPING  MALL, OR WITHIN SPACE USED BY AN EMPLOYER FOR PROVIDING HEALTH
CARE SERVICES TO ITS EMPLOYEES, MAY BE OPERATED BY LEGAL ENTITIES FORMED
UNDER THE LAWS OF NEW YORK WHOSE STOCKHOLDERS OR MEMBERS, AS APPLICABLE,
ARE NOT NATURAL PERSONS AND WHOSE PRINCIPAL STOCKHOLDERS AND MEMBERS, AS
APPLICABLE, AND CONTROLLING PERSONS COMPLY WITH ALL APPLICABLE  REQUIRE-
MENTS OF THIS SECTION AND DEMONSTRATE, TO THE SATISFACTION OF THE PUBLIC
HEALTH  AND HEALTH PLANNING COUNCIL, SUFFICIENT EXPERIENCE AND EXPERTISE
IN DELIVERING HIGH QUALITY HEALTH CARE  SERVICES.  SUCH  DIAGNOSTIC  AND
TREATMENT  CENTERS  SHALL  BE REFERRED TO IN THIS SECTION AS "CONVENIENT
CARE CLINICS". FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, THE PUBLIC  HEALTH  AND
HEALTH  PLANNING  COUNCIL  SHALL  ADOPT AND AMEND RULES AND REGULATIONS,
NOTWITHSTANDING ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF THIS SECTION,  TO  ADDRESS
ANY  MATTER  IT  DEEMS  PERTINENT  TO THE ESTABLISHMENT AND OPERATION OF
CONVENIENT CARE CLINICS; PROVIDED THAT SUCH RULES AND REGULATIONS  SHALL
INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, PROVISIONS GOVERNING OR RELATING TO: (I)
ANY  DIRECT  OR  INDIRECT CHANGES OR TRANSFERS OF OWNERSHIP INTERESTS OR
VOTING RIGHTS IN SUCH ENTITIES OR  THEIR  STOCKHOLDERS  OR  MEMBERS,  AS
APPLICABLE,  AND  PROVIDE  FOR PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH PLANNING COUNCIL
APPROVAL OF ANY CHANGE IN CONTROLLING INTERESTS, PRINCIPAL STOCKHOLDERS,
CONTROLLING PERSONS, PARENT COMPANY OR SPONSORS; (II) OVERSIGHT  OF  THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00922-04-1

Co-Sponsors

S3673A - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2801-a, Pub Health L

S3673A - Summary

Relates to the establishment of convenient care clinics; authorizes the public health and health planning council to adopt/amend rules and regulations relating thereto.

S3673A - Sponsor Memo

S3673A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3673--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 1, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  HANNON,  LARKIN, OPPENHEIMER, RANZENHOFER -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Health  --  reported  favorably from said committee and
  committed to the Committee on Finance --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to the  establishment
  of convenient care clinics

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

  Section 1. Section 2801-a of the  public  health  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 17 to read as follows:
  17.  CONVENIENT  CARE  CLINICS.    (A) DIAGNOSTIC OR TREATMENT CENTERS
ESTABLISHED TO PROVIDE HEALTH CARE SERVICES WITHIN THE SPACE OF A RETAIL
BUSINESS OPERATION, SUCH AS A PHARMACY, A  STORE  OPEN  TO  THE  GENERAL
PUBLIC  OR  A  SHOPPING  MALL,  OR  WITHIN SPACE USED BY AN EMPLOYER FOR
PROVIDING HEALTH CARE SERVICES TO ITS  EMPLOYEES,  MAY  BE  OPERATED  BY
LEGAL  ENTITIES  FORMED UNDER THE LAWS OF NEW YORK WHOSE STOCKHOLDERS OR
MEMBERS, AS APPLICABLE, ARE NOT  NATURAL  PERSONS  AND  WHOSE  PRINCIPAL
STOCKHOLDERS  AND MEMBERS, AS APPLICABLE, AND CONTROLLING PERSONS COMPLY
WITH ALL APPLICABLE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS SECTION AND DEMONSTRATE, TO THE
SATISFACTION OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH  PLANNING  COUNCIL,  SUFFI-
CIENT  EXPERIENCE  AND  EXPERTISE IN DELIVERING HIGH QUALITY HEALTH CARE
SERVICES. SUCH DIAGNOSTIC AND TREATMENT CENTERS SHALL BE REFERRED TO  IN
THIS SECTION AS "CONVENIENT CARE CLINICS". FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVI-
SION,  THE  PUBLIC  HEALTH  AND  HEALTH PLANNING COUNCIL SHALL ADOPT AND
AMEND RULES AND REGULATIONS, NOTWITHSTANDING ANY INCONSISTENT  PROVISION
OF  THIS SECTION, TO ADDRESS ANY MATTER IT DEEMS PERTINENT TO THE ESTAB-
LISHMENT AND OPERATION OF CONVENIENT CARE CLINICS;  PROVIDED  THAT  SUCH
RULES  AND  REGULATIONS SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, PROVISIONS
GOVERNING OR RELATING TO: (I) ANY DIRECT OR INDIRECT CHANGES  OR  TRANS-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00922-08-1

Co-Sponsors

S3673B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2801-a, Pub Health L

S3673B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the establishment of convenient care clinics; authorizes the public health and health planning council to adopt/amend rules and regulations relating thereto.

S3673B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3673B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3673--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 1, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  HANNON,  LARKIN, OPPENHEIMER, RANZENHOFER -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Health  --  reported  favorably from said committee and
  committed to the Committee on Finance --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee -- recommitted to the  Committee  on  Health  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 public health law, in relation to the  establishment
  of convenient care clinics

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 16 of section  2801-a  of  the
public  health  law, as amended by section 57 of part A of chapter 58 of
the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  (a) The commissioner shall charge to applicants for the  establishment
of hospitals the following application fee:
    (i) For general hospitals:                              $3,000
    (ii) For nursing homes:                                 $3,000
    (iii) For safety net diagnostic and treatment centers
          as defined in paragraph (c) of this subdivision:  $1,000
    (iv) For all other diagnostic and treatment centers:    $2,000
    (V) FOR CONVENIENT CARE CLINICS                         $1,000
  S  2.  Section  2801-a of the public health law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 17 to read as follows:
  17. CONVENIENT CARE CLINICS.   (A)  DIAGNOSTIC  OR  TREATMENT  CENTERS
ESTABLISHED TO PROVIDE HEALTH CARE SERVICES WITHIN THE SPACE OF A RETAIL
BUSINESS  OPERATION,  SUCH  AS  A  PHARMACY, A STORE OPEN TO THE GENERAL
PUBLIC OR A SHOPPING MALL, MAY BE  OPERATED  BY  LEGAL  ENTITIES  FORMED
UNDER  THE LAWS OF THIS STATE WHOSE STOCKHOLDERS OR MEMBERS, AS APPLICA-
BLE, ARE NOT  NATURAL  PERSONS  AND  WHOSE  PRINCIPAL  STOCKHOLDERS  AND
MEMBERS, AS APPLICABLE, AND CONTROLLING PERSONS COMPLY WITH ALL APPLICA-
BLE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS SECTION AND DEMONSTRATE, TO THE SATISFACTION OF
THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH PLANNING COUNCIL, SUFFICIENT EXPERIENCE AND

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