senate Bill S3881

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Allows nurse practitioners to perform any function in conjunction with the making of a diagnosis of illness or physical condition

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
Apr 25, 2012 advanced to third reading
Apr 19, 2012 2nd report cal.
Apr 18, 2012 1st report cal.532
Jan 04, 2012 referred to higher education
Jun 24, 2011 committed to rules
Jun 14, 2011 advanced to third reading
Jun 13, 2011 2nd report cal.
Jun 07, 2011 1st report cal.1113
Mar 08, 2011 referred to higher education

Votes

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Apr 18, 2012 - Higher Education committee Vote

S3881
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Higher Education Committee Vote: Apr 18, 2012

excused (1)

Jun 7, 2011 - Higher Education committee Vote

S3881
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Higher Education Committee Vote: Jun 7, 2011

aye wr (3)

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S3881 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2157
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง6902, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7975, A10218A

S3881 - Summary

Allows nurse practitioners to perform any function in conjunction with the making of a diagnosis of illness or physical condition.

S3881 - Sponsor Memo

S3881 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3881

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 8, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  HANNON -- 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  authorizing  nurse
  practitioners  to  perform functions in conjunction with diagnosing an
  illness

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  3  of  section  6902 of the education law is
amended by adding a new paragraph (h) to read as follows:
  (H) A NURSE PRACTITIONER MAY PERFORM ANY FUNCTION IN CONJUNCTION  WITH
THE  MAKING  OF  A  DIAGNOSIS  OF  ILLNESS OR PHYSICAL CONDITION, OR THE
PERFORMANCE OF THERAPEUTIC AND CORRECTIVE MEASURES  WITHIN  A  SPECIALTY
AREA  OF  PRACTICE  LAWFULLY  PERFORMED BY THE NURSE PRACTITIONER IN ANY
HEALTH CARE SETTING, THAT A STATUTE AUTHORIZES OR DIRECTS A PHYSICIAN TO
PERFORM. THIS SECTION SHALL NOT BE CONSTRUED TO INCREASE OR DECREASE THE
LAWFUL SCOPE OF PRACTICE OF A NURSE PRACTITIONER UNDER THIS CHAPTER.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05376-01-1

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