|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to health|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to health|
senate Bill S394
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S394 - Details
- Law Section:
- Public Health Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add Art 24-A-1 §§2450 - 2460, Pub Health L
- Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S394 - Summary
Authorizes stem cell research, requires informed consent; requires the provision of information regarding embryos in connection with fertility treatment and informed consent for donation of embryos for research; prohibits the sale of embryonic tissue for valuable consideration; authorizes the use of state funds for such research… (view more) establishes the commission on cloning and therapeutic research; provides for the commission on cloning and therapeutic research to make policies and oversee such state-funded research; prohibits the cloning of human beings; defines relevant terms.
S394 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S394 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to prohibiting human reproductive cloning, facilitating stem cell research, and protecting human subjects PURPOSE: Authorizes the conduct of stem cell research, requires informed consent, prohibits human reproductive cloning SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Adds new article 24-A-1 on Stem Cell Research; Human Cloning prohibited. Sections *2450 Short title *2451 Definitions *2452 Legislative intent *2453 State policy *2454 Fertility and embryo information *2455 Informed consent *2456 Prohibition *2457 Commission on cloning and therapeutic research *2458 Prohibits reproductive cloning *2459 State funding
S394 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 394 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KRUEGER -- 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 prohibiting human reproductive cloning, facilitating stem cell research, and protecting human subjects THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The public health law is amended by adding a new article 24-A-1 to read as follows: ARTICLE 24-A-1 REPRODUCTIVE CLONING PROHIBITION AND STEM CELL RESEARCH PROTECTION SECTION 2450. SHORT TITLE. 2451. DEFINITIONS. 2452. LEGISLATIVE INTENT. 2453. STATE POLICY. 2454. FERTILITY AND EMBRYO INFORMATION. 2455. INFORMED CONSENT. 2456. PROHIBITION. 2457. COMMISSION ON CLONING AND THERAPEUTIC RESEARCH. 2458. HUMAN REPRODUCTIVE CLONING PROHIBITED. 2459. STATE FUNDING. 2460. SEPARABILITY. S 2450. SHORT TITLE. THIS ACT SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS "THE REPRODUCTIVE CLONING PROHIBITION AND STEM CELL RESEARCH PROTECTION ACT". S 2451. DEFINITIONS. 1. "STEM CELL" MEANS AN UNDIFFERENTIATED CELL THAT HAS THE ABILITY TO DIVIDE FOR INDEFINITE PERIODS IN CULTURE AND IN CERTAIN PHYSIOLOGIC OR EXPERIMENTAL CONDITIONS CAN GIVE RISE TO SPECIAL- IZED DIFFERENTIATED CELLS. 2. "STEM CELL RESEARCH" MEANS RESEARCH THAT UTILIZES EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS OR ADULT STEM CELLS. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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