senate Bill S6980

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the organization of university faculty practice corporations and physical therapy programs

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A10002 - Signed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 01, 2012 signed chap.323
Jul 20, 2012 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2012 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.741
substituted for s6980
Jun 21, 2012 substituted by a10002
May 16, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 15, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 14, 2012 1st report cal.741
Apr 19, 2012 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Votes

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May 14, 2012 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: May 14, 2012

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S6980 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10002
Law Section:
Not-for-Profit Corporation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1412, N-PC L

S6980 - Summary

Relates to the organization of university faculty practice corporations and physical therapy programs.

S6980 - Sponsor Memo

S6980 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6980

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 19, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations, Author-
  ities and Commissions

AN ACT to amend the not-for-profit corporation law, in relation  to  the
  organization of university faculty practice corporations

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (a), (c) and (e) of section 1412 of the not-for-
profit corporation law, as amended by chapter 253 of the laws  of  1999,
are amended to read as follows:
  (a)  Organization.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, one or
more individuals who are duly authorized  by  law  to  render  the  same
professional service, which shall be the practice of medicine, the prac-
tice  of dentistry, the practice of chiropractics, THE PRACTICE OF PHYS-
ICAL THERAPY or the practice of optometry, and who are  members  of  the
faculty of the same accredited medical school, dental school, chiroprac-
tic college, COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY WITH AN ACCREDITED DOCTOR OF PHYSICAL
THERAPY PROGRAM or optometry college, as applicable, in the state of New
York  may organize, or cause to be organized, a university faculty prac-
tice corporation under this article (1) for the  purpose  of  supporting
the educational mission of such school by providing clinical instruction
and  supervision  of students of such school, interns and residents and,
incident thereto, rendering professional services and (2) which shall be
operated in compliance with (A) section 501(c)(3) of the  United  States
internal  revenue  code  and  (B)  the  faculty practice plan with which
members of the faculty of such school are required to comply, as amended
from time to time.
  (c) Certificate of incorporation. The certificate of incorporation  of
a university faculty practice corporation shall meet the requirements of
this  chapter  and  shall have attached thereto a certificate or certif-
icates issued by the licensing authority certifying  that  each  of  the
proposed members, if any, directors and officers is authorized by law to
practice  the  profession  which  the  corporation is being organized to
practice. The certificate shall also state (1) the name of  the  medical

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

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