assembly Bill A10623

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to prescription drug reform; repealer

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  • Introduced
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 27, 2012 signed chap.447
delivered to governor
Jun 11, 2012 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.142
substituted for a10623
Jun 11, 2012 substituted by s7637
rules report cal.142
reported
reported referred to rules
reported referred to ways and means
reported referred to codes
Jun 08, 2012 referred to health

Votes

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Jun 11, 2012 - Health committee Vote

S7637
16
0
committee
16
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 11, 2012 - Rules committee Vote

S7637
22
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committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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A10623 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7637
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §21, §3306 schedule II sub (b) ¶6, amd Pub Health L, generally; amd §6810, Ed L; amd §220.00, Pen L

A10623 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the Internet system for tracking over-prescribing (I-STOP) act and creates a prescription monitoring program registry (part A); relates to prescription drug forms, electronic prescribing and language assistance (part B); relates to schedules of controlled substances (part C); relates to continuing education for practitioners and pharmacists in prescription pain medication awareness and the duties of the pain management awareness workgroup (part D) (view more) relates to the safe disposal of controlled substances (part E).

A10623 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  10623

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 8, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  COMMITTEE  ON  RULES  -- (at request of M. of A. Cusick,
  Gottfried, Silver,  Barrett,  Bronson,  Zebrowski,  Ramos,  Gabryszak,
  Cymbrowitz,  Weisenberg, Jaffee, Robinson, Thiele, Weprin, Canestrari,
  Farrell, Brindisi, Cook, Crespo,  Dinowitz,  Galef,  Gibson,  Gunther,
  Hooper, Jacobs, Lentol, Lupardo, Magee, Perry, Ryan, Schimel, Simanow-
  itz, Simotas, Skartados, Sweeney, Titone) -- (at request of the Gover-
  nor) -- (at request of the Attorney General) -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Health

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public  health law, in relation to enacting the
  internet system for tracking over-prescribing (I-STOP) act and  creat-
  ing  a prescription monitoring program registry (Part A); to amend the
  public health law and the education law, in relation  to  prescription
  drug  forms,  electronic  prescribing  and language assistance; and to
  repeal section 21 of the public health law, relating thereto (Part B);
  to amend the public health law and the penal law, in relation to sche-
  dules of controlled substances; and to repeal  certain  provisions  of
  the  public  health law relating thereto (Part C); to amend the public
  health law, in relation to continuing education for practitioners  and
  pharmacists  in  prescription pain medication awareness and the duties
  of the prescription pain management awareness workgroup (Part D);  and
  to  amend  the  public health law, in relation to the safe disposal of
  controlled substances (Part E)

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

  Section  1.  Legislative  findings and intent.   The legislature finds
that  prescription  drugs,  particularly  controlled   substances,   are
increasingly  subject  to criminal diversion and abuse, which can result
in addiction, adverse drug events, accidental  death  due  to  overdose,
violent  or  self-injurious  behavior,  family  conflicts, and increased
costs to businesses and the health care system.
  The legislature further finds that such diversion and  abuse  will  be
mitigated  by:  establishing  a prescription monitoring program registry
containing data about controlled substances  dispensed  to  individuals,
reported  on  a real time basis; requiring health care practitioners and

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

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