assembly Bill A5308A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes the nurse practitioners modernization act

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2012 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 18, 2012 ordered to third reading rules cal.288
rules report cal.288
reported
Jun 13, 2012 print number 5308a
Jun 13, 2012 amend (t) and recommit to rules
reported referred to rules
Jan 04, 2012 referred to higher education
Feb 15, 2011 referred to higher education

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A5308 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3289
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6902, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A765
2013-2014: A4846

A5308 - Summary

Establishes the nurse practitioners modernization act which allows the practice of registered professional nursing by a certified nurse practitioner to include diagnosis and performance without collaboration of a licensed physician.

A5308 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5308

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 15, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GOTTFRIED, GUNTHER, PAULIN, LIFTON, LUPARDO,
  ENGLEBRIGHT, GABRYSZAK, SPANO, HOOPER, SCHROEDER,  N. RIVERA,  JAFFEE,
  SCARBOROUGH,  ROSENTHAL,  CAHILL, PRETLOW, ORTIZ -- Multi-Sponsored by
  -- M. of A. BING, BRENNAN, CUSICK,  GALEF,  HEVESI,  LATIMER,  LAVINE,
  LENTOL,  PEOPLES-STOKES,  REILLY  --  read  once  and  referred to the
  Committee on Higher Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to services performed  by
  nurse practitioners

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

  Section 1.  Short title. This act shall be known and may be  cited  as
the "nurse practitioners modernization act".
  S  2.  Subdivision 3 of section 6902 of the education law, as added by
chapter 257 of the laws of 1988, is amended to read as follows:
  3. (a) The practice of registered  professional  nursing  by  a  nurse
practitioner,  certified  under section six thousand nine hundred ten of
this article, may include the diagnosis of illness and  physical  condi-
tions  and the performance of therapeutic and corrective measures within
a specialty area of practice[, in collaboration with a  licensed  physi-
cian  qualified  to collaborate in the specialty involved, provided such
services are performed in accordance with a written  practice  agreement
and  written  practice  protocols.  The written practice agreement shall
include explicit provisions  for  the  resolution  of  any  disagreement
between the collaborating physician and the nurse practitioner regarding
a  matter of diagnosis or treatment that is within the scope of practice
of both. To the extent the practice agreement does not so provide,  then
the collaborating physician's diagnosis or treatment shall prevail].
  (b)  Prescriptions  for  drugs,  devices  and immunizing agents may be
issued by a nurse practitioner, under this subdivision and  section  six
thousand nine hundred ten of this article[, in accordance with the prac-
tice  agreement  and  practice  protocols]. The nurse practitioner shall

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01405-02-1

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A5308A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3289
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6902, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A765
2013-2014: A4846

A5308A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the nurse practitioners modernization act which allows the practice of registered professional nursing by a certified nurse practitioner to include diagnosis and performance without collaboration of a licensed physician.

A5308A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5308--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 15, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GOTTFRIED, GUNTHER, PAULIN, LIFTON, LUPARDO,
  ENGLEBRIGHT, GABRYSZAK, HOOPER, N. RIVERA, JAFFEE, SCARBOROUGH, ROSEN-
  THAL, CAHILL, PRETLOW,  ORTIZ,  BENEDETTO,  CASTRO,  GIBSON,  BRONSON,
  RUSSELL,  BRINDISI  -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BRENNAN, CROUCH,
  CUSICK, GALEF, HEVESI, LATIMER, LAVINE, LENTOL, PEOPLES-STOKES, REILLY
  -- read once and referred to the  Committee  on  Higher  Education  --
  reported  and  referred  to  the Committee on Rules -- Rules Committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to establishing the nurse
  practitioners modernization act; and providing for the repeal of  such
  provisions upon the expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "nurse practitioners modernization act".
  S  2.  Subdivision 3 of section 6902 of the education law, as added by
chapter 257 of the laws of 1988, is amended to read as follows:
  3. (a) (I) The practice of registered professional nursing by a  nurse
practitioner,  certified  under section six thousand nine hundred ten of
this article AND PRACTICING FOR FEWER THAN THIRTY-SIX MONTHS  AND  THREE
THOUSAND  SIX  HUNDRED  HOURS,  may include the diagnosis of illness and
physical conditions and the performance of  therapeutic  and  corrective
measures  within  a  specialty area of practice, in collaboration with a
licensed physician qualified to collaborate in the  specialty  involved,
provided  such services are performed in accordance with a written prac-
tice agreement and written  practice  protocols.  The  written  practice
agreement  shall  include  explicit provisions for the resolution of any
disagreement between the collaborating physician and the  nurse  practi-
tioner  regarding  a matter of diagnosis or treatment that is within the
scope of practice of both. To the extent the practice agreement does not

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01405-03-2

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