assembly Bill A1610A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires the office of alcoholism and substance abuse services to develop training materials for screening for alcoholism and chemical dependency

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 12, 2014 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 08, 2014 advanced to third reading cal.638
May 06, 2014 reported
Apr 01, 2014 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 23, 2014 print number 1610a
Jan 23, 2014 amend and recommit to alcoholism and drug abuse
Jan 22, 2014 committed to alcoholism and drug abuse
Jan 08, 2014 ordered to third reading cal.88
returned to assembly
died in senate
Jun 18, 2013 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 17, 2013 ordered to third reading rules cal.298
rules report cal.298
reported
Jun 13, 2013 reported referred to rules
reported referred to ways and means
Jan 09, 2013 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse

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A1610 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6309
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §19.07, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A7804
2015-2016: A885
2017-2018: A3091
2019-2020: A3391

A1610 - Summary

Requires the office of alcoholism and substance abuse services to develop training materials for health care providers and qualified health professionals, recognized by the office to enable the implementation of the screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment program, regarding screening for alcoholism and chemical dependency.

A1610 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1610

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  CYMBROWITZ -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.
  ARROYO -- read once and referred to the Committee  on  Alcoholism  and
  Drug Abuse

AN  ACT  to  amend  the mental hygiene law, in relation to requiring the
  office of alcoholism and substance abuse services to develop  training
  materials for health care providers and qualified health professionals
  to  encourage implementation of the screening, brief intervention, and
  referral to treatment program

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

  Section  1.  Section  19.07  of  the  mental hygiene law is amended by
adding a new subdivision (i) to read as follows:
  (I) THE OFFICE OF ALCOHOLISM AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES, IN  CONSUL-
TATION  WITH  THE  COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH, SHALL PROVIDE AND PUBLISH, IN
ELECTRONIC OR OTHER FORMAT, TRAINING MATERIALS FOR HEALTH  CARE  PROVID-
ERS,  AS  DEFINED BY SUBDIVISION SIX OF SECTION TWO HUNDRED THIRTY-EIGHT
OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW, AND QUALIFIED HEALTH PROFESSIONALS, RECOGNIZED
BY THE OFFICE TO ENABLE  THE  IMPLEMENTATION  OF  THE  SCREENING,  BRIEF
INTERVENTION,  AND  REFERRAL TO TREATMENT PROGRAM (SBIRT). SUCH TRAINING
MATERIALS SHALL INCLUDE ANY AND ALL MATERIALS NECESSARY TO INFORM HEALTH
CARE PROVIDERS AND QUALIFIED HEALTH  PROFESSIONALS  OF  THE  METHOD  FOR
ADMINISTERING  THE SBIRT PROGRAM TO A PATIENT IN THE CARE OF HEALTH CARE
PROVIDERS OR QUALIFIED HEALTH  PROFESSIONALS.  SUCH  TRAINING  MATERIALS
SHALL  BE  MADE  AVAILABLE TO HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS AND QUALIFIED HEALTH
PROFESSIONALS THROUGH THE  OFFICIAL  WEBSITES  OF  THE  OFFICE  AND  THE
DEPARTMENT  OF  HEALTH  AND BY ANY OTHER MEANS DEEMED APPROPRIATE BY THE
COMMISSIONER.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06197-01-3

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A1610A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6309
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §19.07, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A7804
2015-2016: A885
2017-2018: A3091
2019-2020: A3391

A1610A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the office of alcoholism and substance abuse services to develop training materials for health care providers and qualified health professionals, recognized by the office to enable the implementation of the screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment program, regarding screening for alcoholism and chemical dependency.

A1610A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1610--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. CYMBROWITZ, CRESPO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of
  A. ARROYO -- read once and referred to the Committee on Alcoholism and
  Drug Abuse -- ordered to a third reading -- committed to the Committee
  on  Alcoholism  and  Drug Abuse -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in  relation  to  requiring  the
  office  of alcoholism and substance abuse services to develop training
  materials for health care providers and qualified health professionals
  to encourage implementation of the screening, brief intervention,  and
  referral to treatment program

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

  Section 1. Section 19.07 of the  mental  hygiene  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision (j) to read as follows:
  (J)  THE OFFICE OF ALCOHOLISM AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES, IN CONSUL-
TATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH, SHALL PROVIDE  AND  PUBLISH,  IN
ELECTRONIC  OR  OTHER FORMAT, TRAINING MATERIALS FOR HEALTH CARE PROVID-
ERS, AS DEFINED BY SUBDIVISION SIX OF SECTION TWO  HUNDRED  THIRTY-EIGHT
OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW, AND QUALIFIED HEALTH PROFESSIONALS, RECOGNIZED
BY  THE  OFFICE  TO  ENABLE  THE  IMPLEMENTATION OF THE SCREENING, BRIEF
INTERVENTION, AND REFERRAL TO TREATMENT PROGRAM (SBIRT).  SUCH  TRAINING
MATERIALS SHALL INCLUDE ANY AND ALL MATERIALS NECESSARY TO INFORM HEALTH
CARE  PROVIDERS  AND  QUALIFIED  HEALTH  PROFESSIONALS OF THE METHOD FOR
ADMINISTERING THE SBIRT PROGRAM TO A PATIENT IN THE CARE OF HEALTH  CARE
PROVIDERS  OR  QUALIFIED  HEALTH  PROFESSIONALS. SUCH TRAINING MATERIALS
SHALL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS  AND  QUALIFIED  HEALTH
PROFESSIONALS  THROUGH  THE  OFFICIAL  WEBSITES  OF  THE  OFFICE AND THE
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND BY ANY OTHER MEANS DEEMED  APPROPRIATE  BY  THE
COMMISSIONER.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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