|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to health|
|Jan 17, 2013||referred to health|
assembly Bill A2636
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
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A2636 (ACTIVE) - Details
A2636 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Directs the commissioner of health to establish a uniform letter grading system to classify the result of an inspection of a mobile public food service establishment or pushcart in cities with a population of two million or more; directs such commissioner and local health officers to require the display of any letter grade received pursuant to such system; requires reinspection of establishment receiving a grade of less than "A".
A2636 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2636 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 17, 2013 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. MOYA -- read once and referred to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to the establishment of a letter grading system to classify inspection results for push- carts in cities having a population of two million or more 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 section 1352-d to read as follows: S 1352-D. FOOD PUSHCART SERVICE GRADING SYSTEM; CITIES OF TWO MILLION OR MORE. 1. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH A SYSTEM FOR GRADING INSPECTION RESULTS FOR MOBILE FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENTS AND PUSHCARTS AS DEFINED IN THE STATE SANITARY CODE, OPERATED IN CITIES WITH A POPU- LATION OF TWO MILLION OR MORE. 2. SUCH SYSTEM SHALL USE AND POST LETTERS A, B OR C TO IDENTIFY AND REPRESENT SUCH GRADING AND CLASSIFICATION WITH ALL OTHER LOWER GRADES BEING DEEMED TO BE FAILING GRADES. IN ESTABLISHING SUCH SYSTEM OF GRAD- ING, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL TAKE INTO ACCOUNT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS TITLE AND THE PROVISIONS OF THE SANITARY CODE TO ESTABLISH A GRADING SYSTEM THAT REFLECTS THE SAFETY AND SANITATION OF THE PREMISES AND FOOD HANDLING PRACTICES TO ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH STATE AND LOCAL HEALTH LAWS. 3. EACH SUCH MOBILE FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENT OR PUSHCART SHALL CONSPICUOUSLY POST AT THE POINT OF SALE THE LETTER GRADE IDENTIFYING AND REPRESENTING THE RESULT OF SUCH ESTABLISHMENT'S OR PUSHCART'S MOST RECENTLY GRADED INSPECTION BY THE LOCAL HEALTH OFFICER OR THE ENTITY RESPONSIBLE FOR SUCH INSPECTION. SUCH POSTING SHALL BE DONE IN ACCORD- ANCE WITH RULES AND REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE COMMISSIONER. FOR ANY MOBILE PUBLIC FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENT OR PUSHCART RECEIVING A GRADE LOWER THAN "A", THE LOCAL HEALTH OFFICER OR THE ENTITY PERFORMING THE INSPECTION SHALL ADVISE THE ESTABLISHMENT OR PUSHCART OF ITS GRADE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00323-01-3
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