assembly Bill A4846B

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes the nurse practitioners modernization act

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 01, 2014 enacting clause stricken
Jan 29, 2014 print number 4846b
Jan 29, 2014 amend and recommit to higher education
Jan 08, 2014 referred to higher education
Jun 03, 2013 print number 4846a
Jun 03, 2013 amend and recommit to higher education
Feb 11, 2013 referred to higher education

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A4846 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4611
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6902, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A765
2011-2012: A5308

A4846 - 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.

A4846 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4846

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 11, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GOTTFRIED, GUNTHER, PAULIN, LIFTON, LUPARDO,
  ENGLEBRIGHT,  GABRYSZAK,  HOOPER,  JAFFEE,   SCARBOROUGH,   ROSENTHAL,
  CAHILL,  PRETLOW, ORTIZ, BENEDETTO, CASTRO, GIBSON, RUSSELL, BRINDISI,
  RIVERA -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.  ABINANTI, BOYLAND,  BRENNAN,
  CROUCH,    CUSICK,    GALEF,    HEVESI,   LAVINE,   LENTOL,   MILLMAN,
  PEOPLES-STOKES, PERRY -- read once and referred to  the  Committee  on
  Higher Education

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
so  provide,  then  the collaborating physician's diagnosis or treatment
shall prevail. IN THE EVENT THAT (I) AN EXISTING WRITTEN PRACTICE AGREE-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06944-02-3

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A4846A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4611
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6902, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A765
2011-2012: A5308

A4846A - 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.

A4846A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4846--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 11, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GOTTFRIED, GUNTHER, PAULIN, LIFTON, LUPARDO,
  ENGLEBRIGHT,  GABRYSZAK,  HOOPER,  JAFFEE,   SCARBOROUGH,   ROSENTHAL,
  CAHILL,  PRETLOW,  ORTIZ, BENEDETTO, GIBSON, RUSSELL, BRINDISI, RIVERA
  -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ABINANTI, BOYLAND, BRENNAN,  CROUCH,
  CUSICK,  GALEF, HEVESI, LAVINE, LENTOL, MILLMAN, PEOPLES-STOKES, PERRY
  -- read once and referred to the  Committee  on  Higher  Education  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

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, 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 physician
qualified to  collaborate  in  the  specialty  involved,  provided  such
services  are  performed in accordance with a written practice agreement
and written practice protocols EXCEPT AS PERMITTED BY PARAGRAPH  (B)  OF
THIS SUBDIVISION.  The written practice agreement shall include explicit
provisions  for  the  resolution of any disagreement between the collab-
orating physician and the nurse practitioner regarding a matter of diag-
nosis or treatment that is within the scope of practice of both. To  the
extent  the practice agreement does not so provide, then the collaborat-
ing physician's diagnosis or treatment shall prevail.
  (II) IN THE EVENT THAT (A) AN EXISTING WRITTEN PRACTICE AGREEMENT WITH
A COLLABORATING PHYSICIAN TERMINATES AS A RESULT OF:  THE  COLLABORATING
PHYSICIAN  MOVING, RETIRING, NO LONGER NEEDING THE SERVICES OF THE NURSE

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A4846B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4611
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6902, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A765
2011-2012: A5308

A4846B (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.

A4846B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4846--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 11, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GOTTFRIED, GUNTHER, PAULIN, LIFTON, LUPARDO,
  ENGLEBRIGHT, HOOPER, JAFFEE, SCARBOROUGH, ROSENTHAL, CAHILL,  PRETLOW,
  ORTIZ,  BENEDETTO,  RUSSELL, BRINDISI, RIVERA -- Multi-Sponsored by --
  M. of A.  ABINANTI, BOYLAND, BRENNAN, CROUCH, CUSICK,  GALEF,  HEVESI,
  LAVINE,  LENTOL,  MILLMAN,  PEOPLES-STOKES,  PERRY  --  read  once and
  referred to the Committee on Higher Education -- committee discharged,
  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
  committee  --  recommitted  to  the  Committee  on Higher Education in
  accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

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, 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 physician
qualified to  collaborate  in  the  specialty  involved,  provided  such
services  are  performed in accordance with a written practice agreement
and written practice protocols EXCEPT AS PERMITTED BY PARAGRAPH  (B)  OF
THIS SUBDIVISION.  The written practice agreement shall include explicit
provisions  for  the  resolution of any disagreement between the collab-
orating physician and the nurse practitioner regarding a matter of diag-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06944-06-4

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