senate Bill S1015B

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to permitting requirements for children's camps; repealer

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 23, 2014 print number 1015e
amend and recommit to health
Jan 08, 2014 referred to health
Jun 19, 2013 print number 1015d
amend and recommit to health
May 07, 2013 print number 1015c
amend and recommit to health
Apr 23, 2013 print number 1015b
amend (t) and recommit to health
Mar 22, 2013 print number 1015a
amend and recommit to health
Jan 09, 2013 referred to health

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S1015 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2193A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1391, 1392, 1393, 1394, 1394-a & 1395, rpld §1392-a, add §1393-a, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A2193
2011-2012: A7204A, S4615A

S1015 - Summary

Relates to permitting requirements for children's camps including permit requirements, inspection requirements and violations.

S1015 - Sponsor Memo

S1015 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1015

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LIBOUS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to single-purpose day
  camps

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 2 of section 1392 of the public health law, as
amended by chapter 439 of the laws  of  2009,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  2.  "Summer  day  camp" shall mean a property consisting of a tract of
land and any tents, vehicles, buildings or other structures that may  be
pertinent  to  its use, any part of which may be occupied on a scheduled
basis at any time between June first and September fifteenth in any year
by children under sixteen years of age under  general  supervision,  for
the purpose of ANY indoor or outdoor organized group activities, involv-
ing ONE OR MORE nonpassive recreational activities with significant risk
of injury, as such activities are defined by the department in rules and
regulations,  for a period of less than twenty-four hours on any day the
property is so occupied, and on which no provisions are made  for  over-
night  occupancy by such children. The commissioner shall have the power
to except by rule from this article  and  the  sanitary  code  a  place,
facility  or  activity that is not within the intent of this definition,
PROVIDED THAT NO EXCEPTION MAY BE GRANTED TO A SUMMER DAY CAMP WHICH  IS
DEDICATED  TO A SINGLE ACTIVITY IF THAT ACTIVITY MEETS THE CRITERIA OF A
NONPASSIVE RECREATIONAL ACTIVITY WITH SIGNIFICANT RISK OF INJURY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect April 1, 2014.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04908-01-3

S1015A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2193A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1391, 1392, 1393, 1394, 1394-a & 1395, rpld §1392-a, add §1393-a, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A2193
2011-2012: A7204A, S4615A

S1015A - Summary

Relates to permitting requirements for children's camps including permit requirements, inspection requirements and violations.

S1015A - Sponsor Memo

S1015A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1015--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LIBOUS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Health  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to single-purpose day
  camps

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 1392 of the public health law,  as
amended  by  chapter  439  of  the  laws  of 2009, is amended to read as
follows:
  2. "Summer day camp" shall mean a property consisting of  a  tract  of
land  and any tents, vehicles, buildings or other structures that may be
pertinent to its use, any part of which may be occupied on  a  scheduled
basis at any time between June first and September fifteenth in any year
by  children  under  sixteen years of age under general supervision, for
the purpose of ANY indoor or outdoor organized group activities, involv-
ing ONE OR MORE nonpassive recreational activities with significant risk
of injury, as such activities are defined by the department in rules and
regulations, for a period of less than twenty-four hours on any day  the
property  is  so occupied, and on which no provisions are made for over-
night occupancy by such children. The commissioner shall have the  power
to  except  by  rule  from  this  article and the sanitary code a place,
facility or activity that is not within the intent of  this  definition,
PROVIDED  THAT NO EXCEPTION MAY BE GRANTED TO A SUMMER DAY CAMP WHICH IS
DEDICATED TO A SINGLE ACTIVITY IF THAT ACTIVITY MEETS THE CRITERIA OF  A
NONPASSIVE RECREATIONAL ACTIVITY WITH SIGNIFICANT RISK OF INJURY.
  S  2. This act shall take effect on the first of April next succeeding
the date on which it shall have become a law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04908-03-3

Co-Sponsors

S1015B - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2193A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1391, 1392, 1393, 1394, 1394-a & 1395, rpld §1392-a, add §1393-a, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A2193
2011-2012: A7204A, S4615A

S1015B - Summary

Relates to permitting requirements for children's camps including permit requirements, inspection requirements and violations.

S1015B - Sponsor Memo

S1015B - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1015--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LIBOUS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Health  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in  relation  to  the  permitting
  requirements for children's camps; and to repeal certain provisions of
  such law relating thereto

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

  Section 1.  Section 1391 of the public health law, as added by chapter
515 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
  S 1391. Declaration of public policy. It is the declared policy of the
state of New York to protect the health, safety and welfare of  children
attending  what  are  commonly  called children's overnight, summer day,
[and] traveling summer day, AND SINGLE-PURPOSE DAY camps.
  S 2.  Section 1392 of the public health law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 5 to read as follows:
  5. "SINGLE-PURPOSE DAY CAMP" SHALL MEAN A  PROPERTY  CONSISTING  OF  A
TRACT  OF  LAND  AND  ANY TENTS, VEHICLES, BUILDINGS OR OTHER STRUCTURES
THAT MAY BE PERTINENT TO ITS USE, ANY PART OF WHICH MAY BE OCCUPIED ON A
SCHEDULED BASIS AT ANY TIME BETWEEN JUNE FIRST AND  SEPTEMBER  FIFTEENTH
IN  ANY YEAR BY CHILDREN UNDER SIXTEEN YEARS OF AGE UNDER GENERAL SUPER-
VISION, FOR THE PURPOSE OF A SINGLE INDOOR  OR OUTDOOR  ORGANIZED  GROUP
ACTIVITY,  INVOLVING A NONPASSIVE RECREATIONAL ACTIVITY WITH SIGNIFICANT
RISK OF INJURY, AS SUCH ACTIVITIES ARE  DEFINED  BY  THE  DEPARTMENT  IN
RULES  AND  REGULATIONS,  FOR A PERIOD OF LESS THAN TWENTY-FOUR HOURS ON
ANY DAY THE PROPERTY IS SO OCCUPIED, AND ON WHICH NO PROVISIONS ARE MADE
FOR OVERNIGHT OCCUPANCY BY SUCH CHILDREN. THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  HAVE
THE  POWER  TO  EXCEPT BY RULE FROM THIS ARTICLE AND THE SANITARY CODE A

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

Co-Sponsors

S1015C - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2193A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1391, 1392, 1393, 1394, 1394-a & 1395, rpld §1392-a, add §1393-a, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A2193
2011-2012: A7204A, S4615A

S1015C - Summary

Relates to permitting requirements for children's camps including permit requirements, inspection requirements and violations.

S1015C - Sponsor Memo

S1015C - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1015--C

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. LIBOUS, LATIMER, MARTINS -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Health
  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
  and recommitted  to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the public health law, in relation to the permitting
  requirements for children's camps; and to repeal certain provisions of
  such law relating thereto

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

  Section 1.  Section 1391 of the public health law, as added by chapter
515 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
  S 1391. Declaration of public policy. It is the declared policy of the
state  of New York to protect the health, safety and welfare of children
attending what are commonly called  children's  overnight,  summer  day,
[and] traveling summer day, AND SINGLE-PURPOSE DAY camps.
  S 2.  Section 1392 of the public health law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 5 to read as follows:
  5.  "SINGLE-PURPOSE  DAY  CAMP"  SHALL MEAN A PROPERTY CONSISTING OF A
TRACT OF LAND AND ANY TENTS, VEHICLES,  BUILDINGS  OR  OTHER  STRUCTURES
THAT MAY BE PERTINENT TO ITS USE, ANY PART OF WHICH MAY BE OCCUPIED ON A
SCHEDULED  BASIS  AT ANY TIME BETWEEN JUNE FIRST AND SEPTEMBER FIFTEENTH
IN ANY YEAR BY CHILDREN UNDER SIXTEEN YEARS OF AGE UNDER GENERAL  SUPER-
VISION,  FOR  THE PURPOSE OF A SINGLE INDOOR  OR OUTDOOR ORGANIZED GROUP
ACTIVITY, INVOLVING A NONPASSIVE RECREATIONAL ACTIVITY WITH  SIGNIFICANT
RISK  OF  INJURY,  AS  SUCH  ACTIVITIES ARE DEFINED BY THE DEPARTMENT IN
RULES AND REGULATIONS, FOR A PERIOD OF LESS THAN  TWENTY-FOUR  HOURS  ON
ANY DAY THE PROPERTY IS SO OCCUPIED, AND ON WHICH NO PROVISIONS ARE MADE

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

Co-Sponsors

S1015D - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2193A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1391, 1392, 1393, 1394, 1394-a & 1395, rpld §1392-a, add §1393-a, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A2193
2011-2012: A7204A, S4615A

S1015D - Summary

Relates to permitting requirements for children's camps including permit requirements, inspection requirements and violations.

S1015D - Sponsor Memo

S1015D - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1015--D

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. LIBOUS, CARLUCCI, LATIMER, MARTINS -- read twice and
  ordered  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
  Health -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended  and  recommitted  to  said committee -- committee discharged,
  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
  committee  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said  committee  --  committee  discharged,
  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said
  committee

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in  relation  to  the  permitting
  requirements for children's camps; and to repeal certain provisions of
  such law relating thereto

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

  Section 1.  Section 1391 of the public health law, as added by chapter
515 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
  S 1391. Declaration of public policy. It is the declared policy of the
state of New York to protect the health, safety and welfare of  children
attending  what  are  commonly  called children's overnight, summer day,
[and] traveling summer day, AND SINGLE-PURPOSE DAY camps.
  S 2.  Section 1392 of the public health law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 5 to read as follows:
  5. "SINGLE-PURPOSE DAY CAMP" SHALL MEAN A  PROPERTY  CONSISTING  OF  A
TRACT  OF  LAND  AND  ANY TENTS, VEHICLES, BUILDINGS OR OTHER STRUCTURES
THAT MAY BE PERTINENT TO ITS USE, ANY PART OF WHICH MAY BE OCCUPIED ON A
SCHEDULED BASIS AT ANY TIME BETWEEN JUNE FIRST AND  SEPTEMBER  FIFTEENTH
IN  ANY YEAR BY CHILDREN UNDER SIXTEEN YEARS OF AGE UNDER GENERAL SUPER-
VISION, FOR THE PURPOSE OF A SINGLE INDOOR  OR OUTDOOR  ORGANIZED  GROUP
ACTIVITY,  INVOLVING A NONPASSIVE RECREATIONAL ACTIVITY WITH SIGNIFICANT
RISK OF INJURY, AS SUCH ACTIVITIES ARE  DEFINED  BY  THE  DEPARTMENT  IN

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

Co-Sponsors

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S1015E (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2193A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1391, 1392, 1393, 1394, 1394-a & 1395, rpld §1392-a, add §1393-a, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A2193
2011-2012: A7204A, S4615A

S1015E (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to permitting requirements for children's camps including permit requirements, inspection requirements and violations.

S1015E (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1015E (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1015--E

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. LIBOUS, CARLUCCI, LATIMER, MARTINS -- read twice and
  ordered  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
  Health -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended  and  recommitted  to  said committee -- committee discharged,
  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
  committee  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said  committee  --  committee  discharged,
  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said
  committee -- recommitted to the Committee on Health in accordance with
  Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the public health law, in relation to the permitting
  requirements for children's camps; and to repeal certain provisions of
  such law relating thereto

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

  Section 1.  Section 1391 of the public health law, as added by chapter
515 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
  S 1391. Declaration of public policy. It is the declared policy of the
state  of New York to protect the health, safety and welfare of children
attending what are commonly called  children's  overnight,  summer  day,
[and] traveling summer day, AND SINGLE-PURPOSE DAY camps.
  S  2.  The  opening  paragraph of subdivision 2 of section 1392 of the
public health law is designated paragraph a and a  new  paragraph  b  is
added to read as follows:
  B.  "SINGLE-PURPOSE  DAY  CAMP"  SHALL MEAN A PROPERTY CONSISTING OF A
TRACT OF LAND AND ANY TENTS, VEHICLES,  BUILDINGS  OR  OTHER  STRUCTURES
THAT MAY BE PERTINENT TO ITS USE, ANY PART OF WHICH MAY BE OCCUPIED ON A
SCHEDULED  BASIS  AT ANY TIME BETWEEN JUNE FIRST AND SEPTEMBER FIFTEENTH
IN ANY YEAR BY CHILDREN UNDER SIXTEEN YEARS OF AGE UNDER GENERAL  SUPER-

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

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