|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 29, 2014||referred to local governments|
delivered to assembly
|May 19, 2014||advanced to third reading|
|May 14, 2014||2nd report cal.|
|May 13, 2014||1st report cal.734|
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to local government|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Jun 03, 2013||referred to local governments|
delivered to assembly
|May 06, 2013||advanced to third reading|
|May 01, 2013||2nd report cal.|
|Apr 30, 2013||1st report cal.485|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to local government|
senate Bill S1063
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1063 - Details
S1063 - Summary
Authorizes mutual aid agreements between counties for the provision of services by coroners and medical examiners; establishes medical-legal investigation training requirements for coroners and coroner's deputies.
S1063 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1063 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the county law, in relation to mutual aid agreements between counties for the provision of services by coroners and medical examiners and establishes certain training requirements PURPOSE: To allow coroners' services from adjacent counties to assist a county in a time of disaster and to establish training requirements for coroners. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the county law by adding two new sections 672 and 672-a, which authorizes counties to enter into written or mutual aid agreements far the provision of services provided by the county coroner's office or the office of the medical examiner in such counties requirement. Also, this bill shall not alter the liability of any county that enters into a mutual aid agreement under this bill to a third party claimant for any cause of action that arises out of such an agreement. Proper venue shall be any of the counties involved. In addition, certain training requirements are established for coroners. Section 2 states the effective date.
S1063 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1063 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sens. MAZIARZ, BONACIC, DeFRANCISCO, GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT to amend the county law, in relation to mutual aid agreements between counties for the provision of services by coroners and medical examiners and establishes certain training requirements THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The county law is amended by adding two new sections 672 and 672-a to read as follows: S 672. MUTUAL AID AGREEMENTS FOR CORONERS' SERVICES. 1. TWO OR MORE COUNTIES ARE AUTHORIZED TO ENTER INTO WRITTEN MUTUAL AID AGREEMENTS FOR THE PROVISION OF SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE COUNTY CORONER'S OFFICE OR OFFICE OF THE MEDICAL EXAMINER IN SUCH COUNTIES. EACH COUNTY SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ACTS OR OMISSIONS OF ITS EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS WHEN ACTING PURSUANT TO SUCH AN AGREEMENT IN THE SAME MANNER AND TO THE SAME EXTENT AS IF SUCH ACTS OR OMISSIONS OCCURRED WITHIN THE COUNTY; AND SUCH EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS SHALL HAVE IMMUNITIES AND PRIVILEGES FOR THEIR ACTS OR OMISSIONS WHEN ACTING PURSUANT TO SUCH AN AGREEMENT IN THE SAME MANNER AND TO THE SAME EXTENT AS IF SUCH ACTS OR OMISSIONS OCCURRED WITHIN THE COUNTY; EXCEPT THAT SUCH A CONTRACT MAY APPORTION LIABILITY OTHERWISE BETWEEN OR AMONG THE COUNTIES. 2. NOTHING IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE CONSTRUED TO ALTER THE LIABILITY OF ANY COUNTY THAT ENTERS INTO A MUTUAL AID AGREEMENT PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION TO A THIRD PARTY CLAIMANT FOR ANY CAUSE OF ACTION THAT ARISES OUT OF SUCH AGREEMENT. THE PROPER VENUE FOR ANY SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION SHALL BE IN ANY OF THE COUNTIES INVOLVED IN SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION. S 672-A. TRAINING REQUIREMENTS FOR CORONERS AND CORONER'S DEPUTIES. EACH CORONER AND CORONER'S DEPUTY, WHETHER ELECTED OR APPOINTED PURSUANT TO SECTION FOUR HUNDRED OF THIS CHAPTER, SHALL ATTEND AND SUCCESSFULLY EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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