senate Bill S1986A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires single-purpose day camps to ascertain whether an employee or volunteer is listed on the state sex offender registry pursuant to article six-C of the correction law

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to health
May 03, 2013 print number 1986a
amend (t) and recommit to health
Jan 09, 2013 referred to health

S1986 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7487
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 13-B Art Head, §§1392 & 1393, add §1394-c, Pub Health L; amd §424-a, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5239

S1986 - Summary

Requires single-purpose day camps to ascertain whether an employee or volunteer is listed on the state sex offender registry pursuant to article six-C of the correction law; defines "single-purpose day camp".

S1986 - Sponsor Memo

S1986 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1986

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public health law and the social  services  law,  in
  relation  to requiring single activity clinics to ascertain whether an
  employee or volunteer is listed on the  state  sex  offender  registry
  pursuant to article six-C of the correction law

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

  Section 1. Section 1392 of the public health law is amended by  adding
a new subdivision 3-a to read as follows:
  3-A.  "SINGLE  ACTIVITY  CLINIC"  SHALL MEAN ANY PERSON, FIRM, LIMITED
LIABILITY COMPANY, ASSOCIATION AND OPERATION WHICH OPERATES  ANY  SINGLE
ACTIVITY CLINIC OR RUNS ANY TYPE OF ORGANIZED ACTIVITY FOR A FEE INVOLV-
ING  PARTICIPANTS  UNDER  THE  AGE  OF  EIGHTEEN FROM JUNE FIRST THROUGH
SEPTEMBER FIFTEENTH.
  S 2. Section 1393 of the public health law, as added by chapter 515 of
the laws of 2000, subdivision 4 as amended by chapter 439 of the laws of
2009, is amended to read as follows:
  S 1393. Permit requirements. 1. No person, firm, corporation, or asso-
ciation shall operate a children's overnight,  SINGLE  ACTIVITY  CLINIC,
summer  day,  or  traveling  summer  day  camp without first obtaining a
permit from an officer.
  2. An officer shall issue a permit if,  after  inspection,  the  chil-
dren's  overnight,  SINGLE  ACTIVITY  CLINIC,  summer  day, or traveling
summer day camp is in compliance with  this  chapter  and  the  sanitary
code.  All  permits  shall  expire one year from the date of issuance of
such permit or upon such earlier date as specified by such officer which
date shall in no event be earlier than the latest date that  such  camps
OR  CLINICS  may  remain  open pursuant to regulations prescribed by the
commissioner. Nothing in this section shall be construed  to  limit  the

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

S1986A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7487
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 13-B Art Head, §§1392 & 1393, add §1394-c, Pub Health L; amd §424-a, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5239

S1986A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires single-purpose day camps to ascertain whether an employee or volunteer is listed on the state sex offender registry pursuant to article six-C of the correction law; defines "single-purpose day camp".

S1986A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1986A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1986--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- 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 and the social services law, in
  relation to requiring single-purpose day camps to ascertain whether an
  employee or volunteer is listed on the  state  sex  offender  registry
  pursuant to article six-C of the correction law

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

  Section 1. The article heading of article 13-B of  the  public  health
law,  as added by chapter 515 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as
follows:
            REGULATION OF OVERNIGHT, SINGLE-PURPOSE DAY, SUMMER
            DAY, AND TRAVELING SUMMER DAY CAMPS FOR CHILDREN
  S 2. Section 1392 of the public health law is amended by adding a  new
subdivision 3-a to read as follows:
  3-A.  "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.
                                                           LBD05314-03-3

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