|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to higher education|
|Jan 25, 2013||referred to higher education|
senate Bill S2954
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
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S2954 - Details
S2954 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2954 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to the licensing and regulation of the profession of reflexology PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill will make available that any person wishing to practice Reflexology in the state of New York be allowed to do so in so long as all criteria in this article for licens- ing he met. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: This bill introduces a new article 155-A to education law. The new article will describe the terminology as to the definition of Reflexology and the criteria needed to practice Reflexology in the State of New York. Section § 7850, applies to the profession of reflexology. Section § 7851, describes the terminology and how the terms relate to being used in the law. Section § 7852, describes how the title Reflexologist will be used and who can claim to be a New York state licensed Reflexologist. Section 1. Describes how the State of Reflexology will be created and how the members of such board will be appointed.
S2954 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2954 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 25, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LATIMER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to the licensing and regulation of the profession of reflexology THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new article 155-A to read as follows: ARTICLE 155-A REFLEXOLOGY SECTION 7850. INTRODUCTION. 7851. DEFINITIONS. 7852. PRACTICE OF REFLEXOLOGY AND USE OF TITLE "REFLEXOLOGIST". 7853. STATE BOARD FOR REFLEXOLOGY. 7854. REQUIREMENTS FOR A PROFESSIONAL LICENSE. 7855. EXEMPT PERSONS. 7856. LIMITED PERMITS. 7857. SPECIAL PROVISIONS. S 7850. INTRODUCTION. THIS ARTICLE APPLIES TO THE PROFESSION OF REFLEXOLOGY. THE GENERAL PROVISIONS FOR ALL PROFESSIONS CONTAINED IN ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED THIRTY OF THIS TITLE APPLY TO THIS ARTICLE. S 7851. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: 1. "BOARD" MEANS THE STATE BOARD FOR REFLEXOLOGY CREATED BY SECTION SEVENTY-EIGHT HUNDRED FIFTY-THREE OF THIS ARTICLE. 2. "PRACTITIONER" MEANS A PERSON WHO PRACTICES REFLEXOLOGY FOR COMPEN- SATION AND WHO HOLDS CURRENT CERTIFICATION FROM AN ENTITY APPROVED BY THE COMMISSIONER. 3. "REFLEXOLOGY" MEANS THE SYSTEMATIC APPLICATION OF ALTERNATING PRES- SURE BY THE USE OF A PRACTITIONER'S HANDS, THUMBS AND FINGERS TO REFLEX POINTS ON AN INDIVIDUAL'S HANDS, FEET, FACE OR EARS, USING ALTERNATING EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04144-03-3
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