senate Bill S3145

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to certification as a clinical nurse specialist (CNS)

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 27, 2013 signed chap.364
Sep 17, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.294
substituted for a826
Jun 13, 2013 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 11, 2013 ordered to third reading cal.1250
reported and committed to rules
Jun 05, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Jan 30, 2013 referred to higher education

Votes

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Jun 11, 2013 - Rules committee Vote

S3145
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 11, 2013 - Finance committee Vote

S3145
35
0
committee
35
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 4, 2013 - Higher Education committee Vote

S3145
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S3145 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A826
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง6911, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S522A, A2992A
2009-2010: S8021, A11423

S3145 - Summary

Relates to certification as a clinical nurse specialist (CNS).

S3145 - Sponsor Memo

S3145 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3145

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- 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  certification  as  a
  clinical nurse specialist (CNS)

  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  section  6911
to read as follows:
  S  6911.  CERTIFICATION  AS A CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALIST (CNS).  1. FOR
ISSUANCE OF A CERTIFICATE TO PRACTICE AS  A  CLINICAL  NURSE  SPECIALIST
UNDER  SECTION SIX THOUSAND NINE HUNDRED TWO OF THIS ARTICLE, THE APPLI-
CANT SHALL FULFILL THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS:
  (A) FILE AN APPLICATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT;
  (B) BE LICENSED AS A REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL NURSE IN THIS STATE;
  (C) (I) HAVE SATISFACTORILY COMPLETED AN  EDUCATIONAL  PROGRAM  REGIS-
TERED  BY  THE  DEPARTMENT INCLUDING A MASTER'S OR DOCTORAL DEGREE, OR A
POST-MASTER'S CERTIFICATE FROM A PROGRAM ACCEPTABLE  TO  THE  DEPARTMENT
WHICH  PREPARES GRADUATES TO PRACTICE AS CNSS AND WHICH IS ACCREDITED BY
A NATIONAL NURSING ACCREDITED BODY ACCEPTABLE  TO  THE  DEPARTMENT,  AND
(II) MEETS ALL OTHER REQUIREMENTS ESTABLISHED BY THE DEPARTMENT TO PRAC-
TICE  AS A CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALIST, OR (III) HAVE RECEIVED EDUCATIONAL
PREPARATION DETERMINED BY THE DEPARTMENT TO BE  THE  SUBSTANTIAL  EQUIV-
ALENT OF SUBPARAGRAPHS (I) AND (II) OF THIS PARAGRAPH; AND
  (D)  PAY  A  FEE  TO  THE DEPARTMENT OF FIFTY DOLLARS FOR EACH INITIAL
CERTIFICATE AUTHORIZING CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALIST PRACTICE AND A  TRIEN-
NIAL REGISTRATION FEE OF THIRTY DOLLARS. REGISTRATION UNDER THIS SECTION
SHALL  BE  COTERMINOUS WITH THE CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALIST'S REGISTRATION
AS A PROFESSIONAL NURSE.
  2. ONLY A PERSON CERTIFIED UNDER THIS  SECTION  SHALL  USE  THE  TITLE
"CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALIST" OR THE DESIGNATION "CNS".

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00946-01-3

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