senate Bill S3184

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires primary care physicians to post information detailing how parents or guardians of children can subscribe to the US consumer product safety commission

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Jan 08, 2014 referred to health
Jan 31, 2013 referred to health

S3184 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A375
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 25 Title 9 ยง2599-e, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6269A, A8919B

S3184 - Summary

Requires primary care physicians to post certain information detailing how parents or guardians of infants and children can subscribe to the United States consumer product safety commission's e-mail subscription lists.

S3184 - Sponsor Memo

S3184 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3184

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 31, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GALLIVAN -- 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 requiring  primary
  care  physicians  to post certain information detailing how parents or
  guardians of infants and children can subscribe to the  United  States
  consumer product safety commission's e-mail subscription lists

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

  Section 1. Article 25 of the public health law is amended by adding  a
new title 9 to read as follows:
                                TITLE IX
                     RECALL SUBSCRIPTION INFORMATION
SECTION 2599-E. PHYSICIAN POSTING OF RECALL SUBSCRIPTION INFORMATION.
  S 2599-E. PHYSICIAN POSTING OF RECALL SUBSCRIPTION INFORMATION.  1. AS
USED  IN  THIS  SECTION,  "PRIMARY  CARE  PHYSICIAN"  MEANS  A PHYSICIAN
SPECIALIST IN THE FIELD OF FAMILY PRACTICE, GENERAL PEDIATRICS,  PRIMARY
CARE  INTERNAL  MEDICINE  OR PRIMARY CARE OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, WHO
PROVIDES COORDINATED PRIMARY CARE SERVICES.
  2. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL REQUIRE THAT EVERY  PRIMARY  CARE  PHYSICIAN
POST  IN  A PLACE OR PLACES, CLEARLY VISIBLE TO ALL PERSONS, ADJACENT TO
OR NEAR THE LOCATION SUCH PRIMARY CARE PHYSICIAN HAS DESIGNATED FOR  THE
RECEIPT  OF  PAYMENT,  AN  INFORMATIONAL  NOTICE.  SUCH  NOTICE SHALL BE
DESIGNED BY THE COMMISSIONER IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE SECRETARY OF  STATE
AND  SHALL  CONTAIN  INFORMATION  DETAILING  HOW PARENTS OR GUARDIANS OF
INFANTS AND CHILDREN CAN SUBSCRIBE TO THE UNITED STATES CONSUMER PRODUCT
SAFETY COMMISSION'S E-MAIL SUBSCRIPTION LISTS TO RECEIVE CONSUMER  PROD-
UCT  RECALL  AND  SAFETY  NEWS BY E-MAIL FROM THE UNITED STATES CONSUMER
PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION AND SUCH OTHER MATERIAL AS DEEMED  APPROPRIATE
BY THE COMMISSIONER. SUCH NOTICE SHALL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO PRIMARY CARE
PHYSICIANS  BY  THE  DEPARTMENT  ON ITS WEBSITE AND SHALL BE PROVIDED IN
ENGLISH, AS WELL AS  IN  THE  SIX  LANGUAGES  OTHER  THAN  ENGLISH  MOST

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03087-01-3

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