senate Bill S3354

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to special provisions for not-for-profit sales

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to consumer protection
Feb 01, 2013 referred to consumer protection

S3354 - Details

Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง802, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3788
2009-2010: S5257

S3354 - Summary

Relates to special provisions for not-for-profit sales.

S3354 - Sponsor Memo

S3354 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 1, 2013

Introduced  by  Sen. HASSELL-THOMPSON -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when  printed  to  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Consumer

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  general  business  law,  in relation to special
  provisions of the not-for-profit sales


  Section  1. Section 802 of the general business law, as added by chap-
ter 599 of the laws of 1998, subdivision 1 as designated and subdivision
2 as added by chapter 301 of the laws of 2000, is  amended  to  read  as
  S  802.  Special provisions[; not-for-profit sales]. 1.  [No otolaryn-
gologist or other licensed physician who has conducted a medical  evalu-
ation of hearing loss shall engage in the business of dispensing hearing
aids  for a profit.] No otolaryngologist or other licensed physician who
has dispensed a hearing aid shall refuse or fail to perform  repairs  or
service on any hearing aid that they have dispensed.
  2.  Every  licensed physician who engages in the dispensing of hearing
aids in compliance with the provisions of this section shall be required
to comply with sections seven hundred ninety-one, seven hundred  ninety-
eight and eight hundred three of this article, in addition to compliance
with this section.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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