senate Bill S4108A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes summer camps to hire certain licensed professionals to provide services

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to health
May 28, 2013 print number 4108b
amend and recommit to higher education
May 21, 2013 reported and committed to higher education
May 08, 2013 print number 4108a
amend and recommit to health
Mar 08, 2013 referred to health

Votes

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May 21, 2013 - Health committee Vote

S4108A
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Bill Amendments

Original
A
B (Active)
Original
A
B (Active)

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S4108 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1394, Pub Health L

S4108 - Summary

Authorizes summer camps to hire licensed social workers, physical therapists, psychologists, athletic trainers and mental health care professionals to provide services.

S4108 - Sponsor Memo

S4108 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4108

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 8, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  BONACIC,  BALL, CARLUCCI, DeFRANCISCO, FUSCHILLO,
  GRIFFO,  LANZA,  LARKIN,  MARCHIONE,  MARTINS,  MONTGOMERY,  STAVISKY,
  ZELDIN  --  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 the  provision  of
  certain professional services to children's camps

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

  Section 1. Section 1394 of the public health law is amended by  adding
a new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4.  NOTHING  IN SECTION SIXTY-FIVE HUNDRED TWELVE OF THE EDUCATION LAW
SHALL BE CONSTRUED TO PROHIBIT A CHILDREN'S OVERNIGHT CAMP,  SUMMER  DAY
CAMP,  OR  TRAVELING  SUMMER  DAY  CAMP,  AS DEFINED IN SECTION THIRTEEN
HUNDRED NINETY-TWO OF THIS ARTICLE, FROM EMPLOYING  A  LICENSED  PROFES-
SIONAL  TO  PROVIDE SERVICES PURSUANT TO ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-SIX,
ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-THREE, ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-FOUR, ONE  HUNDRED  SIXTY-TWO
OR ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-THREE OF THE EDUCATION LAW.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08416-01-3

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S4108A - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1394, Pub Health L

S4108A - Summary

Authorizes summer camps to hire licensed social workers, physical therapists, psychologists, athletic trainers and mental health care professionals to provide services.

S4108A - Sponsor Memo

S4108A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4108--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 8, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  BONACIC,  BALL, CARLUCCI, DeFRANCISCO, FUSCHILLO,
  GRIFFO, LANZA, LARKIN, LATIMER, LIBOUS,  LITTLE,  MARCHIONE,  MARTINS,
  MONTGOMERY,  STAVISKY,  ZELDIN  -- 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, in relation to the provision of
  certain professional services to children's camps

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

  Section  1. Section 1394 of the public health law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4. NOTHING IN SECTION SIXTY-FIVE HUNDRED TWELVE OF THE  EDUCATION  LAW
SHALL  BE  CONSTRUED TO PROHIBIT A CHILDREN'S OVERNIGHT CAMP, SUMMER DAY
CAMP, OR TRAVELING SUMMER DAY  CAMP,  AS  DEFINED  IN  SECTION  THIRTEEN
HUNDRED  NINETY-TWO  OF  THIS ARTICLE, FROM EMPLOYING A LICENSED PROFES-
SIONAL TO PROVIDE SERVICES TO CAMPERS AND STAFF DURING THEIR  ATTENDANCE
OR  EMPLOYMENT  PURSUANT  TO ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-SIX, ONE HUNDRED
FIFTY-THREE, ONE  HUNDRED  FIFTY-FOUR,  ONE  HUNDRED  SIXTY-TWO  OR  ONE
HUNDRED SIXTY-THREE OF THE EDUCATION LAW.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08416-03-3

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S4108B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1394, Pub Health L

S4108B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes summer camps to hire licensed social workers, physical therapists, psychologists, athletic trainers and mental health care professionals to provide services.

S4108B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4108B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4108--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 8, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  BONACIC,  BALL, CARLUCCI, DeFRANCISCO, FUSCHILLO,
  GRIFFO, LANZA, LARKIN, LATIMER, LIBOUS,  LITTLE,  MARCHIONE,  MARTINS,
  MONTGOMERY,  STAVISKY,  ZELDIN  -- 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  --  reported  favorably  from  said committee and
  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Higher   Education   --   committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the public health law, in relation to the provision of
  certain professional services to children's camps

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 3 of section 1394 of the public health law, as
added by chapter 214 of the laws of 2012,is amended to read as follows:
  3. Any person, firm, corporation, or association that operates a chil-
dren's overnight, summer day, or traveling  summer  day  camp,  and  has
obtained  a  permit pursuant to section thirteen hundred ninety-three of
this article, shall be authorized to employ  or  contract  with:  (A)  a
physician, nurse practitioner, physician assistant, registered nurse, or
licensed  practical  nurse  or  emergency medical technician to act as a
designated camp health director or to provide health services in assist-
ance to the camp health  director  pursuant  to  applicable  regulations
promulgated  by  the commissioner; OR (B) A PHYSICAL THERAPIST, PHYSICAL
THERAPIST ASSISTANT, PSYCHOLOGIST, SOCIAL WORKER, ATHLETIC  TRAINER,  OR
MENTAL  HEALTH  PRACTITIONER TO PROVIDE PROFESSIONAL SERVICES WITHIN HIS
OR HER LAWFUL SCOPE OF  PRACTICE  TO  CAMPERS  AND  STAFF  DURING  THEIR
ATTENDANCE OR EMPLOYMENT AT THE CAMP, PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE REGULATIONS
PROMULGATED BY THE COMMISSIONER.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08416-05-3

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