senate Bill S4527A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to competency exams, service charges, petitions to modify or vacate orders, profiling requirements and modifying physician and advertising and testimony st

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 20, 2013 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1529
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 17, 2013 print number 4527a
amend (t) and recommit to health
Apr 08, 2013 referred to health

S4527 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7102B
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§230 & 2995-a, Pub Health L; amd §§6530 & 6511, Ed L; amd Part A §32, Chap 58 of 2008

S4527 - Summary

Relates to competency exams, service of charges, petitions to modify or vacate orders, profiling requirements and modifying physician and advertising and testimony standards.

S4527 - Sponsor Memo

S4527 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4527

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 8, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. HANNON -- (at request of the Department of Health) --
  read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law and the education law, in relation
  to enforcing compliance with clinical  competency  exams,  simplifying
  service  of  charges,  limiting  petitions to modify or vacate orders,
  profiling requirements of self-insured physicians, modifying physician
  and advertising and testimonial standards  and  to  amend  the  public
  health  law,  in  relation to expanding the applicability of penalties
  for willful violations of the  commissioner  of  health's  orders  and
  amending  chapter 58 of the laws of 2008, relating to reimbursement to
  particular provider pharmacies  and  prescription  drug  coverage,  in
  relation to the effectiveness of certain provisions thereof

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 7 of section 230 of the public  health  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph (d) to read as follows:
  (D) (I) A COMMITTEE ON PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT, ON NOTICE TO THE LICENSEE
AND  AFTER AFFORDING THE LICENSEE AND THE OFFICE OF PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL
CONDUCT AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE HEARD, SHALL HAVE THE  AUTHORITY  TO  ORDER
THE  LICENSEE  TO  COMPLY  WITH RECOMMENDED REMEDIATION ARISING FROM THE
EXAMINATIONS IN PARAGRAPH (C) OF THIS SUBDIVISION. (II) IF  A  COMMITTEE
ON  PROFESSIONAL  CONDUCT  WHEN  CONSIDERING  THE  RESULTS OF A CLINICAL
COMPETENCY EXAMINATION PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH  (C)  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION
DETERMINES THAT THE LICENSEE IS INCOMPETENT AND THAT THERE IS NO PRACTI-
CAL  REMEDIATION  FOR  SUCH  INCOMPETENCE,  IT MAY REFER THE CASE TO THE
DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE OF PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL CONDUCT  FOR  THE  DIREC-
TOR'S  CONSIDERATION OF WHETHER TO PRESENT TO AN INVESTIGATION COMMITTEE
PURSUANT TO SUBPARAGRAPH (IV) OF PARAGRAPH (A)  OF  SUBDIVISION  TEN  OF
THIS SECTION FOR ITS CONCURRENCE ON CHARGES PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (B) OF

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09282-03-3

S4527A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7102B
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§230 & 2995-a, Pub Health L; amd §§6530 & 6511, Ed L; amd Part A §32, Chap 58 of 2008

S4527A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to competency exams, service of charges, petitions to modify or vacate orders, profiling requirements and modifying physician and advertising and testimony standards.

S4527A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4527A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4527--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 8, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. HANNON -- (at request of the Department of Health) --
  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 and the education law, in relation
  to enforcing compliance with clinical  competency  exams,  simplifying
  service  of  charges,  limiting  petitions to modify or vacate orders,
  profiling requirements of self-insured physicians, modifying physician
  and advertising and testimonial standards; to amend the public  health
  law, in relation to expanding the applicability of penalties for will-
  ful  violations  of  the commissioner of health's orders; and to amend
  chapter 58 of the laws of 2008, amending the elder law and other  laws
  relating  to  reimbursement  to  particular  provider  pharmacies  and
  prescription drug  coverage,  in  relation  to  the  effectiveness  of
  certain provisions thereof

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 7 of section 230 of the public  health  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph (d) to read as follows:
  (D) (I) A COMMITTEE ON PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT, ON NOTICE TO THE LICENSEE
AND  AFTER AFFORDING THE LICENSEE AND THE OFFICE OF PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL
CONDUCT AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE HEARD, SHALL HAVE THE  AUTHORITY  TO  ORDER
THE  LICENSEE  TO  COMPLY  WITH RECOMMENDED REMEDIATION ARISING FROM THE
EXAMINATIONS IN PARAGRAPH (C) OF THIS SUBDIVISION. (II) IF  A  COMMITTEE
ON  PROFESSIONAL  CONDUCT  WHEN  CONSIDERING  THE  RESULTS OF A CLINICAL
COMPETENCY EXAMINATION PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH  (C)  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION
DETERMINES THAT THE LICENSEE IS INCOMPETENT AND THAT THERE IS NO PRACTI-
CAL  REMEDIATION  FOR  SUCH  INCOMPETENCE,  IT MAY REFER THE CASE TO THE
DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE OF PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL CONDUCT  FOR  THE  DIREC-
TOR'S  CONSIDERATION OF WHETHER TO PRESENT TO AN INVESTIGATION COMMITTEE
PURSUANT TO SUBPARAGRAPH (IV) OF PARAGRAPH (A)  OF  SUBDIVISION  TEN  OF

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09282-07-3

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