senate Bill S5741

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes the Brooklyn health trust and the Brooklyn health commission

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Jun 11, 2013 referred to health

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S5741 - Details

Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 8-A §§810 - 818, Pub Health L

S5741 - Summary

Establishes the Brooklyn health trust and the Brooklyn health commission.

S5741 - Sponsor Memo

S5741 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5741

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 11, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. ADAMS, PARKER -- 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 establishing the
  Brooklyn health trust

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

  Section  1.  The  public health law is amended by adding a new article
8-A to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 8-A
                          BROOKLYN HEALTH TRUST
SECTION 810. SHORT TITLE.
        811. DEFINITIONS.
        812. BROOKLYN HEALTH TRUST.
        813. PURPOSE OF THE TRUST.
        814. FUNDING.
        815. REPORTS.
        816. ASSISTANCE OF OTHER AGENCIES.
        817. MEMBERS NOT TO PROFIT.
        818. BROOKLYN HEALTH COMMISSION.
  S 810. SHORT TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY  BE  CITED  AS
THE "BROOKLYN HEALTH TRUST ACT".
  S  811. DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  1. "TRUST" SHALL MEAN THE  TRUST  CREATED  BY  SECTION  EIGHT  HUNDRED
TWELVE OF THIS ARTICLE.
  2.  "BOARD" SHALL MEAN THE BOARD OF THE TRUST CREATED BY SECTION EIGHT
HUNDRED TWELVE OF THIS ARTICLE.
  S 812. BROOKLYN HEALTH TRUST. 1. A TRUST TO BE KNOWN AS THE  "BROOKLYN
HEALTH TRUST" IS HEREBY CREATED UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE DEPARTMENT
AND  ITS EXISTENCE SHALL COMMENCE WITH THE APPOINTMENT OF THE MEMBERS OF
THE BOARD AS PROVIDED IN THIS ARTICLE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10598-03-3

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