senate Bill S5764A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes the Adirondack Medical Center to operate a part-time off-campus emergency department in the town of North Elba, county of Essex

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Jan 17, 2014 print number 5764b
amend and recommit to health
Jan 08, 2014 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 20, 2013 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1542
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 14, 2013 print number 5764a
amend and recommit to health
Jun 12, 2013 referred to health

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S5764 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8000A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add §2805-w, Pub Health L

S5764 - Summary

Authorizes the Adirondack Medical Center to operate a part-time off-campus emergency department in the town of North Elba, county of Essex.

S5764 - Sponsor Memo

S5764 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5764

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 12, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  LITTLE,  HANNON,  YOUNG -- 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
  Lake  Placid  part-time  off-campus emergency department demonstration
  program; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon  expira-
  tion thereof

  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  section
2805-w to read as follows:
  S 2805-W. LAKE PLACID PART-TIME OFF-CAMPUS EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT DEMON-
STRATION  PROGRAM. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF LAW,
RULE OR REGULATION, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL AUTHORIZE ADIRONDACK  MEDICAL
CENTER  TO  OPERATE  ITS  CURRENT EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT AT THE ADIRONDACK
MEDICAL CENTER IN THE VILLAGE OF LAKE PLACID,  COUNTY  OF  ESSEX,  AS  A
PART-TIME  OFF-CAMPUS  EMERGENCY  DEPARTMENT DEMONSTRATION IN ACCORDANCE
WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  2. SUCH OFF-CAMPUS EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT SHALL OPERATE AT LEAST  TWELVE
HOURS A DAY, EACH DAY OF THE YEAR.
  3.  SUCH  EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT SHALL MEET THE REQUIREMENTS ESTABLISHED
BY THE FEDERAL CENTERS FOR MEDICARE AND MEDICAID SERVICES FOR  A  PROVI-
DER-BASED  OFF-CAMPUS EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT AS WELL AS THOSE REQUIREMENTS
ESTABLISHED BY THE  COMMISSIONER  FOR  EMERGENCY  SERVICES  PROVIDED  BY
GENERAL  HOSPITALS; PROVIDED HOWEVER, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL WAIVE THOSE
REQUIREMENTS  THAT  CANNOT  REASONABLY  BE  APPLIED  TO  AN   OFF-CAMPUS
PART-TIME EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT.
  4.  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL,  WITHIN EIGHTEEN MONTHS OF THE EFFECTIVE
DATE OF THIS SECTION, SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR AND  THE  LEGISLA-
TURE  ON  THE  SERVICES  PROVIDED  BY THE PART-TIME OFF-CAMPUS EMERGENCY
DEPARTMENT  AUTHORIZED  BY  THIS  SECTION,  THE  EFFECTIVENESS  OF  SUCH
SERVICES  IN  PROVIDING CARE TO RESIDENTS OF AND VISITORS TO LAKE PLACID

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11478-01-3

Co-Sponsors

S5764A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8000A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add §2805-w, Pub Health L

S5764A - Summary

Authorizes the Adirondack Medical Center to operate a part-time off-campus emergency department in the town of North Elba, county of Essex.

S5764A - Sponsor Memo

S5764A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5764--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 12, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  LITTLE,  HANNON,  YOUNG -- 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  establishing  the
  Lake  Placid  part-time  off-campus emergency department demonstration
  program; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon  expira-
  tion thereof

  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  section
2805-w to read as follows:
  S 2805-W. LAKE PLACID PART-TIME OFF-CAMPUS EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT DEMON-
STRATION  PROGRAM. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF LAW,
RULE OR REGULATION, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL AUTHORIZE ADIRONDACK  MEDICAL
CENTER  TO  OPERATE  ITS  CURRENT EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT AT THE ADIRONDACK
MEDICAL CENTER IN THE  TOWN  OF  NORTH  ELBA,  COUNTY  OF  ESSEX,  AS  A
PART-TIME  OFF-CAMPUS  EMERGENCY  DEPARTMENT DEMONSTRATION IN ACCORDANCE
WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  2. SUCH OFF-CAMPUS EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT SHALL OPERATE AT LEAST  TWELVE
HOURS A DAY, EACH DAY OF THE YEAR.
  3.  SUCH  EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT SHALL MEET THE REQUIREMENTS ESTABLISHED
BY THE FEDERAL CENTERS FOR MEDICARE AND MEDICAID SERVICES FOR  A  PROVI-
DER-BASED  OFF-CAMPUS EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT AS WELL AS THOSE REQUIREMENTS
ESTABLISHED BY THE  COMMISSIONER  FOR  EMERGENCY  SERVICES  PROVIDED  BY
GENERAL  HOSPITALS; PROVIDED HOWEVER, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL WAIVE THOSE
REQUIREMENTS  THAT  CANNOT  REASONABLY  BE  APPLIED  TO  AN   OFF-CAMPUS
PART-TIME EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT.
  4.  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL,  WITHIN EIGHTEEN MONTHS OF THE EFFECTIVE
DATE OF THIS SECTION, SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR AND  THE  LEGISLA-
TURE  ON  THE  SERVICES  PROVIDED  BY THE PART-TIME OFF-CAMPUS EMERGENCY

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11478-02-3

Co-Sponsors

S5764B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8000A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add §2805-w, Pub Health L

S5764B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the Adirondack Medical Center to operate a part-time off-campus emergency department in the town of North Elba, county of Essex.

S5764B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5764B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5764--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 12, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  LITTLE,  HANNON,  YOUNG -- 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 -- recommitted to the  Committee  on
  Health  in  accordance  with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to  establishing  the
  Lake  Placid  part-time  off-campus emergency department demonstration
  program; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon  expira-
  tion thereof

  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  section
2805-x to read as follows:
  S 2805-X. LAKE PLACID PART-TIME OFF-CAMPUS EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT DEMON-
STRATION  PROGRAM. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF LAW,
RULE OR REGULATION, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL AUTHORIZE ADIRONDACK  MEDICAL
CENTER  TO  OPERATE  ITS  CURRENT EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT AT THE ADIRONDACK
MEDICAL CENTER IN THE  TOWN  OF  NORTH  ELBA,  COUNTY  OF  ESSEX,  AS  A
PART-TIME  OFF-CAMPUS  EMERGENCY  DEPARTMENT DEMONSTRATION IN ACCORDANCE
WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  2. SUCH OFF-CAMPUS EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT SHALL OPERATE AT LEAST  TWELVE
HOURS A DAY, EACH DAY OF THE YEAR.
  3.  SUCH  EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT SHALL MEET THE REQUIREMENTS ESTABLISHED
BY THE FEDERAL CENTERS FOR MEDICARE AND MEDICAID SERVICES FOR  A  PROVI-
DER-BASED  OFF-CAMPUS EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT AS WELL AS THOSE REQUIREMENTS
ESTABLISHED BY THE  COMMISSIONER  FOR  EMERGENCY  SERVICES  PROVIDED  BY
GENERAL  HOSPITALS; PROVIDED HOWEVER, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL WAIVE THOSE
REQUIREMENTS  THAT  CANNOT  REASONABLY  BE  APPLIED  TO  AN   OFF-CAMPUS
PART-TIME EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11478-04-4

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