senate Bill S705

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Outlines criteria by which the commissioner of health shall appoint a director of the acquired immune deficiency syndrome institute

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to health
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S705 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3723
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง2775, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S3678, A6073

S705 - Summary

Outlines criteria by which the commissioner of health shall appoint a director of the acquired immune deficiency syndrome institute.

S705 - Sponsor Memo

S705 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   705

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SAMPSON -- 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 appointment by the
  commissioner of health of a director for the acquired immune deficien-
  cy syndrome institute

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 2 of section 2775 of the public health law, as
added by chapter 823 of the laws of 1983, is amended and a new  subdivi-
sion 3 is added to read as follows:
  2. The commissioner shall appoint a director of the institute [and may
assign such personnel within the amounts appropriated as is necessary to
carry  out the provisions of this article].  THE DIRECTOR MUST BE CHOSEN
FROM A POOL OF CANDIDATES SUBMITTED BY THE ADVISORY COUNCIL. THE  DIREC-
TOR SHALL BE APPOINTED FOR A TERM OF FOUR YEARS, AND MAY BE RE-APPOINTED
UPON THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE ADVISORY COUNCIL FOR UP TO TWO ADDITIONAL
TERMS  OF  FOUR  YEARS.  IN NO CASE SHALL ANY DIRECTOR SERVE MORE THAN A
TOTAL OF TWELVE YEARS. IF A DIRECTOR IS NOT RECOMMENDED FOR  RE-APPOINT-
MENT  AFTER HIS OR HER FOUR YEAR TERM, A NEW POOL OF CANDIDATES SHALL BE
SUBMITTED BY THE ADVISORY COUNCIL, UPON  WHICH  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL
APPOINT A NEW DIRECTOR. THE POOL OF CANDIDATES SUBMITTED BY THE ADVISORY
COUNCIL SHALL BE REPRESENTATIVE OF THE INFECTED POPULATION WITH HIV/AIDS
IN  THE  STATE  OF  NEW  YORK  BASED ON CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL (CDC)
STATISTICS INCLUDING RACE, ETHNICITY, AND GENDER.
  3. THE DIRECTOR, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE ADVISORY BOARD SHALL PROVIDE
FOR THE EMPLOYMENT AND REMOVAL OF SUCH EMPLOYEES OF THE  AIDS  INSTITUTE
AS HE OR SHE MAY DEEM NECESSARY FOR THE PERFORMANCE OF ITS FUNCTIONS AND
WITHIN  THE  AMOUNTS  APPROPRIATED  AS  IS  NECESSARY  TO  CARRY OUT THE
PROVISIONS OF THIS ARTICLE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect two years after it shall have become a
law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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