Senate Bill S4912

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

In relation to limited residence and limited fellowship permits in the area of podiatric medicine

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  • Introduced
    • In Committee Assembly
    • In Committee Senate
    • On Floor Calendar Assembly
    • On Floor Calendar Senate
    • Passed Assembly
    • Passed Senate
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed By Governor

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2015-S4912 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6440
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§7005 & 7008, Ed L

2015-S4912 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to limited residence and limited fellowship permits in the area of podiatric medicine.

2015-S4912 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2015-S4912 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4912

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 23, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. FUNKE -- (at request of the State Education Depart-
  ment) -- read twice and  ordered  printed,  and  when  printed  to  be
  committed to the Committee on Higher Education

AN  ACT to amend the education law, in relation to limited residence and
  limited fellowship permits in the area of podiatric medicine

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

  Section  1. Section 7008 of the education law, as added by chapter 689
of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows:
  S 7008. Limited residency PERMITS AND LIMITED FELLOWSHIP permits.   1.
Limited  residency  permits AND LIMITED FELLOWSHIP PERMITS may be issued
by the department to graduates of a program of professional education in
podiatry registered by the department or accredited  by  an  accrediting
agency acceptable to the department.
  2. Such permits shall allow a resident OR FELLOW in podiatric medicine
participating  in  an  approved  post-graduate  residency  OR FELLOWSHIP
program to perform such duties, tasks and functions  that  are  required
for  successful  completion  of  [the  residency] SUCH program under the
administrative supervision of a licensed podiatrist serving as the resi-
dency OR FELLOWSHIP director, AS APPLICABLE, in  a  hospital  or  health
care  facility  licensed  pursuant to article twenty-eight of the public
health law. At any time during the residency OR FELLOWSHIP,  a  licensed
physician  or  a  licensed podiatrist may provide direct personal super-
vision of activities which he or she  is  authorized  and  competent  to
provide in the approved facility; provided, however, when the resident's
OR FELLOW'S training involves practice beyond that authorized in section
seven  thousand  one of this article, a licensed physician shall provide
direct personal supervision. For the purposes of  this  section,  direct
personal   supervision   means   supervision   of  procedures  based  on
instructions given directly by a licensed physician OR  LICENSED  PODIA-
TRIST, AS APPLICABLE, who remains in the immediate area where the proce-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09390-01-5
              

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