senate Bill S117A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Encourages voluntary, informed vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV)

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 20, 2016 print number 117a
Jan 20, 2016 amend and recommit to health
Jan 06, 2016 referred to health
Jan 07, 2015 referred to health

S117 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2164 & 613, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S1983
2011-2012: S98
2013-2014: S789
2017-2018: S4936

S117 - Summary

Encourages, through the provision of written educational materials and consultation, the voluntary vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV) for school-aged children by their parents or guardians.

S117 - Sponsor Memo

S117 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   117

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DIAZ  --  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 encouraging immun-
  ization against human papillomavirus (HPV)

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

  Section  1. The section heading and subdivisions 2, 5 and 6 of section
2164 of the public health law, as amended by chapter 189 of the laws  of
2006,  subdivision 2 as separately amended by chapter 506 of the laws of
2006, are amended to read as follows:
  Definitions;  immunization  against  poliomyelitis,  mumps,   measles,
diphtheria,  rubella, varicella, HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS (HPV), Haemophilus
influenzae type b (Hib), pertussis, tetanus, pneumococcal  disease,  and
hepatitis B.
  2. a. Every person in parental relation to a child in this state shall
have administered to such child an adequate dose or doses of an immuniz-
ing  agent  against  poliomyelitis, mumps, measles, diphtheria, rubella,
varicella, Haemophilus influenzae  type  b  (Hib),  pertussis,  tetanus,
pneumococcal  disease,  and  hepatitis  B,  which  meets  the  standards
approved by the United States public health service for such  biological
products,  and which is approved by the department under such conditions
as may be specified by  the  public  health  council.  EVERY  PERSON  IN
PARENTAL  RELATION TO A CHILD IN THIS STATE SHALL BE ENCOURAGED, THROUGH
THE PROVISION OF WRITTEN EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS AND CONSULTATION, TO HAVE
ADMINISTERED TO SUCH CHILD AN ADEQUATE DOSE OR DOSES  OF  AN  IMMUNIZING
AGENT  AGAINST  HUMAN  PAPILLOMAVIRUS  (HPV)  WHICH  MEETS THE STANDARDS
APPROVED BY THE UNITED STATES PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE FOR SUCH  BIOLOGICAL
PRODUCTS,  AND WHICH IS APPROVED BY THE DEPARTMENT UNDER SUCH CONDITIONS
AS MAY BE SPECIFIED BY THE PUBLIC HEALTH COUNCIL.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01277-01-5

S117A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2164 & 613, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S1983
2011-2012: S98
2013-2014: S789
2017-2018: S4936

S117A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Encourages, through the provision of written educational materials and consultation, the voluntary vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV) for school-aged children by their parents or guardians.

S117A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S117A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 117--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DIAZ  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health --  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 encouraging immun-
  ization against human papillomavirus (HPV)

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

  Section 1. The section heading and subdivisions 2, 5 and 6 of  section
2164  of the public health law, as amended by chapter 401 of the laws of
2015, are amended to read as follows:
  Definitions;  immunization  against  poliomyelitis,  mumps,   measles,
diphtheria,  rubella, varicella, HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS (HPV), Haemophilus
influenzae type  b  (Hib),  pertussis,  tetanus,  pneumococcal  disease,
meningococcal disease, and hepatitis B.
  2. a. Every person in parental relation to a child in this state shall
have administered to such child an adequate dose or doses of an immuniz-
ing  agent  against  poliomyelitis, mumps, measles, diphtheria, rubella,
varicella, Haemophilus influenzae  type  b  (Hib),  pertussis,  tetanus,
pneumococcal  disease,  and  hepatitis  B,  which  meets  the  standards
approved by the United States public health service for such  biological
products,  and which is approved by the department under such conditions
as may be specified by  the  public  health  council.  EVERY  PERSON  IN
PARENTAL  RELATION TO A CHILD IN THIS STATE SHALL BE ENCOURAGED, THROUGH
THE PROVISION OF WRITTEN EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS AND CONSULTATION, TO HAVE
ADMINISTERED TO SUCH CHILD AN ADEQUATE DOSE OR DOSES  OF  AN  IMMUNIZING
AGENT  AGAINST  HUMAN  PAPILLOMAVIRUS  (HPV)  WHICH  MEETS THE STANDARDS
APPROVED BY THE UNITED STATES PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE FOR SUCH  BIOLOGICAL

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01277-03-6

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