senate Bill S1196

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Requires the county health commissioner to notify certain individuals in the event of an emergency creating an imminent risk to public health and safety

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 11, 2016 recommit, enacting clause stricken
Jan 06, 2016 referred to health
Jun 25, 2015 committed to rules
Jun 02, 2015 advanced to third reading
Jun 01, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 28, 2015 1st report cal.1053
Jan 09, 2015 referred to health

Votes

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May 28, 2015 - Health committee Vote

S1196
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Health Committee Vote: May 28, 2015

aye wr (1)
excused (2)

S1196 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A187
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง352, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S2754A, A535A
2011-2012: S7358A, A7121A

S1196 - Summary

Requires the county health commissioner to notify certain individuals in the event of an emergency creating an imminent risk to public health and safety.

S1196 - Sponsor Memo

S1196 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1196

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 9, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. MARCHIONE -- 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 notifying local
  officials of the occurrence of certain emergency situations

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

  Section 1. Section 352 of the public health law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 7 to read as follows:
  7.  UPON  THE OCCURRENCE OF AN EMERGENCY WHERE AN IMMINENT IMPERILMENT
TO THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY EXISTS, IN ADDITION TO THOSE INDIVIDUALS
HE OR SHE WOULD HAVE OTHERWISE NOTIFIED, THE COUNTY HEALTH  COMMISSIONER
SHALL  IMMEDIATELY  NOTIFY THE FOLLOWING INDIVIDUALS OF THE EXISTENCE OF
SUCH EMERGENCY:
  (A) THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF EACH MUNICIPALITY AFFECTED  BY  THE
EMERGENCY;
  (B)  EACH  MEMBER  OF  THE LEGISLATIVE BODY OF THE COUNTY IN WHICH THE
EMERGENCY EXISTS WHO REPRESENTS THE AREA AFFECTED BY THE EMERGENCY; AND
  (C) WHERE THE EMERGENCY AFFECTS  ANOTHER  COUNTY,  THE  COUNTY  HEALTH
COMMISSIONER OF THE AFFECTED COUNTY OR COUNTIES.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02471-01-5

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