senate Bill S2487A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes the dietary supplements safety committee

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (4)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 12, 2016 print number 2487a
Feb 12, 2016 amend and recommit to health
Jan 06, 2016 referred to health
Jan 26, 2015 referred to health

S2487 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add §25, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S2552
2011-2012: S3553
2013-2014: S3650

S2487 - Summary

Establishes the dietary supplements safety committee.

S2487 - Sponsor Memo

S2487 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2487

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 26, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LAVALLE -- 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  a
  dietary supplements safety committee

  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 25
to read as follows:
  S 25. DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS SAFETY COMMITTEE.  1. THERE IS HEREBY ESTAB-
LISHED IN THE DEPARTMENT THE DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS SAFETY COMMITTEE TO  BE
COMPOSED  OF  EIGHTEEN  MEMBERS  WHO SHALL BE APPOINTED IN THE FOLLOWING
MANNER: THREE SHALL BE APPOINTED  BY  THE  TEMPORARY  PRESIDENT  OF  THE
SENATE;  TWO  SHALL  BE  APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE SENATE;
THREE SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY;  TWO  SHALL  BE
APPOINTED  BY  THE  MINORITY  LEADER OF THE ASSEMBLY; AND EIGHT SHALL BE
APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR. THE GOVERNOR SHALL DESIGNATE THE  CHAIRPERSON
OF  THE COMMITTEE.  THE MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE SHALL BE REPRESENTATIVE
OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH FIELD, HEALTH CARE SERVICES  PROVIDERS,  DIETICIANS
AND  NUTRITIONISTS.    SUCH APPOINTING OFFICIALS SHALL EITHER REPLACE OR
REAPPOINT THE MEMBERS OF SUCH COMMITTEE FOR THREE YEAR TERMS,  ACCORDING
TO THE FOLLOWING SCHEDULE:
  (A)  EFFECTIVE  JANUARY  FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  SEVENTEEN:  ANY  THREE
ORIGINAL APPOINTEES OF THE  GOVERNOR,  ONE  ORIGINAL  APPOINTEE  OF  THE
TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, ONE ORIGINAL APPOINTEE OF THE SPEAKER
OF THE ASSEMBLY AND ONE ORIGINAL APPOINTEE OF THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE
SENATE;
  (B)  EFFECTIVE  JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND EIGHTEEN: ANY THREE OF THE
REMAINING ORIGINAL APPOINTEES OF THE  GOVERNOR,  ONE  OF  THE  REMAINING
ORIGINAL APPOINTEES OF THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, ONE OF THE
REMAINING  ORIGINAL  APPOINTEES  OF  THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY AND ONE
ORIGINAL APPOINTEE OF THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE ASSEMBLY;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03143-01-5

S2487A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add §25, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S2552
2011-2012: S3553
2013-2014: S3650

S2487A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the dietary supplements safety committee.

S2487A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2487A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2487--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 26, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LAVALLE -- 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 establishing a
  dietary supplements safety committee

  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 25
to read as follows:
  S 25. DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS SAFETY COMMITTEE.  1. THERE IS HEREBY ESTAB-
LISHED  IN THE DEPARTMENT THE DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS SAFETY COMMITTEE TO BE
COMPOSED OF EIGHTEEN MEMBERS WHO SHALL BE  APPOINTED  IN  THE  FOLLOWING
MANNER:  THREE  SHALL  BE  APPOINTED  BY  THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE
SENATE; TWO SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY  LEADER  OF  THE  SENATE;
THREE  SHALL  BE  APPOINTED BY THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY; TWO SHALL BE
APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE ASSEMBLY;  AND  EIGHT  SHALL  BE
APPOINTED  BY THE GOVERNOR. THE GOVERNOR SHALL DESIGNATE THE CHAIRPERSON
OF THE COMMITTEE.  THE MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE SHALL BE  REPRESENTATIVE
OF  THE  PUBLIC HEALTH FIELD, HEALTH CARE SERVICES PROVIDERS, DIETICIANS
AND NUTRITIONISTS.  SUCH APPOINTING OFFICIALS SHALL  EITHER  REPLACE  OR
REAPPOINT  THE MEMBERS OF SUCH COMMITTEE FOR THREE YEAR TERMS, ACCORDING
TO THE FOLLOWING SCHEDULE:
  (A) EFFECTIVE JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND EIGHTEEN: ANY THREE ORIGINAL
APPOINTEES OF THE GOVERNOR, ONE  ORIGINAL  APPOINTEE  OF  THE  TEMPORARY
PRESIDENT  OF  THE  SENATE, ONE ORIGINAL APPOINTEE OF THE SPEAKER OF THE
ASSEMBLY AND ONE ORIGINAL  APPOINTEE  OF  THE  MINORITY  LEADER  OF  THE
SENATE;
  (B)  EFFECTIVE  JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND NINETEEN: ANY THREE OF THE
REMAINING ORIGINAL APPOINTEES OF THE  GOVERNOR,  ONE  OF  THE  REMAINING

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03143-02-6

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.