senate Bill S2624A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Clarifies the status of certain persons exempt from optometrist license requirements

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 06, 2016 referred to higher education
Feb 27, 2015 print number 2624a
Feb 27, 2015 amend and recommit to higher education
Jan 27, 2015 referred to higher education

S2624 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §7105, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7820
2013-2014: S3279
2017-2018: S6379
2019-2020: S5066

S2624 - Summary

Clarifies the status of certain persons exempt from optometrist license requirements.

S2624 - Sponsor Memo

S2624 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2624

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 27, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- 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 clarifying the  status
  of certain persons exempt from optometrist license requirements

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

  Section 1. Subdivision a of section 7105  of  the  education  law,  as
added by chapter 987 of the laws of 1971, is amended to read as follows:
  a. A student from engaging in clinical practice under supervision of a
licensed optometrist or physician in [a] AN APPROVED school of optometry
[in this state registered by the department]; or
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03342-01-5

S2624A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §7105, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7820
2013-2014: S3279
2017-2018: S6379
2019-2020: S5066

S2624A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Clarifies the status of certain persons exempt from optometrist license requirements.

S2624A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2624A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2624--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 27, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Higher  Education  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to clarifying the  status
  of certain persons exempt from optometrist license requirements

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

  Section 1. The opening paragraph and subdivision a of section 7105  of
the  education  law,  as  added  by chapter 987 of the laws of 1971, are
amended to read as follows:
  Nothing in this article shall be construed to affect  or  prevent  THE
FOLLOWING  PERSONS UNDER THE FOLLOWING LIMITATIONS FROM PRACTICING OPTO-
METRY WITHIN THE STATE WITHOUT A LICENSE:
  a. [A] ANY student [from] engaging in clinical practice  under  super-
vision  of a licensed optometrist [or physician in a school of optometry
in this state registered by the department] IN PURSUANCE OF  AN  ACCRED-
ITED PROGRAM FOR THE TRAINING OF OPTOMETRY; or
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03342-02-5

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