senate Bill S6622

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting fees to be charged to agencies for copies of certain clinical records

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A9117 - Signed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 28, 2016 signed chap.453
Nov 16, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 06, 2016 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1177
substituted for s6622
Jun 06, 2016 substituted by a9117
Jun 01, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 25, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 24, 2016 1st report cal.1177
Feb 24, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Feb 01, 2016 referred to mental health and developmental disabilities

Votes

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May 24, 2016 - Finance committee Vote

S6622
35
0
committee
35
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 24, 2016 - Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities committee Vote

S6622
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Committee Vote: Feb 24, 2016

S6622 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9117
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §33.13, Ment Hyg L

S6622 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to prohibiting fees to be charged to agencies for copies of certain clinical records.

S6622 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6622 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6622

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 1, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health and Develop-
  mental Disabilities

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to prohibiting  fees
  to be charged to agencies for copies of certain clinical records

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

  Section 1. Paragraph 17 of subdivision (c) of  section  33.13  of  the
mental  hygiene  law,  as  added  by chapter 247 of the laws of 2015, is
amended to read as follows:
  17. to the agency designated by the governor pursuant  to  subdivision
(b)  of section 558 of the executive law to provide protection and advo-
cacy services and administer  the  protection  and  advocacy  system  as
provided  for  by  federal law. SUCH AGENCY SHALL NOT BE CHARGED ANY FEE
FOR COPIES OF RECORDS OBTAINED FROM A FACILITY UNDER THIS ARTICLE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13858-01-6

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