senate Bill S5803

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to a Lyme disease and tick-borne infection awareness and prevention program

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  • 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
Jul 21, 2016 signed chap.167
Jul 13, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 01, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.790
substituted for a8106a
May 23, 2016 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 07, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 02, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 01, 2016 1st report cal.282
Feb 24, 2016 print number 5803a
amend (t) and recommit to health
Jan 06, 2016 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 16, 2015 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 15, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.1592
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 03, 2015 referred to health

Votes

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Mar 1, 2016 - Health committee Vote

S5803A
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 15, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S5803
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

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S5803 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8106
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §207, Pub Health L

S5803 - Summary

Relates to including a lyme disease and tick-borne infection awareness and prevention program within health care and wellness education and outreach programs.

S5803 - Sponsor Memo

S5803 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5803

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 3, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. SERINO, AMEDORE, FARLEY, LARKIN, MARCELLINO, NOZZO-
  LIO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be  commit-
  ted to the Committee on Health

AN  ACT  to amend the public health law, in relation to including a lyme
  disease and tick-borne  infection  awareness  and  prevention  program
  within the health care and wellness education and outreach program

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 207 of the public  health  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph (l) to read as follows:
  (L)  A  LYME DISEASE AND TICK-BORNE INFECTION AWARENESS AND PREVENTION
PROGRAM DESIGNED TO PROMOTE THE AWARENESS AND PREVENTION METHODS AGAINST
LYME DISEASE AND TICK-BORNE INFECTIONS. SUCH INFORMATION  SHALL  INCLUDE
BUT  NOT  BE  LIMITED TO GUIDELINES AND METHODS OF PREVENTION, INCLUDING
THE SAFE USE OF RECOMMENDED INSECT REPELLENTS, THE  BEST  PRACTICES  FOR
TICK REMOVAL, RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE REDUCTION OF EXPOSURE TO TICKS AND
APPROPRIATE COURSE OF ACTION ONCE A TICK IS REMOVED FROM THE BODY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11381-01-5

Co-Sponsors

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S5803A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8106
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §207, Pub Health L

S5803A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to including a lyme disease and tick-borne infection awareness and prevention program within health care and wellness education and outreach programs.

S5803A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5803A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5803--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 3, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SERINO, AMEDORE, BONACIC, FARLEY, LARKIN, LAVALLE,
  LITTLE, MARCHIONE, NOZZOLIO, O'MARA, RITCHIE -- 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 including a Lyme
  disease and tick-borne  infection  awareness  and  prevention  program
  within the health care and wellness education and outreach program

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 207 of the public  health  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph (m) to read as follows:
  (M)  A  LYME DISEASE AND TICK-BORNE INFECTION AWARENESS AND PREVENTION
PROGRAM DESIGNED TO PROMOTE THE AWARENESS AND PREVENTION METHODS AGAINST
LYME DISEASE AND TICK-BORNE INFECTIONS. SUCH INFORMATION  SHALL  INCLUDE
BUT  NOT  BE  LIMITED TO GUIDELINES AND METHODS OF PREVENTION, INCLUDING
THE SAFE USE OF RECOMMENDED INSECT REPELLENTS, THE  BEST  PRACTICES  FOR
TICK REMOVAL, RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE REDUCTION OF EXPOSURE TO TICKS AND
APPROPRIATE COURSE OF ACTION ONCE A TICK IS REMOVED FROM THE BODY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11381-02-6

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