senate Bill S676A

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Identification of caregivers

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 26, 2015 signed chap.391
Oct 14, 2015 delivered to governor
Jun 01, 2015 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.460
substituted for a1323b
May 27, 2015 referred to codes
returned to assembly
repassed senate
May 19, 2015 amended on third reading 676b
vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
May 19, 2015 returned to senate
recalled from assembly
Apr 21, 2015 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 16, 2015 amended on third reading 676a
Feb 10, 2015 advanced to third reading
Feb 09, 2015 2nd report cal.
Feb 03, 2015 1st report cal.55
Jan 07, 2015 referred to health

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S676 - Details

Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 29-CCCC §§2994-hh - 2994-mm, Pub Health L

S676 - Summary

Relates to the identification of caregivers; creates the CARE Act.

S676 - Sponsor Memo

S676 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   676

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  HANNON -- 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 identification  of
  caregivers

  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  article
29-CCCC to read as follows:
                             ARTICLE 29-CCCC
           CARE ACT (CAREGIVER ADVISE, RECORD AND ENABLE ACT)
SECTION 2994-HH. SHORT TITLE.
        2994-II. DEFINITIONS.
        2994-JJ. CAREGIVER; OPPORTUNITY TO IDENTIFY.
        2994-KK. NOTICE TO IDENTIFIED CAREGIVER.
        2994-LL. INSTRUCTION TO IDENTIFIED CAREGIVER.
        2994-MM. EFFECT ON OTHER RIGHTS.
  S  2994-HH. SHORT TITLE.  THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED
AS THE "CARE ACT".
  S 2994-II. DEFINITIONS.   WHEN USED IN  THIS  ARTICLE,  THE  FOLLOWING
WORDS OR PHRASES SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  1.  "HOSPITAL" SHALL MEAN ANY "HOSPITAL" AS DEFINED IN SECTION TWENTY-
EIGHT HUNDRED ONE OF THIS CHAPTER.
  2. "AFTER-CARE" SHALL MEAN ANY ASSISTANCE PROVIDED BY A CAREGIVER TO A
PATIENT UNDER THIS ARTICLE AFTER THE PATIENT'S DISCHARGE FROM  A  HOSPI-
TAL.  SUCH  ASSISTANCE  SHALL  INCLUDE, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, ASSISTING
WITH BASIC ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING (ADLS), INSTRUMENTAL ACTIVITIES OF
DAILY LIVING (IADLS) OR CARRYING  OUT  MEDICAL/NURSING  TASKS,  SUCH  AS
MANAGING  WOUND CARE, ASSISTING IN ADMINISTERING MEDICATIONS AND OPERAT-
ING MEDICAL EQUIPMENT.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03921-02-5

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S676A - Details

Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 29-CCCC §§2994-hh - 2994-mm, Pub Health L

S676A - Summary

Relates to the identification of caregivers; creates the CARE Act.

S676A - Sponsor Memo

S676A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 676--A
    Cal. No. 55

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. HANNON, SKELOS, SERINO, ADDABBO, AVELLA, CARLUCCI,
  DeFRANCISCO, GRIFFO, KRUEGER,  LANZA,  LATIMER,  MARTINS,  MONTGOMERY,
  PANEPINTO,  ROBACH, SQUADRON, VALESKY -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Health  --
  reported  favorably  from  said committee, ordered to first and second
  report, ordered to a third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to identification of
  caregivers

  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 article
29-CCCC to read as follows:
                             ARTICLE 29-CCCC
           CARE ACT (CAREGIVER ADVISE, RECORD AND ENABLE ACT)
SECTION 2994-HH. SHORT TITLE.
        2994-II. DEFINITIONS.
        2994-JJ. CAREGIVER; OPPORTUNITY TO IDENTIFY.
        2994-KK. NOTICE TO IDENTIFIED CAREGIVER.
        2994-LL. INSTRUCTION TO IDENTIFIED CAREGIVER.
        2994-MM. EFFECT ON OTHER RIGHTS.
  S 2994-HH. SHORT TITLE.  THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE  CITED
AS THE "CARE ACT".
  S  2994-II.  DEFINITIONS.    WHEN  USED IN THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING
WORDS OR PHRASES SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  1. "HOSPITAL" SHALL MEAN ANY "GENERAL HOSPITAL" AS DEFINED IN  SECTION
TWENTY-EIGHT HUNDRED ONE OF THIS CHAPTER.
  2. "AFTER-CARE" SHALL MEAN ANY ASSISTANCE PROVIDED BY A CAREGIVER TO A
PATIENT UNDER THIS ARTICLE AFTER THE PATIENT'S DISCHARGE FROM A HOSPITAL
THAT  IS  RELATED  TO  THE PATIENT'S CONDITION AT THE TIME OF DISCHARGE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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S676B (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 29-CCCC §§2994-hh - 2994-mm, Pub Health L

S676B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the identification of caregivers; creates the CARE Act.

S676B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S676B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 676--B
    Cal. No. 55

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  HANNON, SKELOS, SERINO, ADDABBO, AMEDORE, AVELLA,
  CARLUCCI,  CROCI,  DeFRANCISCO,  FLANAGAN,  FUNKE,  GALLIVAN,  GRIFFO,
  KENNEDY, KRUEGER, LANZA, LARKIN, LATIMER, LAVALLE, MARCHIONE, MARTINS,
  MONTGOMERY,  MURPHY,  NOZZOLIO,  O'MARA,  PANEPINTO,  PARKER, RITCHIE,
  ROBACH, SEWARD, SQUADRON, VALESKY -- read twice and  ordered  printed,
  and  when  printed  to  be  committed  to  the  Committee on Health --
  reported favorably from said committee, ordered to  first  and  second
  report,  ordered  to  a  third reading, amended and ordered reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading -- passed by  Senate
  and  delivered  to the Assembly, recalled, vote reconsidered, restored
  to third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining  its  place
  in the order of third reading

AN  ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to identification of
  caregivers

  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 article
29-CCCC to read as follows:
                             ARTICLE 29-CCCC
           CARE ACT (CAREGIVER ADVISE, RECORD AND ENABLE ACT)
SECTION 2994-HH. SHORT TITLE.
        2994-II. DEFINITIONS.
        2994-JJ. CAREGIVER; OPPORTUNITY TO IDENTIFY.
        2994-KK. NOTICE TO IDENTIFIED CAREGIVER.
        2994-LL. INSTRUCTION TO IDENTIFIED CAREGIVER.
        2994-MM. EFFECT ON OTHER RIGHTS.
  S 2994-HH. SHORT TITLE.  THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE  CITED
AS THE "CARE ACT".
  S  2994-II.  DEFINITIONS.    WHEN  USED IN THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING
WORDS OR PHRASES SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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