senate Bill S6800

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the use of epinephrine auto-injector devices

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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
Sep 29, 2016 signed chap.373
Sep 20, 2016 delivered to governor
May 24, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.696
substituted for a9357
Mar 28, 2016 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 07, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 02, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 01, 2016 1st report cal.287
Feb 23, 2016 referred to health

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S6800 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9357
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง3000-c & 3000-a, Pub Health L

S6800 - Summary

Relates to the use of epinephrine auto-injector devices.

S6800 - Sponsor Memo

S6800 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6800

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 23, 2016
                               ___________

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  the  use  of
  epinephrine auto-injector devices

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

  Section 1. Section 3000-c of the public health law, as added by  chap-
ter  578  of the laws of 1999, paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 as amended
by chapter 424 of the laws of 2014, is amended to read as follows:
  S 3000-c. Epinephrine auto-injector devices. 1. Definitions.  As  used
in this section:
  (a)  "Eligible  person[,  firm,  organization,  or  other]  OR entity"
means[,] (i)  an  ambulance  service  or  advanced  life  support  first
response service; a certified first responder, emergency medical techni-
cian, or advanced emergency medical technician, who is employed by or an
enrolled member of any such service; (ii) a children's overnight camp as
defined  in  subdivision  one  of section thirteen hundred ninety-two of
this chapter, a summer day camp as defined in subdivision two of section
thirteen hundred ninety-two of this chapter, a traveling summer day camp
as defined in subdivision three of section thirteen  hundred  ninety-two
of this chapter or a person employed by such a camp; [or] (iii) A school
[districts, boards] DISTRICT, BOARD of cooperative educational services,
county  vocational  education  and  extension  [boards]  BOARD,  charter
[schools] SCHOOL, and  non-public  elementary  and  secondary  [schools]
SCHOOL  in this state or any person employed by any such entity; or (iv)
A SPORTS, ENTERTAINMENT, AMUSEMENT, EDUCATION, GOVERNMENT, DAY  CARE  OR
RETAIL  FACILITY;  AN  EDUCATIONAL  INSTITUTION,  YOUTH  ORGANIZATION OR
SPORTS LEAGUE; AN ESTABLISHMENT THAT SERVES FOOD; OR A  PERSON  EMPLOYED
BY SUCH ENTITY; AND (V) any other person[, firm, organization] or entity
designated OR APPROVED, OR IN A CATEGORY DESIGNATED OR APPROVED pursuant
to  regulations of the commissioner in consultation with other appropri-
ate agencies[; and all subject to regulations of the commissioner].
  (b) ["Emergency health care provider" means (i) a physician with know-
ledge and experience in the delivery of emergency care; or (ii) a hospi-

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

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