assembly Bill A11319

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to Gio's Law; requiring members of all emergency service providers to be trained in the administration of emergency anaphylaxis treatment and to carry emergency anaphylaxis treatment in their vehicles

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Sep 19, 2018 referred to governmental operations

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A11319 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8671
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §233, Exec L; add §663, County L; add §209-gg, Gen Muni L; add §3000-e, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A3426, S484

A11319 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to Gio's Law; requires members of all emergency service providers to be trained in the administration of emergency anaphylaxis treatment and to carry emergency anaphylaxis treatment in their vehicles.

A11319 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  11319

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                           September 19, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Zebrowski,
  M. L. Miller, McDonough,  Raia,  Jaffee,  Giglio,  D'Urso,  Seawright,
  Pellegrino,  Curran,  B. Miller, Colton, Errigo, McDonald, Braunstein,
  Cook, Simon, Walter) -- read once and referred  to  the  Committee  on
  Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the executive law, the county law, the general municipal
  law  and  the public health law, in relation to "Gio's Law"; requiring
  members of police departments, sheriff's departments, fire departments
  and emergency medical service providers to be trained in the  adminis-
  tration  of  emergency  anaphylaxis  treatment  and to carry emergency
  anaphylaxis treatment in their vehicles

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as "Gio's Law".
  §  2. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 233 to read
as follows:
  § 233. EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT TRAINING AND USE. 1. AS USED IN
THIS SECTION, THE TERM "EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT" SHALL  MEAN  AN
EPINEPHRINE  AUTO-INJECTOR  DEVICE, AS SUCH TERM IS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH
(B) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION THREE THOUSAND-C OF THE PUBLIC  HEALTH
LAW,  OR ANOTHER FORM OF EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT APPROVED BY THE
COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH.
  2. ALL MEMBERS OF THE STATE POLICE SHALL BE REQUIRED TO BE TRAINED  IN
THE  ADMINISTRATION  OF  EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT AND SHALL CARRY
EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT IN THEIR VEHICLES WHEN ON DUTY.
  3. ALL MEMBERS OF THE STATE POLICE SHALL:
  (A) COMPLETE AN INITIAL  TRAINING  PROGRAM  ON  EMERGENCY  ANAPHYLAXIS
TREATMENT;
  (B) COMPLETE A REFRESHER TRAINING PROGRAM AT LEAST EVERY TWO YEARS;
  (C)  CONTACT  THE  EMERGENCY  MEDICAL SYSTEM DURING ANY RESPONSE TO AN
INCIDENT OF SUSPECTED ANAPHYLAXIS AND ADVISE  IF  EMERGENCY  ANAPHYLAXIS
TREATMENT IS BEING USED; AND
  (D)  COMPLY  WITH  PROTOCOLS  FOR  RESPONSE  TO INCIDENTS OF SUSPECTED
ANAPHYLAXIS.

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