assembly Bill A6050A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the "Dominic Murray sudden cardiac arrest prevention act"

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 14, 2018 print number 6050a
Mar 14, 2018 amend and recommit to ways and means
Jan 03, 2018 referred to ways and means
May 23, 2017 reported referred to ways and means
Feb 22, 2017 referred to education

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A6050 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1297
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §206, Pub Health L; add §923, amd §§3001-b & 3001-c, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9897
2015-2016: A4216, S7848
2019-2020: A4876, S2996
2021-2022: A2388, S1016

A6050 - Summary

Establishes the "Dominic Murray sudden cardiac arrest prevention act"; directs the commissioners of education and health to establish rules and regulations for the treatment and monitoring of students of school districts, boards of cooperative educational services and nonpublic schools who exhibit signs or symptoms of sudden cardiac arrest.

A6050 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6050

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 22, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. AUBRY -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Education

AN ACT to amend the education law and the public health law, in relation
  to directing the commissioners of education and  health  to  establish
  rules  and regulations for the treatment and monitoring of students of
  school districts,  boards  of  cooperative  educational  services  and
  nonpublic  schools  who  exhibit  signs  or symptoms of sudden cardiac
  arrest

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "Dominic Murray sudden cardiac arrest prevention act".
  § 2. Section 305 of the education law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
subdivision 56 to read as follows:
  56.  A.  THE  COMMISSIONER,  IN  CONJUNCTION  WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF
HEALTH, SHALL PROMULGATE AND REVIEW AS NECESSARY RULES  AND  REGULATIONS
RELATING  TO  PUPILS  WHO  EXHIBIT  SIGNS  OR SYMPTOMS OF SUDDEN CARDIAC
ARREST WHILE RECEIVING INSTRUCTION OR ENGAGING IN ANY  SCHOOL  SPONSORED
OR  RELATED  ACTIVITY.  IN  DEVELOPING  SUCH  RULES AND REGULATIONS, THE
COMMISSIONER SHALL CONSIDER COMMENTS FROM STAKEHOLDERS AND OTHER  INTER-
ESTED  PARTIES INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO PARENTS, TEACHERS, STUDENTS,
SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS, SCHOOL ATHLETIC TRAINERS, SPORT COACHES,  MEDICAL
AND HEALTH PROFESSIONALS, THE PUBLIC SCHOOLS ATHLETIC LEAGUE (PSAL), THE
NEW  YORK  STATE PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION (NYSPHSAA), AND
OTHER ATHLETIC ASSOCIATIONS. SUCH REGULATIONS SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT  BE
LIMITED TO:
  (I)  REQUIRING  A COURSE OF INSTRUCTION RELATING TO RECOGNIZING PUPILS
WHO EXHIBIT SIGNS OR SYMPTOMS OF SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST AND SEEKING PROP-
ER MEDICAL TREATMENT FOR SUCH PUPILS. SUCH COURSE OF  INSTRUCTION  SHALL
BE  REQUIRED  TO BE COMPLETED ON A BIENNIAL BASIS BY ALL SCHOOL COACHES,
PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHERS, NURSES AND ATHLETIC TRAINERS. THE COURSE OF

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

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A6050A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1297
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §206, Pub Health L; add §923, amd §§3001-b & 3001-c, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9897
2015-2016: A4216, S7848
2019-2020: A4876, S2996
2021-2022: A2388, S1016

A6050A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the "Dominic Murray sudden cardiac arrest prevention act"; directs the commissioners of education and health to establish rules and regulations for the treatment and monitoring of students of school districts, boards of cooperative educational services and nonpublic schools who exhibit signs or symptoms of sudden cardiac arrest.

A6050A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6050--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 22, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  AUBRY, RAIA -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Education -- reported and referred to  the  Committee  on
  Ways  and  Means  -- recommitted to the Committee on Ways and Means in
  accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the education law and the public health law, in relation
  to directing the commissioners of education and  health  to  establish
  rules  and regulations for the treatment and monitoring of students of
  school districts,  boards  of  cooperative  educational  services  and
  nonpublic  schools  who  exhibit  signs  or symptoms of sudden cardiac
  arrest

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "Dominic Murray sudden cardiac arrest prevention act".
  § 2. Section 206 of the public health law is amended by adding  a  new
subdivision 31 to read as follows:
  31. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL DEVELOP INFORMATION THAT IS REVIEWED BY THE
COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION RELATED TO STUDENTS WHO EXHIBIT SIGNS OR SYMP-
TOMS  OF  SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST. SUCH INFORMATION SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT
BE LIMITED TO, THE DEFINITION OF SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST, SIGNS AND  SYMP-
TOMS  OF  SUDDEN  CARDIAC ARREST, AND GUIDELINES FOR A STUDENT'S PARTIC-
IPATION IN INTERSCHOLASTIC ATHLETICS AFTER EXHIBITING SIGNS OR  SYMPTOMS
OF  SUDDEN  CARDIAC  ARREST.  SUCH  INFORMATION  SHALL  BE POSTED ON THE
DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE.
  § 3. The education law is amended by adding a new section 923 to  read
as follows:
  §  923.  SUDDEN  CARDIAC  ARREST. A. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL REVIEW THE
INFORMATION DEVELOPED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH REQUIRED BY SUBDIVI-
SION THIRTY-ONE OF SECTION TWO HUNDRED SIX OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH  LAW  TO

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