|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 18, 2017||print number 6146a|
|May 18, 2017||amend (t) and recommit to health|
|Feb 27, 2017||referred to health|
assembly Bill A6146A
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A6146 - Details
A6146 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6146 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y February 27, 2017 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. MOYA -- read once and referred to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to the establishment of a letter grading system to classify inspection results for push- carts in cities having a population of two million or more 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 section 1352-f to read as follows: § 1352-F. FOOD PUSHCART SERVICE GRADING SYSTEM; CITIES OF TWO MILLION OR MORE. 1. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH A SYSTEM FOR GRADING INSPECTION RESULTS FOR MOBILE FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENTS AND PUSHCARTS AS DEFINED IN THE STATE SANITARY CODE, OPERATED IN CITIES WITH A POPU- LATION OF TWO MILLION OR MORE. 2. SUCH SYSTEM SHALL USE AND POST LETTERS A, B OR C TO IDENTIFY AND REPRESENT SUCH GRADING AND CLASSIFICATION WITH ALL OTHER LOWER GRADES BEING DEEMED TO BE FAILING GRADES. IN ESTABLISHING SUCH SYSTEM OF GRAD- ING, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL TAKE INTO ACCOUNT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS TITLE AND THE PROVISIONS OF THE SANITARY CODE TO ESTABLISH A GRADING SYSTEM THAT REFLECTS THE SAFETY AND SANITATION OF THE PREMISES AND FOOD HANDLING PRACTICES TO ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH STATE AND LOCAL HEALTH LAWS. 3. EACH SUCH MOBILE FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENT OR PUSHCART SHALL CONSPICUOUSLY POST AT THE POINT OF SALE THE LETTER GRADE IDENTIFYING AND REPRESENTING THE RESULT OF SUCH ESTABLISHMENT'S OR PUSHCART'S MOST RECENTLY GRADED INSPECTION BY THE LOCAL HEALTH OFFICER OR THE ENTITY RESPONSIBLE FOR SUCH INSPECTION. SUCH POSTING SHALL BE DONE IN ACCORD- ANCE WITH RULES AND REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE COMMISSIONER. FOR ANY MOBILE PUBLIC FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENT OR PUSHCART RECEIVING A GRADE LOWER THAN "A", THE LOCAL HEALTH OFFICER OR THE ENTITY PERFORMING THE INSPECTION SHALL ADVISE THE ESTABLISHMENT OR PUSHCART OF ITS GRADE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
A6146A (ACTIVE) - Details
A6146A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6146--A 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y February 27, 2017 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. MOYA -- read once and referred to the Committee on Health -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to the establishment of a letter grading system to classify inspection results for mobile food service establishments and pushcarts in cities having a popu- lation of one million or more 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 section 1352-f to read as follows: § 1352-F. MOBILE FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENT AND PUSHCART GRADING SYSTEM; CITIES OF ONE MILLION OR MORE. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE TERMS "MOBILE FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENT" AND "PUSHCART" SHALL HAVE THE SAME DEFINITIONS AS PROVIDED IN THE SANITARY CODE, AND THE TERM "DEPARTMENT" SHALL MEAN THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND MENTAL HYGIENE OF A CITY HAVING A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE. 2. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL ESTABLISH AND IMPLEMENT A SYSTEM FOR GRADING AND CLASSIFYING INSPECTION RESULTS FOR MOBILE FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISH- MENTS AND PUSHCARTS. SUCH SYSTEM SHALL USE LETTERS TO IDENTIFY AND REPRESENT AN ESTABLISHMENT'S AND PUSHCART'S DEGREE OF COMPLIANCE WITH THE SANITARY CODE AND OTHER APPLICABLE LAWS THAT REQUIRE SUCH ESTABLISH- MENTS AND PUSHCARTS TO OPERATE IN A SANITARY MANNER SO AS TO PROTECT THE PUBLIC HEALTH. THE LETTER A SHALL BE THE GRADE REPRESENTING THE HIGHEST DEGREE OF COMPLIANCE WITH SUCH CODE AND LAWS. 3. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL ADVISE EACH ESTABLISHMENT OR PUSHCART OF THE INSPECTION GRADE RECEIVED AND SHALL PROVIDE THE FINDINGS UPON WHICH SUCH GRADE IS BASED. 4. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL PROMULGATE RULES REQUIRING EACH SUCH MOBILE FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENT AND PUSHCART TO CONSPICUOUSLY POST THE LETTER GRADE ISSUED TO THE MOBILE FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENT OR PUSHCART BY THE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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