senate Bill S8878

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to certain examinations taken by funeral directors

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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 07, 2018 signed chap.270
Aug 27, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.462
substituted for a11068
referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2071
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 31, 2018 referred to health


S8878 (ACTIVE) - Details

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S8878 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to certain examinations taken by funeral directors.

S8878 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8878 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 31, 2018

Introduced  by  Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT in relation to certain examinations taken by funeral directors


  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other law, rule, order or regulation to
the contrary, a funeral director duly licensed pursuant to article 34 of
the public health law at the time of application for the 2018-2020 bien-
nial  renewal  registration  or  any  registration  thereafter  shall be
presumed to have successfully passed all required examinations  notwith-
standing  any  adverse  action  with  regard  to examination scores that
occurred after the initial application for licensure had  been  approved
unless the commissioner of health shall have determined, after providing
the applicant due notice and an opportunity to be heard, that the appli-
cant  is  in violation of paragraph (c) of subdivision 1 of section 3450
of the public health law.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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