assembly Bill A6838

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to body imaging scanning equipment

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via S5337 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 02, 2018 signed chap.313
Sep 20, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 14, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
Mar 21, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.478
substituted for a6838
Mar 20, 2018 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 05, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 28, 2018 2nd report cal.
Feb 27, 2018 1st report cal.529
Jan 03, 2018 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 24, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.451
substituted for a6838
Mar 21, 2018 substituted by s5337
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.478
May 24, 2017 substituted by s5337
May 18, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.451
May 16, 2017 reported
Apr 25, 2017 reported referred to codes
Mar 22, 2017 referred to health

Votes

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Feb 27, 2018 - Health committee Vote

S5337
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 25, 2017 - Health committee Vote

S5337
15
1
committee
15
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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A6838 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5337
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3502, Pub Health L

A6838 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to body imaging scanning equipment including proper registration, limitations and reporting of use.

A6838 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6838

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 22, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. WEPRIN, GOTTFRIED -- read once and referred to
  the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to body imaging scan-
  ning equipment; and providing for the repeal of such  provisions  upon
  expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. Section 3502 of the public health law is amended by  adding
a new subdivision 6 to read as follows:
  6. (A) (I) NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION OR ANY OTHER
PROVISION  OF  LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO THE CONTRARY, LICENSED PRACTI-
TIONERS, PERSONS LICENSED UNDER THIS ARTICLE  AND  UNLICENSED  PERSONNEL
EMPLOYED  AT A LOCAL CORRECTIONAL FACILITY MAY, IN A MANNER PERMITTED BY
THE REGULATIONS PROMULGATED PURSUANT TO THIS SUBDIVISION,  UTILIZE  BODY
IMAGING SCANNING EQUIPMENT THAT APPLIES IONIZING RADIATION TO HUMANS FOR
PURPOSES  OF SCREENING INMATES COMMITTED TO SUCH FACILITY, IN CONNECTION
WITH THE IMPLEMENTATION OF SUCH FACILITY'S SECURITY PROGRAM.
  (II) THE UTILIZATION OF SUCH BODY IMAGING SCANNING EQUIPMENT SHALL  BE
IN  ACCORDANCE  WITH  REGULATIONS  PROMULGATED  BY THE DEPARTMENT, OR IN
CITIES HAVING A POPULATION OF TWO  MILLION  OR  MORE,  SUCH  UTILIZATION
SHALL BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE NEW YORK CITY
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND MENTAL HYGIENE.
  (B) PRIOR TO ESTABLISHING, MAINTAINING OR OPERATING IN A LOCAL CORREC-
TIONAL  FACILITY ANY BODY IMAGING SCANNING EQUIPMENT, THE CHIEF ADMINIS-
TRATIVE OFFICER OF THE FACILITY SHALL ENSURE THAT SUCH  FACILITY  IS  IN
COMPLIANCE WITH THE REGULATIONS PROMULGATED PURSUANT TO THIS SUBDIVISION
AND  OTHERWISE  APPLICABLE  REQUIREMENTS FOR THE INSTALLATION, REGISTRA-
TION, MAINTENANCE, OPERATION AND INSPECTION  OF  BODY  IMAGING  SCANNING
EQUIPMENT.
  (C) THE REGULATIONS PROMULGATED PURSUANT TO SUBPARAGRAPH (II) OF PARA-
GRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO:

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

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