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|Jan 03, 2018||referred to health|
|Jun 20, 2017||referred to health|
assembly Bill A8534
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
Robert C. Carroll
A8534 (ACTIVE) - Details
A8534 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8534 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y June 20, 2017 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. ROSENTHAL -- read once and referred to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to enacting the safer consumption services act 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 article 33-B to read as follows: ARTICLE 33-B SAFER CONSUMPTION SERVICES ACT SECTION 3398. SHORT TITLE. 3398-A. DEFINITIONS. 3398-B. PROGRAM APPROVAL. 3398-C. DESIGNATION. 3398-D. REPORTING. 3398-E. IMMUNITY PROVIDED. 3398-F. LIMITATIONS ON IMMUNITY. § 3398. SHORT TITLE. THIS ACT SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS THE "SAFER CONSUMPTION SERVICES ACT". § 3398-A. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE: 1. "PROGRAM" MEANS A SAFER CONSUMPTION SERVICES PROGRAM ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE. 2. "ENTITY" MEANS ANY COMMUNITY BASED ORGANIZATION THAT PROVIDES EDUCATIONAL, HEALTH, HARM REDUCTION, HOUSING, OR SOCIAL SERVICES AND ANY HOSPITAL, MEDICAL CLINIC OR OFFICE, HEALTH CENTER, NURSING CARE FACILI- TY, MENTAL HEALTH FACILITY, OR OTHER SIMILAR ENTITY THAT PROVIDES MEDICAL CARE. 3. "PARTICIPANT" MEANS AN INDIVIDUAL WHO SEEKS TO UTILIZE, UTILIZES, OR HAS USED A PROGRAM ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE. § 3398-B. PROGRAM APPROVAL. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER STATUTE, LAW OR RULE TO THE CONTRARY, THE DEPARTMENT OR A LOCAL HEALTH DISTRICT MAY EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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