senate Bill S1385

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides for the certification by the education department of certified registered nurse anesthetists

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Jan 09, 2017 referred to higher education

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S1385 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A442
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง6912, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A140, S7166A, A140A
2013-2014: A4228B, S3277B
2011-2012: A8392C, S5356D

S1385 - Summary

Provides for the certification by the education department of certified registered nurse anesthetists.

S1385 - Sponsor Memo

S1385 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1385

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. GALLIVAN, FUNKE -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education

AN ACT to amend the education  law,  in  relation  to  certification  of
  certified registered nurse anesthetists

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

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new  section  6912
to read as follows:
  S  6912.  CERTIFICATION OF CERTIFIED REGISTERED NURSE ANESTHETISTS. 1.
FOR ISSUANCE OF A CERTIFICATE AS A CERTIFIED REGISTERED  NURSE  ANESTHE-
TIST, THE APPLICANT SHALL FULFILL THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS:
  (A) APPLICATION: FILE AN APPLICATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT;
  (B)  LICENSE:  BE  LICENSED  AS A REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL NURSE IN THE
STATE;
  (C)  EDUCATION:  (I)  HAVE  SATISFACTORILY  COMPLETED  AN  EDUCATIONAL
PROGRAM  THAT IS DESIGNED AND CONDUCTED TO PREPARE GRADUATES TO PRACTICE
IN THE SPECIALTY AREA OF NURSE  ANESTHESIA  AND  IS  REGISTERED  BY  THE
DEPARTMENT  OR  DETERMINED  BY  THE DEPARTMENT TO BE THE EQUIVALENT; AND
(II) SUBMIT EVIDENCE OF CURRENT CERTIFICATION OR  RECERTIFICATION  BY  A
NATIONAL CERTIFYING BODY, RECOGNIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT;
  (D)  FEES: PAY A FEE TO THE DEPARTMENT OF FIFTY DOLLARS FOR AN INITIAL
CERTIFICATE AUTHORIZING NURSE ANESTHESIA PRACTICE AND A TRIENNIAL REGIS-
TRATION FEE OF  THIRTY  DOLLARS.  AFTER  A  CERTIFIED  REGISTERED  NURSE
ANESTHETIST'S  INITIAL  REGISTRATION,  REGISTRATION  UNDER  THIS SECTION
SHALL BE COTERMINOUS WITH THE CERTIFIED REGISTERED  NURSE  ANESTHETIST'S
REGISTRATION AS A REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL NURSE.
  2.  ONLY  A  PERSON  CERTIFIED  UNDER THIS SECTION SHALL USE THE TITLE
"CERTIFIED REGISTERED NURSE ANESTHETIST".
  3. THE COMMISSIONER IS AUTHORIZED TO PROMULGATE REGULATIONS TO  IMPLE-
MENT THE CERTIFICATION PROCESS SET FORTH IN THIS SECTION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00276-01-7

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