senate Bill S4375A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to permitting certain physicians to practice medicine in New York state if they are licensed to practice in another state or territory

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2018 approval memo.21
signed chap.519
Dec 18, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 14, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.158
substituted for a7237b
Jun 11, 2018 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 04, 2018 amended on third reading (t) 4375a
May 14, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 09, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 08, 2018 1st report cal.1113
Jan 03, 2018 referred to higher education
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 07, 2017 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 01, 2017 advanced to third reading
Apr 26, 2017 2nd report cal.
Apr 25, 2017 1st report cal.634
Feb 10, 2017 referred to higher education

Votes

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May 8, 2018 - Higher Education committee Vote

S4375
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 25, 2017 - Higher Education committee Vote

S4375
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

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S4375 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7237
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6526, Ed L

S4375 - Summary

Permits physicians who are licensed in another state or territory to provide medical services to athletes and team personnel at team sporting events in New York, provided such services are provided only to those athletes and team personnel at the team sporting event.

S4375 - Sponsor Memo

S4375 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4375

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 10, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  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  permitting  certain
  physicians to practice medicine in New York state if they are licensed
  to practice in another state within the country

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

  Section 1. Section 6526 of the education law is amended  by  adding  a
new subdivision 10 to read as follows:
  10.  (A)  ANY  PHYSICIAN  WHO  IS LICENSED AND IN GOOD STANDING IN ANY
STATE WITHIN THE UNITED STATES WHO:
  (I) HAS A WRITTEN OR ORAL AGREEMENT WITH A SPORTS TEAM TO PROVIDE CARE
TO TEAM MEMBERS AND COACHING STAFF TRAVELING WITH THE TEAM FOR A SPECIF-
IC SPORTING EVENT TO TAKE PLACE IN THIS STATE; OR
  (II) HAS BEEN INVITED BY A NATIONAL SPORT GOVERNING  BODY  TO  PROVIDE
SERVICES TO TEAM MEMBERS AND COACHING STAFF AT A NATIONAL SPORT TRAINING
CENTER  IN  THIS STATE OR TO PROVIDE SERVICES AT AN EVENT OR COMPETITION
IN THIS STATE WHICH IS SANCTIONED BY THE NATIONAL SPORT  GOVERNING  BODY
SO LONG AS:
  (A)  THE  PHYSICIAN'S  PRACTICE  IS  LIMITED  TO  THAT REQUIRED BY THE
NATIONAL SPORT GOVERNING BODY; AND
  (B) THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE PHYSICIAN ARE WITHIN THE  PHYSICIAN'S
SCOPE OF PRACTICE.
  (B)  NOTHING  IN  THIS  SUBDIVISION  SHALL BE CONSTRUED AS TO PERMIT A
PHYSICIAN EXEMPT BY THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBDIVISION TO:
  (I) PROVIDE CARE OR CONSULTATION TO ANY PERSON RESIDING IN THIS STATE,
OTHER THAN A PERSON SPECIFIED IN PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVISION; OR
  (II) PRACTICE AT A LICENSED HEALTH CARE FACILITY IN THIS STATE.
  (C) AN EXEMPTION OBTAINED PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS  SUBDIVI-
SION  SHALL  BE  VALID  WHILE THE PHYSICIAN IS TRAVELING WITH THE SPORTS
TEAM, PROVIDED NO EXEMPTION SHALL BE LONGER THAN TEN  DAYS  IN  DURATION

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

Co-Sponsors

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S4375A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7237
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6526, Ed L

S4375A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits physicians who are licensed in another state or territory to provide medical services to athletes and team personnel at team sporting events in New York, provided such services are provided only to those athletes and team personnel at the team sporting event.

S4375A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4375A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4375--A
    Cal. No. 1113

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 10, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. FUNKE, BONACIC, CROCI, DeFRANCISCO, GALLIVAN, GOLD-
  EN, MARCHIONE, MURPHY, RANZENHOFER, SAVINO -- read twice  and  ordered
  printed,  and  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher
  Education -- recommitted to  the  Committee  on  Higher  Education  in
  accordance  with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- reported favorably from said
  committee, ordered to first and second  report,  ordered  to  a  third
  reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted, retaining its place in the
  order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the education law, in  relation  to  permitting  certain
  physicians to practice medicine in New York state if they are licensed
  to practice in another state or territory

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

  Section 1. Section 6526 of the education law is amended  by  adding  a
new subdivision 10 to read as follows:
  10.  (A) ANY PHYSICIAN WHO IS LICENSED AND IN GOOD STANDING IN ANOTHER
STATE OR TERRITORY, AND WHO HAS A WRITTEN AGREEMENT TO  PROVIDE  MEDICAL
SERVICES  TO  ATHLETES AND TEAM PERSONNEL OF A UNITED STATES SPORTS TEAM
RECOGNIZED BY THE UNITED STATES OLYMPIC  COMMITTEE  OR  AN  OUT-OF-STATE
SECONDARY  SCHOOL,  INSTITUTION  OF  POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION, OR PROFES-
SIONAL ATHLETIC ORGANIZATION SPORTS TEAM, MAY PROVIDE  MEDICAL  SERVICES
TO SUCH ATHLETES AND TEAM PERSONNEL AT A DISCRETE SANCTIONED TEAM SPORT-
ING  EVENT  IN THIS STATE AS DEFINED BY THE COMMISSIONER IN REGULATIONS,
PROVIDED SUCH SERVICES ARE PROVIDED  ONLY  TO  SUCH  ATHLETES  AND  TEAM
PERSONNEL  AT  THE  DISCRETE  SANCTIONED  TEAM  SPORTING EVENT. ANY SUCH
MEDICAL SERVICES SHALL BE PROVIDED ONLY FIVE DAYS BEFORE  THROUGH  THREE
DAYS AFTER EACH DISCRETE SANCTIONED TEAM SPORTING EVENT.
  (B) ANY PERSON PRACTICING AS A PHYSICIAN IN NEW YORK STATE PURSUANT TO
THIS  SUBDIVISION  SHALL  BE  SUBJECT TO THE PERSONAL AND SUBJECT MATTER
JURISDICTION AND DISCIPLINARY AND REGULATORY AUTHORITY OF THE  BOARD  OF
REGENTS  AS  IF HE OR SHE IS A LICENSEE AND AS IF THE EXEMPTION PURSUANT

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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