senate Bill S474B

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires election for registration for organ, eye and tissue donations to be included upon certain state forms; repealer

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 02, 2017 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.685
reported and committed to rules
Apr 25, 2017 print number 474b
amend (t) and recommit to higher education
Apr 20, 2017 print number 474a
amend and recommit to higher education
Jan 04, 2017 referred to higher education

Votes

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May 2, 2017 - Higher Education committee Vote

S474B
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Higher Education Committee Vote: May 2, 2017

aye wr (1)

May 2, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S474B
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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S474 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2526A
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§4310 & 206, Pub Health L; amd §§3006 & 6501, Ed L; amd §651, Tax L; amd §401, V & T L; amd §§464 & 468-a, Judy L; add §91-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6022A, A9101A
2017-2018: S474B

S474 - Summary

Requires that space be provided on applications for the practice of a profession or occupation, state income tax returns, applications to register a motor vehicle, for the applicant to register in the "donate life registry" for organ, eye and tissue donation established pursuant to section 4310 of the public health law.

S474 - Sponsor Memo

S474 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   474

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. PERALTA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, the tax law, the vehicle and  traffic
  law, the judiciary law and the executive law, in relation to requiring
  certain  state forms and applications to include space for registering
  in the "donate life registry" for organ, eye and tissue donations

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

  Section 1. Section 355 of the education law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 2-b to read as follows:
  2-B. THE STATE UNIVERSITY TRUSTEES SHALL REQUIRE THAT APPLICATIONS FOR
ADMISSION  TO STATE OPERATED INSTITUTIONS AND COMMUNITY COLLEGES INCLUDE
SPACE FOR THE APPLICANT TO REGISTER IN THE "DONATE  LIFE  REGISTRY"  FOR
ORGAN,   EYE  AND  TISSUE  DONATIONS  ESTABLISHED  PURSUANT  TO  SECTION
FORTY-THREE HUNDRED TEN OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW.  PROVIDED, THAT  WHERE
AN  APPLICANT  HAS  PREVIOUSLY  CONSENTED  TO MAKE AN ANATOMICAL GIFT OR
REGISTERED IN THE "DONATE LIFE REGISTRY", FAILING TO CHECK A  BOX  SHALL
NOT IMPAIR SUCH CONSENT OR REGISTRATION.
  S  2.  Section  3006  of  the education law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4. ORGAN, EYE AND TISSUE DONATION. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL  PROVIDE  ON
EACH  APPLICATION  FOR  A  CERTIFICATE,  LICENSE  OR REGISTRATION ISSUED
PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE, AND EACH RENEWAL THEREOF, SPACE FOR THE APPLI-
CANT TO REGISTER IN THE "DONATE LIFE REGISTRY" FOR ORGAN, EYE AND TISSUE
DONATIONS ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO SECTION FORTY-THREE HUNDRED TEN OF THE
PUBLIC HEALTH LAW.   PROVIDED, THAT WHERE AN  APPLICANT  HAS  PREVIOUSLY
CONSENTED  TO  MAKE AN ANATOMICAL GIFT OR REGISTERED IN THE "DONATE LIFE
REGISTRY", FAILING TO CHECK A BOX  SHALL  NOT  IMPAIR  SUCH  CONSENT  OR
REGISTRATION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00150-01-7

S474A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2526A
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§4310 & 206, Pub Health L; amd §§3006 & 6501, Ed L; amd §651, Tax L; amd §401, V & T L; amd §§464 & 468-a, Judy L; add §91-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6022A, A9101A
2017-2018: S474B

S474A - Summary

Requires that space be provided on applications for the practice of a profession or occupation, state income tax returns, applications to register a motor vehicle, for the applicant to register in the "donate life registry" for organ, eye and tissue donation established pursuant to section 4310 of the public health law.

S474A - Sponsor Memo

S474A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 474--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. PERALTA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Higher  Education  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the education law, the tax law, the vehicle and  traffic
  law, the judiciary law and the executive law, in relation to requiring
  certain  state forms and applications to include space for registering
  in the "donate life registry" for organ, eye and tissue donations

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

  Section  1.   Section 3006 of the education law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4. ORGAN, EYE AND TISSUE DONATION. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL  PROVIDE  ON
EACH  APPLICATION  FOR  A  CERTIFICATE,  LICENSE  OR REGISTRATION ISSUED
PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE, AND EACH RENEWAL THEREOF, SPACE FOR THE APPLI-
CANT TO REGISTER IN THE "DONATE LIFE REGISTRY" FOR ORGAN, EYE AND TISSUE
DONATIONS ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO SECTION FORTY-THREE HUNDRED TEN OF THE
PUBLIC HEALTH LAW.   PROVIDED, THAT WHERE AN  APPLICANT  HAS  PREVIOUSLY
CONSENTED  TO  MAKE AN ANATOMICAL GIFT OR REGISTERED IN THE "DONATE LIFE
REGISTRY", FAILING TO CHECK A BOX  SHALL  NOT  IMPAIR  SUCH  CONSENT  OR
REGISTRATION.
  S  2.    Section  6501 of the education law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 3 to read as follows:
  3. THE BOARD OF REGENTS SHALL PROVIDE, ON EACH APPLICATION TO PRACTICE
A PROFESSION PURSUANT TO THIS TITLE AND EACH APPLICATION FOR RENEWAL  OF
A  LICENSE, REGISTRATION OR CERTIFICATION TO PRACTICE SUCH A PROFESSION,
SPACE FOR THE APPLICANT TO REGISTER IN THE  "DONATE  LIFE  REGISTRY"  OF
ORGAN,   EYE  AND  TISSUE  DONATIONS  ESTABLISHED  PURSUANT  TO  SECTION
FORTY-THREE HUNDRED TEN OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW.  PROVIDED, THAT  WHERE
AN  APPLICANT  HAS  PREVIOUSLY  CONSENTED  TO MAKE AN ANATOMICAL GIFT OR

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

Co-Sponsors

S474B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2526A
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§4310 & 206, Pub Health L; amd §§3006 & 6501, Ed L; amd §651, Tax L; amd §401, V & T L; amd §§464 & 468-a, Judy L; add §91-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6022A, A9101A
2017-2018: S474B

S474B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires that space be provided on applications for the practice of a profession or occupation, state income tax returns, applications to register a motor vehicle, for the applicant to register in the "donate life registry" for organ, eye and tissue donation established pursuant to section 4310 of the public health law.

S474B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S474B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 474--B

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. PERALTA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Higher  Education  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee -- committee discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the public health law, the education law, the tax law,
  the vehicle and traffic law, the judiciary law and the executive  law,
  in  relation  to  requiring  certain  state  forms and applications to
  include space for registering in the "donate life registry" for organ,
  eye and tissue donations; and to  repeal  certain  provisions  of  the
  public health law relating thereto

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision  5  of  section  4310  of  the
public  health  law, as separately amended by chapters 40 and 248 of the
laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  (a) Such organ, eye and tissue registration  of  consent  to  make  an
anatomical gift can be made through: (i) indication made on the applica-
tion  or  renewal  form of a driver's license, (ii) indication made on a
non-driver identification card application or renewal form, (iii)  indi-
cation made on a voter registration form pursuant to subdivision five of
section  5-210 of the election law, (iv) indication made on the applica-
tion for health care coverage offered through the state  health  benefit
exchange,  (v) enrollment through the donate life registry website, (vi)
paper enrollment submitted to the donate life registry, [or] (vii) INDI-
CATION MADE ON APPLICATION FOR A CERTIFICATE,  LICENSE  OR  REGISTRATION
ISSUED  PURSUANT TO ARTICLE SIXTY-ONE OF THE EDUCATION LAW, (VIII) INDI-
CATION MADE ON AN APPLICATION TO PRACTICE A PROFESSION PURSUANT TO TITLE
EIGHT OF THE EDUCATION LAW, (IX) INDICATION MADE ON  A  PERSONAL  INCOME
TAX  RETURN,  (X)  INDICATION MADE ON AN APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION OR

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