senate Bill S4971

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to a sepsis awareness, prevention and education program

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A6053 - Signed by Governor


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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 23, 2017 approval memo.7
signed chap.347
Oct 11, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2017 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1636
substituted for s4971a
Jun 19, 2017 substituted by a6053a
Jun 14, 2017 amended on third reading 4971a
Jun 14, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.1636
Jun 06, 2017 reported and committed to rules
Mar 03, 2017 referred to education

S4971 - Details

Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§305 & 6505-b, Ed L; amd §239, Pub Health L

S4971 - Summary

Directs the commissioner of education to collaborate with the department of health and other health organizations to establish regulations for a sepsis awareness and prevention program for school districts, boards of cooperative educational services and nonpublic schools.

S4971 - Sponsor Memo

S4971 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4971

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 3, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the education law and the public health law, in relation
  to a sepsis awareness, prevention and education program

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

  Section 1. Section 305 of the education law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 56 to read as follows:
  56. A. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL CONSULT AND COLLABORATE WITH THE COMMIS-
SIONER  OF  HEALTH  AND  ORGANIZATIONS  THAT  PROMOTE  SEPSIS AWARENESS,
PREVENTION AND EDUCATION, AS WELL AS OTHER INTERESTED PARTIES, TO ESTAB-
LISH AND DEVELOP A SEPSIS AWARENESS, PREVENTION  AND  EDUCATION  PROGRAM
WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT. SUCH PROGRAM SHALL BE DEFINED BY THE COMMISSIONER
IN  REGULATIONS  AFTER CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND BE
DESIGNED TO EDUCATE STUDENTS, PARENTS AND SCHOOL PERSONNEL ABOUT  SEPSIS
AWARENESS AND PREVENTION. SUCH PROGRAM SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED
TO:
  (I)  AGE-APPROPRIATE MODEL CURRICULUM, EXEMPLAR LESSON PLANS, AND BEST
PRACTICE  INSTRUCTIONAL  RESOURCES  FOR  STUDENTS,  PARENTS  AND  SCHOOL
PERSONNEL  DESIGNED  TO PROMOTE AWARENESS AND PREVENTION METHODS AGAINST
SEPSIS. SUCH MODEL CURRICULUM, LESSON PLANS AND INSTRUCTIONAL  RESOURCES
SHALL   INCLUDE  BUT  NOT  BE  LIMITED  TO  GUIDELINES  AND  METHODS  OF
PREVENTION, INCLUDING RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE REDUCTION OF  EXPOSURE  TO
SEPSIS AND AN APPROPRIATE COURSE OF ACTION FOR SEPSIS TREATMENT;
  (II)  INSTRUCTIONAL  TOOLS  AND  MATERIALS  FOR  STUDENTS, PARENTS AND
SCHOOL PERSONNEL DEVELOPED IN COLLABORATION  WITH  THE  COMMISSIONER  OF
HEALTH,  WHICH  SHALL  INCLUDE  UPDATED  DATA  AND INFORMATION ON SEPSIS
AWARENESS AND PREVENTION, WITH A REVIEW OF SUCH DATA AND INFORMATION  TO
OCCUR  PERIODICALLY, AT INTERVALS DEEMED APPROPRIATE BY THE COMMISSIONER
AND THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH; AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10229-02-7

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S4971A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§305 & 6505-b, Ed L; amd §239, Pub Health L

S4971A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of education to collaborate with the department of health and other health organizations to establish regulations for a sepsis awareness and prevention program for school districts, boards of cooperative educational services and nonpublic schools.

S4971A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4971A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4971--A
    Cal. No. 1636

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education -- reported
  favorably from said committee and committed to the Committee on  Rules
  --  ordered to a third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retain-
  ing its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the education law and the public health law, in relation
  to a sepsis awareness, prevention and education program

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

  Section  1.  This  act  shall  be  known  and  may  be  cited as "Rory
Staunton's law."
  § 2. Section 305 of the education law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
subdivision 56 to read as follows:
  56. A. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL CONSULT AND COLLABORATE WITH THE COMMIS-
SIONER  OF  HEALTH  AND  ORGANIZATIONS  THAT  PROMOTE  SEPSIS AWARENESS,
PREVENTION AND EDUCATION, AS WELL AS OTHER INTERESTED PARTIES, TO ESTAB-
LISH AND DEVELOP A SEPSIS AWARENESS, PREVENTION  AND  EDUCATION  PROGRAM
WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT. SUCH PROGRAM SHALL BE DEFINED BY THE COMMISSIONER
IN  REGULATIONS  AFTER CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND BE
DESIGNED TO EDUCATE STUDENTS, PARENTS AND SCHOOL PERSONNEL ABOUT  SEPSIS
AWARENESS AND PREVENTION. SUCH PROGRAM SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED
TO:
  (I)  AGE-APPROPRIATE MODEL CURRICULUM, EXEMPLAR LESSON PLANS, AND BEST
PRACTICE  INSTRUCTIONAL  RESOURCES  FOR  STUDENTS,  PARENTS  AND  SCHOOL
PERSONNEL  DESIGNED  TO PROMOTE AWARENESS AND PREVENTION METHODS AGAINST
SEPSIS. SUCH MODEL CURRICULUM, LESSON PLANS AND INSTRUCTIONAL  RESOURCES
SHALL   INCLUDE  BUT  NOT  BE  LIMITED  TO  GUIDELINES  AND  METHODS  OF
PREVENTION, INCLUDING RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE REDUCTION OF  EXPOSURE  TO
SEPSIS AND AN APPROPRIATE COURSE OF ACTION FOR SEPSIS TREATMENT;
  (II)  INSTRUCTIONAL  TOOLS  AND  MATERIALS  FOR  STUDENTS, PARENTS AND
SCHOOL PERSONNEL DEVELOPED IN COLLABORATION  WITH  THE  COMMISSIONER  OF

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

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