senate Bill S4991A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Changes the time limit within which a live birth must be registered from within 5 days of the birth, to within 15 days of the birth

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 19, 2017 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1884
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 31, 2017 print number 4991a
May 31, 2017 amend and recommit to health
Mar 03, 2017 referred to health

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S4991 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6522
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §4130, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A3049

S4991 - Summary

Changes the time limit within which a live birth must be registered from within 5 days of the birth, to within 15 days of the birth.

S4991 - Sponsor Memo

S4991 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4991

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. HELMING, FELDER -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to  the  registration
  of live births

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 4130 of the public health law,  as
amended  by  chapter  506  of  the  laws  of 1955, is amended to read as
follows:
  2. The birth of each child born alive in this state  shall  be  regis-
tered  within [five] FIFTEEN days after the date of birth by filing with
the registrar of the district in which the birth occurred a  certificate
of  such  birth,  which  certificate  shall  be upon the form prescribed
therefor by the commissioner.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10227-01-7

Co-Sponsors

S4991A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6522
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §4130, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A3049

S4991A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Changes the time limit within which a live birth must be registered from within 5 days of the birth, to within 15 days of the birth.

S4991A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4991A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4991--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. HELMING, FELDER -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health -- commit-
  tee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and  recom-
  mitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the public health law, in relation to the registration
  of live births

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 2 of section 4130 of the public health law, as
amended by chapter 506 of the laws  of  1955,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  2.  The  birth  of each child born alive in this state shall be regis-
tered within [five] FIFTEEN days after the date of birth by filing  with
the  registrar of the district in which the birth occurred a certificate
of such birth, which certificate  shall  be  upon  the  form  prescribed
therefor by the commissioner.
  §  2.  Subdivision  4  of  section  4130  of the public health law, as
amended by chapter 884 of the laws  of  1972,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  4.  In  each  case  where  there  was no physician or nurse-midwife in
attendance upon the birth, it shall be the duty of the father or  mother
of  the  child, the householder or owner of the premises where the birth
occurred, or the director or person in charge of the public  or  private
institution  where  the  birth occurred, each in the order named, within
[five] FIFTEEN days after the date of such birth, to report to the local
registrar the fact of such birth and to file said certificate.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10227-02-7

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