senate Bill S5643A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Directs the commissioner of health, in consultation with the commissioner of transportation and state emergency medical services council, to promulgate rules and regulations for the operation of ambulances

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
Feb 27, 2018 amended on third reading (t) 5643a
Feb 13, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 12, 2018 2nd report cal.
Feb 06, 2018 1st report cal.371
Jan 03, 2018 referred to health
Jun 21, 2017 committed to rules
May 15, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 10, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 09, 2017 1st report cal.904
Apr 24, 2017 referred to health

Votes

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Feb 6, 2018 - Health committee Vote

S5643
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
6
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 9, 2017 - Health committee Vote

S5643
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
6
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S5643 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7505
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3011, Pub Health L

S5643 - Summary

Directs the commissioner of health, in consultation with the commissioner of transportation and the New York state emergency medical services council, to promulgate rules and regulations for the operation of ambulances.

S5643 - Sponsor Memo

S5643 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5643

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  KLEIN  -- 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  directing  the
  commissioner  of  health,  in  consultation  with  the commissioner of
  transportation, to establish rules and regulations for ambulances

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

  Section  1.  Short  title.  This  act  shall  be known and be cited as
"Janet's law".
  § 2. Section 206 of the public health law is amended by adding  a  new
subdivision 31 to read as follows:
  31.  THE  COMMISSIONER SHALL, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF
TRANSPORTATION, ESTABLISH RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR AMBULANCES IN  ORDER
TO  ENSURE  THE SAFETY OF PASSENGERS AND THE PUBLIC AT LARGE. SUCH RULES
AND REGULATIONS SHALL INCLUDE, BUT SHALL NOT BE LIMITED TO, THE  MINIMUM
AGE  OF  AMBULANCE DRIVERS, THE ALLOWABLE NUMBER OF CONSECUTIVE HOURS AN
AMBULANCE DRIVER MAY WORK, AND THE REQUISITE TRAINING AN AMBULANCE DRIV-
ER SHALL RECEIVE PRIOR TO DRIVING ANY AMBULANCE.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09581-02-7

S5643A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7505
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3011, Pub Health L

S5643A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of health, in consultation with the commissioner of transportation and the New York state emergency medical services council, to promulgate rules and regulations for the operation of ambulances.

S5643A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5643A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5643--A
    Cal. No. 371

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  KLEIN  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health --  recommitted  to
  the  Committee  on  Health 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 public health law,  in  relation  to  directing  the
  commissioner  of  health,  in  consultation  with  the commissioner of
  transportation and the New York state emergency medical services coun-
  cil, to establish rules and regulations for ambulances

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

  Section  1. Section 3011 of the public health law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 12 to read as follows:
  12. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE  COMMISSIONER  OF
TRANSPORTATION  AND  THE  STATE COUNCIL, ESTABLISH RULES AND REGULATIONS
FOR AMBULANCE SERVICES IN ORDER TO ENSURE THE PHYSICAL SAFETY OF PASSEN-
GERS AND THE PUBLIC AT LARGE DURING THE TRANSPORT  OF  SUCH  PASSENGERS.
SUCH  RULES  AND REGULATIONS SHALL INCLUDE, BUT SHALL NOT BE LIMITED TO,
THE ALLOWABLE NUMBER OF CONSECUTIVE HOURS AN AMBULANCE DRIVER  MAY  WORK
AND  THE  REQUISITE  TRAINING AN AMBULANCE DRIVER SHALL RECEIVE PRIOR TO
OPERATING AN AMBULANCE.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09581-05-8

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