senate Bill S6196

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires election for registration for organ, eye and tissue donations to be included upon applications for student loans and aid; repealer

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 12, 2018 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 13, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 12, 2018 2nd report cal.
Feb 06, 2018 1st report cal.373
Jan 03, 2018 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 15, 2017 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 14, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.1763
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 23, 2017 reported and committed to higher education
May 11, 2017 referred to health

Votes

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Feb 6, 2018 - Health committee Vote

S6196
15
1
committee
15
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Health Committee Vote: Feb 6, 2018

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

Jun 14, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S6196
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 23, 2017 - Health committee Vote

S6196
15
1
committee
15
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Health Committee Vote: May 23, 2017

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

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S6196 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8469
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§4310 & 206, Pub Health L; amd §655, Ed L

S6196 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires that space be provided on applications for student loan and aid progams, 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.

S6196 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6196 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6196

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 11, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public health law and the education law, in relation
  to requiring the president of the  New  York  state  higher  education
  services  corporation  to include space for registering in the "donate
  life registry" for organ, eye and tissue donations on applications for
  student aid and loan programs; 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 STUDENT AID OR LOAN PROGRAM AWARDED
PURSUANT TO ARTICLE FOURTEEN OF THE EDUCATION LAW, OR (VIII) through any
other method identified by the commissioner. The department shall estab-
lish a means by which to register the consent given by  individuals  who
are  sixteen  or seventeen years of age in the donate life registry, and
shall make registration available by any  of  the  methods  provided  in
subparagraphs  (i), (ii), (iii), (iv), (v) [and], (vi), (VII) AND (VIII)
of this paragraph.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11632-01-7

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