senate Bill S6963

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to allowing donate life registration when applying for or renewing a hunting, fishing or trapping license

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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
Feb 28, 2018 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 13, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 12, 2018 2nd report cal.
Feb 06, 2018 1st report cal.377
Jan 03, 2018 referred to health
Dec 01, 2017 referred to rules

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S6963 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8736
Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§4310 & 206, Pub Health L; amd §11-0713, En Con L

S6963 - Summary

Relates to allowing donate life registration when applying for or renewing a hunting, fishing or trapping license.

S6963 - Sponsor Memo

S6963 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6963

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            December 1, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  LARKIN, HANNON -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the public health law and the environmental conservation
  law, in relation to allowing donate life  registration  when  applying
  for or renewing a hunting, fishing or trapping license

  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 THE APPLICATION OR RENEWAL FORM OF A HUNTING, FISHING  OR
TRAPPING LICENSE ISSUED PURSUANT TO TITLE SEVEN OF ARTICLE ELEVEN OF THE
ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION LAW, OR (VIII) through any other method iden-
tified  by  the commissioner.  The department shall establish 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) AND (VII) of this paragraph.
  §  2.  Paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision 5 of section 4310 of the public
health law, as amended by section 27 of part A of chapter 60 of the laws
of 2014, is amended to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13306-02-7

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