senate Bill S7579

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Enacts the interstate medical licensure compact and the nurse licensure compact

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Jan 26, 2018 referred to higher education

S7579 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 169 §§8860 - 8884, Art 169-A §§8886 - 8897, Ed L

S7579 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the interstate medical licensure compact and the nurse licensure compact; enacts compacts related to establishing a streamlined process that allows physicians and nurses to become licensed in multiple member states.

S7579 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7579 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7579

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 26, 2018
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to  enacting  the  inter-
  state  medical  licensure compact (Part A); and to amend the education
  law, in relation to enacting the nurse licensure compact (Part B)

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

  Section  1.  This  act enacts into law major components of legislation
which are necessary to implement provisions of law relating to  enacting
the  interstate  medical  licensure  compact  and  the  nurse  licensure
compact. Each component is wholly contained within a Part identified  as
Parts  A  through  B.  The  effective date for each particular provision
contained within such Part is set forth in  the  last  section  of  such
Part.  Any  provision  in any section contained within a Part, including
the effective date of the Part, which makes a reference to a section "of
this act", when used in connection with that particular component, shall
be deemed to mean and refer to the corresponding section of the Part  in
which  it  is  found.  Section  three of this act sets forth the general
effective date of this act.

                                 PART A

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new article 169 to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 169
                  INTERSTATE MEDICAL LICENSURE COMPACT
SECTION 8860. SHORT TITLE.
        8861. PURPOSE.
        8862. DEFINITIONS.
        8863. ELIGIBILITY.
        8864. DESIGNATION OF STATE OF PRINCIPAL LICENSE.
        8865. APPLICATION AND ISSUANCE OF EXPEDITED LICENSURE.
        8866. FEES FOR EXPEDITED LICENSURE.
        8867. RENEWAL AND CONTINUED PARTICIPATION.

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

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