assembly Bill A1129

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Enacts the "New York state living donor support act"

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to ways and means
May 14, 2019 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 14, 2019 referred to health

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A1129 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1339
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 43-B Art Head, §207, desig §§4360 - 4368 to be Title 1, add Title 1 Head, Art 43-B Title 2 §§4369 - 4371, Pub Health L; amd §612, Tax L; add §365-o, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A5475, S2498
2021-2022: A146, S1594

A1129 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the "New York state living donor support act" to provide state reimbursement to living organ donors, who are state residents, for medical and associated expenses incurred as a result of the organ donation, when the organ donation is made to another resident of the state; requires the provision of information on transplantation to patients with severe kidney disease.

A1129 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1129

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GOTTFRIED,  ORTIZ, SIMON, MORINELLO, CAHILL,
  GIGLIO, JAFFEE, COLTON, THIELE, ENGLEBRIGHT,  MOSLEY,  COOK,  GUNTHER,
  McDONOUGH,  CRESPO,  RAIA,  DINOWITZ,  PEOPLES-STOKES,  BLAKE,  PERRY,
  STECK,  GOODELL,  L. ROSENTHAL,  QUART,  RODRIGUEZ,  KIM,   PALMESANO,
  ABINANTI,  RA,  DiPIETRO,  HYNDMAN,  D'URSO,  JEAN-PIERRE,  BENEDETTO,
  GALEF, WEPRIN, M. L. MILLER, WILLIAMS, LAVINE, BARRON, JOHNS, WOERNER,
  DICKENS, BRONSON, NIOU, CUSICK, NORRIS, CARROLL,  SOLAGES,  SEAWRIGHT,
  ARROYO,  ZEBROWSKI,  DE LA ROSA, TAYLOR -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of
  A.  AUBRY,  BARCLAY,  BRAUNSTEIN,  CYMBROWITZ,  FITZPATRICK,   HEVESI,
  LENTOL,  PICHARDO,  PRETLOW,  RAMOS,  SCHIMMINGER  --  read  once  and
  referred to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health  law,  the  tax  law  and  the  social
  services law, in relation to support of living organ donation

  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 may  be  cited  as
the "New York state living donor support act".
  §  2. The article heading of article 43-B of the public health law, as
added by chapter 589 of the laws of 1990, is amended to read as follows:
         ORGAN[, TISSUE AND BODY PARTS] PROCUREMENT AND [STORAGE]
                              DONOR SUPPORT
  § 3. Sections 4360 through 4368 of article 43-B of the  public  health
law  are designated title 1, and a new title heading is added to read as
follows:
           ORGAN, TISSUE AND BODY PARTS PROCUREMENT AND STORAGE
  § 4. Article 43-B of the public health law is amended by adding a  new
title 2 to read as follows:
                                  TITLE 2
                          LIVING ORGAN DONATION

SECTION 4369. DEFINITIONS.

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