assembly Bill A1804

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires the veterans health care information program to provide information concerning health issues to veteran's children; requires the department of corrections and community supervision to maintain records

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Current Bill Status Via S2377 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 12, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.39
substituted for a1804
Feb 12, 2019 substituted by s2377
Feb 07, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.39
Feb 05, 2019 reported
Jan 17, 2019 referred to veterans' affairs

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Jan 28, 2019 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

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Committee Vote: Jan 28, 2019

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A1804 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2377
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3803, Pub Health L; amd §29, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A8730
2011-2012: A2102
2013-2014: A2189
2015-2016: A2357, S8057
2017-2018: A2739, S48

A1804 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the veterans health care information program to provide information concerning health issues to veteran's children; requires the department of corrections and community supervision to maintain records regarding the military background of certain individuals under its jurisdiction.

A1804 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1804

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 17, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. LAVINE, LUPARDO, JAFFEE, BARRETT, COOK, OTIS,
  PERRY, HUNTER, COLTON, MOSLEY, SEAWRIGHT -- Multi-Sponsored by  --  M.
  of A. CRESPO, CROUCH, FAHY, MALLIOTAKIS, McDONOUGH, MONTESANO, RAIA --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security
  and Military Affairs

AN  ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to providing certain
  benefits to veterans; and to amend the correction law, in relation  to
  requiring certain reports relating to veterans

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

  Section 1.  Subdivision 1 of section 3803 of the public health law, as
amended by chapter 743 of the laws  of  2006,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  1.  There  is hereby created within the department the veterans health
care information program (referred to in this section as the "program"),
which shall provide information on health issues associated  with  mili-
tary duty, including but not limited to Agent Orange, SPINA BIFIDA, Gulf
War  Syndromes,  toxic  materials  or  harmful  physical agents such as,
depleted uranium, and hepatitis C,  AND  SPECIFIC  MENTAL  AND  PHYSICAL
HEALTH  ISSUES INCLUDING POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER, TRAUMATIC BRAIN
INJURY AND OTHER BRAIN-RELATED INJURIES, for veterans,  their  surviving
spouses, CHILDREN OF VETERANS and health care providers.
  §  2. Subdivision 1 of section 29 of the correction law, as amended by
section 12 of subpart A of part C of chapter 62 of the laws of 2011,  is
amended to read as follows:
  1.  The  department  shall  continue to collect, maintain, and analyze
statistical and other information  and  data  with  respect  to  persons
subject to the jurisdiction of the department, including but not limited
to: (a) the number of such persons: placed in the custody of the depart-
ment,  assigned  to  a  specific  department program, accorded community
supervision and declared delinquent, recommitted to a state correctional

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

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