assembly Bill A3426

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Enacts Gio's Law requiring that members of all emergency service providers be trained in the administration of emergency anaphylaxis treatment and to carry emergency anaphylaxis treatment in their vehicles

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Jan 29, 2019 referred to governmental operations

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A3426 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S484
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §233, Exec L; add §663, County L; add §209-gg, Gen Muni L; add §3000-e, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A11319, S8671

A3426 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts Gio's Law requiring that members of all emergency service providers be trained in the administration of emergency anaphylaxis treatment and carry emergency anaphylaxis treatment in their vehicles.

A3426 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3426

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. ZEBROWSKI, M. L. MILLER, McDONOUGH, RAIA, JAFFEE,
  GIGLIO,  D'URSO, SEAWRIGHT, B. MILLER, COLTON, BRAUNSTEIN, COOK, SIMON
  -- read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the executive law, the county law, the general municipal
  law and the public health law, in relation  to  enacting  "Gio's  Law"
  requiring  that  members of police departments, sheriff's departments,
  fire departments and emergency medical service providers be trained in
  the administration of emergency anaphylaxis  treatment  and  to  carry
  emergency anaphylaxis treatment in their vehicles

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as "Gio's Law".
  § 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 233 to  read
as follows:
  § 233. EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT TRAINING AND USE. 1. AS USED IN
THIS  SECTION,  THE TERM "EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT" SHALL MEAN AN
EPINEPHRINE AUTO-INJECTOR DEVICE, AS SUCH TERM IS DEFINED  IN  PARAGRAPH
(B)  OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION THREE THOUSAND-C OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH
LAW, OR ANOTHER FORM OF EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT APPROVED BY  THE
COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH.
  2.  ALL MEMBERS OF THE STATE POLICE SHALL BE REQUIRED TO BE TRAINED IN
THE ADMINISTRATION OF EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT  AND  SHALL  CARRY
EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT IN THEIR VEHICLES WHEN ON DUTY.
  3. ALL MEMBERS OF THE STATE POLICE SHALL:
  (A)  COMPLETE  AN  INITIAL  TRAINING  PROGRAM ON EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS
TREATMENT;
  (B) COMPLETE A REFRESHER TRAINING PROGRAM AT LEAST EVERY TWO YEARS;
  (C) CONTACT THE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SYSTEM DURING  ANY  RESPONSE  TO  AN
INCIDENT  OF  SUSPECTED  ANAPHYLAXIS AND ADVISE IF EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS
TREATMENT IS BEING USED; AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02024-01-9

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