assembly Bill A3593A

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the number of alternate physicians who may be appointed

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Current Bill Status Via S1966 - Signed by Governor


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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 11, 2019 signed chap.249
delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.339
substituted for a3593a
Jun 18, 2019 substituted by s1966a
Jun 17, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.339
rules report cal.339
reported
Jun 14, 2019 reported referred to rules
Mar 20, 2019 print number 3593a
Mar 20, 2019 amend and recommit to governmental employees
Jan 29, 2019 referred to governmental employees

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A3593 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1966
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §13-123, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A9555, S7186

A3593 - Summary

Increases the number of alternate physicians who may be appointed to serve as the medical board of the NYC employees' retirement system.

A3593 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3593

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. PHEFFER AMATO, ABBATE -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Governmental Employees

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
  relation  to the medical board of the New York city employees' retire-
  ment system

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

  Section  1. Subdivision a of section 13-123 of the administrative code
of the city of New York, as amended by local law number 59 of  the  city
of New York for the year 1996, is amended to read as follows:
  a. (1) There shall be a medical board of three physicians. One of such
physicians  shall be appointed by the board and shall hold office at the
pleasure of such board, one shall be appointed by  the  commissioner  of
health  and  shall hold office at the pleasure of such commissioner, and
the third shall be appointed by the commissioner of citywide administra-
tive services and shall hold office at the pleasure of such  commission-
er.
  (2)  The  board,  the  commissioner  of health and the commissioner of
citywide administrative services shall each have power to appoint one or
more but not exceeding [four] SEVEN alternate physicians, who shall hold
office at the pleasure of such appointing board  or  official.  Whenever
the  board  of  trustees  of  the retirement system shall so direct, the
functions, powers and duties of the medical board, in addition to  being
performed  and  exercised  by the three physicians appointed pursuant to
paragraph one of this subdivision, shall be performed and  exercised  by
one  or  more groups of three physicians as hereinafter prescribed. Each
such group of three physicians shall function separately as the  medical
board  and  each  such group may consist partly of a physician or physi-
cians appointed pursuant to paragraph one of this subdivision and partly
of one or more alternate physicians or may consist entirely of alternate
physicians; provided, however, that one of the physicians  or  alternate

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

Co-Sponsors

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A3593A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1966
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §13-123, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A9555, S7186

A3593A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the number of alternate physicians who may be appointed to serve as the medical board of the NYC employees' retirement system.

A3593A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3593--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. PHEFFER AMATO, ABBATE -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Governmental Employees  --  committee  discharged,
  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said
  committee

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
  relation  to the medical board of the New York city employees' retire-
  ment system

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

  Section  1. Subdivision a of section 13-123 of the administrative code
of the city of New York, as amended by local law number 59 of  the  city
of New York for the year 1996, is amended to read as follows:
  a.  [(1)]  There shall be a medical board of three physicians. [One of
such physicians shall be appointed by the board and shall hold office at
the pleasure of such board, one shall be appointed by  the  commissioner
of  health  and  shall hold office at the pleasure of such commissioner,
and the third shall be appointed by the commissioner of citywide  admin-
istrative services and shall hold office at the pleasure of such commis-
sioner.
  (2)]  The  board,  the  commissioner of health and the commissioner of
citywide administrative services shall each have power to appoint one or
more but not exceeding [four alternate] EIGHT physicians, who shall hold
office at the pleasure of such appointing board  or  official.  Whenever
the  board  of  trustees  of  the retirement system shall so direct, the
functions, powers and duties of the medical board, [in addition to being
performed and exercised by the three physicians  appointed  pursuant  to
paragraph  one of this subdivision,] shall be performed and exercised by
one or more groups of three physicians as hereinafter  prescribed.  Each
such  group of three physicians shall function separately as the medical
board and each such group may consist [partly] of [a physician  or]  ANY
physicians  appointed  pursuant  to  [paragraph one of] this subdivision

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