|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 14, 2019||referred to health|
assembly Bill A971
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A971 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Senate Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Health
- Law Section:
- Public Health Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§4310 & 206, rpld §4310 sub 5 ¶¶ (b) & (c), Pub Health L; amd §§3006 & 6501, Ed L; amd §651, Tax L; amd §401, V & T L; amd §§464 & 468-a, Judy L; add §91-a, Exec L
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9101, S6022
2017-2018: A2526, S474
A971 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires that space be provided on applications for the practice of a profession or occupation, state income tax returns, and applications to register a motor vehicle, for the applicant to register in the "donate life registry" for organ, eye and tissue donation established pursuant to section 4310 of the public health law.
A971 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 971 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 14, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. SIMOTAS, DINOWITZ, ORTIZ, BUCHWALD, O'DONNELL, QUART, LUPARDO, BRAUNSTEIN, RAIA, PALMESANO, CRESPO, HEVESI, HUNTER -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. STEC -- read once and referred to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law, the education law, the tax law, the vehicle and traffic law, the judiciary law and the executive law, in relation to requiring certain state forms and applications to include space for registering in the "donate life registry" for organ, eye and tissue donations; and to repeal certain provisions of the public health law relating thereto THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 5 of section 4310 of the public health law, as separately amended by chapters 40 and 248 of the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows: (a) Such organ, eye and tissue registration of consent to make an anatomical gift can be made through: (i) indication made on the applica- tion or renewal form of a driver's license, (ii) indication made on a non-driver identification card application or renewal form, (iii) indi- cation made on a voter registration form pursuant to subdivision five of section 5-210 of the election law, (iv) indication made on the applica- tion for health care coverage offered through the state health benefit exchange, (v) enrollment through the donate life registry website, (vi) paper enrollment submitted to the donate life registry, [or] (vii) INDI- CATION MADE ON APPLICATION FOR A CERTIFICATE, LICENSE OR REGISTRATION ISSUED PURSUANT TO ARTICLE SIXTY-ONE OF THE EDUCATION LAW, (VIII) INDI- CATION MADE ON AN APPLICATION TO PRACTICE A PROFESSION PURSUANT TO TITLE EIGHT OF THE EDUCATION LAW, (IX) INDICATION MADE ON A PERSONAL INCOME TAX RETURN, (X) INDICATION MADE ON AN APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION OR RENEWAL THEREOF OF A MOTOR VEHICLE, (XI) INDICATION MADE ON AN APPLICA- TION FOR ADMISSION TO PRACTICE OR ON A BIENNIAL REGISTRATION FORM PURSU- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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