Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020
referred to health
|Jan 23, 2019
referred to health
Senate Bill S2276
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S2276 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-S2276 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2276 SPONSOR: HOYLMAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to mandatory influen- za vaccine for persons attending daycare PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would require any child entering a licensed and registered child daycare home, program, or facility to be immunized with adequate doses against influenza virus. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Sections one amends section 2164 of the public health law to require that any person in parental relation to a child in this state entering or having entered a licensed and registered child daycare home, program, or facility on or after the bill shall take effect, shall have adminis- tered to such child an adequate dose or doses of immunizing agents
2019-S2276 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2276 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 23, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sens. HOYLMAN, KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to mandatory influen- za vaccine for persons attending daycare THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 2164 of the public health law, as amended by chap- ter 401 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as follows: § 2164. Definitions; immunization against poliomyelitis, mumps, measles, diphtheria, rubella, varicella, Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib), pertussis, tetanus, pneumococcal disease, meningococcal disease, INFLUENZA VIRUS, and hepatitis B. 1. As used in this section, unless the context requires otherwise: a. The term "school" means and includes any public, private or paro- chial child caring center, day nursery, day care agency, nursery school, kindergarten, elementary, intermediate or secondary school. b. The term "child" shall mean and include any person between the ages of two months and eighteen years. c. The term "person in parental relation to a child" shall mean and include his father or mother, by birth or adoption, his legally appointed guardian, or his custodian. A person shall be regarded as the custodian of a child if he has assumed the charge and care of the child because the parents or legally appointed guardian of the minor have died, are imprisoned, are mentally ill, or have been committed to an institution, or because they have abandoned or deserted such child or are living outside the state or their whereabouts are unknown, or have designated the person pursuant to title fifteen-A of article five of the general obligations law as a person in parental relation to the child. d. The term "health practitioner" shall mean any person authorized by law to administer an immunization. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00713-01-9
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