|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to health|
|Jun 20, 2019||committed to rules|
|May 06, 2019||advanced to third reading|
|May 01, 2019||2nd report cal.|
|Apr 30, 2019||1st report cal.536|
|Jan 30, 2019||referred to health|
senate Bill S2873
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2873 (ACTIVE) - Details
S2873 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2873 SPONSOR: CARLUCCI TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to banning smoking in adult care facilities PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill will prohibit smoking in adult care facilities. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 of this bill amends section 1399-o of the public health law as it relates to prohibiting the designation of an indoor smoking room in adult care and other health care facilities. Section 2 relates to effective date.
S2873 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2873 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 30, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. CARLUCCI -- 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 banning smoking in adult care facilities THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph n of subdivision 1 of section 1399-o of the public health law, as amended by chapter 335 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows: n. general hospitals and residential health care facilities as defined in article twenty-eight of this chapter, ADULT CARE FACILITIES ESTAB- LISHED OR CERTIFIED UNDER TITLE TWO OF ARTICLE SEVEN OF THE SOCIAL SERVICES LAW, COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH RESIDENCES ESTABLISHED UNDER SECTION 41.44 OF THE MENTAL HYGIENE LAW, FACILITIES WHERE DAY TREATMENT PROGRAMS ARE PROVIDED, and other health care facilities licensed by the state in which persons reside[; provided, however, that the provisions of this subdivision shall not prohibit smoking and vaping by patients in separate enclosed rooms of residential health care facilities, adult care facilities established or certified under title two of article seven of the social services law, community mental health residences established under section 41.44 of the mental hygiene law, or facilities where day treatment programs are provided, which are designated as smok- ing and vaping rooms for patients of such facilities or programs]; § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06164-01-9
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