senate Bill S2996A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes the "Dominic Murray sudden cardiac arrest prevention act"

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 10, 2020 reported and committed to finance
Jan 29, 2020 print number 2996a
Jan 29, 2020 amend (t) and recommit to health
Jan 08, 2020 referred to health
May 21, 2019 reported and committed to finance
Jan 31, 2019 referred to health

Votes

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Mar 10, 2020 - Health committee Vote

S2996A
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Health Committee Vote: Mar 10, 2020

excused (1)

May 21, 2019 - Health committee Vote

S2996
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S2996 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4876
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §206, Pub Health L; add §923, amd §§3001-b & 3001-c, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9897
2015-2016: S7848, A4216
2017-2018: S1297, A3381, A6050
2021-2022: S1016, A2388

S2996 - Summary

Establishes the "Dominic Murray sudden cardiac arrest prevention act"; directs the commissioners of education and health to establish rules and regulations for the treatment and monitoring of students of school districts, boards of cooperative educational services and nonpublic schools who exhibit signs or symptoms of sudden cardiac arrest.

S2996 - Sponsor Memo

S2996 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2996

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 31, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GAUGHRAN, KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the education law and the public health law, in relation
  to  directing  the  commissioners of education and health to establish
  rules and regulations for the treatment and monitoring of students  of
  school  districts,  boards  of  cooperative  educational  services and
  nonpublic schools who exhibit signs  or  symptoms  of  sudden  cardiac
  arrest

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "Dominic Murray sudden cardiac arrest prevention act".
  §  2.  Section 206 of the public health law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 31 to read as follows:
  31. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL DEVELOP INFORMATION THAT IS REVIEWED BY THE
COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION RELATED TO STUDENTS WHO EXHIBIT SIGNS OR SYMP-
TOMS OF SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST. SUCH INFORMATION SHALL INCLUDE,  BUT  NOT
BE  LIMITED TO, THE DEFINITION OF SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST, SIGNS AND SYMP-
TOMS OF SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST, AND GUIDELINES FOR  A  STUDENT'S  PARTIC-
IPATION  IN INTERSCHOLASTIC ATHLETICS AFTER EXHIBITING SIGNS OR SYMPTOMS
OF SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST.  SUCH  INFORMATION  SHALL  BE  POSTED  ON  THE
DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE.
  §  3. The education law is amended by adding a new section 923 to read
as follows:
  § 923. SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST. A. THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  REVIEW  THE
INFORMATION DEVELOPED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH REQUIRED BY SUBDIVI-
SION  THIRTY-ONE  OF SECTION TWO HUNDRED SIX OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW TO
ASSIST IN THE EDUCATION AND AWARENESS  OF  THE  SIGNS  AND  SYMPTOMS  OF
SUDDEN  CARDIAC  ARREST. SUCH INFORMATION SHALL BE POSTED ON THE DEPART-
MENT'S WEBSITE. IN ADDITION, EACH SCHOOL SHALL BE  REQUIRED  TO  INCLUDE
SUCH INFORMATION REVIEWED BY THE DEPARTMENT AND DEVELOPED BY THE DEPART-

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

Co-Sponsors

S2996A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4876
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §206, Pub Health L; add §923, amd §§3001-b & 3001-c, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9897
2015-2016: S7848, A4216
2017-2018: S1297, A3381, A6050
2021-2022: S1016, A2388

S2996A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the "Dominic Murray sudden cardiac arrest prevention act"; directs the commissioners of education and health to establish rules and regulations for the treatment and monitoring of students of school districts, boards of cooperative educational services and nonpublic schools who exhibit signs or symptoms of sudden cardiac arrest.

S2996A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2996A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2996--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 31, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  GAUGHRAN, RAMOS, JACKSON, KENNEDY, THOMAS -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Health  --  recommitted  to  the Committee on Health in
  accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the public health law and the education law, in relation
  to directing the commissioners of education and  health  to  establish
  rules  and regulations for the treatment and monitoring of students of
  school districts,  boards  of  cooperative  educational  services  and
  nonpublic  schools  who  exhibit  signs  or  symptoms  of  pending  or
  increased risk of sudden cardiac arrest

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "Dominic Murray sudden cardiac arrest prevention act".
  § 2. Section 206 of the public health law is amended by adding  a  new
subdivision 31 to read as follows:
  31. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL DEVELOP INFORMATION THAT IS REVIEWED BY THE
COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION RELATED TO STUDENTS WHO EXHIBIT SIGNS OR SYMP-
TOMS  OF PENDING OR INCREASED RISK OF SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST. SUCH INFOR-
MATION SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, THE  DEFINITION  OF  SUDDEN
CARDIAC  ARREST, SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST, AND GUIDE-
LINES FOR A STUDENT'S PARTICIPATION IN INTERSCHOLASTIC  ATHLETICS  AFTER
EXHIBITING  SIGNS  OR  SYMPTOMS  OF  PENDING OR INCREASED RISK OF SUDDEN
CARDIAC ARREST. SUCH INFORMATION SHALL BE  POSTED  ON  THE  DEPARTMENT'S
WEBSITE.
  §  3. The education law is amended by adding a new section 923 to read
as follows:
  § 923. SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST. A. THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  REVIEW  THE
INFORMATION DEVELOPED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH REQUIRED BY SUBDIVI-

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

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