senate Bill S8497

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Repeals the emergency or disaster treatment protection act

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Jun 06, 2020 referred to health

S8497 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10427
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld Art 30-D, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S5177, A3397

S8497 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Repeals the emergency or disaster treatment protection act which protects health care facilities and health care professionals from liability that may result from treatment of individuals with COVID-19 under conditions resulting from circumstances associated with the public health emergency.

S8497 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8497 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8497

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 6, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BIAGGI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to repeal article 30-d of the public health law relating  to  the
  emergency or disaster treatment protection act

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

  Section 1. Article 30-d of the public health law is REPEALED.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.









 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD16384-01-0

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