assembly Bill A1193C

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the use of oral medications by optometrists

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 21, 2020 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jul 20, 2020 ordered to third reading rules cal.153
rules report cal.153
reported
Jul 17, 2020 reported referred to rules
reported referred to ways and means
Jul 14, 2020 reported referred to codes
Jul 10, 2020 print number 1193c
Jul 10, 2020 amend and recommit to higher education
Jan 08, 2020 referred to higher education
Jun 14, 2019 print number 1193b
Jun 14, 2019 amend and recommit to higher education
May 31, 2019 print number 1193a
May 31, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to higher education
Jan 14, 2019 referred to higher education

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A1193 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4035
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§7101-a & 7104, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9961, S7440
2017-2018: A6751, S5235

A1193 - Summary

Requires optometrists to meet certain standards, including the completion of a course, to prescribe oral medications.

A1193 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1193

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN, COOK, CYMBROWITZ, ABINANTI, GUNTHER,
  WEPRIN, HEVESI, RYAN, TITUS,  STIRPE,  BUCHWALD,  DiPIETRO,  BRABENEC,
  BLAKE,  FAHY, ORTIZ, COLTON, NORRIS, BARRETT, PHEFFER AMATO, DINOWITZ,
  LALOR, ZEBROWSKI, STECK,  HUNTER,  BRONSON,  SOLAGES,  PEOPLES-STOKES,
  DE LA ROSA,  B. MILLER, RAIA, GARBARINO, MORINELLO, FITZPATRICK, DICK-
  ENS, MAGNARELLI, PICHARDO, SANTABARBARA,  GIGLIO,  D. ROSENTHAL,  KIM,
  RODRIGUEZ,  ABBATE,  JONES, ARROYO, VANEL, McDONOUGH, AUBRY, L. ROSEN-
  THAL,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  LAVINE,  D'URSO,   JAFFEE,   JOYNER,   SEAWRIGHT,
  M. L. MILLER  --  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BARCLAY, BLANKENBUSH,
  CAHILL, CROUCH, CUSICK, EPSTEIN, FRIEND,  GALEF,  GOODELL,  GOTTFRIED,
  HAWLEY,  LENTOL,  LIFTON,  LUPARDO,  PALMESANO,  RIVERA,  STEC, TAGUE,
  THIELE, WALSH, WOERNER, WRIGHT  --  read  once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee on Higher Education

AN  ACT to amend the education law, in relation to the use of oral medi-
  cations by optometrists; and  providing  for  the  repeal  of  certain
  provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (e) of subdivision 1 of  section  7101-a  of  the
education  law,  as added by chapter 517 of the laws of 1995, is amended
to read as follows:
  (e) [Phase one] TOPICAL therapeutic pharmaceutical agents. [Phase one]
TOPICAL THERAPEUTIC pharmaceutical agents shall mean those  drugs  which
shall  be  limited  to topical application to the surface of the eye for
therapeutic purposes and shall be limited to:
  (i) antibiotic/antimicrobials;
  (ii) decongestants/anti-allergenics;
  (iii) non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents;
  (iv) steroidal anti-inflammatory agents;
  (v) antiviral agents;
  (vi) hyperosmotic/hypertonic agents;

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

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Multi-Sponsors

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A1193A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4035
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§7101-a & 7104, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9961, S7440
2017-2018: A6751, S5235

A1193A - Summary

Requires optometrists to meet certain standards, including the completion of a course, to prescribe oral medications.

A1193A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 1193--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN, COOK, CYMBROWITZ, ABINANTI, GUNTHER,
  WEPRIN, HEVESI, RYAN, TITUS,  STIRPE,  BUCHWALD,  DiPIETRO,  BRABENEC,
  BLAKE,  FAHY, ORTIZ, COLTON, NORRIS, BARRETT, PHEFFER AMATO, DINOWITZ,
  LALOR, ZEBROWSKI, STECK,  HUNTER,  BRONSON,  SOLAGES,  PEOPLES-STOKES,
  DE LA ROSA,  B. MILLER, RAIA, GARBARINO, MORINELLO, FITZPATRICK, DICK-
  ENS, MAGNARELLI, PICHARDO, SANTABARBARA,  GIGLIO,  D. ROSENTHAL,  KIM,
  RODRIGUEZ,  ABBATE,  JONES, ARROYO, VANEL, McDONOUGH, AUBRY, L. ROSEN-
  THAL,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  LAVINE,  D'URSO,   JAFFEE,   JOYNER,   SEAWRIGHT,
  M. L. MILLER,  ASHBY,  FERNANDEZ,  FALL,  SMITH, BURKE, REILLY, REYES,
  SALKA, WALLACE,  JACOBSON,  JEAN-PIERRE,  MOSLEY,  MANKTELOW,  TAYLOR,
  BENEDETTO,  STERN,  GRIFFIN, CRESPO, BUTTENSCHON -- Multi-Sponsored by
  -- M. of A. BARCLAY, BLANKENBUSH,  CAHILL,  CARROLL,  CROUCH,  CUSICK,
  DAVILA,  EPSTEIN,  FRIEND,  GALEF, GOODELL, GOTTFRIED, HAWLEY, LENTOL,
  LIFTON, LUPARDO,  PALMESANO,  PERRY,  QUART,  RIVERA,  SIMOTAS,  STEC,
  TAGUE, THIELE, WALSH, WOERNER, WRIGHT -- read once and referred to the
  Committee  on  Higher Education -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to the use of oral  medi-
  cations by optometrists

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (e) of subdivision 1 of  section  7101-a  of  the
education  law,  as added by chapter 517 of the laws of 1995, is amended
to read as follows:
  (e) [Phase one] TOPICAL therapeutic pharmaceutical agents. [Phase one]
TOPICAL THERAPEUTIC pharmaceutical agents shall mean those  drugs  which
shall  be  limited  to topical application to the surface of the eye for
therapeutic purposes and shall be limited to:
  (i) antibiotic/antimicrobials;
  (ii) decongestants/anti-allergenics;
  (iii) non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents;

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

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

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A1193B - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4035
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§7101-a & 7104, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9961, S7440
2017-2018: A6751, S5235

A1193B - Summary

Requires optometrists to meet certain standards, including the completion of a course, to prescribe oral medications.

A1193B - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 1193--B

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN, COOK, CYMBROWITZ, ABINANTI, GUNTHER,
  WEPRIN, HEVESI, RYAN, TITUS,  STIRPE,  BUCHWALD,  DiPIETRO,  BRABENEC,
  BLAKE,  FAHY, ORTIZ, COLTON, NORRIS, BARRETT, PHEFFER AMATO, DINOWITZ,
  LALOR, ZEBROWSKI, STECK,  HUNTER,  BRONSON,  SOLAGES,  PEOPLES-STOKES,
  DE LA ROSA,  B. MILLER, RAIA, GARBARINO, MORINELLO, FITZPATRICK, DICK-
  ENS, MAGNARELLI, PICHARDO, SANTABARBARA,  GIGLIO,  D. ROSENTHAL,  KIM,
  RODRIGUEZ,  ABBATE,  JONES, ARROYO, VANEL, McDONOUGH, AUBRY, L. ROSEN-
  THAL,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  LAVINE,  D'URSO,   JAFFEE,   JOYNER,   SEAWRIGHT,
  M. L. MILLER,  FERNANDEZ,  FALL, BURKE, REILLY, REYES, SALKA, WALLACE,
  JACOBSON, JEAN-PIERRE, MOSLEY, MANKTELOW,  TAYLOR,  BENEDETTO,  STERN,
  GRIFFIN,  CRESPO, BUTTENSCHON, MALLIOTAKIS, EICHENSTEIN -- Multi-Spon-
  sored by -- M. of A. BARCLAY, BLANKENBUSH,  CAHILL,  CARROLL,  CROUCH,
  CUSICK,  DAVILA,  EPSTEIN,  FRIEND, GALEF, GOODELL, GOTTFRIED, HAWLEY,
  LENTOL, LIFTON, LUPARDO, PALMESANO,  PERRY,  QUART,  RIVERA,  SIMOTAS,
  STEC,  TAGUE, THIELE, WALSH, WOERNER, WRIGHT -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Higher Education  --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee -- again reported from said  committee  with  amendments,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the education law, in relation to the use of oral medi-
  cations by optometrists

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (e)  of subdivision 1 of section 7101-a of the
education law, as added by chapter 517 of the laws of 1995,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  (e) [Phase one] TOPICAL therapeutic pharmaceutical agents. [Phase one]
TOPICAL  THERAPEUTIC  pharmaceutical agents shall mean those drugs which
shall be limited to topical application to the surface of  the  eye  for
therapeutic purposes and shall be limited to:
  (i) antibiotic/antimicrobials;

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

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

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A1193C (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4035
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§7101-a & 7104, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9961, S7440
2017-2018: A6751, S5235

A1193C (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires optometrists to meet certain standards, including the completion of a course, to prescribe oral medications.

A1193C (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 1193--C

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN, COOK, CYMBROWITZ, ABINANTI, GUNTHER,
  WEPRIN, HEVESI, RYAN, STIRPE,  BUCHWALD,  DiPIETRO,  BRABENEC,  BLAKE,
  FAHY,  ORTIZ, COLTON, NORRIS, BARRETT, PHEFFER AMATO, DINOWITZ, LALOR,
  ZEBROWSKI,   STECK,   HUNTER,   BRONSON,   SOLAGES,    PEOPLES-STOKES,
  DE LA ROSA,  B. MILLER,  GARBARINO,  MORINELLO,  FITZPATRICK, DICKENS,
  MAGNARELLI, PICHARDO, SANTABARBARA, GIGLIO, D. ROSENTHAL, KIM,  RODRI-
  GUEZ,  ABBATE,  JONES,  ARROYO, VANEL, McDONOUGH, AUBRY, L. ROSENTHAL,
  ENGLEBRIGHT, LAVINE, D'URSO, JAFFEE, JOYNER, SEAWRIGHT,  M. L. MILLER,
  FERNANDEZ,  FALL,  BURKE,  REILLY,  REYES,  SALKA,  WALLACE, JACOBSON,
  JEAN-PIERRE, MOSLEY, MANKTELOW,  TAYLOR,  BENEDETTO,  STERN,  GRIFFIN,
  BUTTENSCHON,  MALLIOTAKIS,  EICHENSTEIN -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of
  A. BARCLAY, BLANKENBUSH,  CAHILL,  CARROLL,  CROUCH,  CUSICK,  DAVILA,
  EPSTEIN,  FRIEND,  GALEF,  GOODELL, GOTTFRIED, HAWLEY, LENTOL, LIFTON,
  LUPARDO,  PALMESANO,  PERRY,  QUART,  RIVERA,  SIMOTAS,  STEC,  TAGUE,
  THIELE,  WALSH,  WOERNER,  WRIGHT  --  read  once  and referred to the
  Committee on Higher Education -- committee discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered  reprinted  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee --
  again reported from said committee with amendments, ordered  reprinted
  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee -- again reported from
  said committee with  amendments,  ordered  reprinted  as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the education law, in relation to the use of oral medi-
  cations by optometrists

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (e)  of subdivision 1 of section 7101-a of the
education law, as added by chapter 517 of the laws of 1995,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  (e) [Phase one] TOPICAL therapeutic pharmaceutical agents. [Phase one]
TOPICAL  THERAPEUTIC  pharmaceutical agents shall mean those drugs which

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