|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 20, 2019||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.224
substituted for s1819
referred to finance
delivered to senate
|Feb 21, 2019||advanced to third reading cal.64|
|Feb 11, 2019||reported|
reported referred to ways and means
reported referred to codes
|Jan 29, 2019||referred to health|
assembly Bill A3276
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate & Assembly
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A3276 (ACTIVE) - Details
A3276 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes state and New York city maternal mortality review boards and the maternal mortality and morbidity advisory council for the purpose of reviewing maternal deaths and maternal morbidity and developing and disseminating findings, recommendations, and best practices to contribute to the prevention of maternal mortality and morbidity.
A3276 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3276 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 29, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. JOYNER, GOTTFRIED, JEAN-PIERRE, L. ROSENTHAL, THIELE, OTIS, BRONSON, HUNTER, ABINANTI, HEVESI, FAHY, ENGLEBRIGHT, SIMON, BICHOTTE, SEAWRIGHT, BARRON, TAYLOR, ARROYO, GALEF, PEOPLES-STOKES, RA, FERNANDEZ, RIVERA, WRIGHT, DICKENS, D'URSO, JAFFEE, LAVINE, SOLAGES, BARRETT, EPSTEIN, DAVILA, LIFTON, NIOU, ROZIC, MONTESANO, COOK, GLICK, MOSLEY, ORTIZ, STERN -- read once and referred to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to maternal mortality review boards and the maternal mortality and morbidity advisory coun- cil THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Legislative findings and intent. The legislature finds that maternal mortality and morbidity is a serious public health concern and has a serious family and societal impact. New York state has among the highest maternal mortality rates in the country and racial disparities remain significant. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has determined that a regular process for professional, multi-discipli- nary, confidential review of all maternal deaths can help identify the causes of maternal mortality, and those findings can lead to clinical and social change that can help prevent maternal mortality. The same is true for severe maternal morbidity. Confidentiality is important to ensure that full information is made available in the review process to maximize protection of maternal health. Section 3 of article 17 of the state constitution states: "The protection and promotion of the health of the inhabitants of the state are matters of public concern and provision therefor shall be made by the state and by such of its subdivisions and in such manner, and by such means as the legislature shall from time to time determine." The legislature finds that the creation of a state maternal mortality review board, and recognition and protection of a city of New York maternal EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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