assembly Bill A6377A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Authorizes certain licensed health service professionals to form limited liability companies

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to higher education
Jun 14, 2019 print number 6377a
Jun 14, 2019 amend and recommit to higher education
Mar 07, 2019 referred to higher education

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A6377 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6128
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Limited Liability Company Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1203, 1207 & 1301, Lim Lil L; amd §1503, BC L; amd §§121-1500 & 121-1502, Partn L; amd §§6509-a, 6530 & 6531, Ed L; amd §2801, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A8153
2017-2018: A1943

A6377 - Summary

Authorizes certain licensed health service professionals to form limited liability companies.

A6377 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6377

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 7, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  PEOPLES-STOKES, BENEDETTO, STECK, O'DONNELL,
  GARBARINO, THIELE, LUPARDO, JAFFEE, GOTTFRIED, WOERNER, ORTIZ,  RODRI-
  GUEZ  --  Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.  ARROYO -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Higher Education

AN ACT to amend the limited liability company law, the  business  corpo-
  ration  law,  the  partnership  law,  the education law and the public
  health  law,  in  relation  to  authorizing  certain  licensed  health
  services professionals to form limited liability companies

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

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 1203 of  the  limited  liability
company  law,  as amended by chapter 475 of the laws of 2014, is amended
to read as follows:
  (a) Notwithstanding the education law or any other provision  of  law,
one  or more professionals each of whom is authorized by law to render a
professional service within the state, or one or more professionals,  at
least  one of whom is authorized by law to render a professional service
within the state, may form,  or  cause  to  be  formed,  a  professional
service  limited liability company for pecuniary profit under this arti-
cle for the purpose of rendering the professional service or services as
such professionals are authorized to practice. With respect to a profes-
sional service limited  liability  company  formed  to  provide  medical
services  as  such  services are defined in article 131 of the education
law, each member of such limited  liability  company  must  be  licensed
pursuant  to  article  131  of the education law to practice medicine in
this state.  NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF  THIS  SECTION,  ANY
PERSON LICENSED PURSUANT TO ARTICLE 131 OF THE EDUCATION LAW TO PRACTICE
MEDICINE  AND  ANY  PERSON  LICENSED PURSUANT TO ARTICLES 132, 137, 140,
141, 143, 144, 153, 154, 155 OR 156 OR SUBDIVISION 3 OF SECTION 6902  OF
ARTICLE  139  OF  THE  EDUCATION  LAW MAY FORM, OR CAUSE TO BE FORMED, A
PROFESSIONAL SERVICE LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY TO PROVIDE MULTIDISCIPLI-

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

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Multi-Sponsors

A6377A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6128
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Limited Liability Company Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1203, 1207 & 1301, Lim Lil L; amd §1503, BC L; amd §§121-1500 & 121-1502, Partn L; amd §§6509-a, 6530 & 6531, Ed L; amd §2801, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A8153
2017-2018: A1943

A6377A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes certain licensed health service professionals to form limited liability companies.

A6377A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6377--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 7, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  PEOPLES-STOKES, BENEDETTO, STECK, O'DONNELL,
  GARBARINO, THIELE, LUPARDO, JAFFEE, GOTTFRIED, WOERNER, ORTIZ,  RODRI-
  GUEZ,  McDONALD, STIRPE, BUTTENSCHON, GRIFFIN -- Multi-Sponsored by --
  M. of A. ARROYO, FITZPATRICK -- read once and referred to the  Commit-
  tee on Higher Education -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the limited liability company law, the business corpo-
  ration law, the partnership law, the  education  law  and  the  public
  health  law,  in  relation  to  authorizing  certain  licensed  health
  services professionals to form limited liability companies

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  (a) of section 1203 of the limited liability
company law, as amended by chapter 475 of the laws of 2014,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  (a)  Notwithstanding  the education law or any other provision of law,
one or more professionals each of whom is authorized by law to render  a
professional  service within the state, or one or more professionals, at
least one of whom is authorized by law to render a professional  service
within  the  state,  may  form,  or  cause  to be formed, a professional
service limited liability company for pecuniary profit under this  arti-
cle for the purpose of rendering the professional service or services as
such professionals are authorized to practice. With respect to a profes-
sional  service  limited  liability  company  formed  to provide medical
services as such services are defined in article 131  of  the  education
law,  each  member  of  such  limited liability company must be licensed
pursuant to article 131 of the education law  to  practice  medicine  in
this  state.    NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF THIS SECTION, ANY
PERSON LICENSED PURSUANT TO ARTICLE 131 OF THE EDUCATION LAW TO PRACTICE
MEDICINE AND ANY PERSON LICENSED PURSUANT TO  ARTICLES  132,  137,  140,
141,  143, 144, 153, 154, 155 OR 156 OR SUBDIVISION 3 OF SECTION 6902 OF

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