assembly Bill A6511A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to pharmacist immunizations and emergency treatment of anaphylaxis; makes certain provisions permanent

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to higher education
Apr 10, 2019 print number 6511a
Apr 10, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to higher education
Mar 08, 2019 referred to higher education

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A6511 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5227
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§6527, 6802 & 6909, Ed L; amd §8, Chap 563 of 2008; amd §5, Chap 116 of 2012
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9529
2017-2018: A455
2021-2022: A1221, S2024

A6511 - Summary

Relates to pharmacist immunizations and emergency treatment of anaphylaxis; makes certain provisions permanent.

A6511 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6511
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                               March 8, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN, DINOWITZ, SCHIMMINGER, CROUCH, FAHY,
   HEVESI, STECK, WEPRIN, LUPARDO, BLANKENBUSH, JONES, ORTIZ,  BENEDETTO,
   GARBARINO,  SMITH -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. HAWLEY, RA, SIMON,
   THIELE, WALKER -- read once and referred to the  Committee  on  Higher
   Education

 AN  ACT  to amend the education law, in relation to pharmacist immuniza-
   tions; to amend chapter 563 of the laws of 2008, amending  the  educa-
   tion law and the public health law relating to immunizing agents to be
   administered  to  adults by pharmacists, in relation to making certain
   provisions permanent; and to amend chapter 116 of the  laws  of  2012,
   amending  the education law relating to authorizing a licensed pharma-
   cist and certified nurse practitioner to administer certain immunizing
   agents, in relation to making certain provisions permanent
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  7  of  section 6527 of the education law, as
 amended by chapter 46 of the  laws  of  2015,  is  amended  to  read  as
 follows:
   7.  A  licensed  physician  may prescribe and order a patient specific
 order or non-patient specific regimen to a licensed pharmacist, pursuant
 to regulations promulgated by the commissioner, and consistent with  the
 public  health law, for administering immunizations [to prevent influen-
 za, pneumococcal, acute herpes zoster, meningococcal, tetanus,  diphthe-
 ria  or  pertussis disease and medications required for emergency treat-
 ment of anaphylaxis]  AND  VACCINES  LISTED  IN  THE  RECOMMENDED  ADULT
 IMMUNIZATION SCHEDULE BY THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION.
 Nothing in this subdivision shall authorize unlicensed persons to admin-
 ister immunizations, vaccines or other drugs.
   §  2.  Subdivision 22 of section 6802 of the education law, as amended
 by section 2 of part DD of chapter 57 of the laws of 2018, is amended to
 read as follows:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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A6511A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5227
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§6527, 6802 & 6909, Ed L; amd §8, Chap 563 of 2008; amd §5, Chap 116 of 2012
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9529
2017-2018: A455
2021-2022: A1221, S2024

A6511A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to pharmacist immunizations and emergency treatment of anaphylaxis; makes certain provisions permanent.

A6511A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  6511--A
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                               March 8, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN, DINOWITZ, SCHIMMINGER, CROUCH, FAHY,
   HEVESI, STECK, WEPRIN, LUPARDO, BLANKENBUSH, JONES, ORTIZ,  BENEDETTO,
   GARBARINO,  SMITH, QUART -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. HAWLEY, RA,
   SIMON, THIELE, WALKER -- 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  pharmacist  immuniza-
   tions  and emergency treatment of anaphylaxis; to amend chapter 563 of
   the laws of 2008, amending the education law and the public health law
   relating to immunizing agents to be administered to adults by  pharma-
   cists,  in  relation  to  making  certain provisions permanent; and to
   amend chapter 116 of the laws of  2012,  amending  the  education  law
   relating  to  authorizing  a  licensed  pharmacist and certified nurse
   practitioner to administer certain immunizing agents, in  relation  to
   making certain provisions permanent
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 7 of section 6527  of  the  education  law,  as
 amended  by  chapter  46  of  the  laws  of  2015, is amended to read as
 follows:
   7. A licensed physician may prescribe and  order  a  patient  specific
 order or non-patient specific regimen to a licensed pharmacist, pursuant
 to  regulations promulgated by the commissioner, and consistent with the
 public health law, for administering immunizations [to prevent  influen-
 za,  pneumococcal, acute herpes zoster, meningococcal, tetanus, diphthe-
 ria or pertussis disease] AND VACCINES LISTED IN THE  RECOMMENDED  ADULT
 IMMUNIZATION  SCHEDULE BY THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION
 and medications required for emergency treatment of anaphylaxis.   Noth-
 ing in this subdivision shall authorize unlicensed persons to administer
 immunizations, vaccines or other drugs.

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD07157-04-9