senate Bill S1140

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to notices pertaining to children's non-regulated camp

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 16, 2019 signed chap.103
delivered to governor
Jun 17, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.68
substituted for a2029
Jun 11, 2019 referred to consumer affairs and protection
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1233
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 11, 2019 referred to consumer protection

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S1140 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2029
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §398-f, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S8095, A10123

S1140 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to notices pertaining to children's non-regulated camp.

S1140 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1140 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1140

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. CARLUCCI, PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when  printed  to  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Consumer
  Protection

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  general  business  law,  in relation to notices
  pertaining to children's non-regulated camp

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
398-f to read as follows:
  §  398-F. CHILDREN'S NON-REGULATED CAMP. 1. AS USED IN THIS SECTION, A
"CHILDREN'S NON-REGULATED CAMP" SHALL  MEAN  PROPERTY  CONSISTING  OF  A
TRACT  OF  LAND  AND  ANY TENTS, VEHICLES, BUILDINGS OR OTHER STRUCTURES
THAT MAY BE PERTINENT TO ITS USE, ANY PART OF WHICH MAY BE OCCUPIED ON A
SCHEDULED BASIS BY PERSONS UNDER SIXTEEN  YEARS  OF  AGE  UNDER  GENERAL
SUPERVISION  FOR THE PURPOSE OF INDOOR OR OUTDOOR ORGANIZED GROUP ACTIV-
ITIES, INVOLVING PASSIVE AND NONPASSIVE RECREATIONAL  ACTIVITIES,  WHICH
IS  NOT  SUBJECT  TO  THE PROVISIONS OF ARTICLE THIRTEEN-B OF THE PUBLIC
HEALTH LAW.
  2. (A) NO PERSON, FIRM, CORPORATION OR  ASSOCIATION  SHALL  ENROLL  OR
ALLOW PARTICIPATION OF A CHILD IN A CHILDREN'S NON-REGULATED CAMP UNLESS
THE PARENT OR GUARDIAN OF THE CHILD HAS BEEN PROVIDED WITH THE FOLLOWING
WRITTEN NOTICE ON THE APPLICATION OR ENROLLMENT FORM:
  "THIS CAMP IS NOT REGULATED OR INSPECTED BY THE NEW YORK STATE DEPART-
MENT  OF  HEALTH  AND  IS  NOT REQUIRED TO OBTAIN A DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
PERMIT. THIS CAMP IS NOT REQUIRED TO FOLLOW DEPARTMENT OF  HEALTH  REGU-
LATIONS,  INCLUDING,  CHECKING  THE STATE SEX OFFENDER REGISTRY PRIOR TO
HIRING STAFF; MAINTAINING MINIMUM STAFF-TO-CHILD RATIOS; HIRING  MEDICAL
PERSONNEL;  OR  REPORTING  INJURIES  OR  ILLNESSES  TO THE DEPARTMENT OF
HEALTH."
  (B) IF A CHILDREN'S  NON-REGULATED  CAMP  MAINTAINS  A  WEBSITE,  THIS
NOTICE MUST BE PLACED ON THE WEBSITE.

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

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