senate Bill S3200

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to creating mental illness and substance use initiative

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 18, 2019 signed chap.378
Oct 11, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 14, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1379
substituted for s3200a
Jun 14, 2019 substituted by a2758a
ordered to third reading cal.1379
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 30, 2019 reported and committed to finance
May 17, 2019 print number 3200a
May 17, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Feb 04, 2019 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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Jun 14, 2019 - Rules committee Vote

S3200A
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 30, 2019 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S3200A
9
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committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 30, 2019

Co-Sponsors

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S3200 - Details

Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §7.09, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S8062
2011-2012: S4760
2013-2014: S1464
2015-2016: S2511
2017-2018: S1705

S3200 - Summary

Creates a public education initiative designed to eliminate stigma and misinformation about mental illness and substance use among military service members.

S3200 - Sponsor Memo

S3200 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3200

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 4, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. PARKER, ADDABBO, BAILEY, COMRIE, HOYLMAN, MONTGOMERY
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to creating a public
  education  initiative  designed to eliminate stigma and misinformation
  about mental illness and chemical dependence  among  military  service
  members;  and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expira-
  tion thereof

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

  Section 1. Section 7.09 of the mental hygiene law is amended by adding
a new subdivision (l) to read as follows:
  (L)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  GENERAL OR SPECIAL LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE
COMMISSIONER, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE  COMMISSIONER  OF  ALCOHOLISM  AND
SUBSTANCE  ABUSE  SERVICES AND THE DIRECTOR OF THE DIVISION OF VETERANS'
AFFAIRS SHALL DEVELOP A PUBLIC EDUCATION INITIATIVE DESIGNED  TO  ELIMI-
NATE STIGMA AND MISINFORMATION ABOUT MENTAL ILLNESS AND CHEMICAL DEPEND-
ENCE  AMONG SERVICE MEMBERS, VETERANS, AND THEIR FAMILIES, IMPROVE THEIR
UNDERSTANDING OF MENTAL AND SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS AND THE EXISTENCE OF
EFFECTIVE  TREATMENT,  AND  PROVIDE  INFORMATION   REGARDING   AVAILABLE
RESOURCES AND HOW TO ACCESS THEM. THESE PUBLIC EDUCATION INITIATIVES MAY
INCLUDE  THE USE OF THE INTERNET, INCLUDING THE USE OF SOCIAL NETWORKING
SITES.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall expire  on  June
30,  2022 when upon such date the provisions of this act shall be deemed
repealed.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07368-01-9

Co-Sponsors

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S3200A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §7.09, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S8062
2011-2012: S4760
2013-2014: S1464
2015-2016: S2511
2017-2018: S1705

S3200A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates a public education initiative designed to eliminate stigma and misinformation about mental illness and substance use among military service members.

S3200A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3200A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3200--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 4, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. PARKER, ADDABBO, BAILEY, COMRIE, HOYLMAN, MONTGOM-
  ERY, SERRANO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be
  committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military
  Affairs -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to creating a public
  education  initiative  designed to eliminate stigma and misinformation
  about mental illness and substance use among military service members;
  and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration there-
  of

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

  Section 1. Section 7.09 of the mental hygiene law is amended by adding
a new subdivision (l) to read as follows:
  (L)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  GENERAL OR SPECIAL LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE
COMMISSIONER, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE  COMMISSIONER  OF  ALCOHOLISM  AND
SUBSTANCE  ABUSE  SERVICES AND THE DIRECTOR OF THE DIVISION OF VETERANS'
SERVICES SHALL DEVELOP A PUBLIC EDUCATION INITIATIVE DESIGNED TO  ELIMI-
NATE  STIGMA  AND  MISINFORMATION ABOUT MENTAL ILLNESS AND SUBSTANCE USE
AMONG SERVICE MEMBERS,  VETERANS,  AND  THEIR  FAMILIES,  IMPROVE  THEIR
UNDERSTANDING OF MENTAL AND SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS AND THE EXISTENCE OF
EFFECTIVE   TREATMENT,   AND  PROVIDE  INFORMATION  REGARDING  AVAILABLE
RESOURCES AND HOW TO ACCESS THEM. THESE PUBLIC EDUCATION INITIATIVES MAY
INCLUDE THE USE OF THE INTERNET, INCLUDING THE USE OF SOCIAL  NETWORKING
SITES.
  §  2.  This act shall take effect immediately and shall expire on June
30, 2022 when upon such date the provisions of this act shall be  deemed
repealed.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07368-03-9

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