senate Bill S3247A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Authorizes certain law enforcement officers and firefighters to possess and administer epinephrine by use of an epinephrine auto-injector device

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.19
substituted for a1024b
Jun 14, 2019 referred to health
returned to assembly
repassed senate
Jun 11, 2019 amended on third reading 3247b
Jun 11, 2019 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
Jun 10, 2019 returned to senate
recalled from assembly
May 20, 2019 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 13, 2019 amended on third reading 3247a
Feb 26, 2019 advanced to third reading
Feb 12, 2019 2nd report cal.
Feb 11, 2019 1st report cal.146
Feb 05, 2019 referred to health

Votes

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Feb 11, 2019 - Health committee Vote

S3247
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committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S3247 - Details

Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3000-c, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S9153

S3247 - Summary

Authorizes certain law enforcement officers and firefighters to possess and administer epinephrine by use of an epinephrine auto-injector device.

S3247 - Sponsor Memo

S3247 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3247

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 5, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SALAZAR -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the  public  health  law,  in  relation  to  authorizing
  certain  law  enforcement  officers  and  firefighters  to possess and
  administer epinephrine by use of an epinephrine auto-injector device

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of subdivision 1 of section 3000-c of the
public health law, as amended by chapter 200 of the  laws  of  2017,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (a)  "Eligible  person  or  entity" means: (i) an ambulance service or
advanced life support first response service; a certified first  respon-
der,  FIREFIGHTER,  emergency  medical technician, or advanced emergency
medical technician, who is employed by or an enrolled member of any such
service; (ii) a children's overnight camp as defined in subdivision  one
of  section  thirteen  hundred  ninety-two of this chapter, a summer day
camp as defined in subdivision two of section thirteen  hundred  ninety-
two  of this chapter, a traveling summer day camp as defined in subdivi-
sion three of section thirteen hundred ninety-two of this chapter  or  a
person  employed by such a camp; (iii) a school district, board of coop-
erative educational services, county vocational education and  extension
board, charter school, and non-public elementary and secondary school in
this  state  or any person employed by any such entity, or employed by a
contractor of such an entity while performing services for  the  entity;
[or] (iv) a sports, entertainment, amusement, education, government, day
care  or retail facility; an educational institution, youth organization
or sports league;  an  establishment  that  serves  food;  or  a  person
employed  by  such  entity; [and] (v) A POLICE OFFICER OR PEACE OFFICER;
AND (VI) any other person or entity designated  or  approved,  or  in  a
category  designated  or approved pursuant to regulations of the commis-
sioner in consultation with other appropriate agencies.

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

Co-Sponsors

S3247A - Details

Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3000-c, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S9153

S3247A - Summary

Authorizes certain law enforcement officers and firefighters to possess and administer epinephrine by use of an epinephrine auto-injector device.

S3247A - Sponsor Memo

S3247A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3247--A
    Cal. No. 146

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 5, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SALAZAR, TEDISCO, BOYLE -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Health
  -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first and second
  report,  ordered  to  a  third reading, amended and ordered reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the  public  health  law,  in  relation  to  authorizing
  certain  law  enforcement  officers  and  firefighters  to possess and
  administer epinephrine by use of an epinephrine auto-injector device

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of subdivision 1 of section 3000-c of the
public health law, as amended by chapter 200 of the  laws  of  2017,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (a)  "Eligible  person  or  entity" means: (i) an ambulance service or
advanced life support first response service; a certified first  respon-
der,  FIREFIGHTER IN A CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE HAVING A POPULATION OF LESS
THAN ONE MILLION, emergency medical technician,  or  advanced  emergency
medical technician, who is employed by or an enrolled member of any such
service;  (ii) a children's overnight camp as defined in subdivision one
of section thirteen hundred ninety-two of this  chapter,  a  summer  day
camp  as  defined in subdivision two of section thirteen hundred ninety-
two of this chapter, a traveling summer day camp as defined in  subdivi-
sion  three  of section thirteen hundred ninety-two of this chapter or a
person employed by such a camp; (iii) a school district, board of  coop-
erative  educational services, county vocational education and extension
board, charter school, and non-public elementary and secondary school in
this state or any person employed by any such entity, or employed  by  a
contractor  of  such an entity while performing services for the entity;
[or] (iv) a sports, entertainment, amusement, education, government, day
care or retail facility; an educational institution, youth  organization
or  sports  league;  an  establishment  that  serves  food;  or a person

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Co-Sponsors

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S3247B (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3000-c, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S9153

S3247B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes certain law enforcement officers and firefighters to possess and administer epinephrine by use of an epinephrine auto-injector device.

S3247B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3247B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3247--B
    Cal. No. 146

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 5, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SALAZAR,  TEDISCO,  BIAGGI, BOYLE, JORDAN -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee on Health -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered
  to  first  and  second report, ordered to a third reading, amended and
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of  third  reading
  --    passed  by  Senate and delivered to the Assembly, recalled, vote
  reconsidered,  restored  to  third  reading,   amended   and   ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public  health  law, in relation to authorizing
  certain law enforcement  officers  and  firefighters  to  possess  and
  administer epinephrine by use of an epinephrine auto-injector device

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
"Gio's Law".
  §  2.  Paragraph  (a) of subdivision 1 of section 3000-c of the public
health law, as amended by chapter 200 of the laws of 2017, is amended to
read as follows:
  (a) "Eligible person or entity" means: (i)  an  ambulance  service  or
advanced  life support first response service; a certified first respon-
der, FIREFIGHTER IN A CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE HAVING A POPULATION OF  LESS
THAN  ONE  MILLION,  emergency medical technician, or advanced emergency
medical technician, who is employed by or an enrolled member of any such
service; (ii) a children's overnight camp as defined in subdivision  one
of  section  thirteen  hundred  ninety-two of this chapter, a summer day
camp as defined in subdivision two of section thirteen  hundred  ninety-
two  of this chapter, a traveling summer day camp as defined in subdivi-
sion three of section thirteen hundred ninety-two of this chapter  or  a
person  employed by such a camp; (iii) a school district, board of coop-
erative educational services, county vocational education and  extension
board, charter school, and non-public elementary and secondary school in

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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