|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 05, 2019||referred to health|
senate Bill S3269
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S3269 (ACTIVE) - Details
S3269 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to health care and wellness education and outreach programs for preventing sudden cardiac arrest among student athletes including recommending evidenced-based best practices for health certificates required pursuant to the education law, screening exams required for participation in interscholastic athletics, and information for students and their parents and guardians regarding sudden cardiac arrest.
S3269 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3269 SPONSOR: LANZA TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to health care and wellness education and outreach programs for preventing sudden cardiac arrest among student athletes PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To establish education and outreach programs for preventing sudden cardiac arrest among student athletes. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 207 of the public health law is amended to add a new paragraph (o). Section 2. Effective date.
S3269 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3269 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 5, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LANZA -- 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 health care and wellness education and outreach programs for preventing sudden cardiac arrest among student athletes THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 207 of the public health law is amended by adding a new paragraph (p) to read as follows: (P) PREVENTING SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST AMONG STUDENTS PARTICIPATING IN SCHOOL SPORTING EVENTS, INCLUDING RECOMMENDING EVIDENCED-BASED BEST PRACTICES FOR HEALTH CERTIFICATES REQUIRED PURSUANT TO SECTION NINE HUNDRED THREE OF THE EDUCATION LAW, SCREENING EXAMS REQUIRED FOR PARTIC- IPATION IN INTERSCHOLASTIC ATHLETICS, AND INFORMATION FOR STUDENTS AND THEIR PARENTS AND GUARDIANS REGARDING SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST. SUCH MATE- RIALS SHALL BE DEVELOPED IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF EDUCA- TION, THE MEDICAL SOCIETY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, THE NEW YORK CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS, AND THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCI- ATION, AND SHALL INCLUDE AN EXPLANATION OF SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST, ITS INCIDENCE AMONG STUDENT ATHLETES, A DESCRIPTION OF EARLY WARNING SIGNS, AND AN OVERVIEW OF THE OPTIONS THAT ARE PRIVATELY AVAILABLE TO SCREEN FOR CARDIAC CONDITIONS THAT MAY LEAD TO SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST INCLUDING A STATEMENT ABOUT THE LIMITATIONS OF THESE OPTIONS. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00289-01-9
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