|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to finance|
senate Bill S484
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S484 (ACTIVE) - Details
S484 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S484 SPONSOR: KAMINSKY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, the county law, the general municipal law and the public health law, in relation to enacting "Gio's Law" requiring that members of police departments, sheriff's departments, fire departments and emergency medical service providers be trained in the administration of emergency anaphylaxis treatment and to carry emergency anaphylaxis treatment in their vehicles PURPOSE: To amend the Executive Law, the County Law, the General Municipal Law and the Public Health Law, in relation to requiring first responders to be trained in the administration of epinephrine through auto-injector, and to require initial and biannual training in the use of such items. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one names the bill "Gio's Law."
S484 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 484 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the executive law, the county law, the general municipal law and the public health law, in relation to enacting "Gio's Law" requiring that members of police departments, sheriff's departments, fire departments and emergency medical service providers be trained in the administration of emergency anaphylaxis treatment and to carry emergency anaphylaxis treatment in their vehicles THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as "Gio's Law". § 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 233 to read as follows: § 233. EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT TRAINING AND USE. 1. AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE TERM "EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT" SHALL MEAN AN EPINEPHRINE AUTO-INJECTOR DEVICE, AS SUCH TERM IS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH (B) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION THREE THOUSAND-C OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW, OR ANOTHER FORM OF EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT APPROVED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH. 2. ALL MEMBERS OF THE STATE POLICE SHALL BE REQUIRED TO BE TRAINED IN THE ADMINISTRATION OF EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT AND SHALL CARRY EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT IN THEIR VEHICLES WHEN ON DUTY. 3. ALL MEMBERS OF THE STATE POLICE SHALL: (A) COMPLETE AN INITIAL TRAINING PROGRAM ON EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT; (B) COMPLETE A REFRESHER TRAINING PROGRAM AT LEAST EVERY TWO YEARS; (C) CONTACT THE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SYSTEM DURING ANY RESPONSE TO AN INCIDENT OF SUSPECTED ANAPHYLAXIS AND ADVISE IF EMERGENCY ANAPHYLAXIS TREATMENT IS BEING USED; AND EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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