senate Bill S5653A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to analysis of data in the prescription monitoring program registry

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 04, 2020 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 21, 2020 advanced to third reading
Jan 15, 2020 2nd report cal.
Jan 14, 2020 1st report cal.171
Jan 08, 2020 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 19, 2019 referred to health
Jun 18, 2019 delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1565
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 13, 2019 print number 5653a
Jun 13, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to health
May 10, 2019 referred to health

Votes

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Jan 14, 2020 - Health committee Vote

S5653A
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 18, 2019 - Rules committee Vote

S5653A
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S5653 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8914
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3343-a, Pub Health L

S5653 - Summary

Requires the department of health analysis of data in the prescription monitoring program registry.

S5653 - Sponsor Memo

S5653 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5653

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 10, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. METZGER -- 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  the  prescription
  monitoring program registry being used to investigate prescribers

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 7 of section 3343-a of the public  health  law,
as  added  by section 2 of part A of chapter 447 of the laws of 2012, is
amended to read as follows:
  7. Department analysis of data. (A) The department shall  periodically
analyze  data  contained in the prescription monitoring program registry
to identify information that indicates that a violation of law or breach
of professional standards may have occurred and, as  warranted,  provide
any  relevant  information  to  appropriate  entities as permitted under
section thirty-three hundred seventy-one of this article. The department
shall keep a record of the  information  provided,  including,  but  not
limited  to,  the  specific information provided and the agency to which
such information was provided, including  the  name  and  title  of  the
person  to  whom  such  information was provided and an attestation from
such person that he or she has authority to receive such information.
  (B) THE DEPARTMENT SHALL IDENTIFY  AND  INVESTIGATE  PRESCRIBERS  WITH
STATISTICALLY  HIGH  PRESCRIBING  PATTERNS. IF THE DEPARTMENT REASONABLY
BELIEVES AFTER SUCH INVESTIGATION  THAT  A  VIOLATION  OF  THE  LAW  HAS
OCCURRED  THE  DEPARTMENT SHALL PROVIDE SUCH INFORMATION TO THE ATTORNEY
GENERAL.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11627-01-9

Co-Sponsors

S5653A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8914
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3343-a, Pub Health L

S5653A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the department of health analysis of data in the prescription monitoring program registry.

S5653A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5653A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5653--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 10, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. METZGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Health  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to department analy-
  sis of the prescription monitoring program registry

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 7 of section 3343-a of the public health law,
as added by section 2 of part A of chapter 447 of the laws of  2012,  is
amended to read as follows:
  7.  Department  analysis  of data.   The department shall periodically
analyze data contained in the prescription monitoring  program  registry
to identify information that indicates that a violation of law or breach
of professional standards may have occurred, INCLUDING THE INAPPROPRIATE
PRESCRIBING  OF  CONTROLLED  SUBSTANCES  and,  as warranted, provide any
relevant information to appropriate entities as permitted under  section
thirty-three  hundred  seventy-one of this article. The department shall
keep a record of the information provided, including,  but  not  limited
to,  the  specific  information  provided  and  the agency to which such
information was provided, including the name and title of the person  to
whom  such  information was provided and an attestation from such person
that he or she has authority to receive such information.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11627-02-9

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