senate Bill S6069

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires election for registration for organ, eye and tissue donations to be included upon certain state forms; repealer

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to health
May 16, 2019 referred to health

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S6069 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A971
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§4310 & 206, rpld §4310 sub 5 ¶¶ (b) & (c), Pub Health L; amd §§3006 & 6501, Ed L; amd §651, Tax L; amd §401, V & T L; amd §§464 & 468-a, Judy L; add §91-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6022, A9101
2017-2018: S474, A2526
2021-2022: S3047

S6069 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires that space be provided on applications for the practice of a profession or occupation, state income tax returns, and applications to register a motor vehicle, for the applicant to register in the "donate life registry" for organ, eye and tissue donation established pursuant to section 4310 of the public health law.

S6069 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6069 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6069

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public health law, the education law, the  tax  law,
  the  vehicle and traffic law, the judiciary law and the executive law,
  in relation to requiring  certain  state  forms  and  applications  to
  include space for registering in the "donate life registry" for organ,
  eye  and  tissue  donations;  and  to repeal certain provisions of the
  public health law relating thereto

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision  5 of section 4310 of the
public health law, as separately amended by chapters 40 and 248  of  the
laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  (a)  Such  organ,  eye  and  tissue registration of consent to make an
anatomical gift can be made through: (i) indication made on the applica-
tion or renewal form of a driver's license, (ii) indication  made  on  a
non-driver  identification card application or renewal form, (iii) indi-
cation made on a voter registration form pursuant to subdivision five of
section 5-210 of the election law, (iv) indication made on the  applica-
tion  for  health care coverage offered through the state health benefit
exchange, (v) enrollment through the donate life registry website,  (vi)
paper enrollment submitted to the donate life registry, [or] (vii) INDI-
CATION  MADE  ON  APPLICATION FOR A CERTIFICATE, LICENSE OR REGISTRATION
ISSUED PURSUANT TO ARTICLE SIXTY-ONE OF THE EDUCATION LAW, (VIII)  INDI-
CATION MADE ON AN APPLICATION TO PRACTICE A PROFESSION PURSUANT TO TITLE
EIGHT  OF  THE  EDUCATION LAW, (IX) INDICATION MADE ON A PERSONAL INCOME
TAX RETURN, (X) INDICATION MADE ON AN APPLICATION  FOR  REGISTRATION  OR
RENEWAL  THEREOF OF A MOTOR VEHICLE, (XI) INDICATION MADE ON AN APPLICA-
TION FOR ADMISSION TO PRACTICE OR ON A BIENNIAL REGISTRATION FORM PURSU-
ANT TO SECTION FOUR HUNDRED SIXTY-FOUR OR FOUR HUNDRED SIXTY-EIGHT-A  OF
THE  JUDICIARY LAW, (XII) INDICATION MADE ON AN APPLICATION TO CONDUCT A

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

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