senate Bill S870

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to membership on the public health and health planning council

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Current Bill Status Via A4071 - Passed Senate & Assembly


  • Introduced
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 18, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.290
substituted for s870
Mar 18, 2019 substituted by a4071
Mar 14, 2019 advanced to third reading
Mar 13, 2019 2nd report cal.
Mar 12, 2019 1st report cal.290
Jan 09, 2019 referred to health

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S870 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4071
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §220, Pub Health L

S870 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to increasing membership on the public health and health planning council and directing the appointment of members representing particular areas of concern.

S870 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S870 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   870

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 9, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- 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 membership on  the
  public health and health planning council

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

  Section 1. Section 220 of the public health law, as amended by section
7 of part N of chapter 56 of the laws of 2012, is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  §  220.  Public  health  and  health  planning council; appointment of
members. 1. There shall continue to be in the department a public health
and health planning council to consist of the commissioner and [fourteen
members to be appointed by the governor with the advice and  consent  of
the  senate;  provided  that effective December first, two thousand ten,
the membership of the council shall  consist  of  the  commissioner  and
twenty-four]  THIRTY-SIX  members  to  be  appointed  AS FOLLOWS: THIRTY
MEMBERS TO APPOINTED by the governor with the advice and consent of  the
senate; AND SIX MEMBERS TO BE APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR, TWO UPON RECOM-
MENDATION OF THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY, TWO UPON RECOMMENDATION OF THE
TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, ONE UPON RECOMMENDATION OF THE MINOR-
ITY  LEADER OF THE ASSEMBLY, AND ONE UPON RECOMMENDATION OF THE MINORITY
LEADER OF THE SENATE.
  2. AS TO THE MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR WITH THE
ADVICE AND CONSENT OF THE SENATE: Membership on  the  council  shall  be
reflective of the diversity of the state's population including, but not
limited  to,  the  various  geographic  areas  and  population densities
throughout the state. The members shall include representatives  of  the
public  health  system,  health care providers that comprise the state's
health care delivery system, individuals with expertise in the  clinical
and  administrative  aspects  of  health care delivery, issues affecting
health care  consumers,  health  planning,  health  care  financing  and

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

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