senate Bill S8925

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires certain professionals to provide and the state education department to collect information about the practice of their professions; repealer

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Aug 19, 2020 referred to rules

S8925 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7213
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §6502-a, rpld §6902 sub 3 ¶(e), Ed L

S8925 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires certain professionals to provide and the state education department to collect information about the practice of their professions.

S8925 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8925 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8925
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              August 19, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the education law,  in  relation  to  requiring  certain
   professionals to provide and the state education department to collect
   information  about  the  practice  of their professions; and repealing
   certain provisions of such law relating thereto

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 6502-a
 to read as follows:
   § 6502-A. RENEWAL OF PROFESSIONAL LICENSE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRA-
 TION.  1. THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY TO HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS LICENSED,
 CERTIFIED, REGISTERED OR AUTHORIZED PURSUANT TO THIS  TITLE  OTHER  THAN
 THOSE  LICENSED OR REGISTERED PURSUANT TO ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-ONE
 OF THIS TITLE.
   2. IN CONJUNCTION  WITH  AND  AS  A  CONDITION  OF  EACH  REGISTRATION
 RENEWAL,  THE PROFESSIONALS DESCRIBED IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION
 SHALL PROVIDE TO THE DEPARTMENT, AND THE DEPARTMENT SHALL COLLECT,  SUCH
 INFORMATION  AND  DOCUMENTATION REQUIRED BY THE DEPARTMENT, IN CONSULTA-
 TION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF  HEALTH,  AS  IS  NECESSARY  TO  ENABLE  THE
 DEPARTMENT  OF  HEALTH  TO  EVALUATE  ACCESS  TO NEEDED SERVICES IN THIS
 STATE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE LOCATION AND TYPE  OF  SETTING
 IN  WHICH THE PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES AND OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION. THE
 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE  DEPARTMENT,  SHALL  MAKE
 SUCH  DATA  AVAILABLE  IN  AGGREGATE,  DE-IDENTIFIED  FORM ON A PUBLICLY
 ACCESSIBLE WEBSITE.
   3. THE DATES BY WHICH THE PROFESSIONALS DESCRIBED IN  SUBDIVISION  ONE
 OF  THIS SECTION MUST COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF
 THIS SECTION SHALL BE DETERMINED BY  THE  DEPARTMENT  AND  MAY  VARY  BY
 PROFESSION, TO ALLOW THE DEVELOPMENT AND REFINEMENT OF NECESSARY PROGRAM
 FEATURES  AND  TO  ALLOW  SUFFICIENT  ADVANCED  NOTICE TO BE PROVIDED TO
 AFFECTED PROFESSIONALS. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL  BE  EFFEC-
 TIVE  ONLY  IF  AND  FOR  SO  LONG  AS  AN APPROPRIATION IS MADE FOR THE
 PURPOSES OF ITS IMPLEMENTATION.
   § 2. Paragraph (e) of subdivision 3 of section 6902 of  the  education
 law is REPEALED.

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