assembly Bill A3322A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to requiring SUNY to offer abortion by medication techniques at all on-campus student health centers at colleges or universities within the SUNY system

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 25, 2022 print number 3322a
May 25, 2022 amend and recommit to higher education
Jan 05, 2022 referred to higher education
Jan 22, 2021 referred to higher education

Co-Sponsors

A3322 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S9444
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 5 Title 1 Part 2-A §288, Ed L; add §99-pp, St Fin L; add §630-k, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A8743

A3322 - Summary

Requires SUNY to offer abortion by medication techniques at all on-campus student health centers at colleges or universities within the SUNY system; creates a fund to help finance the implementation of offering such services at SUNY on-campus student health centers.

A3322 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3322
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 22, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. EPSTEIN -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Higher Education
 
 AN ACT to amend the education law, the state finance  law  and  the  tax
   law,  in  relation  to  requiring  the state university of New York to
   provide abortion by medication techniques at all  public  universities
   within the state

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Article 5 of title 1 of the education  law  is  amended  by
 adding a new part 2-A to read as follows:
                                 PART 2-A
                        MEDICAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
 SECTION 288. ACCESS TO ABORTION BY MEDICATION TECHNIQUES.
   § 288. ACCESS TO ABORTION BY MEDICATION TECHNIQUES. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF
 THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   A.  "STUDENT  HEALTH  CENTER"  SHALL  MEAN  A CLINIC PROVIDING PRIMARY
 HEALTH CARE SERVICES TO STUDENTS.
   B. "ABORTION BY MEDICATION" SHALL MEAN THE PROCESS OF USING MEDICATION
 TO TERMINATE A PREGNANCY.
   C. "PUBLIC COLLEGE" OR "PUBLIC UNIVERSITY" SHALL MEAN ANY  COLLEGE  OR
 UNIVERSITY WITHIN THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK SYSTEM.
   2.  EACH  PUBLIC COLLEGE STUDENT HEALTH CENTER SHALL MAKE AVAILABLE TO
 ALL STUDENTS ABORTION BY  MEDICATION  TECHNIQUES  ONSITE.  THIS  SERVICE
 SHALL  BE  PROVIDED  BY  MEDICAL  PROFESSIONALS ON STAFF AT SUCH STUDENT
 HEALTH CENTERS OR BY A THIRD PARTY WHO HAS CONTRACTED WITH A  UNIVERSITY
 TO PROVIDE SUCH MEDICAL SERVICES.
   3.  WITHIN  TWO  YEARS  OF  THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION, AND BY
 DECEMBER THIRTY-FIRST OF EACH YEAR THEREAFTER,  THE  CHANCELLOR  OF  THE
 STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK (SUNY) SHALL SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE COMMIS-
 SIONER,  THE  GOVERNOR,  THE  SPEAKER  OF THE ASSEMBLY AND THE TEMPORARY

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD03898-01-1

Co-Sponsors

A3322A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S9444
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 5 Title 1 Part 2-A §288, Ed L; add §99-pp, St Fin L; add §630-k, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A8743

A3322A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires SUNY to offer abortion by medication techniques at all on-campus student health centers at colleges or universities within the SUNY system; creates a fund to help finance the implementation of offering such services at SUNY on-campus student health centers.

A3322A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  3322--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 22, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of A. EPSTEIN, DINOWITZ, JACOBSON, GOTTFRIED -- read
   once and referred to the Committee on Higher Education --  recommitted
   to  the Committee on Higher Education in accordance with Assembly Rule
   3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted  as
   amended and recommitted to said committee

 AN  ACT  to  amend  the education law, the state finance law and the tax
   law, in relation to requiring the state  university  of  New  York  to
   provide  abortion  by medication techniques at all public universities
   within the state
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Article  5  of title 1 of the education law is amended by
 adding a new part 2-A to read as follows:
                                 PART 2-A
                        MEDICAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
 SECTION 288. ACCESS TO ABORTION BY MEDICATION TECHNIQUES.
   § 288. ACCESS TO ABORTION BY MEDICATION TECHNIQUES. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF
 THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   A. "STUDENT HEALTH CENTER"  SHALL  MEAN  A  CLINIC  PROVIDING  PRIMARY
 HEALTH CARE SERVICES TO STUDENTS.
   B. "ABORTION BY MEDICATION" SHALL MEAN THE PROCESS OF USING MEDICATION
 TO TERMINATE A PREGNANCY.
   C.  "PUBLIC  COLLEGE" OR "PUBLIC UNIVERSITY" SHALL MEAN ANY COLLEGE OR
 UNIVERSITY WITHIN THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK SYSTEM.
   2. EACH PUBLIC COLLEGE STUDENT HEALTH CENTER SHALL MAKE  AVAILABLE  TO
 ALL  STUDENTS  ABORTION  BY  MEDICATION  TECHNIQUES ONSITE. THIS SERVICE
 SHALL BE PROVIDED BY MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS  ON  STAFF  AT  SUCH  STUDENT
 HEALTH  CENTERS OR BY A THIRD PARTY WHO HAS CONTRACTED WITH A UNIVERSITY
 TO PROVIDE SUCH MEDICAL SERVICES.
   3. WITHIN TWO YEARS OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE  OF  THIS  SECTION,  AND  BY
 DECEMBER  THIRTY-FIRST  OF  EACH  YEAR THEREAFTER, THE CHANCELLOR OF THE
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD03898-02-2