assembly Bill A4321A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the medical aid in dying act

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 01, 2021 print number 4321a
Apr 01, 2021 amend and recommit to health
Feb 01, 2021 referred to health

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A4321 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6471
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 28-F §§2899-d - 2899-s, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A10059
2017-2018: A2383
2019-2020: A2694

A4321 - Summary

Relates to the medical aid in dying act; relates to a terminally ill patient's request for and use of medication for medical aid in dying.

A4321 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   4321
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 1, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN, L. ROSENTHAL, GOTTFRIED, DINOWITZ, GALEF,
   HEVESI,  STECK,  LAVINE,  LUPARDO,  ABINANTI, RODRIGUEZ, VANEL, QUART,
   J. RIVERA, M. MILLER,  THIELE,  EPSTEIN,  SEAWRIGHT,  WOERNER,  REYES,
   FRONTUS,  FERNANDEZ,  FALL,  DARLING,  CRUZ,  SAYEGH, PICHARDO, AUBRY,
   DAVILA, DICKENS, STERN, BURDICK, GALLAGHER,  FORREST,  KELLES,  GONZA-
   LEZ-ROJAS  --  Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of A. BRAUNSTEIN, CARROLL,
   ENGLEBRIGHT, RAMOS -- read once  and  referred  to  the  Committee  on
   Health
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the public health law, in relation to a terminally ill
   patient's request for and use of medication for medical aid in dying
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  This  act shall be known and may be cited as the "medical
 aid in dying act".
   § 2. The public health law is amended by adding a new article 28-F  to
 read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 28-F
                           MEDICAL AID IN DYING
 SECTION 2899-D. DEFINITIONS.
         2899-E. REQUEST PROCESS.
         2899-F. ATTENDING PHYSICIAN RESPONSIBILITIES.
         2899-G. RIGHT  TO RESCIND REQUEST; REQUIREMENT TO OFFER OPPORTU-
                   NITY TO RESCIND.
         2899-H. CONSULTING PHYSICIAN RESPONSIBILITIES.
         2899-I. REFERRAL TO MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL.
         2899-J. MEDICAL RECORD DOCUMENTATION REQUIREMENTS.
         2899-K. FORM OF WRITTEN REQUEST AND WITNESS ATTESTATION.
         2899-L. PROTECTION AND IMMUNITIES.
         2899-M. PERMISSIBLE REFUSALS AND PROHIBITIONS.
         2899-N. RELATION TO OTHER LAWS AND CONTRACTS.
         2899-O. SAFE DISPOSAL OF UNUSED MEDICATIONS.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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A4321A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6471
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 28-F §§2899-d - 2899-s, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A10059
2017-2018: A2383
2019-2020: A2694

A4321A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the medical aid in dying act; relates to a terminally ill patient's request for and use of medication for medical aid in dying.

A4321A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  4321--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 1, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN, L. ROSENTHAL, GOTTFRIED, DINOWITZ, GALEF,
   HEVESI,  STECK,  LAVINE,  LUPARDO,  ABINANTI, RODRIGUEZ, VANEL, QUART,
   J. RIVERA, M. MILLER,  THIELE,  EPSTEIN,  SEAWRIGHT,  WOERNER,  REYES,
   FRONTUS,  FERNANDEZ,  FALL,  DARLING,  CRUZ,  SAYEGH, PICHARDO, AUBRY,
   DAVILA, DICKENS, STERN, BURDICK, GALLAGHER,  FORREST,  KELLES,  GONZA-
   LEZ-ROJAS,  JACKSON,  MITAYNES,  MAMDANI,  CLARK, BURKE, DE LA ROSA --
   Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.  BRAUNSTEIN,  BURGOS,  CARROLL,  ENGLE-
   BRIGHT,  HYNDMAN,  RAMOS -- read once and referred 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 a terminally ill
   patient's request for and use of medication for medical aid in dying
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  This  act shall be known and may be cited as the "medical
 aid in dying act".
   § 2. The public health law is amended by adding a new article 28-F  to
 read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 28-F
                           MEDICAL AID IN DYING
 SECTION 2899-D. DEFINITIONS.
         2899-E. REQUEST PROCESS.
         2899-F. ATTENDING PHYSICIAN RESPONSIBILITIES.
         2899-G. RIGHT  TO RESCIND REQUEST; REQUIREMENT TO OFFER OPPORTU-
                   NITY TO RESCIND.
         2899-H. CONSULTING PHYSICIAN RESPONSIBILITIES.
         2899-I. REFERRAL TO MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL.
         2899-J. MEDICAL RECORD DOCUMENTATION REQUIREMENTS.
         2899-K. FORM OF WRITTEN REQUEST AND WITNESS ATTESTATION.
         2899-L. PROTECTION AND IMMUNITIES.
         2899-M. PERMISSIBLE REFUSALS AND PROHIBITIONS.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.