assembly Bill A7325A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to prevention and screening for elevated lead levels in children

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 20, 2021 print number 7325a
May 20, 2021 amend and recommit to ways and means
reported referred to ways and means
May 05, 2021 referred to health

Co-Sponsors

A7325 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5024
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1370-a, 1370-c, 1370-d & 2168, Pub Health L

A7325 - Summary

Provides for prevention and screening for elevated lead levels in children.

A7325 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7325
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                May 5, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M. of A. PEOPLES-STOKES -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law, in  relation  to  prevention  and
   screening for elevated lead levels in children
 
   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 "Dakota's Law".
   § 2. Paragraphs (c) and (d) of subdivision 2 of section 1370-a of  the
 public  health  law,  paragraph (c) as amended by section 4 of part A of
 chapter 58 of the laws of 2009, and paragraph (d) as  added  by  chapter
 485  of the laws of 1992, are amended and two new paragraphs (e) and (f)
 are added to read as follows:
   (c) establish a statewide registry of lead levels of children provided
 such information is maintained as confidential except for (i) disclosure
 for medical  treatment  purposes;  (ii)  disclosure  of  non-identifying
 epidemiological  data;  and  (iii)  disclosure  of information from such
 registry to the statewide immunization information system established by
 section twenty-one hundred sixty-eight of this chapter; [and]
   (d) develop and implement  public  education  and  community  outreach
 programs on lead exposure, detection and risk reduction[.];
   (E)  REQUIRE  PRIMARY  HEALTH  CARE PROVIDERS TO PROVIDE THE PARENT OR
 GUARDIAN OF EACH CHILD UNDER SIX YEARS OF AGE ANTICIPATORY  GUIDANCE  ON
 LEAD  POISONING  PREVENTION  AS  PART OF ROUTINE CARE, INCLUDING BUT NOT
 LIMITED TO THEIR RIGHT TO AN INSPECTION IF THE CHILD IS AT RISK OF  LEAD
 EXPOSURE; AND
   (F) DEVELOP AND UPDATE AS NECESSARY, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE NEW YORK
 STATE ADVISORY COUNCIL ON LEAD POISONING PREVENTION, A STANDARDIZED LEAD
 EXPOSURE  RISK  ASSESSMENT  QUESTIONNAIRE THAT SHALL BE AVAILABLE ON THE
 DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE FOR PRIMARY HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS TO UTILIZE PURSU-
 ANT TO SUBDIVISION TWO-A OF SECTION ONE THOUSAND THREE HUNDRED SEVENTY-C
 OF THIS TITLE.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

A7325A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5024
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1370-a, 1370-c, 1370-d & 2168, Pub Health L

A7325A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for prevention and screening for elevated lead levels in children.

A7325A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7325--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                May 5, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M. of A. PEOPLES-STOKES, REYES -- read once and referred
   to the Committee on Health -- reported and referred to  the  Committee
   on  Ways  and  Means  --  committee  discharged, bill amended, ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law, in  relation  to  prevention  and
   screening for elevated lead levels in children
 
   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 "Dakota's Law".
   § 2. Paragraphs (c) and (d) of subdivision 2 of section 1370-a of  the
 public  health  law,  paragraph (c) as amended by section 4 of part A of
 chapter 58 of the laws of 2009, and paragraph (d) as  added  by  chapter
 485  of the laws of 1992, are amended and two new paragraphs (e) and (f)
 are added to read as follows:
   (c) establish a statewide registry of lead levels of children provided
 such information is maintained as confidential except for (i) disclosure
 for medical  treatment  purposes;  (ii)  disclosure  of  non-identifying
 epidemiological  data;  and  (iii)  disclosure  of information from such
 registry to the statewide immunization information system established by
 section twenty-one hundred sixty-eight of this chapter; [and]
   (d) develop and implement  public  education  and  community  outreach
 programs on lead exposure, detection and risk reduction[.];
   (E)  REQUIRE  PRIMARY  HEALTH  CARE PROVIDERS TO PROVIDE THE PARENT OR
 GUARDIAN OF EACH CHILD UNDER SIX YEARS OF AGE ANTICIPATORY  GUIDANCE  ON
 LEAD  POISONING  PREVENTION  AS  PART OF ROUTINE CARE, INCLUDING BUT NOT
 LIMITED TO THEIR RIGHT TO AN INSPECTION IF THE CHILD IS IN  AN  AREA  OF
 HIGH RISK; AND
   (F) DEVELOP AND UPDATE AS NECESSARY, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE NEW YORK
 STATE ADVISORY COUNCIL ON LEAD POISONING PREVENTION, A STANDARDIZED LEAD
 EXPOSURE  RISK  ASSESSMENT  QUESTIONNAIRE THAT SHALL BE AVAILABLE ON THE
 DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE FOR PRIMARY HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS TO UTILIZE PURSU-
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.