senate Bill S1043A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires cafeteria staff to be trained in preventing and responding to anaphylaxis

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to health
Jan 25, 2021 reported and committed to finance
Jan 20, 2021 print number 1043a
Jan 20, 2021 amend and recommit to health
Jan 06, 2021 referred to health

Votes

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Jan 25, 2021 - Health committee Vote

S1043
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4
committee
10
Aye
4
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 25, 2021

aye wr (1)

S1043 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6167
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2500-h, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S7085

S1043 - Summary

Requires cafeteria staff to be trained in preventing and responding to anaphylaxis and that epinephrine auto-injectors be accessible in cafeterias with instructions displayed in multiple languages.

S1043 - Sponsor Memo

S1043 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1043
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  RAMOS  -- 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 requiring  cafete-
   ria staff to be trained in preventing and responding to anaphylaxis
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph (d) of subdivision 1 and subdivision 2 of section
 2500-h of the public health law, paragraph (d) of subdivision 1 as added
 and subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 254 of the  laws  of  2019,  are
 amended to read as follows:
   (d)  The  commissioner  shall create informational materials detailing
 such anaphylactic policies to be distributed to local school  boards  of
 education,  charter schools, boards of cooperative educational services,
 [and] child day care centers, AND CAFETERIA STAFF  and  shall  make  the
 materials available on the department's website.
   2. The anaphylactic policies established under subdivision one of this
 section shall include the following:
   (a)  a procedure and treatment plan, including emergency protocols and
 responsibilities for school nurses  and  other  appropriate  school  and
 child day care personnel, for responding to anaphylaxis;
   (b)  a  training  course  for  appropriate  school  and child day care
 personnel, INCLUDING CAFETERIA STAFF, for preventing and  responding  to
 anaphylaxis.  The  commissioner  shall, in consultation with the commis-
 sioner of children and family services and the  commissioner  of  educa-
 tion,  consider existing training programs for responding to anaphylaxis
 in order to avoid duplicative training requirements.  Such  pre-existing
 program  shall fulfill the requirement for a training course pursuant to
 this subdivision if the  standards  of  such  pre-existing  program  are
 deemed  by the commissioner to be at least as stringent as the standards
 promulgated by the commissioner  in  the  development  of  the  training
 course  by the state. THE TRAINING COURSE SHALL INCLUDE TRAINING IN FOOD
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

S1043A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6167
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2500-h, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S7085

S1043A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires cafeteria staff to be trained in preventing and responding to anaphylaxis and that epinephrine auto-injectors be accessible in cafeterias with instructions displayed in multiple languages.

S1043A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1043A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  1043--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  RAMOS  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed  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 requiring cafete-
   ria staff to be trained in preventing and responding to anaphylaxis
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph (d) of subdivision 1 and subdivision 2 of section
 2500-h of the public health law, paragraph (d) of subdivision 1 as added
 and  subdivision  2  as  amended by chapter 254 of the laws of 2019, are
 amended to read as follows:
   (d) The commissioner shall create  informational  materials  detailing
 such  anaphylactic  policies to be distributed to local school boards of
 education, charter schools, boards of cooperative educational  services,
 [and]  child  day  care  centers, AND CAFETERIA STAFF and shall make the
 materials available on the department's website.
   2. The anaphylactic policies established under subdivision one of this
 section shall include the following:
   (a) a procedure and treatment plan, including emergency protocols  and
 responsibilities  for  school  nurses  and  other appropriate school and
 child day care personnel, for responding to anaphylaxis;
   (b) a training course  for  appropriate  school  and  child  day  care
 personnel,  INCLUDING  CAFETERIA STAFF, for preventing and responding to
 anaphylaxis. The commissioner shall, in consultation  with  the  commis-
 sioner  of  children  and family services and the commissioner of educa-
 tion, consider existing training programs for responding to  anaphylaxis
 in  order  to avoid duplicative training requirements. Such pre-existing
 program shall fulfill the requirement for a training course pursuant  to
 this  subdivision  if  the  standards  of  such pre-existing program are
 deemed by the commissioner to be at least as stringent as the  standards
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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