Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||
referred to higher education
|Mar 09, 2021||
referred to higher education
Senate Bill S5495
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Higher Education Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S5495 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S5495 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5495 SPONSOR: O'MARA TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to enacting the inter- state medical licensure compact PURPOSE: This bill would allow New York to become a member of the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact. Which provides a streamlined process that allows physicians to become licensed in multiple states. The compact would give qualified physicians the opportunity to provide health care to underserved areas. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the education law by adding a new article 169. Which enacts the specific provisions of the Interstate Medial Licensure Compact.
2021-S5495 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5495 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 9, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to enacting the inter- state medical licensure compact 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 article 169 to read as follows: ARTICLE 169 INTERSTATE MEDICAL LICENSURE COMPACT SECTION 8860. SHORT TITLE. 8861. PURPOSE. 8862. DEFINITIONS. 8863. ELIGIBILITY. 8864. DESIGNATION OF STATE OF PRINCIPAL LICENSE. 8865. APPLICATION AND ISSUANCE OF EXPEDITED LICENSURE. 8866. FEES FOR EXPEDITED LICENSURE. 8867. RENEWAL AND CONTINUED PARTICIPATION. 8868. COORDINATED INFORMATION SYSTEM. 8869. JOINT INVESTIGATIONS. 8870. DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS. 8871. INTERSTATE MEDICAL LICENSURE COMPACT COMMISSION. 8872. POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE INTERSTATE COMMISSION. 8873. FINANCE POWERS. 8874. ORGANIZATION AND OPERATION OF THE INTERSTATE COMMISSION. 8875. RULEMAKING FUNCTIONS OF THE INTERSTATE COMMISSION. 8876. OVERSIGHT OF INTERSTATE COMPACT. 8877. ENFORCEMENT OF INTERSTATE COMPACT. 8878. DEFAULT PROCEDURES. 8879. DISPUTE RESOLUTION. 8880. MEMBER STATES, EFFECTIVE DATE AND AMENDMENT. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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