|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 10, 2021||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.1763
substituted for s6571
|Jun 10, 2021||substituted by a6166a|
ordered to third reading cal.1763
committee discharged and committed to rules
|May 06, 2021||referred to alcoholism and substance abuse|
senate Bill S6571
Current Bill Status Via A6166 - Passed Senate & Assembly
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6571 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Public Health Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §3309, Pub Health L; amd §2, Chap 66 of 2016
S6571 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires reporting of alcohol overdose data in addition to existing opioid overdose reporting requirements; requires the commissioner of health to submit an annual statewide report and provide updated data to counties every three months; makes overdose reporting requirements permanent.
S6571 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6571 SPONSOR: HINCHEY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to reporting of alco- hol overdose data; and to amend chapter 66 of the laws of 2016, amending the public health law, relating to reporting of opioid overdose data, in relation to making such provisions permanent PURPOSE: This bill will expand the requirements for reporting of overdose data and make the requirement for quarterly reporting permanent. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one amends subdivision 5 of section 3309 of the public health law. Section two amends subdivision 6 of section 3309 of the public health
S6571 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6571 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 6, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. HINCHEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to reporting of alco- hol overdose data; and to amend chapter 66 of the laws of 2016, amend- ing the public health law, relating to reporting of opioid overdose data, in relation to making such provisions permanent THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 3309 of the public health law, as amended by chapter 66 of the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows: 5. The commissioner shall publish findings on statewide opioid AND ALCOHOL overdose data that reviews overdose death rates and other infor- mation to ascertain changes in the cause and rates of opioid AND ALCOHOL overdoses, including fatal opioid AND ALCOHOL overdoses. The report shall be submitted annually, on or before October first, to the gover- nor, the temporary president of the senate, the speaker of the assembly and the chairs of the senate and assembly health committees, and shall be made public on the department's internet website. The report shall include, at a minimum, the following information on a county basis: (a) information on opioid AND ALCOHOL overdoses and opioid AND ALCOHOL overdose deaths, including age, gender, ethnicity, and geographic location; (b) data on emergency room utilization for the treatment of opioid AND ALCOHOL overdose; (c) data on utilization of pre-hospital services; (d) data on the dispensing and utilization of opioid antagonists; and (e) any other information necessary to ascertain the success of the program, areas of the state which are experiencing particularly high rates of overdoses, ways to determine if services, resources and EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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