senate Bill S6872

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Authorizes certain licensed health service professionals to form limited liability companies

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Corporations, Authorities And Commissions Committee


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
May 20, 2021 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

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S6872 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3526
Current Committee:
Senate Corporations, Authorities And Commissions
Law Section:
Limited Liability Company Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1203, 1207 & 1301, Lim Lil L; amd §1503, BC L; amd §§121-1500 & 121-1502, Partn L; amd §§6509-a, 6530 & 6531, Ed L; amd §2801, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A8153
2017-2018: A1943
2019-2020: S6128, A6377

S6872 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes certain licensed health service professionals to form limited liability companies.

S6872 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6872 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6872
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 20, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
   and Commissions
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the limited liability company law, the business corpo-
   ration law, the partnership law, the  education  law  and  the  public
   health  law,  in  relation  to  authorizing  certain  licensed  health
   services professionals to form limited liability companies
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  (a) of section 1203 of the limited liability
 company law, as amended by chapter 475 of the laws of 2014,  is  amended
 to read as follows:
   (a)  Notwithstanding  the education law or any other provision of law,
 one or more professionals each of whom is authorized by law to render  a
 professional  service within the state, or one or more professionals, at
 least one of whom is authorized by law to render a professional  service
 within  the  state,  may  form,  or  cause  to be formed, a professional
 service limited liability company for pecuniary profit under this  arti-
 cle for the purpose of rendering the professional service or services as
 such professionals are authorized to practice. With respect to a profes-
 sional  service  limited  liability  company  formed  to provide medical
 services as such services are defined in article 131  of  the  education
 law,  each  member  of  such  limited liability company must be licensed
 pursuant to article 131 of the education law  to  practice  medicine  in
 this  state.    NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF THIS SECTION, ANY
 PERSON LICENSED PURSUANT TO ARTICLE 131 OF THE EDUCATION LAW TO PRACTICE
 MEDICINE AND ANY PERSON LICENSED PURSUANT TO  ARTICLES  132,  137,  140,
 141,  143, 144, 153, 154, 155 OR 156 OR SUBDIVISION 3 OF SECTION 6902 OF
 ARTICLE 139 OF THE EDUCATION LAW MAY FORM, OR  CAUSE  TO  BE  FORMED,  A
 PROFESSIONAL SERVICE LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY TO PROVIDE MULTIDISCIPLI-
 NARY  SERVICES  WITH  ONE OR MORE LICENSED PROFESSIONALS, SUBJECT TO THE
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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