assembly Bill A534B

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Provides that authorities having control of a fire department or fire company which provides emergency medical services may establish fees and charges for services

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 11, 2022 print number 534b
Feb 11, 2022 amend and recommit to ways and means
Jan 05, 2022 referred to ways and means
Jun 04, 2021 print number 534a
Jun 04, 2021 amend and recommit to ways and means
May 25, 2021 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 06, 2021 referred to local governments

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A534 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7186
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§209-b & 122-b, Gen Muni L; amd §184, Town L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A4310
2011-2012: A7291
2013-2014: A4113
2015-2016: A3721
2017-2018: A3100, A7717
2019-2020: A1778

A534 - Summary

Provides that authorities having control of a fire department or fire company which provides emergency medical services may establish fees and charges for services.

A534 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    534
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. JONES, McDONOUGH, RA, LAVINE, WOERNER, DiPIETRO,
   BYRNE, STECK, COOK, JEAN-PIERRE, NORRIS, GALEF, FAHY, BRONSON,  LUPAR-
   DO,   ABINANTI,  BARRETT,  SOLAGES,  GOODELL,  HUNTER,  PHEFFER AMATO,
   COLTON, B. MILLER, BUTTENSCHON,  BRABENEC,  DeSTEFANO,  BURKE,  WALSH,
   MONTESANO,  SMULLEN,  MANKTELOW,  SAYEGH,  TAGUE,  JACOBSON,  MIKULIN,
   HAWLEY, WALLACE, STIRPE, ZEBROWSKI, STERN,  GUNTHER,  McMAHON,  ASHBY,
   SALKA,  GRIFFIN -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BYRNES, ENGLEBRIGHT,
   M. MILLER -- read once and referred to the Committee on Local  Govern-
   ments
 
 AN  ACT to amend the general municipal law and the town law, in relation
   to authorizing fees and charges for emergency medical services
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.    Subdivision 4 of section 209-b of the general municipal
 law, as amended by chapter 476 of the laws of 2018, is amended  to  read
 as follows:
   4. Fees and charges [prohibited] AUTHORIZED.  (A) Emergency and gener-
 al  ambulance service, INCLUDING EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE AS DEFINED IN
 SECTION THREE THOUSAND ONE OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW, authorized pursuant
 to this section [shall] MAY be furnished  without  cost  to  the  person
 served; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT THE AUTHORITIES HAVING CONTROL OF A FIRE
 DEPARTMENT  OR FIRE COMPANY THAT HAVE AUTHORIZED SUCH FIRE DEPARTMENT OR
 FIRE COMPANY TO PROVIDE SUCH SERVICE OR SERVICES MAY FIX A  SCHEDULE  OF
 FEES  OR  CHARGES  TO  BE  PAID  BY  PERSONS  REQUESTING SUCH SERVICE OR
 SERVICES. THE AUTHORITIES HAVING CONTROL OF A FIRE  DEPARTMENT  OR  FIRE
 COMPANY MAY PROVIDE FOR THE COLLECTION OF FEES AND CHARGES OR MAY FORMU-
 LATE  RULES  AND  REGULATIONS  FOR  THE  COLLECTION  THEREOF BY THE FIRE
 DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPANY. WHEN FEES AND CHARGES ARE AUTHORIZED  PURSU-
 ANT  TO  THIS  SUBDIVISION,  THE  FEES  AND  CHARGES  COLLECTED SHALL BE
 DISBURSED IN ACCORDANCE WITH A WRITTEN CONTRACT ENTERED INTO BETWEEN THE
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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A534A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7186
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§209-b & 122-b, Gen Muni L; amd §184, Town L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A4310
2011-2012: A7291
2013-2014: A4113
2015-2016: A3721
2017-2018: A3100, A7717
2019-2020: A1778

A534A - Summary

Provides that authorities having control of a fire department or fire company which provides emergency medical services may establish fees and charges for services.

A534A - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  534--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. JONES, McDONOUGH, RA, LAVINE, WOERNER, DiPIETRO,
   BYRNE, STECK, COOK, JEAN-PIERRE, NORRIS, GALEF, FAHY, BRONSON,  LUPAR-
   DO,   ABINANTI,  BARRETT,  SOLAGES,  GOODELL,  HUNTER,  PHEFFER AMATO,
   COLTON, B. MILLER, BUTTENSCHON,  BRABENEC,  DeSTEFANO,  BURKE,  WALSH,
   MONTESANO,  SMULLEN,  MANKTELOW,  SAYEGH,  TAGUE,  JACOBSON,  MIKULIN,
   HAWLEY, WALLACE, STIRPE, ZEBROWSKI, STERN,  GUNTHER,  McMAHON,  ASHBY,
   SALKA,   GRIFFIN,   DURSO,   SIMPSON,   LAWLER,   SILLITTI,  GANDOLFO,
   J. D. RIVERA, LUNSFORD, KELLES --  Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.
   BYRNES,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  M. MILLER  --  read  once  and  referred to the
   Committee on Local Governments -- reported and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Ways and Means -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT to amend the general municipal law and the town law, in relation
   to authorizing fees and charges for emergency medical services
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section  1.  Subdivision  4  of section 209-b of the general municipal
 law, as amended by chapter 476 of the laws of 2018, is amended  to  read
 as follows:
   4.  Fees and charges [prohibited] AUTHORIZED.  [Emergency] (A) SUBJECT
 TO THE RESTRICTIONS SET FORTH IN  PARAGRAPH  (D)  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION,
 EMERGENCY  and  general  ambulance  service, INCLUDING EMERGENCY MEDICAL
 SERVICE AS DEFINED IN SECTION THREE THOUSAND ONE OF  THE  PUBLIC  HEALTH
 LAW,  authorized pursuant to this section [shall] MAY be furnished with-
 out cost to the person served; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT  THE  AUTHORITIES
 HAVING CONTROL OF A FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPANY THAT HAVE AUTHORIZED
 SUCH FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPANY TO PROVIDE SUCH SERVICE OR SERVICES
 MAY  FIX  A SCHEDULE OF FEES OR CHARGES TO BE PAID BY PERSONS REQUESTING
 SUCH SERVICE OR SERVICES. THE  AUTHORITIES  HAVING  CONTROL  OF  A  FIRE
 DEPARTMENT  OR  FIRE  COMPANY MAY PROVIDE FOR THE COLLECTION OF FEES AND
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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A534B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7186
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§209-b & 122-b, Gen Muni L; amd §184, Town L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A4310
2011-2012: A7291
2013-2014: A4113
2015-2016: A3721
2017-2018: A3100, A7717
2019-2020: A1778

A534B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that authorities having control of a fire department or fire company which provides emergency medical services may establish fees and charges for services.

A534B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  534--B
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  JONES, RA, LAVINE, WOERNER, DiPIETRO, BYRNE,
   STECK, COOK,  JEAN-PIERRE,  NORRIS,  GALEF,  FAHY,  BRONSON,  LUPARDO,
   ABINANTI,  BARRETT,  SOLAGES,  GOODELL, HUNTER, PHEFFER AMATO, COLTON,
   B. MILLER, BUTTENSCHON, BRABENEC, DeSTEFANO, BURKE, WALSH,  MONTESANO,
   SMULLEN, MANKTELOW, SAYEGH, TAGUE, JACOBSON, MIKULIN, HAWLEY, WALLACE,
   STIRPE,  ZEBROWSKI,  STERN,  GUNTHER,  McMAHON, ASHBY, SALKA, GRIFFIN,
   DURSO, SIMPSON, LAWLER, SILLITTI,  GANDOLFO,  J. D. RIVERA,  LUNSFORD,
   KELLES,  BURDICK, ANGELINO, J. M. GIGLIO, RAMOS, FITZPATRICK, DARLING,
   BROWN, JOYNER, HEVESI, SMITH -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BYRNES,
   ENGLEBRIGHT, M. MILLER -- read once and referred to the  Committee  on
   Local  Governments  --  reported and referred to the Committee on Ways
   and Means -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted  as
   amended  and  recommitted  to  said  committee  --  recommitted to the
   Committee on Ways and Means in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2
   -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted  as  amended
   and recommitted to said committee

 AN  ACT to amend the general municipal law and the town law, in relation
   to authorizing fees and charges for emergency medical services
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  4  of section 209-b of the general municipal
 law, as amended by chapter 476 of the laws of 2018, is amended  to  read
 as follows:
   4.  Fees and charges [prohibited] AUTHORIZED.  [Emergency] (A) SUBJECT
 TO THE RESTRICTIONS SET FORTH IN  PARAGRAPH  (D)  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION,
 EMERGENCY  and  general  ambulance  service, INCLUDING EMERGENCY MEDICAL
 SERVICE AS DEFINED IN SECTION THREE THOUSAND ONE OF  THE  PUBLIC  HEALTH
 LAW,  authorized pursuant to this section [shall] MAY be furnished with-
 out cost to the person served; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT  THE  AUTHORITIES
 HAVING CONTROL OF A FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPANY THAT HAVE AUTHORIZED
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.