assembly Bill A6166A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires reporting of alcohol overdose data; and makes opioid overdose reporting requirements permanent

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 10, 2021 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1763
substituted for s6571
Jun 01, 2021 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.199
rules report cal.199
reported
May 20, 2021 reported referred to rules
May 13, 2021 print number 6166a
May 13, 2021 amend and recommit to health
Mar 10, 2021 referred to health

Co-Sponsors

A6166 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6571
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3309, Pub Health L; amd §2, Chap 66 of 2016

A6166 - 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.

A6166 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6166
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 10, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A. L. ROSENTHAL -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Health
 
 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.
                                                            LBD09687-01-1

Co-Sponsors

A6166A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6571
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3309, Pub Health L; amd §2, Chap 66 of 2016

A6166A (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.

A6166A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  6166--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 10, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. L. ROSENTHAL, GALEF -- read once and referred 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 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.