assembly Bill A9697A

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing the nightlife opioid antagonist program

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via S8633 - Signed by Governor


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 23, 2022 approval memo.72
signed chap.778
Dec 19, 2022 delivered to governor
Jun 03, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.709
substituted for a9697a
Jun 03, 2022 substituted by s8633a
rules report cal.709
reported
Jun 02, 2022 reported referred to rules
reference changed to ways and means
May 11, 2022 print number 9697a
May 11, 2022 amend and recommit to health
Mar 28, 2022 referred to health

Votes

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May 23, 2022 - Rules committee Vote

S8633A
20
0
committee
20
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 17, 2022 - Finance committee Vote

S8633A
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 9, 2022 - Alcoholism and Substance Abuse committee Vote

S8633A
5
0
committee
5
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 9, 2022

aye wr (1)
excused (1)

A9697 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8633
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add §3309-b, Pub Health L

A9697 - Summary

Establishes the nightlife opioid antagonist program to allow certain establishments to apply and receive an opioid antagonist, free of charge, to be administered to patrons, staff or individuals on premises of such establishment in the case of an emergency.

A9697 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9697
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 28, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. GRIFFIN -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Health
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to  establishing  the
   nightlife opioid antagonist program
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The public health law is amended by adding  a  new  section
 3309-b to read as follows:
   § 3309-B. NIGHTLIFE OPIOID ANTAGONIST PROGRAM. 1. DEFINITIONS. AS USED
 IN THIS SECTION THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   A.  "NIGHTLIFE  ESTABLISHMENT"  MEANS AN ESTABLISHMENT THAT IS OPEN TO
 THE PUBLIC FOR ENTERTAINMENT OR LEISURE, SERVES ALCOHOL OR WHERE ALCOHOL
 IS CONSUMED ON THE PREMISES, AND CONDUCTS A LARGE VOLUME OF BUSINESS  AT
 NIGHT.  SUCH  TERM  INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, BARS, ENTERTAINMENT
 VENUES, CLUBS AND RESTAURANTS.
   B. "OPIOID ANTAGONIST" MEANS NALOXONE, NARCAN OR ANY OTHER  MEDICATION
 APPROVED  BY THE DEPARTMENT AND THE FEDERAL FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
 THAT, WHEN ADMINISTERED, NEGATES OR NEUTRALIZES IN WHOLE OR IN PART  THE
 PHARMACOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF AN OPIOID IN THE HUMAN BODY.
   2.  PROGRAM.  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  ESTABLISH  A PROGRAM WHEREBY A
 NIGHTLIFE ESTABLISHMENT MAY APPLY TO RECEIVE AN OPIOID ANTAGONIST,  FREE
 OF  CHARGE, TO BE ADMINISTERED TO PATRONS, STAFF OR INDIVIDUALS ON PREM-
 ISES OF SUCH ESTABLISHMENT. SUCH PROGRAM SHALL BE OPERATED IN COMPLIANCE
 WITH EXISTING LAWS, RULES AND REGULATIONS RELATING TO  THE  DISTRIBUTION
 OF  AN  OPIOID ANTAGONIST. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL PUBLISH ON ITS WEBSITE A
 LIST OF EACH PARTICIPATING ESTABLISHMENT.
   3. ELIGIBILITY. A. TO  BE  ELIGIBLE  TO  PARTICIPATE  IN  THE  PROGRAM
 CREATED BY THIS SECTION, A NIGHTLIFE ESTABLISHMENT SHALL AGREE TO COMPLY
 WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS SECTION AND ANY RULE OR REGULATION PROMUL-
 GATED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
   B.  A  NIGHTLIFE  ESTABLISHMENT APPLYING TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PROGRAM
 SHALL SUBMIT AN APPLICATION BY MAIL OR ONLINE THROUGH  THE  DEPARTMENT'S
 WEBSITE ON A FORM PROMULGATED BY THE COMMISSIONER.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD15059-01-2

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A9697A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8633
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add §3309-b, Pub Health L

A9697A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the nightlife opioid antagonist program to allow certain establishments to apply and receive an opioid antagonist, free of charge, to be administered to patrons, staff or individuals on premises of such establishment in the case of an emergency.

A9697A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  9697--A
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 28, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. GRIFFIN -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee 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  establishing  the
   nightlife opioid antagonist program
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The public health law is amended by adding  a  new  section
 3309-b to read as follows:
   § 3309-B. NIGHTLIFE OPIOID ANTAGONIST PROGRAM. 1. DEFINITIONS. AS USED
 IN THIS SECTION THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   A.  "NIGHTLIFE  ESTABLISHMENT"  MEANS AN ESTABLISHMENT THAT IS OPEN TO
 THE PUBLIC FOR ENTERTAINMENT OR LEISURE, SERVES ALCOHOL OR WHERE ALCOHOL
 IS CONSUMED ON THE PREMISES, AND CONDUCTS A LARGE VOLUME OF BUSINESS  AT
 NIGHT.  SUCH  TERM  INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, BARS, ENTERTAINMENT
 VENUES, CLUBS AND RESTAURANTS.
   B. "OPIOID ANTAGONIST" MEANS A DRUG APPROVED  BY  THE  FOOD  AND  DRUG
 ADMINISTRATION  THAT, WHEN ADMINISTERED, NEGATES OR NEUTRALIZES IN WHOLE
 OR IN PART THE PHARMACOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF AN OPIOID IN THE BODY. "OPIOID
 ANTAGONIST" SHALL BE LIMITED TO NALOXONE AND OTHER MEDICATIONS  APPROVED
 BY THE DEPARTMENT FOR SUCH PURPOSE.
   2.  PROGRAM.  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  ESTABLISH  A PROGRAM WHEREBY A
 NIGHTLIFE ESTABLISHMENT MAY APPLY TO RECEIVE AN OPIOID ANTAGONIST,  FREE
 OF  CHARGE, TO BE ADMINISTERED TO PATRONS, STAFF OR INDIVIDUALS ON PREM-
 ISES OF SUCH ESTABLISHMENT. SUCH PROGRAM SHALL BE OPERATED IN COMPLIANCE
 WITH EXISTING LAWS, RULES AND REGULATIONS RELATING TO  THE  DISTRIBUTION
 OF  AN  OPIOID ANTAGONIST. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL PUBLISH ON ITS WEBSITE A
 LIST OF EACH PARTICIPATING ESTABLISHMENT.
   3. ELIGIBILITY. A. TO  BE  ELIGIBLE  TO  PARTICIPATE  IN  THE  PROGRAM
 CREATED BY THIS SECTION, A NIGHTLIFE ESTABLISHMENT SHALL AGREE TO COMPLY
 WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS SECTION AND ANY RULE OR REGULATION PROMUL-
 GATED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD15059-03-2
 A. 9697--A                          2