senate Bill S2022A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Directs the department of health to publish the results of inspections conducted by the department in residential health care facilities in the state during the COVID-19 state disaster emergency

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to health
Jun 10, 2021 committed to rules
May 19, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 12, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 11, 2021 1st report cal.1034
Mar 16, 2021 print number 2022a
Mar 16, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to health
Jan 16, 2021 referred to health

Votes

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May 11, 2021 - Health committee Vote

S2022A
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Health Committee Vote: May 11, 2021

aye wr (1)

S2022 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1010
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2803, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S8890, A11040

S2022 - Summary

Directs the department of health to make publicly available the results of all inspections conducted by the department in nursing homes and other residential health care facilities in the state during the COVID-19 state disaster emergency.

S2022 - Sponsor Memo

S2022 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2022
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 16, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  MAY  --  read  twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT directing the department of health to make publicly available the
   results of all inspections conducted by  such  department  in  nursing
   homes and other residential health care facilities in the state during
   the  COVID-19  state  disaster  emergency and to conduct a comparative
   study of practices utilized in nursing  homes  and  other  residential
   health  care facilities in the state during the pendency of the COVID-
   19 state disaster emergency and identify best practices  for  ensuring
   the  containment  and  prevention  of  future outbreaks of COVID-19 in
   residential health care facilities
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  a.  Within  thirty  days after the effective date of this
 section, the department of health shall publish on  its  website,  in  a
 location  accessible  to  the  public,  the  results  of all inspections
 conducted by such department in  nursing  homes  and  other  residential
 health  care  facilities in the state during the COVID-19 state disaster
 emergency declared pursuant to Executive Order No. 202 on March 7, 2020.
 Such reports shall be published in their  entirety;  provided,  however,
 that  any portion of a report that contains patient-identifying informa-
 tion shall be redacted. In the event that information  in  a  report  is
 redacted,  such  department shall note on its website the reason for the
 redaction.
   b. During the  pendency  of  the  COVID-19  state  disaster  emergency
 declared  pursuant to Executive Order No. 202 of 2020, the department of
 health shall release the results of all future inspections conducted  by
 such  department in nursing homes in the state within thirty days of the
 completion of such report. Such reports  shall  be  published  in  their
 entirety;  provided, however, that any portion of a report that contains
 patient-identifying information shall be redacted.  In  the  event  that
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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S2022A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1010
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2803, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S8890, A11040

S2022A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the department of health to make publicly available the results of all inspections conducted by the department in nursing homes and other residential health care facilities in the state during the COVID-19 state disaster emergency.

S2022A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2022A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  2022--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 16, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  MAY  --  read  twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed  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 directing the
   department of health to make publicly available  the  results  of  all
   inspections  conducted  by  such department in nursing homes and other
   residential health care facilities in the state  during  the  COVID-19
   state disaster emergency and thereafter
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 2803 of the public health  law  is
 amended by adding a new paragraph (a-1) to read as follows:
   (A-1) THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PUBLISH ON THE DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE WITH-
 IN  THIRTY  DAYS, IN A LOCATION ACCESSIBLE TO THE PUBLIC, THE RESULTS OF
 ALL INSPECTIONS CONDUCTED IN A  NURSING  HOME.  ANY  PATIENT-IDENTIFYING
 INFORMATION  SHALL BE REDACTED, AND THE PUBLICATION ON THE WEBSITE SHALL
 STATE THE REASON FOR SUCH REDACTION.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately; provided,  however,  that
 the  department  of  health  shall  be  responsible  for  publishing all
 inspections conducted on or after March 7, 2020.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04806-07-1


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