senate Bill S3056A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the practice protocol for nurse practitioners

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
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.1008
Apr 30, 2021 print number 3056a
Apr 30, 2021 amend and recommit to higher education
Jan 27, 2021 referred to higher education

Votes

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May 11, 2021 - Higher Education committee Vote

S3056A
9
1
committee
9
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Higher Education Committee Vote: May 11, 2021

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aye wr (1)

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S3056 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1535
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6902, Ed L; amd Part D §3, Chap 56 of 2014
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S8936, A10990

S3056 - Summary

Makes certain provisions of the "nurse practitioners modernization act" permanent; eliminates certain administrative obligations.

S3056 - Sponsor Memo

S3056 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3056
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 27, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  RIVERA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education
 
 AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to the practice  protocol
   for nurse practitioners; and to amend part D of chapter 56 of the laws
   of  2014,  amending  the education law relating to enacting the "nurse
   practitioners modernization act", in  relation  to  the  effectiveness
   thereof
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subparagraphs (i) and (iv) of paragraph (a) of  subdivision
 3  of section 6902 of the education law, as amended by section 2 of part
 D of chapter 56 of the laws of 2014, is amended to read as follows:
   (i) The practice of registered professional nursing by a nurse practi-
 tioner, certified under section six thousand nine hundred  ten  of  this
 article,  may  include  the diagnosis of illness and physical conditions
 and the performance of therapeutic  and  corrective  measures  within  a
 specialty  area  of practice, in collaboration with a licensed physician
 OR NURSE PRACTITIONER PRACTICING  PURSUANT  TO  PARAGRAPH  (B)  OF  THIS
 SUBDIVISION,   qualified  to  collaborate  in  the  specialty  involved,
 provided such services are performed in accordance with a written  prac-
 tice  agreement  and  written  practice protocols except as permitted by
 paragraph (b) of this subdivision. The written practice agreement  shall
 include  explicit  provisions  for  the  resolution  of any disagreement
 between the collaborating physician and the nurse practitioner regarding
 a matter of diagnosis or treatment that is within the scope of  practice
 of  both. To the extent the practice agreement does not so provide, then
 the collaborating physician's diagnosis or treatment shall prevail.
   (iv) The practice protocol shall reflect current accepted medical  and
 nursing  practice[.  The  protocols  shall  be filed with the department
 within ninety days of the commencement  of  the  practice]  and  may  be
 updated  periodically.  [The  commissioner shall make regulations estab-

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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S3056A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1535
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6902, Ed L; amd Part D §3, Chap 56 of 2014
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S8936, A10990

S3056A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes certain provisions of the "nurse practitioners modernization act" permanent; eliminates certain administrative obligations.

S3056A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3056A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  3056--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 27, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. RIVERA, BORRELLO, BROOKS, BROUK, RITCHIE, SKOUFIS --
   read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
   the Committee  on  Higher  Education  --  committee  discharged,  bill
   amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
   tee

 AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to the practice  protocol
   for nurse practitioners; and to amend part D of chapter 56 of the laws
   of  2014,  amending  the education law relating to enacting the "nurse
   practitioners modernization act", in  relation  to  the  effectiveness
   thereof
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subparagraphs (i) and (iv) of paragraph (a) of  subdivision
 3  of section 6902 of the education law, as amended by section 2 of part
 D of chapter 56 of the laws of 2014, are amended to read as follows:
   (i) The practice of registered professional nursing by a nurse practi-
 tioner, certified under section six thousand nine hundred  ten  of  this
 article,  may  include  the diagnosis of illness and physical conditions
 and the performance of therapeutic  and  corrective  measures  within  a
 specialty  area  of practice, in collaboration with a licensed physician
 OR NURSE PRACTITIONER PRACTICING  PURSUANT  TO  PARAGRAPH  (B)  OF  THIS
 SUBDIVISION,   qualified  to  collaborate  in  the  specialty  involved,
 provided such services are performed in accordance with a written  prac-
 tice  agreement  and  written  practice protocols except as permitted by
 paragraph (b) of this subdivision. The written practice agreement  shall
 include  explicit  provisions  for  the  resolution  of any disagreement
 between the collaborating physician and the nurse practitioner regarding
 a matter of diagnosis or treatment that is within the scope of  practice
 of  both. To the extent the practice agreement does not so provide, then
 the collaborating physician's diagnosis or treatment shall prevail.

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD00598-02-1

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