senate Bill S3077

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to requiring anti-bias training for every medical student, medical resident and physician assistant student in the state

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 02, 2021 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 24, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 20, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 19, 2021 1st report cal.1224
Jan 27, 2021 referred to health

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S3077 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1401
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 2 Title 3-A §245, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S6889, A8741

S3077 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires anti-bias training for every medical student, medical resident and physician assistant student in the state, and requires the department of health to make an annual report on the implementation and effectiveness of such training.

S3077 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3077 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3077
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 27, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  SALAZAR,  BIAGGI, MYRIE -- read twice and ordered
   printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation  to  requiring  anti-
   bias  training  for every medical student, medical resident and physi-
   cian assistant student in the state

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Article 2 of the public health law is amended by adding a
 new title 3-A to read as follows:
                                 TITLE 3-A
                            ANTI-BIAS TRAINING
 SECTION 245. TRAINING IN BIAS AWARENESS AND ELIMINATION PRACTICES.
   § 245. TRAINING IN BIAS AWARENESS AND ELIMINATION PRACTICES. (A) EVERY
 MEDICAL STUDENT, MEDICAL RESIDENT AND PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT STUDENT IN THE
 STATE AS PART OF THE ORIENTATION PROGRAMS CONDUCTED BY MEDICAL  SCHOOLS,
 MEDICAL  RESIDENCY  PROGRAMS  AND  PHYSICIAN  ASSISTANT  PROGRAMS  SHALL
 COMPLETE COURSE WORK OR TRAINING, APPROVED BY THE DEPARTMENT,  REGARDING
 AWARENESS  OF  AND  ELIMINATION PRACTICES FOR BOTH IMPLICIT AND EXPLICIT
 BIAS.
   (B) EVERY MEDICAL STUDENT, MEDICAL RESIDENT  AND  PHYSICIAN  ASSISTANT
 STUDENT  IN  THE  STATE  SHALL  PROVIDE  TO THE DEPARTMENT DOCUMENTATION
 DEMONSTRATING THE COMPLETION OF AND  COMPETENCE  IN  THE  COURSEWORK  OR
 TRAINING REQUIRED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION (A) OF THIS SECTION.
   (C) THE DEPARTMENT SHALL CONSULT WITH THE STATE BOARD FOR MEDICINE AND
 THE  DIVISION  OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN DEVELOPING GUIDELINES FOR THE TRAINING
 REQUIRED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION (A) OF THIS SECTION.
   (D) ONE YEAR AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF  THIS  SECTION  AND  ANNUALLY
 EVERY  YEAR  THEREAFTER,  THE  DEPARTMENT  SHALL  SUBMIT A REPORT TO THE
 GOVERNOR AND THE LEGISLATURE ON THE IMPLEMENTATION AND EFFECTIVENESS  OF
 THE TRAINING REQUIRED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION (A) OF THIS SECTION.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD00173-01-1

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