senate Bill S345

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires the office of addiction services and supports to develop training materials for screening for alcoholism and chemical dependency

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 09, 2022 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 26, 2022 advanced to third reading
Jan 25, 2022 2nd report cal.
Jan 24, 2022 1st report cal.305
Jan 05, 2022 referred to alcoholism and substance abuse
returned to senate
died in assembly
Apr 28, 2021 referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 10, 2021 advanced to third reading
Mar 09, 2021 2nd report cal.
Mar 08, 2021 1st report cal.505
Jan 06, 2021 referred to alcoholism and substance abuse

Votes

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Jan 24, 2022 - Alcoholism and Substance Abuse committee Vote

S345
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Committee Vote: Jan 24, 2022

Mar 8, 2021 - Alcoholism and Substance Abuse committee Vote

S345
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Committee Vote: Mar 8, 2021

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S345 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8419
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §19.07, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A7804
2013-2014: A1610
2015-2016: A885
2017-2018: A3091
2019-2020: S2507, A3391

S345 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the office of addiction services and supports to develop training materials for health care providers and qualified health professionals, recognized by the office to enable the implementation of the screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment program, regarding screening for alcoholism and chemical dependency.

S345 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S345 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    345
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  KAPLAN, ADDABBO, BIAGGI, PARKER -- read twice and
   ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
   Alcoholism and Substance Abuse
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the mental hygiene law, in relation to requiring the
   office of addiction services and supports to develop training  materi-
   als  for  health  care providers and qualified health professionals to
   encourage implementation of the  screening,  brief  intervention,  and
   referral to treatment program
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 19.07 of the  mental  hygiene  law  is  amended  by
 adding a new subdivision (n) to read as follows:
   (N)  THE  OFFICE  OF  ADDICTION SERVICES AND SUPPORTS, IN CONSULTATION
 WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH, SHALL PROVIDE AND PUBLISH, IN ELECTRON-
 IC OR OTHER FORMAT, TRAINING MATERIALS FOR  HEALTH  CARE  PROVIDERS,  AS
 DEFINED  BY  SUBDIVISION  SIX OF SECTION TWO HUNDRED THIRTY-EIGHT OF THE
 PUBLIC HEALTH LAW, AND QUALIFIED HEALTH PROFESSIONALS, RECOGNIZED BY THE
 OFFICE TO ENABLE THE  IMPLEMENTATION  OF  THE  SCREENING,  BRIEF  INTER-
 VENTION,  AND REFERRAL TO TREATMENT PROGRAM (SBIRT). SUCH TRAINING MATE-
 RIALS SHALL INCLUDE ANY AND ALL MATERIALS  NECESSARY  TO  INFORM  HEALTH
 CARE  PROVIDERS  AND  QUALIFIED  HEALTH  PROFESSIONALS OF THE METHOD FOR
 ADMINISTERING THE SBIRT PROGRAM TO A PATIENT IN THE CARE OF HEALTH  CARE
 PROVIDERS  OR  QUALIFIED  HEALTH  PROFESSIONALS. SUCH TRAINING MATERIALS
 SHALL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS  AND  QUALIFIED  HEALTH
 PROFESSIONALS  THROUGH  THE  OFFICIAL  WEBSITES  OF  THE  OFFICE AND THE
 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND BY ANY OTHER MEANS DEEMED  APPROPRIATE  BY  THE
 COMMISSIONER.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD00474-01-1

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