senate Bill S3659

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to exempting private and parochial schools and day care centers from immunization requirements

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to health
Jan 30, 2021 referred to health


S3659 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2164, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: S7202, A8834
2023-2024: S1484, A6621

S3659 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Exempts private and parochial schools and day care centers from immunization requirements.

S3659 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3659 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                             I N  S E N A T E
                             January 30, 2021
 Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  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 exempting  private
   and  parochial schools and day care centers from immunization require-

   Section  1. Paragraph a of subdivision 1 of section 2164 of the public
 health law, as amended by chapter 401 of the laws of 2015, is amended to
 read as follows:
   a. The term "school" means and includes any public[, private or  paro-
 chial  child  caring  center,  day  nursery,  day  care  agency, nursery
 school,] PRE-KINDERGARTEN,  kindergarten,  elementary,  intermediate  or
 secondary school.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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