senate Bill S3740

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to gaming disorders

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Mental Health Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to mental health
Jun 10, 2021 committed to rules
May 24, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 20, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 19, 2021 1st report cal.1171
Jan 30, 2021 referred to mental health

Votes

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May 19, 2021 - Mental Health committee Vote

S3740
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mental Health Committee Vote: May 19, 2021

S3740 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3815
Current Committee:
Senate Mental Health
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1.03, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S8875, A8039

S3740 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Adds gaming disorder to the types of disorders classified in the mental hygiene law.

S3740 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3740 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3740
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 30, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health
 
 AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to gaming disorders
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Section 1.03 of the mental hygiene law is amended by adding
 a new subdivision 59 to read as follows:
   59.  "GAMING  DISORDER" MEANS A DISORDER DUE TO ADDICTIVE BEHAVIOR, AS
 DEFINED IN THE MOST RECENT EDITION OF THE  INTERNATIONAL  CLASSIFICATION
 OF DISEASES (ICD), PUBLISHED BY THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD03169-01-1


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