|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 22, 2021||reported and committed to finance|
|Feb 03, 2021||referred to health|
senate Bill S4316
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4316 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4316 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4316 SPONSOR: RIVERA TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to newborn screening for adrenoleukodystrophy and glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficien- cy PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To add glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency to the list of conditions that all newborns are screened for. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends Public Health Law § 2500-a to add glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency to the list of conditions that all newborns are screened for. This section also includes technical cleanup to make the section clearer and format it in line with the rest of the Public Health Law. It removes subdivision 2 paragraph (c), which required the Deparm-
S4316 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4316 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 3, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. RIVERA -- 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 newborn screening for adrenoleukodystrophy and glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase defi- ciency THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 2500-a of the public health law, as separately amended by chapters 943 and 1016 of the laws of 1974, subdivision (a) as amended by chapter 307 of the laws of 2018 and subdivision (c) as added by section 113 of part E of chapter 56 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows: § 2500-a. Test for phenylketonuria and other diseases and conditions. [(a)] 1. It shall be the duty of the administrative officer or other person in charge of each institution caring for infants twenty-eight days or less of age and the person required in pursuance of the provisions of section forty-one hundred thirty of this chapter to regis- ter the birth of a child, to cause to have administered to every such infant or child in its or his care a test for DISEASES AND CONDITIONS DESIGNATED BY THE COMMISSIONER UNDER REGULATIONS OF THE COMMISSIONER, AND FOR: [i. phenylketonuria, ii. homozygous sickle cell disease, iii. hypothyroidism, iv. branched-chain ketonuria, v. galactosemia, vi. homocystinuria, vii. critical congenital heart defects through pulse oximetry screen- ing, viii. with] (A) PHENYLKETONURIA. (B) HOMOZYGOUS SICKLE CELL DISEASE. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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