senate Bill S485A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires certain health care providers to disclose the fact that the provider is on probation to current and new patients

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 14, 2022 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 03, 2022 advanced to third reading
Feb 02, 2022 2nd report cal.
Feb 01, 2022 1st report cal.398
Jan 05, 2022 referred to higher education
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 03, 2021 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 02, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.1432
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 27, 2021 print number 485a
May 27, 2021 amend and recommit to higher education
Jan 06, 2021 referred to higher education

Votes

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Feb 1, 2022 - Higher Education committee Vote

S485A
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Higher Education Committee Vote: Feb 1, 2022

Jun 2, 2021 - Rules committee Vote

S485A
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S485 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8050
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §6511-a, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S9132
2019-2020: S2635

S485 - Summary

Requires certain health care providers to disclose the fact that the provider is on probation to current and new patients.

S485 - Sponsor Memo

S485 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    485
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education
 
 AN ACT to amend the education law,  in  relation  to  requiring  certain
   health  care  providers  to  disclose the fact that the provider is on
   probation to current and new patients
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 6511-a
 to read as follows:
   §  6511-A.  DISCLOSURE  OF PROBATIONARY STATUS.  (1) THE PROVISIONS OF
 THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY TO ANY  PERSON  LICENSED  UNDER  THE  FOLLOWING
 ARTICLES  OF  THIS TITLE: ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-ONE (MEDICINE), ONE HUNDRED
 THIRTY-ONE-B (PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS), ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-TWO  (CHIROPRAC-
 TIC),  ONE  HUNDRED  THIRTY-THREE  (DENTISTRY  AND  DENTAL HYGIENE), ONE
 HUNDRED THIRTY-FOUR (LICENSED  PERFUSIONISTS),  ONE  HUNDRED  THIRTY-SIX
 (PHYSICAL  THERAPY AND PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANTS), ONE HUNDRED THIR-
 TY-NINE (NURSING), ONE HUNDRED FORTY (PROFESSIONAL MIDWIFERY  PRACTICE),
 ONE  HUNDRED  FORTY-ONE (PODIATRY), ONE HUNDRED FORTY-THREE (OPTOMETRY),
 ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-FIVE (MASSAGE THERAPY), ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-SIX (OCCUPA-
 TIONAL THERAPY),  ONE  HUNDRED  SIXTY  (ACUPUNCTURE),  AND  ONE  HUNDRED
 SIXTY-FOUR (RESPIRATORY THERAPISTS AND RESPIRATORY THERAPY TECHNICIANS).
   (2) AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
   (A)  "LICENSEE"  MEANS  ANY  PERSON  LICENSED TO PRACTICE A PROFESSION
 GOVERNED BY THE ARTICLES OF THIS TITLE LISTED IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS
 SECTION; AND
   (B) "STATE BOARD" MEANS THE STATE BOARD FOR EACH  PROFESSION  GOVERNED
 BY  THE ARTICLES OF THIS TITLE LISTED IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION
 AND APPOINTED BY THE BOARD OF REGENTS  PURSUANT  TO  SECTION  SIXTY-FIVE
 HUNDRED EIGHT OF THIS ARTICLE.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

S485A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8050
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §6511-a, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S9132
2019-2020: S2635

S485A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires certain health care providers to disclose the fact that the provider is on probation to current and new patients.

S485A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S485A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  485--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Higher  Education  --
   committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
   recommitted to said committee

 AN ACT to amend the education law,  in  relation  to  requiring  certain
   health  care  providers  to  disclose the fact that the provider is on
   probation to current and new patients
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 6511-a
 to read as follows:
   §  6511-A.  DISCLOSURE  OF PROBATIONARY STATUS.  (1) THE PROVISIONS OF
 THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY TO ANY PERSON LICENSED  TO  PRACTICE  A  HEALTH
 CARE PROFESSION, AND WHO PROVIDES DIRECT PATIENT CARE, UNDER THE FOLLOW-
 ING  ARTICLES  OF  THIS  TITLE:  ONE  HUNDRED THIRTY-ONE (MEDICINE), ONE
 HUNDRED THIRTY-ONE-B (PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS),  ONE  HUNDRED  THIRTY-ONE-C
 (SPECIALIST  ASSISTANTS),  ONE  HUNDRED  THIRTY-TWO  (CHIROPRACTIC), ONE
 HUNDRED THIRTY-THREE (DENTISTRY, DENTAL HYGIENE, AND  REGISTERED  DENTAL
 ASSISTING),   ONE  HUNDRED  THIRTY-FOUR  (LICENSED  PERFUSIONISTS),  ONE
 HUNDRED THIRTY-SIX (PHYSICAL THERAPY AND PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANTS),
 ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-SEVEN (PHARMACY), ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-SEVEN-A  (REGIS-
 TERED  PHARMACY  TECHNICIANS),  ONE  HUNDRED  THIRTY-NINE (NURSING), ONE
 HUNDRED FORTY (PROFESSIONAL MIDWIFERY PRACTICE), ONE  HUNDRED  FORTY-ONE
 (PODIATRY), ONE HUNDRED FORTY-THREE (OPTOMETRY), ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-THREE
 (PSYCHOLOGY),  ONE  HUNDRED FIFTY-FOUR (SOCIAL WORK), ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-
 FIVE (MASSAGE THERAPY), ONE HUNDRED  FIFTY-SIX  (OCCUPATIONAL  THERAPY),
 ONE  HUNDRED  FIFTY-SEVEN  (DIETETICS AND NUTRITION), ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-
 NINE (SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGISTS AND AUDIOLOGISTS), ONE HUNDRED  SIXTY
 (ACUPUNCTURE),  ONE  HUNDRED  SIXTY-TWO (ATHLETIC TRAINERS), ONE HUNDRED
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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