|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Oct 07, 2021||signed chap.434|
|Oct 06, 2021||delivered to governor|
|Jun 07, 2021||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.405
substituted for a128
|May 19, 2021||referred to alcoholism and drug abuse|
delivered to assembly
|May 12, 2021||advanced to third reading|
|May 11, 2021||2nd report cal.|
|May 10, 2021||1st report cal.937|
|Mar 31, 2021||referred to alcoholism and substance abuse|
senate Bill S6044Signed By Governor
Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S6044 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6044 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6044 SPONSOR: HARCKHAM TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to requiring the office of addiction services and supports to maintain an online directo- ry of distributors of opioid antagonists PURPOSE: This bill establishes an online directory for distributors of opioid antagonists. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one amends section 19.09 of the mental hygiene law by adding new subdivision k. Section two sets forth the effective date.
S6044 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6044 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 31, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. HARCKHAM -- 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 maintain an online direc- tory of distributors of opioid antagonists THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 19.09 of the mental hygiene law is amended by adding a new subdivision (l) to read as follows: (L)(1) THE OFFICE, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, SHALL MAINTAIN ON ITS WEBSITE A PUBLICLY AVAILABLE DIRECTORY OF ALL DISTRIBUTORS OF OPIOID ANTAGONISTS TO THE PUBLIC, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PHARMACIES, PREVENTION PROGRAMS AND NOT-FOR-PROFITS. AS USED IN THIS SUBDIVISION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEAN- INGS: (I) "OPIOID" MEANS AN OPIATE AS DEFINED IN SECTION THIRTY-THREE HUNDRED TWO OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW. (II) "OPIOID ANTAGONIST" MEANS A FEDERAL FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRA- TION-APPROVED DRUG THAT, WHEN ADMINISTERED, NEGATES OR NEUTRALIZES IN WHOLE OR IN PART THE PHARMACOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF AN OPIOID IN THE BODY. THE OPIOID ANTAGONIST SHALL BE LIMITED TO NALOXONE OR OTHER MEDICATIONS APPROVED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH FOR THIS PURPOSE. (2) THE DIRECTORY REQUIRED BY THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL INCLUDE AND BE SEARCHABLE BY THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION: (I) ADDRESSES OF EACH DISTRIBUTOR OF OPIOID ANTAGONISTS; (II) CONTACT INFORMATION, SUCH AS PHONE NUMBERS OR EMAIL ADDRESSES, FOR EACH DISTRIBUTOR; (III) SERVICES OFFERED BY EACH DISTRIBUTOR AT EACH LOCATION IF MORE THAN ONE, AS WELL AS INFORMATION PROVIDING WHICH OPIOID ANTAGONISTS ARE CURRENTLY AVAILABLE AT EACH DISTRIBUTOR; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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