senate Bill S7186A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Provides that authorities having control of a fire department or fire company which provides emergency medical services may establish fees and charges for services

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 07, 2022 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 20, 2022 advanced to third reading
Jan 19, 2022 2nd report cal.
Jan 18, 2022 1st report cal.225
Jan 10, 2022 print number 7186a
Jan 10, 2022 amend and recommit to local government
Jan 05, 2022 referred to local government
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 08, 2021 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 07, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.1609
Jun 04, 2021 referred to rules

Votes

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Jan 18, 2022 - Local Government committee Vote

S7186
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committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 18, 2022

Jun 7, 2021 - Rules committee Vote

S7186
21
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committee
21
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S7186 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A534
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§209-b & 122-b, Gen Muni L; amd §184, Town L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A4310
2011-2012: A7291
2013-2014: A4113
2015-2016: A3721
2017-2018: A3100, A7717
2019-2020: A1778

S7186 - Summary

Provides that authorities having control of a fire department or fire company which provides emergency medical services may establish fees and charges for services.

S7186 - Sponsor Memo

S7186 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7186
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 4, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  BROOKS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the town law, in  relation
   to authorizing fees and charges for emergency medical services
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 209-b  of  the  general  municipal
 law,  as  amended by chapter 476 of the laws of 2018, is amended to read
 as follows:
   4. Fees and charges [prohibited] AUTHORIZED.  [Emergency] (A)  SUBJECT
 TO  THE  RESTRICTIONS  SET  FORTH  IN PARAGRAPH (D) OF THIS SUBDIVISION,
 EMERGENCY and general ambulance  service,  INCLUDING  EMERGENCY  MEDICAL
 SERVICE  AS  DEFINED  IN SECTION THREE THOUSAND ONE OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH
 LAW, authorized pursuant to this section [shall] MAY be furnished  with-
 out  cost  to the person served; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT THE AUTHORITIES
 HAVING CONTROL OF A FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPANY THAT HAVE AUTHORIZED
 SUCH FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPANY TO PROVIDE SUCH SERVICE OR SERVICES
 MAY FIX A SCHEDULE OF FEES OR CHARGES TO BE PAID BY  PERSONS  REQUESTING
 SUCH  SERVICE  OR  SERVICES.  THE  AUTHORITIES  HAVING CONTROL OF A FIRE
 DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPANY MAY PROVIDE FOR THE COLLECTION  OF  FEES  AND
 CHARGES OR MAY FORMULATE RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR THE COLLECTION THERE-
 OF  BY  THE  FIRE  DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPANY. WHEN FEES AND CHARGES ARE
 AUTHORIZED PURSUANT TO THIS SUBDIVISION, THE FEES AND CHARGES  COLLECTED
 SHALL  BE  DISBURSED  IN ACCORDANCE WITH A WRITTEN CONTRACT ENTERED INTO
 BETWEEN THE AUTHORITY HAVING CONTROL OF A FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPA-
 NY AND THE FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPANY ITSELF.   The  acceptance  by
 any  firefighter  of  any personal remuneration or gratuity, directly or
 indirectly, from a person served shall be a ground for his or her expul-
 sion or suspension as a member of the fire department or fire company.
   (B) NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF PARAGRAPH (A) OF  THIS  SUBDIVI-
 SION,  A BASIC LIFE SUPPORT SERVICE WHICH ESTABLISHES A SCHEDULE OF FEES
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

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S7186A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A534
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§209-b & 122-b, Gen Muni L; amd §184, Town L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A4310
2011-2012: A7291
2013-2014: A4113
2015-2016: A3721
2017-2018: A3100, A7717
2019-2020: A1778

S7186A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that authorities having control of a fire department or fire company which provides emergency medical services may establish fees and charges for services.

S7186A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7186A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7186--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 4, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sens. BROOKS, RATH, STEC -- read twice and ordered print-
   ed, and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Rules  --
   recommitted  to  the  Committee on Local Government in accordance with
   Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

 AN  ACT to amend the general municipal law and the town law, in relation
   to authorizing fees and charges for emergency medical services
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  4  of section 209-b of the general municipal
 law, as amended by chapter 476 of the laws of 2018, is amended  to  read
 as follows:
   4.  Fees and charges [prohibited] AUTHORIZED.  [Emergency] (A) SUBJECT
 TO THE RESTRICTIONS SET FORTH IN  PARAGRAPH  (D)  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION,
 EMERGENCY  and  general  ambulance  service, INCLUDING EMERGENCY MEDICAL
 SERVICE AS DEFINED IN SECTION THREE THOUSAND ONE OF  THE  PUBLIC  HEALTH
 LAW,  authorized pursuant to this section [shall] MAY be furnished with-
 out cost to the person served; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT  THE  AUTHORITIES
 HAVING CONTROL OF A FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPANY THAT HAVE AUTHORIZED
 SUCH FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPANY TO PROVIDE SUCH SERVICE OR SERVICES
 MAY  FIX  A SCHEDULE OF FEES OR CHARGES TO BE PAID BY PERSONS REQUESTING
 SUCH SERVICE OR SERVICES. THE  AUTHORITIES  HAVING  CONTROL  OF  A  FIRE
 DEPARTMENT  OR  FIRE  COMPANY MAY PROVIDE FOR THE COLLECTION OF FEES AND
 CHARGES OR MAY FORMULATE RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR THE COLLECTION THERE-
 OF BY THE FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPANY. WHEN  FEES  AND  CHARGES  ARE
 AUTHORIZED  PURSUANT TO THIS SUBDIVISION, THE FEES AND CHARGES COLLECTED
 SHALL BE DISBURSED IN ACCORDANCE WITH A WRITTEN  CONTRACT  ENTERED  INTO
 BETWEEN THE AUTHORITY HAVING CONTROL OF A FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPA-
 NY  AND  THE  FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIRE COMPANY ITSELF.  The acceptance by
 any firefighter of any personal remuneration or  gratuity,  directly  or
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD03579-10-2
 S. 7186--A                          2

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