senate Bill S7320

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the definition of administration with respect to immunization to prevent COVID-19 for children between the ages of two and eighteen years of age

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Aug 09, 2021 referred to rules

S7320 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6802, Ed L

S7320 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the definition of administration with respect to immunization to prevent COVID-19 for children between the ages of two and eighteen years of age.

S7320 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7320 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7320
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              August 9, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the education law, in  relation  to  the  definition  of
   "administration"  with respect to immunization to prevent COVID-19 for
   children between the ages of two and eighteen years of age

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph b of subdivision 22 of section 6802 of the educa-
 tion  law,  as amended by chapter 110 of the laws of 2020, is amended to
 read as follows:
   b. the direct application of an immunizing agent to  children  between
 the  ages of two and eighteen years of age, whether by injection, inges-
 tion, inhalation or any other means,  pursuant  to  a  patient  specific
 order  or non-patient specific regimen prescribed or ordered by a physi-
 cian or certified nurse practitioner, who has a  practice  site  in  the
 county  or  adjoining  county in which the immunization is administered,
 for immunization to prevent influenza [and],  medications  required  for
 emergency treatment of anaphylaxis resulting from such immunization, AND
 FOR  IMMUNIZATION  TO  PREVENT COVID-19 FOR CHILDREN BETWEEN THE AGES OF
 TWO AND EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE, AS AUTHORIZED BY THE UNITED  STATES  FOOD
 AND  DRUG  ADMINISTRATION  OR  RECOMMENDED  BY THE ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON
 IMMUNIZATION  PRACTICES  OF  THE  CENTERS  FOR   DISEASE   CONTROL   AND
 PREVENTION.  If  the  commissioner of health determines that there is an
 outbreak of influenza, or that  there  is  the  imminent  threat  of  an
 outbreak  of influenza, then the commissioner of health may issue a non-
 patient specific regimen applicable statewide.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately; provided that the  amend-
 ments  to paragraph b of subdivision 22 of section 6802 of the education
 law made by section one of this act shall not affect the expiration  and
 repeal  of  such  subdivision  and  shall be deemed expired and repealed
 therewith.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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