senate Bill S7817

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to a study of the delivery of medical care in response to the COVID-19 pandemic

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 24, 2022 signed chap.122
delivered to governor
Jan 31, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.335
substituted for a8774
Jan 25, 2022 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 18, 2022 ordered to third reading cal.181
Jan 12, 2022 referred to rules

S7817 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8774
Law Section:
Health, Commissioner of
Laws Affected:
Amd §1, Chap of 2021 (as proposed in S.6375 & A.5713)

S7817 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to a study of the delivery of medical care in this state in response to the COVID-19 pandemic including health care facilities licensed under article 28 of the public health law; changes the reporting date to the governor and the legislature to two years after the study shall have become law.

S7817 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7817 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7817
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 12, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend a chapter of the laws of 2021 relating to directing  the
   commissioner of health to conduct a study of the delivery of ambulato-
   ry  and  other  medical  care in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, in
   relation to healthcare facilities to be studied and the delivery of  a
   report
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 1 of a chapter of the  laws  of  2021  relating  to
 directing  the commissioner of health to conduct a study of the delivery
 of ambulatory and other medical care in response to the COVID-19 pandem-
 ic, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S. 6375  and  A.  5713,  is
 amended to read as follows:
   Section  1. a. The commissioner of health shall conduct a study of the
 delivery of primary care, urgent  care,  and  commonly  used  ambulatory
 health care services in this state in response to the COVID-19 pandemic,
 including  the  current  situation  and  expected trends for the future.
 Entities to be studied  shall include [clinics operating within or spon-
 sored by pharmacies and other retail businesses (retail clinics),  ambu-
 latory  health  care offices open for extended hours without an appoint-
 ment (urgent care centers), and major ambulatory health care   practices
 (whether  in  one  location  or  multiple  locations)  whose health care
 professionals are linked directly or indirectly in an economic relation-
 ship,] THE FOLLOWING TYPES OF  HEALTH  CARE  FACILITIES  LICENSED  UNDER
 ARTICLE  TWENTY-EIGHT  OF  THE  PUBLIC  HEALTH  LAW: federally qualified
 health centers, community health centers,  general  hospital  ambulatory
 care  clinics,  and  other  [ambulatory  care]  DIAGNOSTIC AND TREATMENT
 centers.  Entities to be studied shall not  include  ambulatory  surgery
 centers or office-based surgery practices.
   b.    The study shall examine the impact of the respective entities on
 the delivery, quality, accessibility, and cost of ambulatory health care
 in this state.  The commissioner shall make recommendations  to  improve
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD06194-03-2

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