senate Bill S9364

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Enacts Paige's law

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee


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May 20, 2022 referred to health

S9364 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2500-a & 206, add §§2500-l & 3055, Pub Health L; add §§3001-e & 924, Ed L; amd §840, add §214-h, Exec L

S9364 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts Paige's law to provide education and awareness regarding brain arteriovenous malformation and brain aneurysms, as well as information on being a potential carrier of hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, thoracic aortic aneurysms, Marfan syndrome and related disorders and genetic testing for such conditions and disorders.

S9364 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9364 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9364
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 20, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. MATTERA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law, the education law and the  execu-
   tive law, in relation to enacting Paige's law
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
 "Paige's law".
   §  2.  Subdivision  one of section 2500-a of the public health law, as
 amended by chapter 730 of the laws of 2021, is amended by adding  a  new
 paragraph (k) to read as follows:
   (K)  HEREDITARY  HEMORRHAGIC  TELANGIECTASIA AND THORACIC AORTIC ANEU-
 RYSMS AND DISSECTIONS  THROUGH  GENE  SEQUENCING,  MARFAN  SYNDROME  AND
 RELATED DISORDERS.
   §  3.  The public health law is amended by adding a new section 2500-l
 to read as follows:
   § 2500-L. HEREDITARY HEMORRHAGIC TELANGIECTASIA, THORACIC AORTIC ANEU-
 RYSMS, MARFAN SYNDROME AND RELATED DISORDERS PRENATAL  SCREENING  AWARE-
 NESS.  1.  AS  USED  IN THIS SECTION, "HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONER" MEANS A
 MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL THAT PROVIDES PRENATAL CARE.
   2. A HEALTH CARE  PRACTITIONER  CARING  FOR  A  PREGNANT  WOMAN  SHALL
 PROVIDE  TO  SUCH  WOMAN MATERIALS PROMULGATED BY THE COMMISSIONER WHICH
 INCLUDE INFORMATION ON BEING A POTENTIAL CARRIER  OF  HEREDITARY  HEMOR-
 RHAGIC  TELANGIECTASIA,  THORACIC  AORTIC ANEURYSMS, MARFAN SYNDROME AND
 RELATED DISORDERS AND THE AVAILABILITY AND OPTIONS FOR PRENATAL  SCREEN-
 ING FOR SUCH CONDITIONS AND DISORDERS.
   §  4.  The  education law is amended by adding a new section 3001-e to
 read as follows:
   § 3001-E. BRAIN ARTERIOVENOUS MALFORMATION, BRAIN ANEURYSM AND  STROKE
 AWARENESS AND RESPONSE TRAINING. 1. (A) TEACHERS SHALL ANNUALLY COMPLETE
 A  COURSE  OR  TRAINING IN THE IDENTIFICATION OF AND RESPONSE TO A PUPIL
 EXPERIENCING A  BRAIN  ARTERIOVENOUS  MALFORMATION,  BRAIN  ANEURYSM  OR
 STROKE.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD15690-01-2

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