|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Aug 17, 2022||referred to rules|
senate Bill S9532
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S9532 (ACTIVE) - Details
S9532 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S9532 SPONSOR: WEIK TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to requiring tele- phones capable of making local and long-distance telephone calls be in every nursing home patient's room PURPOSE: To require telephones capable of making local and long-distance tele- phone calls be in every nursing home patient's room depending on their mobility SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 2803-c of the Public Health Law is amended by adding a new paragraph s. Section 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after it shall have become a law.
S9532 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 9532 I N S E N A T E August 17, 2022 ___________ Introduced by Sen. WEIK -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to requiring tele- phones capable of making local and long-distance telephone calls be in every nursing home patient's room THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 2803-c of the public health law is amended by adding a new paragraph s to read as follows: S. SUBJECT TO REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE COMMISSIONER, EVERY PATIENT SHALL HAVE THE RIGHT TO A TELEPHONE CAPABLE OF MAKING LOCAL AND LONG-DISTANCE TELEPHONE CALLS AT SUCH PATIENT'S BEDSIDE OR IN SUCH PATIENT'S ROOM DEPENDING UPON THE MOBILITY OF THE PATIENT. § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after it shall have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amend- ment and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implemen- tation of this act on its effective date are authorized to be made and completed on or before such effective date. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD16176-01-2
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