Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 25, 2023||
reported referred to ways and means
|Jan 13, 2023||
referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
Assembly Bill A1055
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-A1055 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-A1055 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1055 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 13, 2023 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. L. ROSENTHAL -- read once and referred to the Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to the availability of buprenorphine in opioid treatment programs THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The mental hygiene law is amended by adding a new section 32.12 to read as follows: § 32.12 AVAILABILITY OF BUPRENORPHINE. EVERY FACILITY LICENSED OR AUTHORIZED TO PROVIDE SERVICES FOR SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS RELATED TO OPIOIDS THAT EMPLOYS A QUALIFIED PRACTITIONER, AS DETERMINED BY FEDERAL LAW, SHALL ENSURE AT LEAST ONE PRACTITIONER IN THE FACILITY HAS RECEIVED AN APPROPRIATE WAIVER AND/OR HAS COMPLETED REQUIRED TRAINING TO ADMINISTER OR PRESCRIBE BUPRENORPHINE TO INDIVIDUALS IN THEIR CARE WITH A SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER WHERE SUCH DRUG IS DETERMINED APPROPRIATE FOR THEIR TREATMENT. § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth 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. LBD00691-01-3
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