Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2024
referred to finance
|Jan 24, 2023
referred to finance
Senate Bill S2667
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S2667 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S2667 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2667 SPONSOR: COMRIE PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: Establishes the reasonable charge for electronic copies of medical records and patient information. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Both section 1 and 2, as amended by chapter 576 of the laws of 1998, is amended to add that the reasonable charge for copies provided in an electronic format shall be the lesser of either seventy-five cents per page or a total of one hundred dollars. JUSTIFICATION: In today's technology, we are still required to pay health care provid- ers per page printed of medical records, costing from hundreds to several thousand dollars, when these records are simply copied onto a CD and sent to the patient to be printed on their own. Therefore, the fees imposed when a patient requests an electronic version of their medical
2023-S2667 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2667 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 24, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to requiring certain employees of charitable organizations to complete a course of instruc- tion in the law and ethics of fundraising THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 171-a of the executive law is amended by adding a new subdivision 13 to read as follows: 13. "ACCEPTABLE COURSE." ANY CLASSROOM TRAINING OR DISTANCE LEARNING COURSE OF INSTRUCTION APPROVED BY THE ATTORNEY GENERAL, IN RELATION TO THE LAW AND ETHICS OF FUNDRAISING AND PHILANTHROPY IN A MANNER THAT SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, PROHIBITED ACTIVITIES PURSUANT TO SECTION ONE HUNDRED SEVENTY-TWO OF THIS ARTICLE, SUCH AS FALSE STATE- MENTS, FRAUDULENT OR ILLEGAL ACTS, FALSE ADVERTISING, FALSE SOLICITA- TION, AND ILLEGAL CONTRACTING. UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES STATEWIDE, AND PROFESSIONAL TRADE ASSOCIATIONS THAT ESTABLISH PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS AND PROVIDE TRAINING AND RESOURCES FOR INDIVIDUALS ENGAGING IN PROFES- SIONAL FUNDRAISING, MAY OFFER AN ACCEPTABLE COURSE AND SHALL PROVIDE DOCUMENTATION OF COMPLETION TO THOSE WHO COMPLETE THE COURSE. § 2. Section 172 of the executive law is amended by adding a new subdivision 4-a to read as follows: 4-A. ANY CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION, INCLUDING ANY CHARITABLE ORGANIZA- TION REQUIRED TO BE REGISTERED PURSUANT TO ARTICLE EIGHT OF THE ESTATES, POWERS AND TRUSTS LAW, REQUIRED TO REGISTER PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION, AND SEVENTY-FIVE PERCENT OF WHOSE EMPLOYEES ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE HIRING, TRAINING, OR SUPERVISION OF EMPLOYEES ENGAGED IN THE FUNDRAISING ACTIVITIES OF THE ORGANIZATION, GROUP ASSOCIATION, PARTNERSHIP OR CORPO- RATION, SHALL REQUIRE ANY INDIVIDUAL OR INDIVIDUALS UNDER WHICH IT INTENDS TO SOLICIT CONTRIBUTIONS NAMED IN ACCORDANCE WITH PARAGRAPH (A) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION TO COMPLETE AN ACCEPTABLE COURSE OF EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04461-01-3
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