Senate Bill S6800

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Relates to supervision by certain nurse practitioners; makes certain provisions permanent relating to nurse practitioners

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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

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2023-S6800 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6445
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6902, Ed L; amd Part C §8, Chap 57 of 2022

2023-S6800 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to supervision by certain nurse practitioners; makes certain provisions permanent relating to nurse practitioners.

2023-S6800 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2023-S6800 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                             
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6800
 
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 10, 2023
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  RIVERA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education
 
 AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to supervision by certain
   nurse practitioners; and to amend part C of chapter 57 of the laws  of
   2022  amending the education law relating to modernizing nurse practi-
   tioners, in relation to making certain provisions permanent
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subparagraph  (i)  of  paragraph  (a) of subdivision 3 of
 section 6902 of the education law, as amended by section 2 of part D  of
 chapter 56 of the laws of 2014, is amended to read as follows:
   (i) The practice of registered professional nursing by a nurse practi-
 tioner,  certified  under  section six thousand nine hundred ten of this
 article, may include the diagnosis of illness  and  physical  conditions
 and  the  performance  of  therapeutic  and corrective measures within a
 specialty area of practice, in collaboration with a  licensed  physician
 OR  NURSE  PRACTITIONER  PRACTICING  PURSUANT  TO  PARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS
 SUBDIVISION,  qualified  to  collaborate  in  the  specialty   involved,
 provided  such services are performed in accordance with a written prac-
 tice agreement and written practice protocols  except  as  permitted  by
 paragraph  (b) of this subdivision. The written practice agreement shall
 include explicit provisions  for  the  resolution  of  any  disagreement
 between the collaborating physician and the nurse practitioner regarding
 a  matter of diagnosis or treatment that is within the scope of practice
 of both. To the extent the practice agreement does not so provide,  then
 the collaborating physician's diagnosis or treatment shall prevail.
   §  2.  Section 8 of part C of chapter 57 of the laws of 2022, amending
 the education  law  relating  to  modernizing  nurse  practitioners,  is
 amended to read as follows:
   §  8.  This  act  shall take effect immediately and shall be deemed to
 have been in full force and effect on and after April 1, 2022; provided,
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD10593-01-3
              

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