senate Bill S1066A

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Relates to providing protections to health service providers who perform legally protected health activities

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (8)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 24, 2023 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 23, 2023 ordered to third reading cal.154
Jan 17, 2023 reported and committed to rules
Jan 12, 2023 print number 1066a
Jan 12, 2023 amend and recommit to health
Jan 09, 2023 referred to health

Votes

view votes

Jan 23, 2023 - Rules committee Vote

S1066A
15
4
committee
15
Aye
4
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show Rules committee vote details

Jan 17, 2023 - Health committee Vote

S1066A
9
4
committee
9
Aye
4
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show Health committee vote details

Health Committee Vote: Jan 17, 2023

aye wr (2)

Co-Sponsors

view additional co-sponsors

S1066 - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§570.17 & 140.10, CP L; ren §837-w to be §837-x, amd §837-x, Exec L; amd §§3119 & 3102, add §4550, CPLR; amd §§3436-a, 3221, 4303 & 3216, Ins L; amd §6531-b, Ed L

S1066 - Summary

Provides certain legal protections for reproductive health service providers who provide legally protected health activities including protection from extradition, arrest and legal proceedings in other states relating to such services; restricts the use of evidence relating to the involvement of a party in providing legally protected health activity to persons located out-of-state.

S1066 - Sponsor Memo

S1066 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1066
 
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 9, 2023
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  MAYER  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, the executive law, the civil
   practice law and rules, the insurance law and the  education  law,  in
   relation to legally protected health activity providers

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 570.17 of the criminal procedure law, as  added  by
 chapter 219 of the laws of 2022, is amended to read as follows:
 § 570.17 Extradition  [of  abortion  providers]  FOR  LEGALLY  PROTECTED
            HEALTH ACTIVITY.
   [No] 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS  SHALL  HAVE
 THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   (A)   "REPRODUCTIVE  HEALTH  SERVICES"  SHALL  MEAN  AND  INCLUDE  ALL
 SERVICES, CARE, OR PRODUCTS OF A MEDICAL, SURGICAL, PSYCHIATRIC,  THERA-
 PEUTIC,  DIAGNOSTIC,  MENTAL  HEALTH,  BEHAVIORAL  HEALTH, PREVENTATIVE,
 REHABILITATIVE,  SUPPORTIVE,  CONSULTATIVE,  REFERRAL,  PRESCRIBING,  OR
 DISPENSING  NATURE RELATING TO THE HUMAN REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM PROVIDED IN
 ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONSTITUTION AND THE LAWS  OF  THIS  STATE,  WHETHER
 PROVIDED  IN  PERSON  OR  BY MEANS OF TELEHEALTH OR TELEHEALTH SERVICES,
 WHICH INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, ALL SERVICES, CARE  AND  PRODUCTS
 RELATING TO PREGNANCY, ASSISTED REPRODUCTION, CONTRACEPTION, MISCARRIAGE
 MANAGEMENT  OR  THE  TERMINATION OF A PREGNANCY, AND SELF-MANAGED TERMI-
 NATIONS.
   (B) "LEGALLY PROTECTED HEALTH ACTIVITY" SHALL  MEAN  AND  INCLUDE  THE
 FOLLOWING  ACTS AND OMISSIONS BY PROVIDERS AND FACILITATORS OF REPRODUC-
 TIVE HEALTH SERVICES, TO THE EXTENT THEY ARE NOT  IN  VIOLATION  OF  THE
 CONSTITUTION  OR  THE LAWS OF THIS STATE, PROVIDED THAT SUCH PROVIDER IS
 PHYSICALLY PRESENT IN THE STATE:
   (I) THE EXERCISE OR ATTEMPTED EXERCISE BY  ANY  PERSON  OF  RIGHTS  TO
 REPRODUCTIVE  HEALTH  SERVICES AS SECURED BY THE CONSTITUTION OR LAWS OF
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04071-01-3

Co-Sponsors

view additional co-sponsors

S1066A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§570.17 & 140.10, CP L; ren §837-w to be §837-x, amd §837-x, Exec L; amd §§3119 & 3102, add §4550, CPLR; amd §§3436-a, 3221, 4303 & 3216, Ins L; amd §6531-b, Ed L

S1066A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides certain legal protections for reproductive health service providers who provide legally protected health activities including protection from extradition, arrest and legal proceedings in other states relating to such services; restricts the use of evidence relating to the involvement of a party in providing legally protected health activity to persons located out-of-state.

S1066A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1066A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  1066--A
 
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 9, 2023
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  MAYER,  FERNANDEZ,  GIANARIS, GOUNARDES, KRUEGER,
   SEPULVEDA, STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when print-
   ed to be committed to the Committee on Health -- committee discharged,
   bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
   committee

 AN ACT to amend the criminal procedure law, the executive law, the civil
   practice  law  and  rules, the insurance law and the education law, in
   relation to legally protected health activity providers
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Section 570.17 of the criminal procedure law, as added by
 chapter 219 of the laws of 2022, is amended to read as follows:
 § 570.17 Extradition  [of  abortion  providers]  FOR  LEGALLY  PROTECTED
            HEALTH ACTIVITY.
   [No]  1.  FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE
 THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   (A)  "REPRODUCTIVE  HEALTH  SERVICES"  SHALL  MEAN  AND  INCLUDE   ALL
 SERVICES,  CARE, OR PRODUCTS OF A MEDICAL, SURGICAL, PSYCHIATRIC, THERA-
 PEUTIC, DIAGNOSTIC,  MENTAL  HEALTH,  BEHAVIORAL  HEALTH,  PREVENTATIVE,
 REHABILITATIVE,  SUPPORTIVE,  CONSULTATIVE,  REFERRAL,  PRESCRIBING,  OR
 DISPENSING NATURE RELATING TO THE HUMAN REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM PROVIDED  IN
 ACCORDANCE  WITH  THE  CONSTITUTION  AND THE LAWS OF THIS STATE, WHETHER
 PROVIDED IN PERSON OR BY MEANS OF  TELEHEALTH  OR  TELEHEALTH  SERVICES,
 WHICH  INCLUDES,  BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, ALL SERVICES, CARE AND PRODUCTS
 RELATING TO PREGNANCY, ASSISTED REPRODUCTION, CONTRACEPTION, MISCARRIAGE
 MANAGEMENT OR THE TERMINATION OF A PREGNANCY,  AND  SELF-MANAGED  TERMI-
 NATIONS.
   (B)  "LEGALLY  PROTECTED  HEALTH  ACTIVITY" SHALL MEAN AND INCLUDE THE
 FOLLOWING ACTS AND OMISSIONS BY PROVIDERS AND FACILITATORS OF  REPRODUC-
 TIVE  HEALTH  SERVICES,  TO  THE EXTENT THEY ARE NOT IN VIOLATION OF THE
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04071-02-3
 S. 1066--A                          2

Comments

Open Legislation is a forum for New York State legislation. All comments are subject to review and community moderation is encouraged.

Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity, hate or toxic speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Attempts to intimidate and silence contributors or deliberately deceive the public, including excessive or extraneous posting/posts, or coordinated activity, are prohibited and may result in the temporary or permanent banning of the user. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday. By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.