senate Bill S1324

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Relates to definitions of certain terms relating to the NYS medical indemnity fund; relates to the effectiveness of certain provisions relating to the NYS medical indemnity fund

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 25, 2023 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 17, 2023 ordered to third reading cal.92
Jan 11, 2023 referred to rules

S1324 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2999-h, rpld §2999-k, Pub Health L; amd §5, Chap 517 of 2016 (as proposed in S.8591-A & A.6442-C)

S1324 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to definitions of certain terms relating to the NYS medical indemnity fund; repeals certain provisions relating to claims for qualifying health care costs under the NYS medical indemnity fund; and relates to the effectiveness of certain provisions relating to the NYS medical indemnity fund.

S1324 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1324 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1324
 
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 11, 2023
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- 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  definitions  of
   certain  terms  relating to the New York state medical indemnity fund;
   to repeal section 2999-k of the public health law, relating to  claims
   for  qualifying  health  care  costs  under the New York state medical
   indemnity fund; and to amend chapter 517 of the laws of 2016, amending
   the public health law relating to payments from  the  New  York  state
   medical indemnity fund, in relation to the effectiveness thereof
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 2999-h of the public health law, as  amended  by  a
 chapter  of  the laws of 2022 amending the public health law relating to
 qualifying health care costs under the New York state medical  indemnity
 fund  and  amending  chapter 517 of the laws of 2016 amending the public
 health law relating to payments from the New York state  medical  indem-
 nity fund relating to the effectiveness thereof, as proposed in legisla-
 tive  bills  numbers  S.    8591-A  and A. 6442-C, is amended to read as
 follows:
   § 2999-h. Definitions. As used in this title, unless  the  context  or
 subject matter requires otherwise:
   1.  ["Activities of daily living" means basic personal everyday activ-
 ities, including, but not limited to, tasks such as  eating,  toileting,
 grooming, dressing, bathing, and transferring.
   2.]  "Birth-related  neurological injury" means an injury to the brain
 or spinal cord of a live infant caused by the deprivation of  oxygen  or
 mechanical injury occurring in the course of labor, delivery or resusci-
 tation,  or  by  other  medical services provided or not provided during
 delivery admission, that  rendered  the  infant  with  a  permanent  and
 substantial  motor impairment or with a developmental disability as that

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04302-01-3
 S. 1324                             2

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