1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Public Health
  4. Article 27-H: The Tick-borne Disease Institute

Section 2798 Powers and duties

Public Health (PBH)

The tick-borne disease institute established by section twenty-seven hundred ninety-seven of this article shall have the following powers and duties:

  1. to develop and promote investigations into the cause, prevention, detection, spread, methods of treatment, and cure of tick-borne diseases; and

  2. to develop and promote an outreach campaign directed toward targeted high-risk populations to provide coordinated information regarding the cause, prevention, detection, and treatment of tick-borne disease.