assembly Bill A9472

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Regulates the establishment and location of methadone treatment centers

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Mar 09, 2016 referred to mental health

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A9472 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6589
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Add §22.13, Ment Hyg L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A5225
2011-2012: A9145

A9472 - Summary

Regulates the establishment and location of a methadone treatment center by prohibiting its establishment or continued operation within five hundred feet of an educational institution at the secondary level or below, day care center, park, church, synagogue or other place of worship unless located within a hospital.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9472

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 9, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  HARRIS,  TITONE,  RODRIGUEZ -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Mental Health

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to the  location  of
  methadone treatment centers

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1.  The mental hygiene law is amended by adding a new  section
22.13 to read as follows:
S 22.13  LOCATION OF METHADONE TREATMENT CENTERS.
  (A)    IN  ADDITION TO ANY OTHER REQUIREMENTS OF THIS CHAPTER OR OTHER
PROVISION OF LAW, RULE OR  REGULATION,  NO  METHADONE  TREATMENT  CENTER
SHALL  BE  ESTABLISHED, APPROVED, MAINTAINED OR CONTINUED WHICH SHALL BE
WITHIN A RADIUS OF FIVE HUNDRED FEET OF A BUILDING OCCUPIED AS A  PUBLIC
OR  PRIVATE  EDUCATIONAL  INSTITUTION  AT  THE SECONDARY LEVEL OR BELOW,
DAY-CARE CENTER, PARK, CHURCH,  SYNAGOGUE  OR  OTHER  PLACE  OF  WORSHIP
UNLESS  LOCATED  IN  A  HOSPITAL;  THE  MEASUREMENTS  TO  DETERMINE SUCH
DISTANCE SHALL BE TAKEN IN A STRAIGHT LINE FROM THE CENTER OF THE  NEAR-
EST ENTRANCE OF SUCH PUBLIC OR PRIVATE EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION, DAY-CARE
CENTER, CHURCH, SYNAGOGUE OR OTHER PLACE OF WORSHIP TO THE CENTER OF THE
NEAREST ENTRANCE OF SUCH METHADONE TREATMENT CENTER.
  (B)    WITHIN  THE  CONTEXT OF THIS SECTION, THE WORD "ENTRANCE" SHALL
MEAN A DOOR OF  A  PUBLIC  OR  PRIVATE  EDUCATIONAL  INSTITUTION,  OF  A
DAY-CARE  CENTER,  OF A HOUSE OF WORSHIP, OR OF SUCH METHADONE TREATMENT
CENTER REGULARLY USED TO GIVE INGRESS TO STUDENTS, TO  THE  PARENTS  AND
CHILDREN  OF  THE  DAY-CARE  CENTER, TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC ATTENDING THE
PLACE OF WORSHIP, AND TO ANY DRUG DEPENDENT  PERSONS  BEING  TREATED  AT
SUCH METHADONE TREATMENT CENTER;  EXCEPT THAT, WHERE A PUBLIC OR PRIVATE
EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION, DAY-CARE CENTER OR HOUSE OF WORSHIP IS SET BACK
FROM  A  PUBLIC  THOROUGHFARE, THE WALKWAY OR STAIRS LEADING TO ANY SUCH
DOOR SHALL BE DEEMED AN ENTRANCE AND THE MEASUREMENT SHALL BE  TAKEN  TO
THE  CENTER  OF  THE  WALKWAY  OR STAIRS AT THE POINT WHERE IT MEETS THE
BUILDING LINE OR PUBLIC THOROUGHFARE.   A DOOR  WHICH  HAS  NO  EXTERIOR
HARDWARE,  OR  WHICH  IS USED SOLELY AS AN EMERGENCY OR FIRE EXIT OR FOR
MAINTENANCE PURPOSES, OR WHICH LEADS DIRECTLY TO A PART  OF  A  BUILDING

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

assembly Bill A9474

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Requires applicants for licenses as real estate brokers and real estate salesmen and for renewals thereof to complete instruction in the law of agency

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor
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Sep 09, 2016 signed chap.320
Sep 06, 2016 delivered to governor
May 18, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.617
substituted for a9474
May 18, 2016 substituted by s7248
May 12, 2016 advanced to third reading cal.617
May 10, 2016 reported
Mar 09, 2016 referred to judiciary

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A9474 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7248
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §441, RP L

A9474 - Summary

Requires applicants for licenses and for renewals thereof as real estate brokers and real estate salesmen to complete instruction in the law of agency.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9474

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 9, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  WEINSTEIN  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the real property law, in relation  to  requiring  three
  hours  of  agency related coursework as a requirement for renewal of a
  real estate license

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Paragraph (a) of subdivision 3 of section 441 of the real
property law, as amended by section 1 of part D of chapter  328  of  the
laws of 2014, is amended to read as follows:
  (a) No renewal license shall be issued any licensee under this article
for any license period commencing November first, nineteen hundred nine-
ty-five unless such licensee shall have within the two year period imme-
diately preceding such renewal attended at least twenty-two and one-half
hours which shall include at least three hours of instruction pertaining
to  fair  housing  and/or  discrimination  in the sale or rental of real
property or an interest in real property, AT LEAST ONE HOUR OF  INSTRUC-
TION  PERTAINING  TO THE LAW OF AGENCY EXCEPT IN THE CASE OF THE INITIAL
TWO-YEAR LICENSING TERM FOR REAL ESTATE SALESPERSONS, TWO HOURS OF AGEN-
CY RELATED INSTRUCTION MUST BE COMPLETED, and successfully  completed  a
continuing  education  real  estate  course  or  courses approved by the
secretary of state as to method, content and supervision, which approval
may be withdrawn if in the opinion of the secretary of state such course
or courses are not being conducted properly as to  method,  content  and
supervision.  For those individuals licensed pursuant to subdivision six
of section four hundred forty-two-g of this article, in the individual's
initial license term, at least eleven hours of the  required  twenty-two
and one-half hours of continuing education shall be completed during the
first year of the term. Of those eleven hours, three hours shall pertain
to  applicable  New  York  state  statutes and regulations governing the
practice of real estate brokers and salespersons. To  establish  compli-
ance with the continuing education requirements imposed by this section,
licensees  shall  provide  an  affidavit,  in  a  form acceptable to the
department of state, establishing the nature of the continuing education

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.