NY A06147 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 28 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-28 - referred to health
Pending: Assembly Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Relates to increasing civil penalties for violations of health laws or regulations from $2,000 to $10,000, $5,000 to $25,000 for a subsequent violation if the person committed the same violation, with respect to the same or any other person or persons, within twelve months of the initial violation for which a penalty was assessed and $10,000 to $50,000 if the violation directly results in serious physical harm to any patient or patients; makes such provisions permanent.

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Title

Relates to increasing civil penalties for violations of health laws or regulations from $2,000 to $10,000, $5,000 to $25,000 for a subsequent violation if the person committed the same violation, with respect to the same or any other person or persons, within twelve months of the initial violation for which a penalty was assessed and $10,000 to $50,000 if the violation directly results in serious physical harm to any patient or patients; makes such provisions permanent.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-02-28Assemblyreferred to health

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