NY S03962 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 21 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-04 - PRINT NUMBER 3962A
Pending: Senate Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]

Summary

Requires hospitals to establish policies and procedures regarding domestic violence; establishes ongoing training programs on domestic violence for all current and new hospital employees; designates a hospital staff member to coordinate services to victims; provides for the interaction of hospitals with community domestic violence service providers in order to coordinate services to victims of domestic violence; requires hospitals to offer to contact a local advocate when admitting or treating a confirmed or suspected victim of domestic violence.

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Title

Requires hospitals to establish policies and procedures regarding domestic violence; establishes ongoing training programs on domestic violence for all current and new hospital employees; designates a hospital staff member to coordinate services to victims; provides for the interaction of hospitals with community domestic violence service providers in order to coordinate services to victims of domestic violence; requires hospitals to offer to contact a local advocate when admitting or treating a confirmed or suspected victim of domestic violence.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-03-04SenatePRINT NUMBER 3962A
2019-03-04SenateAMEND AND RECOMMIT TO HEALTH
2019-02-21SenateREFERRED TO HEALTH

Same As/Similar To

A02850 (Same As) 2019-03-04 - amended on third reading 2850a

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