Bill Text: NY A00352 | 2017-2018 | General Assembly | Introduced

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Bill Title: Provides that physician registration and hospital admission registration forms in a city with a population of one million or more include the name of school attended by school-aged patients.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-0)

Status: (Engrossed - Dead) 2018-06-05 - amended on third reading (t) 352a [A00352 Detail]

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                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2017-2018 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                     January 5, 2017
        Introduced  by  M.  of A. PERRY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. GALEF,
          HOOPER, PEOPLES-STOKES -- read once and referred to the  Committee  on
        AN  ACT  to amend the public health law, in relation to requiring physi-
          cians and hospitals to obtain the  name  of  the  school  attended  by
          school-aged  patients  and to include this information in their admis-
          sion registration forms
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.   The public health law is amended by adding a new section
     2  230-e to read as follows:
     3    § 230-e. Registration requirements. Every physician shall inquire  and
     4  document  as  part  of  his  or  her  patient registration, the name and
     5  address of the school attended by such physician's school-aged  patients
     6  and include such information in the patients' medical registration form.
     7    §  2.  The public health law is amended by adding a new section 2805-z
     8  to read as follows:
     9    § 2805-z. Admission registration requirements. All  general  hospitals
    10  shall  inquire  and document the name and address of the school attended
    11  by school-aged patients upon admission, and include such information  on
    12  the hospitals' admission registration form.
    13    §  3. This act shall take effect one year after the date upon which it
    14  shall have become a law.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.