NY S00499 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-13 - PRINT NUMBER 499A
Pending: Senate Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]

Summary

Relates to elevated lead levels in children; establishes that elevated lead levels means a blood lead level greater than or equal to five micrograms per deciliter of whole blood; requires the department of health to establish a hotline for physicians to report elevated lead levels; and requires insurance companies to cover testing for elevated lead levels.

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Title

Relates to elevated lead levels in children; establishes that elevated lead levels means a blood lead level greater than or equal to five micrograms per deciliter of whole blood; requires the department of health to establish a hotline for physicians to report elevated lead levels; and requires insurance companies to cover testing for elevated lead levels.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-03-13SenatePRINT NUMBER 499A
2019-03-13SenateAMEND AND RECOMMIT TO HEALTH
2019-01-09SenateREFERRED TO HEALTH

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