Bill Text: NY S05295 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Amended


Bill Title: Extends provisions of law authorizing certain health care professionals licensed to practice in other jurisdictions to practice in this state in connection with an event sanctioned by New York Road Runners or the World Triathlon Corporation.

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-05-16 - PRINT NUMBER 5295A [S05295 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S05295-Amended.html



                STATE OF NEW YORK
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                                         5295--A

                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                    IN SENATE

                                     April 23, 2019
                                       ___________

        Introduced  by  Sens.  RIVERA, LITTLE, SERRANO -- read twice and ordered
          printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Higher
          Education  --  committee  discharged  and  said  bill committed to the
          Committee on Health -- committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
          reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

        AN ACT to amend chapter 192 of the laws of 2011, relating to authorizing
          certain health care professionals licensed to practice in other juris-
          dictions  to  practice in this state in connection with an event sanc-
          tioned by New York Road Runners, in relation to  including  the  World
          Triathlon Corporation and extending the provisions thereof

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section 1. Chapter 192 of the laws of 2011,  relating  to  authorizing
     2  certain  health  care professionals licensed to practice in other juris-
     3  dictions to practice in this state in connection  with  an  event  sanc-
     4  tioned by New York Road Runners, as amended by chapter 69 of the laws of
     5  2018, is amended to read as follows:
     6    Section  1.  Notwithstanding  any  inconsistent  provision of law, any
     7  person who is licensed to practice as a physician,  physician's  assist-
     8  ant, massage therapist, physical therapist, chiropractor, dentist, opto-
     9  metrist, nurse, nurse practitioner, emergency medical technician, certi-
    10  fied  athletic  trainer or podiatrist in another state or territory, who
    11  is in good standing  in  such  state  or  territory  and  who  has  been
    12  appointed by the New York Road Runners or World Triathlon Corporation to
    13  provide  professional  services  at an event in this state sanctioned by
    14  the New York Road Runners or World Triathlon  Corporation,  may  provide
    15  such  professional services to athletes and team personnel registered to
    16  train at a location in this state or registered to compete in  an  event
    17  conducted  under  the  sanction  of  the  New York Road Runners or World
    18  Triathlon Corporation in the state without first being licensed pursuant
    19  to the provisions of title 8 of the education law. Such  services  shall

         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD11163-04-9

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     1  be  provided  only  four  days  before through one day after each of the
     2  [following events:
     3    a. the Staten Island half marathon scheduled to be held on October 14,
     4  2018;
     5    b.  the  New  York  city  marathon scheduled to be held on November 4,
     6  2018;
     7    c. the Brooklyn half marathon scheduled to be held on May 19, 2018;
     8    d. the Bronx half marathon scheduled to be held on September 30, 2018;
     9    e. the Queens 10k scheduled to be held on June 16, 2018; and
    10    f. the New York city half marathon scheduled to be held on  March  18,
    11  2018]  events  sanctioned  by  either the New York Road Runners or World
    12  Triathlon Corporation scheduled to be held between January 1,  2020  and
    13  December 31, 2025.
    14    §  2.  This  act shall take effect immediately and shall expire and be
    15  deemed repealed [January 31, 2019] December 31, 2025.
    16    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and  shall  be  deemed  to
    17  have  been  in  full  force  and  effect  on and after January 31, 2019;
    18  provided that the amendments to section 1 of chapter 192 of the laws  of
    19  2011,  made  by  section one of this act, shall not affect the repeal of
    20  such section and shall be deemed repealed therewith.
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