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A10617 Summary:

BILL NOA10617
 
SAME ASSAME AS S09235
 
SPONSORRules (Miller B)
 
COSPNSR
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Add §§6744, 7909 & 8209-a, Ed L
 
Adopts the Physical Therapy Licensure Compact model language (Part A); adopts the Occupational Therapy Licensure Compact model language (Part B); adopts the Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Interstate Compact (Part C).
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A10617 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          10617
 
                   IN ASSEMBLY
 
                                      July 6, 2022
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by  COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. B. Miller)
          -- read once and referred to the Committee on Higher Education
 
        AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to adopting the  Physical
          Therapy Licensure Compact model language (Part A); to amend the educa-
          tion  law,  in relation to adopting the Occupational Therapy Licensure
          Compact model language (Part B); and to amend the  education  law,  in
          relation  to  adopting  the  Audiology  and  Speech-Language Pathology
          Interstate Compact (Part C)
 
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section 1. This act enacts into law components of legislation enacting
     2  the  Physical Therapy Licensure Compact, the Occupational Therapy Licen-
     3  sure Compact, and the Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Interstate
     4  Compact.  Each component is wholly contained within a Part identified as
     5  Parts A through C. The effective  date  for  each  particular  provision
     6  contained  within  such  Part  is  set forth in the last section of such
     7  Part. Any provision in any section contained within  a  Part,  including
     8  the  effective  date of the Part, which makes reference to a section "of
     9  this act", when used in connection with that particular component, shall
    10  be deemed to mean and refer to the corresponding section of the Part  in
    11  which  it  is  found.  Section  three of this act sets forth the general
    12  effective date of this act.
 
    13                                   PART A
 
    14    Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new  section  6744
    15  to read as follows:
    16    § 6744. Physical Therapy Licensure Compact. Notwithstanding any law to
    17  the  contrary,  the physical therapy licensure compact model language is
    18  hereby adopted and enacted into law and entered into with all  jurisdic-
    19  tions legally joining therein.
    20    §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
    21  have become a law.    Effective  immediately,  the  addition,  amendment
    22  and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implementation
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD15258-03-2

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     1  of  this  act  on  its  effective  date  are  authorized  to be made and
     2  completed on or before such effective date.
 
     3                                   PART B
 
     4    Section  1.  The education law is amended by adding a new section 7909
     5  to read as follows:
     6    § 7909. Occupational Therapy Licensure  Compact.  Notwithstanding  any
     7  law  to  the  contrary, the occupational therapy licensure compact model
     8  language, as revised as of February fourth, twenty twenty-one, is hereby
     9  adopted and enacted into law and entered  into  with  all  jurisdictions
    10  legally joining therein.
    11    §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
    12  have become a law.    Effective  immediately,  the  addition,  amendment
    13  and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implementation
    14  of  this  act  on  its  effective  date  are  authorized  to be made and
    15  completed on or before such effective date.
 
    16                                   PART C
 
    17    Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 8209-a
    18  to read as follows:
    19    § 8209-a. Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Interstate  Compact.
    20  Notwithstanding  any  law to the contrary, the audiology and speech-lan-
    21  guage pathology interstate compact is hereby adopted  and  enacted  into
    22  law and entered into with all jurisdictions legally joining therein.
    23    §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
    24  have become a law.    Effective  immediately,  the  addition,  amendment
    25  and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implementation
    26  of  this  act  on  its  effective  date  are  authorized  to be made and
    27  completed on or before such effective date.
    28    § 2. Severability clause. If any clause, sentence, paragraph, subdivi-
    29  sion, section or part of this act shall be  adjudged  by  any  court  of
    30  competent  jurisdiction  to  be invalid, such judgment shall not affect,
    31  impair, or invalidate the remainder thereof, but shall  be  confined  in
    32  its  operation  to the clause, sentence, paragraph, subdivision, section
    33  or part thereof directly involved in the controversy in which such judg-
    34  ment shall have been rendered. It is hereby declared to be the intent of
    35  the legislature that this act would  have  been  enacted  even  if  such
    36  invalid provisions had not been included herein.
    37    §  3.  This act shall take effect immediately; provided, however, that
    38  the applicable effective date of Parts A through C of this act shall  be
    39  as specifically set forth in the last section of such Parts.
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