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File #: Int 1430-2019    Version: * Name: Establishing a pilot program to provide bleeding control training and kits.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Health
On agenda: 2/13/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law in relation to establishing a pilot program to provide bleeding control training and kits
Sponsors: Donovan J. Richards, (by request of the Brooklyn Borough President)
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, in consultation with other appropriate agencies, to establish a pilot program to provide bleeding control training and kits to New York City residents, in particular students, those who work with children, clergy and parishioners. The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene would also be required to report on the program, including its cost, its effectiveness, and recommendations with respect to expanding the program or making it permanent.
Indexes: Report Required, Sunset Date Applies
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1430, 2. Int. No. 1430, 3. February 13, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 2-13-19

Int. No. 1430

 

By Council Member Richards (by request of the Brooklyn Borough President)

 

A Local Law in relation to establishing a pilot program to provide bleeding control training and kits

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. a. The department of health and mental hygiene, in consultation with any other appropriate agency, shall establish a pilot program to provide bleeding control training to residents of the city of New York, with a particular emphasis on providing such training to students, those who work with children, clergy and parishioners.

b. On or before the first anniversary of the effective date of this local law, the department of health and mental hygiene shall post online and provide to the speaker of the council a written report containing information regarding the pilot program established pursuant to this local law, including interest in and attendance at the trainings provided pursuant to such pilot program, the cost of such pilot program, recommendations with respect to expanding or making such pilot program permanent, an analysis of the impact and effectiveness of such pilot program, and any other recommendations regarding such pilot program.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 30 days after it becomes law and shall expire and be deemed repealed upon receipt of the report due pursuant to subdivision b of section one of this local law.

 

 

 

 

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LS #9048

1/18/2019