File #: Int 0198-2022    Version: * Name: Requiring the department of education to stock opioid antagonists in all school buildings.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Education
On agenda: 4/14/2022
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York in relation to requiring the department of education to stock opioid antagonists in all school buildings
Sponsors: Rafael Salamanca, Jr., Tiffany Cabán, Althea V. Stevens, Shahana K. Hanif, Julie Won, Lincoln Restler, Shekar Krishnan, Sandy Nurse, Shaun Abreu
Council Member Sponsors: 9
Summary: This bill would mandate that the department of education stock opioid antagonists in all school buildings
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 198, 2. Int. No. 198, 3. April 14, 2022 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-14-22, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - April 14, 2022

Int. No. 198

 

By Council Members Salamanca, Cabán, Stevens, Hanif, Won, Restler, Krishnan, Nurse and Abreu

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York in relation to requiring the department of education to stock opioid antagonists in all school buildings

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

                     Section 1. The administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new chapter 21 to title 21-A to read as follows:

Chapter 29. Opioid Overdose Prevention

§ 21-2901 a. Definitions. For purposes of this section, the following terms have the following meanings:

Opioid antagonist. The term “opioid antagonist” means naloxone or other medication approved by the federal food and drug administration and the New York state department of health that, when administered, negates or neutralizes in whole or in part the pharmacological effects of an opioid in the human body.

School building. The term “school building” means any facility that is leased by the department or over which the department has care, custody and control, in which there is a public school, including a charter school.

b. The department shall stock opioid antagonists in all school buildings pursuant to section 922 of the education law.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 60 days after it becomes law.

 

 

 

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