§ 252 Division of Milk Control
§ 253 Definitions
§ 254 General Powers
§ 254-A Milk Marketing Advisory Council
§ 255 Rules and Orders
§ 256 Entry, Inspection and Investigation
§ 256-A Audits of Books and Accounts of Milk Dealers and Cooperatives
§ 256-B Accounting of Milk Dealers and Cooperatives to Producers
§ 257 Licenses to Milk Dealers
§ 257-A Transportation and Storage of Milk
§ 258 Application for License
§ 258-A License Fees
§ 258-B Prompt Payment for Milk Purchases; Security Funds; Bonding of Milk Dealers
§ 258-C Granting and Revoking Licenses
§ 258-D Proceedings to Review
§ 258-E Violations; Remedies
§ 258-F Records
§ 258-G Reports
§ 258-J Construction, Exceptions and Limitations
§ 258-K Declaration of Policy
§ 258-L Producers’ Bargaining Agencies and Distributors’ Bargaining Agencies
§ 258-M Orders Fixing Prices for Milk and Marketing Agreements
§ 258-N Interstate and Federal Compacts
§ 258-O (Enacted Without Section Heading)
§ 258-P Declaration of Policy
§ 258-Q Action for a Uniform Northeast Market
§ 258-R Actions to Eliminate Trade Barriers

Terms Used In New York Laws > Agriculture & Markets > Article 21

  • AIDS: means acquired immune deficiency syndrome, as may be defined from time to time by the centers for disease control of the United States public health service. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Authorized agency: means any agency defined by section three hundred seventy-one of the social services law and, for the purposes of this article, shall include such corporations incorporated or organized under the laws of the state as may be specifically authorized by their certificates of incorporation to receive children for the purposes of adoption or foster care. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Capacity to consent: means an individual's ability, determined without regard to the individual's age, to understand and appreciate the nature and consequences of a proposed health care service, treatment, or procedure, or of a proposed disclosure of confidential HIV related information, as the case may be, and to make an informed decision concerning the service, treatment, procedure or disclosure. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Caretaker: means a person appointed pursuant to the provisions of section twenty-eight hundred six-b of this article, to act as a fiduciary responsible to the court which appoints him for the conserving and preserving of the rights and property of the operator of a residential health care facility, while also preserving and providing for the rights of the patients in such facility to care appropriate to their needs in a clean and wholesome environment in accordance with applicable federal and state laws and regulations. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-710.5
  • Child: means any protected individual actually or apparently under eighteen years of age. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Concussion: means a mild traumatic injury to the brain that is characterized by immediate and transient alteration of mental status and level of consciousness, resulting from mechanical force or trauma. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-311
  • Confidential HIV related information: means any information, in the possession of a person who provides one or more health or social services or who obtains the information pursuant to a release of confidential HIV related information, concerning whether an individual has been the subject of an HIV related test, or has HIV infection, HIV related illness or AIDS, or information which identifies or reasonably could identify an individual as having one or more of such conditions, including information pertaining to such individual's contacts. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Construction: means the erection, building, or substantial acquisition, alteration, reconstruction, improvement, extension or modification of a hospital, including its equipment; the inspection and supervision thereof; and the studies, surveys, designs, plans, working drawings, specifications, procedures and other actions necessary thereto. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-710.5
  • Consumer: means any person other than a milk dealer who purchases milk for fluid consumption. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-218
  • Contact: means an identified spouse or sex partner of the protected individual, a person identified as having shared hypodermic needles or syringes with the protected individual or a person who the protected individual may have exposed to HIV under circumstances that present a risk of transmission of HIV, as determined by the commissioner. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Criminal history information: shall mean a record of pending criminal charges, criminal convictions which have not been vacated or reversed, information from the federal bureau of investigation as a result of a national criminal history record check, and certificates filed pursuant to subdivision two of section seven hundred five of the correction law and which the division of criminal justice services is required to maintain pursuant to subdivision six of section eight hundred thirty-seven of the executive law. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-203
  • Determination: shall mean the decision made by the department after reviewing criminal history information to approve or disapprove a prospective employee's eligibility for employment by a provider. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-203
  • Director: means the director of the division of milk control. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-218
  • Division: means the division of milk control created by this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-218
  • Employee: shall mean any person to be employed or used by a provider, including those persons employed by a temporary employment agency, to provide direct care or supervision to patients or residents. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-203
  • General hospital: means a hospital engaged in providing medical or medical and surgical services primarily to in-patients by or under the supervision of a physician on a twenty-four hour basis with provisions for admission or treatment of persons in need of emergency care and with an organized medical staff and nursing service, including facilities providing services relating to particular diseases, injuries, conditions or deformities. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-710.5
  • Government agency: means a department, board, bureau, division, office, agency, public benefit or other corporation, or any other unit, however described, of the state or a political subdivision thereof. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-710.5
  • Health care provider: means any physician, nurse, provider of services for the mentally disabled as defined in article one of the mental hygiene law, or other person involved in providing medical, nursing, counseling, or other health care or mental health service, including those associated with, or under contract to, a health maintenance organization or medical services plan. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Health facility: means a hospital as defined in section two thousand eight hundred one of this chapter, blood bank, blood center, sperm bank, organ or tissue bank, clinical laboratory, or facility providing care or treatment to persons with a mental disability as defined in article one of the mental hygiene law. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Health or social service: means any public or private care, treatment, clinical laboratory test, counseling or educational service for adults or children, and acute, chronic, custodial, residential, outpatient, home or other health care provided pursuant to this chapter or the social services law; public assistance or care as defined in article one of the social services law; employment-related services, housing services, foster care, shelter, protective services, day care, or preventive services provided pursuant to the social services law; services for the mentally disabled as defined in article one of the mental hygiene law; probation services, provided pursuant to articles twelve and twelve-A of the executive law; parole services, provided pursuant to article eight of the correction law; corrections and community supervision, provided pursuant to the correction law; detention and rehabilitative services provided pursuant to article nineteen-G of the executive law; and the activities of the health care worker HIV/HBV advisory panel pursuant to article twenty-seven-DD of this chapter. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Health-related service: means service in a facility or facilities which provide or offer lodging, board and physical care including, but not limited to, the recording of health information, dietary supervision and supervised hygienic services incident to such service. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-710.5
  • HIV infection: means infection with the human immunodeficiency virus or any other related virus identified as a probable causative agent of AIDS. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • HIV related illness: means any illness that may result from or may be associated with HIV infection. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Hospital: means a facility or institution engaged principally in providing services by or under the supervision of a physician or, in the case of a dental clinic or dental dispensary, of a dentist, or, in the case of a midwifery birth center, of a midwife, for the prevention, diagnosis or treatment of human disease, pain, injury, deformity or physical condition, including, but not limited to, a general hospital, public health center, diagnostic center, treatment center, dental clinic, dental dispensary, rehabilitation center other than a facility used solely for vocational rehabilitation, nursing home, tuberculosis hospital, chronic disease hospital, maternity hospital, midwifery birth center, lying-in-asylum, out-patient department, out-patient lodge, dispensary and a laboratory or central service facility serving one or more such institutions, but the term hospital shall not include an institution, sanitarium or other facility engaged principally in providing services for the prevention, diagnosis or treatment of mental disability and which is subject to the powers of visitation, examination, inspection and investigation of the department of mental hygiene except for those distinct parts of such a facility which provide hospital service. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-710.5
  • hospital: shall include public health centers, diagnostic or treatment centers, rehabilitation facilities, nursing homes and chronic disease hospitals as defined in section six hundred thirty-one (i) of the federal public health service act, as amended, tuberculosis, mental, chronic disease, and other types of hospitals, including laboratories, out-patient departments, nurses' homes and training facilities, and central service facilities operated in connection with hospitals, but does not include any hospital furnishing primarily domiciliary care. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-301
  • Hospital service: means the preadmission, out-patient, in-patient and post discharge care provided in or by a hospital, and such other items or services as are necessary for such care, which are provided by or under the supervision of a physician for the purpose of prevention, diagnosis or treatment of human disease, pain, injury, disability, deformity or physical condition, including, but not limited to, nursing service, home-care nursing and other paramedical service, ambulance service, service provided by an intern or resident in training, laboratory service, medical social service, drugs, biologicals, supplies, appliances, equipment, bed and board. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-710.5
  • Insurance institution: means any corporation, association, partnership, reciprocal exchange, interinsurer, fraternal benefits society, agent, broker or other entity including, but not limited to, any health maintenance organization, medical service plan, or hospital plan which: (a) is engaged in the business of insurance; (b) provides health services coverage plans; or (c) provides benefits under, administers, or provides services for, an employee welfare benefit plan as defined in 29 U. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Licensee: means a licensed milk dealer. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-218
  • Milk broker: means any person who buys and sells milk for licensees on a fee or commission basis or who arranges for or negotiates contracts to buy or sell milk among licensees. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-218
  • Milk dealer: means any person who purchases, handles or sells milk, or bargains for the purchase or sale of milk, including brokers and agents. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-218
  • Milk production area: as used in this article means those dairy farms maintained primarily as a source of fluid milk for a marketing area. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 5-303
  • Nursing home: means a facility providing therein nursing care to sick, invalid, infirm, disabled or convalescent persons in addition to lodging and board or health-related service, or any combination of the foregoing, and in addition thereto, providing nursing care and health-related service, or either of them, to persons who are not occupants of the facility. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-710.5
  • Permanent record: shall mean a permanent, written record of a determination and the criminal history information maintained by the department. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-203
  • Person: means any person, firm, corporation, co-partnership, association, co-operative corporation or unincorporated co-operative association. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-218
  • Person: includes any natural person, partnership, association, joint venture, trust, public or private corporation, or state or local government agency. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Producer: means a person producing milk. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-218
  • Prospective employee: shall mean any individual, not currently an employee, who files an application for employment as an employee with a provider and the provider has a reasonable expectation to hire such individual as an employee. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-203
  • Protected individual: means a person who is the subject of an HIV related test or who has been diagnosed as having HIV infection, AIDS or HIV related illness. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Provider: shall mean any residential health care facility licensed under article twenty-eight of this chapter; or any certified home health agency, licensed home care services agency or long term home health care program certified under article thirty-six of this chapter; or any adult home, enriched housing program or residence for adults licensed under article seven of the social services law. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-203
  • Release of confidential HIV related information: means a written authorization for disclosure of confidential HIV related information which is signed by the protected individual, or if the protected individual lacks capacity to consent, a person authorized pursuant to law to consent to health care for the individual. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-406
  • Residential health care facility: means a nursing home or a facility providing health-related service. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-710.5
  • Respondent: means a person against whom a proceeding has been commenced for enforcement of an order for return of a child under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction or enforcement of a child custody determination. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-925
  • Store: means an individual business establishment at one location including a grocery store, hotel, restaurant, soda fountain, dairy products store, automatic milk vending machine, gasoline station or a similar mercantile establishment offering goods and/or services at retail to individual consumers. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-218
  • Temporary employee: shall mean any employee who has been temporarily approved for employment pending a determination by the department. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-203
  • Traumatic brain injury: means an acquired injury to the brain caused by an external physical force resulting in total or partial disability or impairment and shall include but not be limited to damage to the central nervous system from anoxic/hypoxic episodes or damage to the central nervous system from allergic conditions, toxic substances and other acute medical/clinical incidents. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 3-311