David R. Schoenhaar, Esq Ruskin Moscou Faltischek
On March 16, 2010, Governor Paterson signed into law the Family Health Care Decisions Act (FHCDA). See Chapter 8 of the Laws of 2010 . This new law provides procedures for family members and others close to an incapacitated person to make health care...
The Family Health Care
Decisions Act (FHCDA) will come into force on June 1, 2010. The legislation
adds new Article 29-CC to the New York Public Heath Law ( §§ 2994-a though
2994-s ). The new statutes provide a legal framework for making
health care decisions for persons who lack capacity to...