Meetings, Hearings and Special Events


Thursday, May 19, 2022

The following is a list of Committees of the Public Health and Health Planning Council that will meet on May 19 at 10:15 a.m. at the Empire State Plaza, Concourse Level, Meeting Rooms 2-4, Albany.

Committee On Establishment and Project Review

Responsible for reviewing the CON applications involving construction, service changes, establishment, and transfers of ownership. Reviews the establishment of fundraisers, corporate name changes, and changes in certificates of incorporation.

The Committee will convene at 10:15 a.m.

Please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 if you have questions.

You may view but not participate the public meeting via the live webcast at the following link:

No written correspondence shall be distributed to the Council members the day of the meeting. All correspondence addressed to Council members shall be sent to the Council's Executive Secretary at no later than 72 hours prior to the meeting in which the matter of the correspondence appears on the meeting agenda. Applicants shall have no later than 48 hours prior to the meeting to respond to correspondence pertaining to their application in which the matter of the correspondence appears on the meeting agenda

For questions about accessibility or for observers and participants who require interpretive services, please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 or e-mail Please provide as much advance notice as possible to allow us to provide optimal access.

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

The Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) Council will hold a meeting on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 10:30 a.m. in the Concourse of the Empire State Plaza, Albany, OGS Meeting Room 5.

Please go to to view the live webcast or to view an archived version of the webcast. The agenda for the meeting will be posted at

Public comment for this meeting will be limited to topics on the agenda. Public comment can be made in person at the meeting location or by written correspondence up to 12 hours in advance of the meeting start time via email to

If you have any questions, please send an e-mail to

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Transplant Council will be meeting on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. In addition, the Transplant Council’s Certificate of Need Regulatory Review Subcommittee will also meet May 25 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. the same day.

Both meetings will be held at the following location:

  • Dormitory Authority of the State of New York
    28 Liberty Street – 55th Floor
    New York, New York 10005

We are also offering a web-ex to allow virtual attendance at both meetings. If you plan on attending via web-ex, please use the "Call Me" feature when you join the meeting from the links below:

The Certificate of Need Subcommittee meeting web-ex information is as follows:

The NYS Transplant Council Meeting web-ex information is as follows:

Persons planning to attend either of these meetings in person must send their name to Tammy Irizarry at prior to the meeting and bring a picture ID in order to gain access to DASNY.


Wednesday, June 1, 2022

The Council on Human Blood and Transfusion Services (COHBATS) will hold a public meeting from 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM via videoconference.

Pre-registration is required to gain access to the meeting via videoconference. To attend this meeting from your remote location, please contact staff at by May 27, 2022.

Attendees will be sent videoconference connection instructions in advance of the meeting date. Preregistered attendees interested in providing a public comment must also submit written statements in an electronic format by 6:00 p.m. on May 27, 2022.

An audio recording of the meeting will be available in approximately two-three business days following the meeting at: .

Thursday, June 2, 2022

The Department of Health Bureau of Immunization will hold the next Immunization Advisory Council meeting on June 2, 2022 from 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm. The meeting will be held both virtually and in-person in Rensselaer, NY.

This council was created by Assembly Bill 10920A in March 1994 as a vehicle for consideration of various approaches to providing resources and services in support of immunization goals.

Pre-registration is required to attend this meeting. To register, please send an email by Monday, May 30 including: your name, organization, job title, email address, office phone number, and if you will attend in-person or virtually to

A calendar invitation with the instructions on how to connect virtually to the meeting using WebEx and/or the address of the in-person location will be emailed to confirmed attendees.