Meetings, Hearings and Special Events


Monday, November 30, 2020

The State Camp Safety Advisory Council will meet at 10:30 a.m. Due to concerns with COVID-19 and limitations on gatherings, this meeting will be held virtually via WebEx. If you wish to participate, please register for the meeting at

Please contact Jim Maurer at (518) 402-7600 if you have any questions.


Wednesday, December 2, 2020

The Council on Human Blood and Transfusion Services (COHBATS) will hold a public meeting from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 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 Monday, November 30, 2020.

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 Monday, November 30, 2020.

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

Thursday, December 3, 2020

The Early Intervention Coordinating Council will be convened for its next quarterly meeting on December 3, 2020. Due to COVID-19, this meeting will be held virtually and can be viewed by the public via the live webcast below. There will be no in-person meeting to attend. If you would like to provide a public comment to the Council, please send the statement to and it will be read during the meeting.

The meeting will be webcast at

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

The Public Health and Health Planning Council will hold the following meeting on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 via live Webcasting at the following link:

The Public Health and Health Planning Council’s Committee on Codes, Regulations and Legislation will convene at 9:30 a.m.

The Public Health and Health Planning Council will hold its Full Council Meeting immediately following the Codes Committee.

For questions about accessibility please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 or e-mail

Friday, December 11, 2020

The New York State Minority Health Council will meet on December 11, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. via live Webcasting at the following link:

The public may write and submit comments during the meeting through a portal on the live webcast. The comments will then be read into the public record. We are requesting that members of the public follow the below guidelines:

  • Only submit comments during the Public Comment Period of the meeting.
  • Identify yourself in the comment.

Contact: the New York State Department of Health Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities 518-474-2180 /