Committee on Codes, Regulations and Legislation

Reviews new or revised regulations relating to medical facility operational and structural standards, including quality of care and the need for the facilities and/or services. Reviews amendments to the State Sanitary Code and other matters referred by the Commissioner. The Codes Committee will also include work of the SHRPC’s Fiscal Policy Committee which was charged to review proposed changes to part 86 of the State Hospital Code concerning medical facility rates of Reimbursement.


  • CHAIR – Thomas Holt
  • VICE CHAIR - Patsy Yang, Dr.P.H.
  • Jeffrey Kraut
  • Roxanne Lewin, M.D.
  • John Rugge, M.D.
  • Denise Soffel, Ph.D
  • Kevin Watkins, M.D.