S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
May 28, 2010
Introduced by Sen. OPPENHEIMER -- (at request of the Governor) -- read
twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the
Committee on Rules
AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to charter schools
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Paragraph (f) of subdivision 9-a of section 2852 of the
education law, as added by a chapter of the laws of 2010 amending the
education law relating to charter schools, as proposed in legislative
bill number A. 11310, is amended to read as follows:
(f) The board of regents shall be the only entity authorized to issue
a charter pursuant to this article. The board of regents shall consider
applications submitted directly to the board of regents and applications
recommended by the board of trustees of the state university of New
York. PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT ALL SUCH RECOMMENDED APPLICATIONS SHALL BE
DEEMED APPROVED AND ISSUED PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISIONS
FIVE, FIVE-A AND FIVE-B OF THIS SECTION.
S 2. This act shall take effect on the same date and in the same
manner as a chapter of the laws of 2010 amending the education law
relating to charter schools, as proposed in legislative bill number A.
11310, takes effect.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.