S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2011-2012 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
May 26, 2011
Introduced by Sen. FLANAGAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Education
AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to accessing student's
individualized education programs electronically
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Paragraph a of subdivision 7 of section 4402 of the educa-
tion law, as added by chapter 408 of the laws of 2002, is amended to
read as follows:
a. The board of education or trustees of each school district and the
board of trustees of each charter school shall adopt a policy to ensure
that each regular education teacher, special education teacher, related
service provider, and other service provider who is responsible for the
implementation of a student's individualized education program shall be
given a copy of such student's individualized education program OR SHALL
BE ABLE TO ACCESS SUCH STUDENT'S INDIVIDUALIZED EDUCATION PROGRAM ELEC-
TRONICALLY prior to the implementation of such program.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.