S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
January 9, 2013
Introduced by Sens. GRISANTI, GALLIVAN, LARKIN, MAZIARZ -- read twice
and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to instruction on the
history of people with disabilities
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 801 of the education law, as added
by chapter 265 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
5. The regents shall make available to all elementary AND SECONDARY
schools in the state suitable curriculum materials to aid in the
instruction of pupils in grades kindergarten through [six] TWELVE in the
understanding and acceptance of children with disabilities as defined in
section forty-four hundred one of this chapter.
S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of July next succeeding
the date on which it shall have become a law, and shall apply to all
school years which commence on or after its effective date.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.