assembly Bill A8108A

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Provides that the Muslim holidays of Eid Ul-Fitr and Eid Ul-Adha shall be school holidays in the city school district of the city of New York

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 11, 2010 print number 8108a
May 11, 2010 amend and recommit to education
Jan 06, 2010 referred to education
May 04, 2009 referred to education

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A8108 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5837
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §2590-v, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A2223, S1762
2013-2014: A663, A8685, S1241
2015-2016: A6827, S2463
2017-2018: A6078, S5050
2019-2020: A6288, S4820

A8108 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that the Muslim holidays of Eid Ul-Fitr and Eid Ul-Adha shall be school holidays in the city school district of the city of New York.

A8108 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  8108

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               May 4, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. BENJAMIN -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Education

AN  ACT  to  amend  the education law, in relation to requiring that the
  Muslim holidays of Eid Ul-Fitr and Eid Ul-Adha be school  holidays  in
  the city school district of the city of New York

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 2590-t
to read as follows:
  S 2590-T. EID UL-FITR AND EID UL-ADHA TO BE SCHOOL HOLIDAYS.  NOTWITH-
STANDING ANY OTHER LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO THE  CONTRARY,  THE  FIRST
DAY  OF  THE  MUSLIM  HOLIDAYS  OF  EID UL-FITR AND EID UL-ADHA SHALL BE
DESIGNATED AS SCHOOL HOLIDAYS IN THE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THE CITY OF
NEW YORK. THE DATES OF SUCH HOLIDAYS SHALL CORRESPOND TO  THE  DATES  OF
SUCH  HOLIDAYS  AS  SET  OUT  ON THE PARKING CALENDAR OF THE CITY OF NEW
YORK.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04679-01-9

Co-Sponsors

Multi-Sponsors

A8108A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5837
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §2590-v, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A2223, S1762
2013-2014: A663, A8685, S1241
2015-2016: A6827, S2463
2017-2018: A6078, S5050
2019-2020: A6288, S4820

A8108A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that the Muslim holidays of Eid Ul-Fitr and Eid Ul-Adha shall be school holidays in the city school district of the city of New York.

A8108A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

A8108A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 8108--A

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               May 4, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. BENJAMIN, PRETLOW, WRIGHT, POWELL -- Multi-Spon-
  sored by -- M.  of A. BOYLAND, BURLING, ERRIGO, GIANARIS,  HEASTIE  --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Education -- recommitted to
  the  Committee on Education in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2
  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted  as  amended
  and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the education law, in relation to requiring that the
  Muslim holidays of Eid Ul-Fitr and Eid Ul-Adha be school  holidays  in
  the city school district of the city of New York

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 2590-v
to read as follows:
  S 2590-V. EID UL-FITR AND EID UL-ADHA TO BE SCHOOL HOLIDAYS.  NOTWITH-
STANDING ANY OTHER LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO THE  CONTRARY,  THE  FIRST
DAY  OF  THE  MUSLIM  HOLIDAYS  OF  EID UL-FITR AND EID UL-ADHA SHALL BE
DESIGNATED AS SCHOOL HOLIDAYS IN THE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THE CITY OF
NEW YORK. THE DATES OF SUCH HOLIDAYS SHALL CORRESPOND TO  THE  DATES  OF
SUCH  HOLIDAYS  AS  SET  OUT  ON THE PARKING CALENDAR OF THE CITY OF NEW
YORK.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04679-03-0

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