assembly Bill A9219A

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Enacts the "education reform act of 2010"

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 27, 2010 print number 9219a
amend (t) and recommit to education
Jan 06, 2010 referred to education
Oct 28, 2009 referred to education

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A9219 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6251A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Ed L, generally

A9219 - Summary

Enacts the "education reform act of 2010".

A9219 - Sponsor Memo

A9219 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  9219

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            October 28, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. HOYT -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to authorizing boards  of
  cooperative  educational services to contract with charter schools; to
  clarifying that five-year charters for charter schools  comprise  five
  instructional  years; to removing the cap on the total number of char-
  ter schools in the state and eliminating the  reservation  of  charter
  schools  for  the  New  York city school district; to allowing charter
  schools to operate at more than one site; to authorizing the provision
  of facilities aid to charter schools; to expanding the pupil admission
  preference in charter schools; and to authorizing charter  schools  to
  operate  pre-kindergarten  programs  (Part  A); to amend the education
  law, in relation to mandating an immediate review of science, technol-
  ogy, engineering and mathematics regents  standards  and  establishing
  standards  that are globally competitive (Part B); to amend the educa-
  tion law, in relation to increasing the length of the evaluation peri-
  od of teacher candidates to receive tenure recommendation from 3 years
  to 6 years; to providing for  public  disclosure  of  school  district
  budgets; to requiring high school teachers to possess an undergraduate
  or  graduate  degree  in the field in which they teach and to pass the
  regents examination in that field; to  amend  the  education  law,  in
  relation  to  shifting  the  costs  associated  with the schools under
  registration review (SURR) process from the school to  the  department
  of  education  and  creating an improvement incentive fund for schools
  under registration  review;  to  establishing  a  more  stringent  and
  comprehensive  school evaluation system for grading public schools and
  universities within the state; and to establishing an educational data
  warehouse (Part C); and to amend the education  law,  in  relation  to
  providing for alternate routes of teacher certification; to increasing
  the  length  of  the  school  year  and school day; to establishing an
  incentive system for schools and teachers; and to providing the option
  of alternate assessment as a manner of earning units of  credit  (Part
  D)

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14897-02-9

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A9219A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6251A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Ed L, generally

A9219A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the "education reform act of 2010".

A9219A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

A9219A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 9219--A

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            October 28, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. HOYT, TOWNS, BOYLAND, BENJAMIN, KOLB, CORWIN --
  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 authorizing boards  of
  cooperative  educational  services  to  contract with charter schools,
  clarifying that five-year charters for charter schools  comprise  five
  school  years in which instruction is provided to pupils, removing the
  cap on the total number of charter  schools  in  the  state,  allowing
  charter  schools  to  operate  at  more than one site, authorizing the
  provision of facilities aid to  charter  schools  and  to  authorizing
  charter  schools  to  operate  pre-kindergarten  programs (Part A); to
  amend the education law, in relation to mandating an immediate  review
  of  mathematics,  science  and technology regents standards and estab-
  lishing standards that are globally competitive (Part B); to amend the
  education law, in relation to the availability of school district  and
  board of cooperative educational services report cards, establishing a
  more comprehensive school evaluation system for grading public schools
  within  the state and establishing an educational data warehouse (Part
  C); and to amend the education  law,  in  relation  to  evaluation  of
  teachers  and  school district employee disciplinary proceedings (Part
  D)

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

  Section  1.  This  act enacts into law major components of legislation
relating to the reformation of state educational standards. Each  compo-
nent  is wholly contained within a Part identified as Parts A through D.
The effective date for each particular provision contained  within  such
Part is set forth in the last section of such Part. Any provision in any
section  contained  within  a  Part, including the effective date of the

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14897-05-0

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