senate Bill S7630

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Requires that all students attending schools scheduled to be closed or to undergo a significant change be assigned to new schools prior to the implementation of the closing or change

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Apr 27, 2010 referred to education

S7630 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10580
Current Committee:
Senate Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง2590-h, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S264, A2319
2013-2014: S1326, A1784
2015-2016: S1576, A8573
2017-2018: S3731, A1347
2019-2020: S725, A8669
2021-2022: S9153, A7154, A9547
2023-2024: S911, A1062

S7630 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires that all students attending schools scheduled to be closed or to undergo a significant change be assigned to new schools prior to the implementation of the closing or change.

S7630 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7630 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7630

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 27, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MONTGOMERY  -- 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  requiring  that  all
  students  attending  schools  scheduled  to  be closed or to undergo a
  significant change be assigned to new schools prior to the implementa-
  tion of the closing or change

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (b) and (e) of subdivision 2-a of section 2590-h
of the education law, as amended by chapter 345 of the laws of 2009, are
amended to read as follows:
  (b)  Such  educational  impact  statement  shall include the following
information regarding the proposed school closing or significant  change
in school utilization:
  (i) the current and projected pupil enrollment of the affected school,
the prospective need for such school building, the ramifications of such
school  closing  or  significant  change  in school utilization upon the
community, initial costs and savings resulting from such school  closing
or significant change in school utilization, the potential disposability
of any closed school;
  (ii)  the impacts of the proposed school closing or significant change
in school utilization to any affected students;
  (iii) an outline of any proposed or potential use of the school build-
ing for other educational programs or administrative services;
  (iv) the effect of such school closing or significant change in school
utilization on personnel  needs,  the  costs  of  instruction,  adminis-
tration, transportation, and other support services;
  (v)  the  type,  age,  and physical condition of such school building,
maintenance, and energy costs, recent or planned  improvements  to  such
school building, and such building's special features;
  (vi)  the  ability of other schools in the affected community district
to accommodate pupils following the school closure or significant change
in school utilization, THE CURRENT AND  PROJECTED  PUPIL  ENROLLMENT  AT

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD16487-02-0

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