senate Bill S1152

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes the commission on education in the twenty-first century

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
Jan 05, 2011 referred to finance

S1152 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A416
Law Section:
Commissions
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S8442, A9510

S1152 - Summary

Establishes the commission on education in the twenty-first century which shall examine the system of school districts and the delivery of education related services in the state and shall recommend changes to that system.

S1152 - Sponsor Memo

S1152 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1152

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT in relation to establishing the commission on  education  in  the
  twenty-first  century; and providing for the repeal of such provisions
  upon expiration thereof

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

  Section  1. Commission established. (a) There is hereby created in the
executive department a commission to be  known  as  the  "commission  on
education  in  the  twenty-first  century", hereafter referred to as the
"commission", which shall be charged with examining the system of school
districts and the delivery of education related  services  in  New  York
state  and  recommending  changes  to  that  system  in light of factors
submitted pursuant to section  four  of  this  act  and  any  additional
factors established by the commission.
  (b)  The  commission  shall consist of eighteen statewide members, and
regional members appointed pursuant to section  six  of  this  act.  The
eighteen  statewide  members  shall  be  appointed  as  follows: (i) two
members shall be appointed by the temporary  president  of  the  senate;
(ii)  two  members  shall  be  appointed by the speaker of the assembly;
(iii) one member shall be  appointed  by  the  minority  leader  of  the
senate; (iv) one member shall be appointed by the minority leader of the
assembly;  (v)  two members shall be appointed by the governor; and (vi)
ten members shall be appointed by the board of  regents.  The  board  of
regents  shall  designate  the chair from among the statewide members of
the commission.
  (c) The members of the commission shall receive  no  compensation  for
their  services as members, but shall be allowed their actual and neces-
sary expenses incurred in the performance of their duties.   Members  of
the  commission  shall  be  considered  public  officers for purposes of
section 17 of the public officers law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00889-01-1

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