senate Bill S1584

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Creates a facilitator center for private and parochial schools

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to education
Jan 10, 2011 referred to education

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S1584 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง115, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5415

S1584 - Summary

Creates a facilitator center for private and parochial schools.

S1584 - Sponsor Memo

S1584 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1584

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. OPPENHEIMER, DIAZ -- 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 establishment of a
  facilitator center for private and parochial schools

  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 115 to
read as follows:
  S 115. FACILITATOR CENTER FOR PRIVATE AND PAROCHIAL SCHOOLS.  1. THERE
IS  HEREBY  ESTABLISHED THE FACILITATOR CENTER FOR PRIVATE AND PAROCHIAL
SCHOOLS TO SUPPORT THE ACTIVITIES OF INDEPENDENT AND  RELIGIOUS  SCHOOLS
IN  THE STATE; TO PROMOTE, FOSTER, AND ENCOURAGE ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AND
SCHOLASTIC ACHIEVEMENT IN SUCH SCHOOLS; TO RECEIVE  ALLOCATIONS  OF  AID
FROM  THE FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS AND SUBDIVISIONS THEREOF;
TO ADMINISTER AND EXPEND SUCH ALLOCATIONS ON BEHALF OF SUCH  SCHOOLS  IN
ACCORDANCE  WITH THE LAWS, RULES AND/OR REGULATIONS GOVERNING SUCH ALLO-
CATIONS.
  2. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL, UPON THE REQUEST OF ONE OR MORE PRIVATE AND
PAROCHIAL SCHOOLS, REALLOCATE TO THE FACILITATOR  CENTER  SUCH  FEDERAL,
STATE OR LOCAL EDUCATION FUNDS AS HAVE BEEN IDENTIFIED BY SUCH SCHOOL OR
SCHOOLS  IN  ORDER  THAT  SUCH  FUNDS BE ADMINISTERED BY THE FACILITATOR
CENTER. THE ADMINISTRATIVE CHARGES  OF  THE  FACILITATOR  CENTER,  WHICH
SHALL BE DEDUCTED FROM SUCH FEDERAL, STATE AND/OR LOCAL EDUCATION FUNDS,
SHALL BE ESTABLISHED AND ADJUSTED ACCORDING TO A MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT
BETWEEN THE COMMISSIONER, THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF THE FACILITATOR
CENTER AND A REPRESENTATIVE OF SUCH SCHOOL OR SCHOOLS.
  3.  THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PROMULGATE ANY RULE OR REGULATION NECESSARY
TO CARRY OUT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05292-01-1

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