|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to education|
|Jan 10, 2011||referred to education|
senate Bill S1585
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1585 - Details
- Law Section:
- Education Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §3214, Ed L
- Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1585 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1585 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the workers' compensation law, in relation to chronic care for injured workers PURPOSE: This legislation allows the workers compensation board to allow for a monthly dollar allowance or treatment frequency for injured workers whose injuries are deemed to be long term or permanent. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section I of the bill allows injured workers whose injuries are deemed long term or permanent by the workers compensation board where no change is anticipated by continued care and all treatment options have been exhausted allows the board to approve a monthly dollar allowance or treatment frequency for the injured worker to continue to receive care within the specialty of their choice for the purpose of pain management and/or sustaining functional capacity. Further stipulates that if an injured worker chooses to exceed the treatment recommended, the injured worker shall have the option of signing a waiver and paying the provider privately for the amount that exceeds the recommendation.
S1585 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1585 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 10, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. OPPENHEIMER -- 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 involuntary transfer of violent or disruptive pupils THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The subdivision heading and paragraph a of subdivision 3 of section 3214 of the education law, as amended by chapter 181 of the laws of 2000, are amended to read as follows: [Suspension] DISCIPLINE of a pupil. a. The board of education, board of trustees or sole trustee, the superintendent of schools, district superintendent of schools or principal of a school may suspend the following pupils from required attendance upon instruction AND/OR TRANS- FER THE FOLLOWING PUPILS FROM THEIR CURRENT CLASSROOM SETTING TO A MORE APPROPRIATE EDUCATIONAL SETTING IN ANOTHER SCHOOL: A pupil who is insubordinate or disorderly or violent or disruptive, or whose conduct otherwise endangers the safety, morals, health or welfare of others. S 2. Subparagraph 1 of paragraph c of subdivision 3 of section 3214 of the education law, as amended by chapter 430 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows: (1) No pupil may be suspended for a period in excess of five school days AND/OR TRANSFERRED unless such pupil and the person in parental relation to such pupil shall have had an opportunity for a fair hearing, upon reasonable notice, at which such pupil shall have the right of representation by counsel, with the right to question witnesses against such pupil and to present witnesses and other evidence on his or her behalf. Where the pupil is a student with a disability or a student presumed to have a disability, the provisions of paragraph g of this subdivision shall also apply. Where a pupil has been suspended AND/OR TRANSFERRED in accordance with this subparagraph by a superintendent of EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05291-01-1
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