senate Bill S1631

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides for the trustees of the state university of New York to establish a college of engineering and applied sciences in the city of Yonkers

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

S1631 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10284
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง352, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S3501, A5361
2011-2012: A2436

S1631 - Summary

Provides for the trustees of the state university of New York to establish a four-year college of engineering and applied sciences in the city of Yonkers within the state university system.

S1631 - Sponsor Memo

S1631 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1631

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  STEWART-COUSINS -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education

AN ACT to amend the education  law,  in  relation  to  providing  for  a
  college of engineering and applied sciences within the state universi-
  ty  of  New  York  system;  and to authorize the trustees of the state
  university of New York to establish a four-year SUNY college of  engi-
  neering and applied sciences in the city of Yonkers

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section  352  of  the  education  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  552  of  the  laws  of 1985, is amended to read as
follows:
  3. The state university shall consist of the four  university  centers
at  Albany, Binghamton, Buffalo and Stony Brook, the designated colleges
of arts and sciences at Brockport, Buffalo, Cortland, Fredonia, Geneseo,
New Paltz, Old  Westbury,  Oneonta,  Oswego,  Plattsburgh,  Potsdam  and
Purchase,  THE  COLLEGE  OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCES AT YONKERS,
empire state college, the agricultural and technical colleges at Alfred,
Canton,  Cobleskill,  Delhi,  Farmingdale  and  Morrisville,   downstate
medical  center,  upstate  medical center, the college of optometry, the
college of environmental science and  forestry,  maritime  college,  the
college  of technology at Utica/Rome, the statutory or contract colleges
at Cornell university and Alfred university, and such additional univer-
sities, colleges and other institutions, facilities and research centers
as have been or hereafter may  be  acquired,  established,  operated  or
contracted  to  be  operated for the state by the state university trus-
tees.
  S 2. (a) The trustees of the state university of New York  are  hereby
authorized  and  directed  to immediately take all actions to create and
establish within the state university system, and subject to the  juris-
diction  of such board of trustees, a college of engineering and applied

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04058-01-1

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