|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to education|
|Jan 12, 2011||referred to education|
senate Bill S1740
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1740 - Details
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S1740 - Summary
Authorizes the reimbursement of non-public schools and teachers for training to properly administer, grade, compile and report the results of the state-prepared examinations and to teach their students the subjects for which the state administers assessment tests.
S1740 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1740 TITLE OF BILL: An act in relation to reimbursing non-public schools and teachers for training PURPOSE: To reimburse non-public schools for costs associated with preparing. teachers to handle various facets of state-prepared examinations. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This bill would require the state to directly reimburse non-public schools for the costs associated with two days of training for teachers to prepare them in the areas of administering, grading, compiling, and reporting the results of state-prepared examinations. In addition, the state would be required to directly reimburse non-public school teachers the lesser of (i) the pro rata portion of their salary that they are foregoing in order to obtain such training or (ii) an amount equivalent to the pro rata share of the aver- age salary of public school teachers in the school districts in which the non-public school is located.
S1740 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1740 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 12, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. GOLDEN, GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education AN ACT in relation to reimbursing non-public schools and teachers for training THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, the state shall reimburse non-public schools directly for the costs associated with two days of training for teachers to assist them in preparing their students to meet the state's educational standards. Furthermore, the state shall directly reimburse non-public school teach- ers in an amount equal to the lesser of (i) the pro rata portion of their salary that they are foregoing in order to obtain such training or (ii) an amount equivalent to the pro rata share of the average salary of public school teachers in the school districts in which the non-public schools are located. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04220-01-1
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