senate Bill S1740

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes the reimbursement of non-public schools and teachers

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to education
Jan 12, 2011 referred to education

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S1740 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2127

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

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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