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|Jan 04, 2012||referred to education|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to education|
senate Bill S180
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S180 - Details
S180 - Summary
Requires persons in parental relation to an individual or a person required to attend school to submit proof of age and parental relation to school in which individual is enrolled; requires school superintendent to make inquiry of statewide central register for missing children if such information is not provided and the individual may be a missing child; requires records of age and parental relation to be maintained by schools pursuant to regulations of the commissioner of education; requires transfer of such records upon transfer of minor to another school… (view more) requires notification of law enforcement if there is an appearance of custodial interference.
S180 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S180 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to information concerning minor school children enrolling in and transferring to schools PURPOSE: This bill would require schools to gather certain parental information and records when enrolling a minor child in school and would require superintendents or their agents to access the statewide register of missing children upon a suspicion that the child is a victim of kidnapping or custodial interference. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: The Education Law would be amended requiring schools to ascertain the relationship between the minor child and the individual enrolling the child into school. School superintendents or their agents would be required to check the statewide register of missing children upon any suspicion that the child is a victim of a kidnapping or custodial interference. The Education Law would be further amended to require schools to request, within 15 days of a minor child's enrollment, that the child's previous school forward his/her records. Schools would be required to notify law enforcement agents if either: a) a child has withdrawn from school during the school term, and the school has not received an official request for the child's records
S180 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 180 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MAZIARZ -- 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 information concerning minor school children enrolling in and transferring to schools THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The opening paragraph and paragraph a of subdivision 2 of section 3212 of the education law, the opening paragraph as amended by chapter 919 of the laws of 1974 and paragraph a as amended by chapter 690 of the laws of 1994, are amended to read as follows: Every person in parental relation to another individual [included] OR A MINOR REQUIRED TO ATTEND UPON INSTRUCTION by the provisions of THIS part [one of this article]: a. Shall submit at the time such individual IS NEWLY REGISTERED IN A SCHOOL DISTRICT IN WHICH THEY WERE NEVER PREVIOUSLY REGISTERED begins to attend upon instruction evidence of (I) age as required for the issuance of an employment certificate AND (II) THE NATURE OF THE PARENTAL RELATIONSHIP AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION, or show that such evidence cannot be produced. [When such evidence cannot be produced, or when circumstances exist which reasonably indicate that such individual may be a missing child, the superintendent of schools or his or her authorized representative shall report and make inquiry to the statewide central register for missing children pursuant to section eight hundred thirty-seven-e of the executive law. If such child appears to match a child registered with the statewide central register for missing children, or one registered with the national crime information center register, the superintendent or his or her authorized represen- tative shall immediately contact the local law enforcement authority. No civil or criminal liability shall arise or attach to any school district or employee thereof for any act or omission to act as a result of, or in EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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