senate Bill S3066

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Requires the display and distribution of the parental bill of rights by the city school district of the city of New York

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to education
Apr 04, 2011 notice of committee consideration - requested
Feb 08, 2011 referred to education

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S3066 - Details

Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง2590-h, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5452B

S3066 - Summary

Requires the display and distribution of the parental bill of rights by the city school district of the city of New York.

S3066 - Sponsor Memo

S3066 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3066

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 8, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  HUNTLEY,  ADAMS, HASSELL-THOMPSON, PARKER -- 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 the display and
  distribution of the  parental  bill  of  rights  in  the  city  school
  district of the city of New York

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

  Section 1. Section 2590-h of the education law is amended by adding  a
new subdivision 15-a to read as follows:
  15-A.  REQUIRE  ALL  SCHOOLS  WITHIN  THE CITY DISTRICT TO DISPLAY THE
PARENTAL BILL OF RIGHTS, PROVIDED FOR IN  SUBDIVISION  FIFTEEN  OF  THIS
SECTION, IN A PROMINENT PLACE WITHIN THE LOBBY AREA OF EACH SUCH SCHOOL.
THE PARENTAL BILL OF RIGHTS SHALL BE DISPLAYED IN BOTH ENGLISH AND SPAN-
ISH.  THE  CHANCELLOR  SHALL  ALSO  REQUIRE  ALL SCHOOLS WITHIN THE CITY
DISTRICT TO MAKE AVAILABLE, ON AN ANNUAL BASIS, A COPY OF  THE  PARENTAL
BILL  OF  RIGHTS  TO PARENTS OR PERSONS IN PARENTAL RELATION TO CHILDREN
ATTENDING SCHOOLS WITHIN THE CITY DISTRICT. SUCH COPIES  SHALL  BE  MADE
AVAILABLE TO THE PARENTS OR PERSONS IN PARENTAL RELATION TO THE CHILDREN
ATTENDING  SCHOOLS WITHIN THE CITY DISTRICT IN THE LANGUAGE OR LANGUAGES
PREDOMINANTLY SPOKEN IN THE COMMUNITY IN WHICH THE  SCHOOL  IS  LOCATED.
COPIES  OF THE BILL OF RIGHTS SHALL ALSO BE MADE AVAILABLE IN INDIVIDUAL
SCHOOLS TO THE PARENTS OR PERSONS IN PARENTAL RELATION TO  THE  CHILDREN
ATTENDING  SCHOOLS WITHIN THE CITY DISTRICT IN THE LANGUAGE OR LANGUAGES
PREDOMINANTLY SPOKEN IN THE COMMUNITY IN WHICH THE SCHOOL IS LOCATED.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
it shall have become a law; provided, however, that:
  (a) effective immediately, the addition, amendment  and/or  repeal  of
any  rule  or regulation necessary for the implementation of this act on
its effective date are authorized and directed to be made and  completed
on or before such effective date; and

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05648-01-1

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