senate Bill S3229A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes the board of education of any school district in the state to enter into a contract for the sale of advertising space on the exterior sides of school buses

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to education
May 06, 2011 print number 3229a
amend and recommit to education
Feb 14, 2011 referred to education

Co-Sponsors

S3229 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7701
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §3638, Ed L

S3229 - Summary

Authorizes the board of education of any school district in the state to enter into a contract for the sale of advertising space on the exterior sides of school buses owned or leased by the school district; advertisements for tobacco or alcohol products or for political advocacy are prohibited; all advertisements require prior approval by the local board of education; revenue retained by the school district making such contract (view more) provisions do not apply to cities with a population of one million or more.

S3229 - Sponsor Memo

S3229 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3229

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 14, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GRISANTI, GALLIVAN, LARKIN -- read twice and ordered
  printed,  and  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Educa-
  tion

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation  to  advertising  on  the
  exterior sides of school buses

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

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new  section  3638
to read as follows:
  S  3638. ADVERTISING ON SCHOOL BUSES. 1. THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF ANY
SCHOOL DISTRICT IN THE STATE MAY ENTER INTO A CONTRACT FOR THE  SALE  OF
ADVERTISING  SPACE ON THE EXTERIOR SIDES OF SCHOOL BUSES OWNED OR LEASED
BY THE SCHOOL DISTRICT, SUBJECT TO THE LIMITATIONS  SET  FORTH  IN  THIS
SECTION.
  2.  ADVERTISEMENTS  FOR  TOBACCO  OR ALCOHOL PRODUCTS OR FOR POLITICAL
ADVOCACY SHALL BE PROHIBITED, IN ADDITION TO  ANY  OTHER  ADVERTISEMENTS
FOR  PRODUCTS  OR  SERVICES  OR  BY SPONSORS THAT THE COMMISSIONER DEEMS
INAPPROPRIATE.
  3. ALL ADVERTISEMENTS SHALL REQUIRE PRIOR APPROVAL BY THE LOCAL  BOARD
OF EDUCATION.
  S  2.  This  act  shall take effect on the sixtieth day after it shall
have become a law. 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.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08451-01-1

Co-Sponsors

S3229A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7701
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §3638, Ed L

S3229A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the board of education of any school district in the state to enter into a contract for the sale of advertising space on the exterior sides of school buses owned or leased by the school district; advertisements for tobacco or alcohol products or for political advocacy are prohibited; all advertisements require prior approval by the local board of education; revenue retained by the school district making such contract (view more) provisions do not apply to cities with a population of one million or more.

S3229A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3229A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3229--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 14, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GRISANTI, GALLIVAN, LARKIN -- read twice and ordered
  printed,  and  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Educa-
  tion -- committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the education law, in relation to advertising on the
  exterior sides of school buses

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

  Section  1.  The education law is amended by adding a new section 3638
to read as follows:
  S 3638. ADVERTISING ON SCHOOL BUSES. 1. THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF  ANY
SCHOOL  DISTRICT  IN THE STATE MAY ENTER INTO A CONTRACT FOR THE SALE OF
ADVERTISING SPACE ON THE EXTERIOR SIDES OF SCHOOL BUSES OWNED OR  LEASED
BY  THE  SCHOOL  DISTRICT,  SUBJECT TO THE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH IN THIS
SECTION.
  2. ADVERTISEMENTS FOR TOBACCO OR ALCOHOL  PRODUCTS  OR  FOR  POLITICAL
ADVOCACY  SHALL  BE  PROHIBITED, IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER ADVERTISEMENTS
FOR PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OR BY  SPONSORS  THAT  THE  COMMISSIONER  DEEMS
INAPPROPRIATE.
  3.  ALL ADVERTISEMENTS SHALL REQUIRE PRIOR APPROVAL BY THE LOCAL BOARD
OF EDUCATION.
  4. REVENUE DERIVED FROM ADVERTISEMENT CONTRACTS SHALL BE  RETAINED  BY
THE SCHOOL DISTRICT MAKING SUCH CONTRACT.
  5.  THE  PROVISIONS  OF  THIS SECTION SHALL NOT APPLY TO CITIES WITH A
POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the sixtieth  day  after  it  shall
have become a law. 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.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08451-02-1

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