senate Bill S4378

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes the Hudson School of Math, Science and Engineering Regional Technology Institute; provides governing board powers and duties

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to education
May 17, 2011 reported and committed to finance
Apr 01, 2011 referred to education

Votes

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May 17, 2011 - Education committee Vote

S4378
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
1
Excused
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Abstained
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Education Committee Vote: May 17, 2011

aye wr (1)
excused (1)

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S4378 - Details

Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3184

S4378 - Summary

Establishes the Hudson School of Math, Science and Engineering Regional Technology Institute; provides governing board, powers and duties; purpose being to expand learning opportunities, particularly in various high-tech fields for students in the Orange-Ulster BOCES and adjoining school districts.

S4378 - Sponsor Memo

S4378 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4378

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 1, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. BONACIC, LARKIN -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education

AN ACT to establish the Hudson School of  Math,  Science  &  Engineering
  Regional  Technology  Institute  to provide instruction to students in
  the Orange-Ulster BOCES and the Ulster BOCES  in  a  technology  based
  learning process of core academic areas

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

  Section 1. Legislative intent. The purpose of this act is to establish
the Hudson School of Math, Science  &  Engineering  Regional  Technology
Institute.  The  Hudson  School  of Math, Science & Engineering Regional
Technology Institute shall provide a high school course  of  instruction
for grades nine through twelve, dedicated to providing expanded learning
opportunities  to  students  residing  in  the  Orange-Ulster BOCES, the
Ulster BOCES, and in  the  school  districts  of  such  adjoining  BOCES
districts  as  who  request to participate through agreement between the
BOCES superintendent and the board hereinafter established, the areas of
technology as well as the core academic areas required for the  issuance
of  high  school  diplomas  in accordance with the rules and regulations
promulgated by the board of regents. The legislature  hereby  finds  and
declares  that the establishment of the Hudson School of Math, Science &
Engineering Regional Technology Institute is a  necessary  component  to
the  development of the Mid-Hudson region of New York state and a neces-
sary link to fostering the development and advancement of emerging tech-
nologies. This school will advance the interests  of  the  Orange-Ulster
area  and  New York state by engaging students in rigorous and enriching
educational experiences focused on emerging technologies,  project-based
learning  and  collaboration and by providing that experience within the
context of a business and learning community for the purpose of directly
connecting student learning with real world experience in advanced tech-
nical facilities. It is expressly found that the establishment and oper-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02377-01-1

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