senate Bill S6688

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to mandate relief for school districts and other educational entities; repealer

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Jun 05, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Mar 09, 2012 referred to education

S6688 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10290
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §3641 sub 4 ¶d, §1950 sub 17, §4402 sub 1 ¶b sub¶ 3 cl h, sub 1 ¶b sub¶ 1 cl (d), sub 1 ¶b sub¶ 3 cl (d-2), §4403 sub 18, amd Ed L, generally; amd §103, Gen Muni L; amd §6-0107, En Con L; amd §375, V & T L; rpld §353 sub 15, Exec L

S6688 - Summary

Relates to mandate relief for school districts and other educational entities.

S6688 - Sponsor Memo

S6688 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6688

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 9, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  FLANAGAN  --  (at  request  of the State Education
  Department) -- 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 establishing Earth
  day; to amend the education law, in relation  to  mandate  relief  for
  school  districts and certain other educational entities; to amend the
  education law, in relation to removing references to subcommittees  on
  special  education;  to  amend  the  education law, in relation to the
  provision of special  education  programs  and  services  to  students
  parentally placed in non-public schools through dual enrollment in the
  public schools; to amend the education law, in relation to eliminating
  the  requirement  that the commissioner of education make appointments
  to the  state-supported  schools;  to  amend  the  education  law,  in
  relation  to  the  committee  on special education membership require-
  ments; to amend the education law,  in  relation  to  eliminating  the
  requirement for written parental consent prior to initial placement of
  a  student  with  a  disability in a July/August program; to amend the
  education law, in relation to transportation of students with disabil-
  ities parentally placed in a private school; to  amend  the  education
  law,  in  relation  to  establishing  that  all  school  districts are
  approved evaluators of preschool students suspected of having a  disa-
  bility;  to  amend  the  education  law, in relation to the statute of
  limitations for special education due process hearings; to  amend  the
  education  law  relating  to  committee on preschool special education
  membership; to amend the education law, in relation to  the  selection
  of  a  preschool evaluator; to amend the education law, in relation to
  referrals to state adult service agencies for  certain  students  with
  disabilities  who  have  reached  the  age of 18; to amend the general
  municipal law, in relation to school districts or board of cooperative
  educational services option to purchase goods and services;  to  amend
  the  general  municipal  law,  in  relation  to  authorizing  award of
  contracts for goods or services on the basis of better value; to amend
  the environmental conservation law, in relation to state smart  growth
  public  infrastructure criteria; to amend the vehicle and traffic law,
  in relation to school omnibus signs complying with federal motor vehi-
  cle safety standards; to  repeal  paragraph  d  of  subdivision  4  of
  section  3641  of the education law relating to special apportionments

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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