senate Bill S7519A

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes the city of Rochester school district to require kindergarten attendance

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 18, 2012 signed chap.167
Jul 06, 2012 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2012 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1429
substituted for s7519a
Jun 20, 2012 substituted by a10216a
vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1429
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 12, 2012 print number 7519a
amend and recommit to education
May 31, 2012 referred to education

Votes

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Jun 20, 2012 - Rules committee Vote

S7519A
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Bill Amendments

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S7519 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10216A
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3205, Ed L

S7519 - Summary

Authorizes the Rochester city school district to require kindergarten attendance.

S7519 - Sponsor Memo

S7519 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7519

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 31, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ROBACH -- 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  authorizing  the
  Rochester  city  school  district to require minors age five to attend
  kindergarten

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  2  of  section  3205 of the education law is
amended by adding a new paragraph d to read as follows:
  D. THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE ROCHESTER  CITY  SCHOOL  DISTRICT  IS
HEREBY  AUTHORIZED  TO  REQUIRE  MINORS  WHO ARE FIVE YEARS OF AGE ON OR
BEFORE DECEMBER FIRST TO ATTEND KINDERGARTEN INSTRUCTION.  HOWEVER,  THE
PROVISIONS  OF  THIS  PARAGRAPH  SHALL NOT APPLY TO STUDENTS ENROLLED IN
NON-PUBLIC SCHOOLS OR IN HOME INSTRUCTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15842-01-2

S7519A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10216A
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3205, Ed L

S7519A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the Rochester city school district to require kindergarten attendance.

S7519A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7519A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7519--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 31, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ROBACH -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Education  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education  law,  in relation to authorizing the
  Rochester city school district to require minors age  five  to  attend
  kindergarten

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

  Section 1. Paragraph c of subdivision 2 of section 3205 of the  educa-
tion  law,  as  added  by chapter 546 of the laws of 1987, is amended to
read as follows:
  c. The board of education of the Syracuse city school district AND THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THE CITY OF  ROCHESTER
[is]  ARE  hereby authorized to require minors who are five years of age
on or before December first to attend kindergarten instruction. However,
the provisions of this paragraph shall not apply to:
  (i) Minors whose parents elect not to enroll their children in  school
until the following September.
  (ii) Students enrolled in non-public schools or in home instruction.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15842-03-2

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