Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 05, 2012
reported and committed to finance
|May 01, 2012
referred to higher education
Senate Bill S7152
2011-2012 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2011-S7152 (ACTIVE) - Details
2011-S7152 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S7152 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to payments to community colleges by the state, and to repeal subdivision 10 of section 6305 of the education law relating to state reimbursement to counties for amounts paid on behalf of non-resident students in attendance at the fashion institute of technology PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to alleviate the financial burden on New York State counties from having to pay charge back fees to FIT for upper division programs. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Provides that subject to the availability of appropriation, that state shall pay the charge back fees for baccalaureate and masters degree programs to FIT. On or before March 31, 2012, the state shall pay 50% of the costs and on or before June 1, 2013, the state shall make the remaining 50% payment to FIT. This section further provides that on or after June 1, 2014 and thereafter, the state shall pay 100% of such costs. In the event that the state does not pay, the counties that issue the certificate of residences shall make such payments.
2011-S7152 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7152 I N S E N A T E May 1, 2012 ___________ Introduced by Sens. LAVALLE, JOHNSON, ZELDIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to payments to community colleges by the state, and to repeal subdivision 10 of section 6305 of the education law relating to state reimbursement to counties for amounts paid on behalf of non-resident students in attendance at the fashion institute of technology THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 6302 of the education law, as amended by chapter 552 of the laws of 1984, is amended to read as follows: 3. In the city of New York, the [board] DEPARTMENT of education, with the approval of the state university trustees, may act as a local spon- sor in the establishment and operation, as a community college, of a post secondary technical vocational training institution which is partly supported by such [board] DEPARTMENT of education and partly supported by an educational foundation for an industry chartered by the board of regents. In addition to the community college programs and curricula authorized by this article, the institution may offer such baccalau- reate, masters degree programs and curricula in support of its mission, in accordance with standards and regulations prescribed by the state university trustees, as may be authorized pursuant to the provisions of the master plan. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the insti- tution shall be financed and administered in the manner provided for community colleges; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT SUBJECT TO THE AVAILABILITY OF STATE APPROPRIATION, CHARGE BACKS FOR BACCALAUREATE AND MASTERS DEGREE NON-RESIDENTS OF THE LOCAL COLLEGE SPONSOR, AS REQUIRED BY SECTION SIXTY-THREE HUNDRED FIVE OF THIS ARTICLE TO BE PAID BY THE NEW YORK STATE COUNTY OF SUCH NON-RESIDENT STUDENT, SHALL BE PAID BY THE STATE OF NEW YORK. ON OR BEFORE MARCH THIRTY-FIRST, TWO THOUSAND THIR- TEEN, THE STATE SHALL MAKE FIFTY PERCENT OF SUCH PAYMENT TO SUCH COMMU- NITY COLLEGE, AND ON OR AFTER JUNE FIRST, TWO THOUSAND THIRTEEN, THE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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