assembly Bill A1068A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Enacts the "New York state YouthBuild act"; appropriation

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 12, 2014 print number 1068a
Feb 12, 2014 amend (t) and recommit to education
Jan 08, 2014 referred to education
Jan 09, 2013 referred to education

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A1068 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5919
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §4608, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A483, S2202
2011-2012: A22, S3368
2015-2016: A835, S1749
2017-2018: A13, S3738
2019-2020: A165

A1068 - Summary

Enacts the "New York state YouthBuild act"; sets program requirements; authorizes the commissioner of education to make grants to eligible YouthBuild programs and to establish application requirements; expands the number of YouthBuild programs in New York state (view more) makes an appropriation therefor.

A1068 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1068

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. CAHILL, CLARK, COOK, CYMBROWITZ, ENGLEBRIGHT,
  GANTT,  JAFFEE,  MILLMAN,  ORTIZ,  RIVERA,  TITUS,  WRIGHT,  KAVANAGH,
  CAMARA,  AUBRY  --  Multi-Sponsored  by  -- M. of A. BRENNAN, FARRELL,
  GOTTFRIED, V. LOPEZ, LUPARDO, PEOPLES-STOKES -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to enacting the New  York
  YouthBuild demonstration program; and making an appropriation therefor

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "New York YouthBuild demonstration program".
  S 2. Legislative intent. The legislature seeks to support economically
disadvantaged youth, especially youth who have not finished high school,
to obtain the education, work experience skills training, personal coun-
seling,  leadership  development  skills training, job placement assist-
ance, and long-term follow-up services necessary  for  them  to  achieve
permanent  economic  self-sufficiency,  while at the same time providing
valuable community service that addresses urgent community needs includ-
ing the demand for affordable housing and the need for young role models
and mentors for younger teenagers and children.
  The legislature further intends to foster the development  of  leader-
ship skills and a commitment to community development among youth and to
ensure  maximum  educational achievement of program participants through
GED attainment and transition to institutions of higher education, where
appropriate.
  The legislature further intends to provide communities the opportunity
to establish or rebuild neighborhood stability in economically depressed
and low-income areas, as well as historic areas requiring restoration or
preservation, while providing economically disadvantaged youth and youth

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03523-01-3

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A1068A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5919
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §4608, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A483, S2202
2011-2012: A22, S3368
2015-2016: A835, S1749
2017-2018: A13, S3738
2019-2020: A165

A1068A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the "New York state YouthBuild act"; sets program requirements; authorizes the commissioner of education to make grants to eligible YouthBuild programs and to establish application requirements; expands the number of YouthBuild programs in New York state (view more) makes an appropriation therefor.

A1068A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1068--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. CAHILL, CLARK, COOK, CYMBROWITZ, ENGLEBRIGHT,
  GANTT,  JAFFEE,  MILLMAN,  ORTIZ,  RIVERA,  TITUS,  WRIGHT,  KAVANAGH,
  CAMARA,  AUBRY,  RODRIGUEZ  -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BRENNAN,
  FARRELL, GOTTFRIED, LUPARDO, PEOPLES-STOKES -- read once and  referred
  to  the  Committee  on  Education  --  recommitted to the Committee on
  Education in accordance with Assembly Rule  3,  sec.  2  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to enacting the "New York
  state  YouthBuild  act"; setting program requirements; authorizing the
  commissioner of  education  to  make  grants  to  eligible  YouthBuild
  programs  and  to  establish  application  requirements; expanding the
  number of YouthBuild programs in New York state; and making an  appro-
  priation therefor

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "New York state YouthBuild act".
  S 2. Legislative intent. The legislature seeks to support economically
disadvantaged youth, especially youth who have not finished high school,
to obtain the education, work experience skills training, personal coun-
seling,  leadership  development  skills training, job placement assist-
ance, and long-term follow-up services necessary  for  them  to  achieve
permanent  economic  self-sufficiency,  while at the same time providing
valuable community service that addresses urgent community needs includ-
ing the demand for affordable housing and the need for young role models
and mentors for younger teenagers and children.
  The legislature further intends to foster the development  of  leader-
ship skills and a commitment to community development among youth and to
ensure  maximum  educational achievement of program participants through

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

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