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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to education|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to education|
senate Bill S1160
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S1160 - Details
S1160 - Summary
Restores the tuition freeze for charter schools to the 2009-2010 school year level for the City School District of the city of Albany.
S1160 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1160 REVISED 1/8/13 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to charter school tuition PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To restore the tuition freeze for charter schools to the 2008-2009 school year level for the City of Albany School District. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends subparagraph (iii) of paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 2856 of the education law, as added by section 21 of part A of chapter 58 of the laws of 2011. Section 2: Amends subdivision 1 of section 2856 of the education law, as amended by section 22 of part A of chapter 58 of the laws of 2011. Section 3: Effective date. JUSTIFICATION: On July 7, 2010 Governor Paterson vetoed S.6607B, the Article VII bill for the Education, Labor and Family assistance budget (ELFA). By doing so he lifted the freeze on per pupil "tuition" paid by school districts to charter schools, This freeze would mean that charter schools would receive tuition based on the district's operating expenses for the 2006-2007 school year. This charter school
S1160 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1160 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BRESLIN -- 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 charter school tuition THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraph (iii) of paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 2856 of the education law, as added by section 21 of part A of chapter 58 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: (iii) for the two thousand ten--two thousand eleven through [two thou- sand twelve--two thousand thirteen] TWO THOUSAND ELEVEN--TWO THOUSAND TWELVE school years, the charter school basic tuition shall be the basic tuition computed for the two thousand ten--two thousand eleven school year pursuant to the provisions of subparagraph (i) of this paragraph; (IV) FOR THE TWO THOUSAND TWELVE--TWO THOUSAND THIRTEEN SCHOOL YEAR, THE CHARTER SCHOOL BASIC TUITION SHALL BE THE BASIC TUITION COMPUTED FOR THE TWO THOUSAND TEN--TWO THOUSAND ELEVEN SCHOOL YEAR PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF SUBPARAGRAPH (I) OF THIS PARAGRAPH, PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT FOR A SCHOOL DISTRICT WITH PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT ENROLLMENT FOR THE BASE YEAR, CALCULATED PURSUANT TO SUBPARAGRAPH TWO OF PARAGRAPH N OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION THIRTY-SIX HUNDRED TWO OF THIS CHAPTER, IN EXCESS OF FIVE THOUSAND PUPILS, WHERE THE QUOTIENT OF THE BASE YEAR RESIDENT PUPILS ENROLLED IN CHARTER SCHOOLS OTHER THAN CHARTER SCHOOLS CONVERTED FROM AN EXISTING PUBLIC SCHOOL AND FORMED BY A SCHOOL DISTRICT AS A CHARTER ENTITY PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (A) OF SUBDIVISION THREE OF SECTION TWENTY-EIGHT HUNDRED FIFTY-ONE OF THIS ARTICLE, DIVIDED BY THE PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT ENROLLMENT FOR THE BASE YEAR, CALCULATED PURSUANT TO SUBPARAGRAPH TWO OF PARAGRAPH N OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION THIR- TY-SIX HUNDRED TWO OF THIS CHAPTER IS TWENTY PERCENT OR MORE, BASED ON DATA ON FILE WITH THE COMMISSIONER AND IN THE DATABASE USED BY THE COMMISSIONER TO PRODUCE AN UPDATED ELECTRONIC DATA FILE ON FEBRUARY EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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