senate Bill S1400

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Creates youth employment and career development program in N.Y. city high schools administered by N.Y. city board of education; appropriation

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S1400 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2845
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Appropriations
Laws Affected:
Amd §2590-g, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1722, A1733
2009-2010: S4150A, A5202A

S1400 - Summary

Creates a youth employment and career development program in New York city high schools administered by New York city board of education to encourage the development of part and full-time jobs for high school students and graduates, provide students with job training, placement services and career counseling and assist high school faculty in developing and implementing a curriculum to provide students with work-competency training; makes $7,500,000 appropriation upon New York city appropriating and paying matching funds.

S1400 - Sponsor Memo

S1400 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1400

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  MONTGOMERY, DILAN, HASSELL-THOMPSON -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Finance

AN ACT to amend the education law,  in  relation  to  creating  a  youth
  employment  and career development 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. Section 2590-g of the education law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 13 to read as follows:
  13. A. ESTABLISH A YOUTH EMPLOYMENT AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM, AS
FOLLOWS:
  (1) THERE SHALL BE A YOUTH EMPLOYMENT AND CAREER  DEVELOPMENT  PROGRAM
ADMINISTERED  BY THE BOARD OF EDUCATION. THE PROGRAM SHALL ENCOURAGE THE
DEVELOPMENT OF PART TIME AND FULL TIME JOBS FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS AND
GRADUATES, PROVIDE STUDENTS WITH JOB TRAINING,  PLACEMENT  SERVICES  AND
CAREER  COUNSELING  AND  ASSIST  HIGH  SCHOOL  FACULTY IN DEVELOPING AND
IMPLEMENTING A  CURRICULUM  TO  PROVIDE  STUDENTS  WITH  WORK-COMPETENCY
TRAINING.
  (2) SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF PARAGRAPH C OF THIS SUBDIVISION, EACH
HIGH  SCHOOL  IN  NEW  YORK  CITY MAY HAVE A YOUTH EMPLOYMENT AND CAREER
DEVELOPMENT OFFICE STAFFED BY A JOB COORDINATOR, A CAREER SPECIALIST AND
SUCH SUPPORT STAFF AS PERMITTED BY BUDGET ALLOCATIONS THEREFOR.
  (3) THE JOB COORDINATOR SHALL:
  (I) ACT AS LIAISON BETWEEN THE  DIRECTORS  OF  ALL  EMPLOYMENT-RELATED
PROGRAMS  WITHIN  THE  SCHOOL, INCLUDING COOPERATIVE EDUCATION PROGRAMS,
TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES PROGRAMS AND SCHOOL TO EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMS;
  (II) CONDUCT JOB AND CAREER FAIRS;
  (III) ORGANIZE FIELD TRIPS TO BUSINESSES AND THE NEW YORK CITY JOB AND
CAREER CENTER;

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

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