senate Bill S1566

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for disclosure of relationships between institutions of higher education and study abroad programs

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2014 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 12, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 07, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 06, 2014 1st report cal.550
Jan 08, 2014 referred to higher education
Jun 21, 2013 committed to rules
May 23, 2013 advanced to third reading
May 22, 2013 2nd report cal.
May 21, 2013 1st report cal.672
Jan 09, 2013 referred to higher education

Votes

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May 6, 2014 - Higher Education committee Vote

S1566
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 21, 2013 - Higher Education committee Vote

S1566
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S1566 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7174
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 25 ยงยง1250 - 1251, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3383
2009-2010: S803

S1566 - Summary

Provides for disclosure of relationships between institutions of higher education and study abroad programs.

S1566 - Sponsor Memo

S1566 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1566

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LAVALLE -- 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  the  disclosure  of
  relationships  between  institutions  of  higher  education  and study
  abroad programs

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

  Section  1. The education law is amended by adding a new article 25 to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 25
           DISCLOSURE OF RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN INSTITUTIONS OF
                    HIGHER EDUCATION AND STUDY ABROAD
                                PROGRAMS
SECTION 1250. DEFINITIONS.
        1251. DISCLOSURE  OF  RELATIONSHIPS;  HIGHER  EDUCATION;   STUDY
               ABROAD PROGRAMS.
  S 1250. DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  1.  "COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY"  SHALL  MEAN ANY INSTITUTION OF HIGHER EDUCA-
TION, RECOGNIZED AND APPROVED BY THE REGENTS OF THE  UNIVERSITY  OF  THE
STATE  OF  NEW  YORK,  WHICH  PROVIDES  A COURSE OF STUDY LEADING TO THE
GRANTING OF A POST-SECONDARY DEGREE OR DIPLOMA.
  2. "STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS" SHALL MEAN PROGRAMS WHICH  ARE  COORDINATED
BY  COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES IN THE STATE OF NEW YORK AND PRIVATE ORGANIZA-
TIONS, THAT PROVIDE STUDENTS WITH THE  OPPORTUNITY  TO  WORK  OR  STUDY,
WHOLLY OR IN PRINCIPAL PART, OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
  3.    "PERQUISITE"  SHALL  MEAN  ANY  EXPENSES  PAID BY A STUDY ABROAD
PROGRAM TO ANY EMPLOYEE OR REPRESENTATIVE OF A COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY FOR
TRAVEL, LODGING, FOOD OR ENTERTAINMENT. THE TERM "PERQUISITE" SHALL ALSO

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06131-01-3

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