|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to education|
|Apr 30, 2013||reported and committed to finance|
|Jan 10, 2013||referred to education|
senate Bill S2064
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S2064 - Details
S2064 - Summary
Relates to experimental alternative institutional support programs for school districts.
S2064 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2064 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to alternative institutional support programs PURPOSE: To allow school districts to contract with approved alternative institutional support services programs to at-risk students who may benefit from such programs. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill adds a new Education Law § 3641(16). Under this new subdivision, part (a) provides that public school districts shall be authorized to contract with alternative institutional support services programs to provide instruction and support services to both special and non-special education students who are at-risk. Part (b) provides that the contracting school district shall provide payment to the alternative institutional support services program for the actual cost of the services and shall include administrative, instructional, operating and support services proportionate to that students attendance. Students who attend the program shall continue to be counted by the district of residence for purposes of determining federal and state aid. Part (c) of this subdivision allows school districts to also contract with approved alternative institutional support services programs to
S2064 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2064 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 10, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. HANNON -- 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 alternative institu- tional support programs THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 3641 of the education law is amended by adding a new subdivision 16 to read as follows: 16. ALTERNATIVE INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT AID. A. BOARDS OF EDUCATION OF CITY, COMMON, UNION FREE AND CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS SHALL BE AUTHOR- IZED TO CONTRACT WITH APPROVED ALTERNATIVE INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT SERVICES PROGRAMS TO PROVIDE INSTRUCTIONAL AND SUPPORT SERVICES TO SPECIAL EDUCATION AND/OR NON-SPECIAL EDUCATION STUDENTS WHO ARE DEEMED BY THE DISTRICT TO BE AT-RISK. B. PAYMENT PURSUANT TO SUCH CONTRACT SHALL BE FROM THE DISTRICT TO THE APPROVED ALTERNATIVE INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT SERVICES PROGRAM FOR THE ACTUAL COST OF THE APPROVED ALTERNATIVE INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT SERVICES PROGRAM'S PROVISION OF SERVICES AND INCLUDE COSTS FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, INSTRUCTIONAL, OPERATING AND SUPPORT SERVICES EXPENSES PROPORTIONATE TO THE STUDENT'S ATTENDANCE IN THE PROGRAM. STUDENTS WHO ATTEND THE APPROVED ALTERNATIVE INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT SERVICES PROGRAM SHALL CONTINUE TO BE COUNTED BY THE DISTRICT OF RESIDENCE FOR PURPOSES OF DETERMINING FEDERAL AND STATE AID TO THE DISTRICT RELATIVE TO STUDENTS WITH AND WITHOUT DISABILITIES. C. DISTRICTS MAY ALSO CONTRACT WITH AN APPROVED ALTERNATIVE INSTITU- TIONAL SUPPORT SERVICES PROGRAM TO SERVE AS AN INTERIM ALTERNATIVE EDUCATIONAL SETTING, AS DEFINED BY THE FEDERAL INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABIL- ITIES EDUCATION IMPROVEMENT ACT AND CONCURRENT STATE LAW. A DISTRICT MAY CONTRACT WITH THE APPROVED ALTERNATIVE INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT SERVICES PROGRAM FOR SERVICES AS AN INTERIM ALTERNATIVE EDUCATIONAL SETTING WHEN- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02632-01-3
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