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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to education|
|Jan 16, 2013||referred to education|
senate Bill S2327
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S2327 - Details
S2327 - Summary
Authorizes the use of school facilities by not-for-profit or charitable organizations for the operation of after-school programs; such programs shall present some form of educational instruction or academic material, or promote physical education; the school district shall provide such facilities at not fee or for a minimal fee.
S2327 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2327 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to use of school facilities by not-for-profit and charitable organizations for after-school programs PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To allow not-for-profit and charitable organizations to have access to school facilities in each community school district or regular school district to sponsor after-school programs. Such programs must present some form of educational instruction, academic material, or physical fitness activity. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends the Education Law to add a new section 414(1) (1) to authorize school districts to permit not-for-profit and charitable organizations to sponsor after school programs on school grounds that provide educational instruction or physical education. Section 2: Amends Education Law section 414(2) to permit such school districts to provide such school space at either no or a minimal fee as long as educational or physical education programs are being provided. Sections 3 and 4: Amends both Education Law sections 2590-h (27) to
S2327 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2327 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 16, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sens. KLEIN, ADAMS, HASSELL-THOMPSON, SAVINO -- 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 use of school facili- ties by not-for-profit and charitable organizations for after-school programs THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 414 of the education law is amended by adding a new paragraph (l) to read as follows: (L) FOR BONA FIDE AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS OPERATED BY A NOT-FOR-PROFIT OR CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION. SUCH PROGRAMS SHALL PRESENT SOME FORM OF EDUCATIONAL INSTRUCTION OR ACADEMIC MATERIAL, OR PROMOTE PHYSICAL EDUCA- TION. S 2. Subdivision 2 of section 414 of the education law, as amended by chapter 513 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows: 2. The trustees or board of education shall determine the terms and conditions for such use which may include rental at least in an amount sufficient to cover all resulting expenses for the purposes of para- graphs (a), (b), (c), (d), (e), (g), (i), (j) and (k) of subdivision one of this section. FOR THE PURPOSES OF PARAGRAPH (1) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION, THE TRUSTEES OR BOARD OF EDUCATION MAY PROVIDE THAT EITHER NO FEE OR A MINIMAL FEE BE IMPOSED UPON THE NOT-FOR-PROFIT OR CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION. Any such use, pursuant to [paragraphs] PARAGRAPH (a), (c), (d), (h) [and], (j) OR (L) of subdivision one of this section, shall not allow the exclusion of any district child solely because said child is not attending a district school or not attending the district school which is sponsoring such use or on which grounds the use is to occur. S 3. Subdivision 27 of section 2590-h of the education law, as amended by chapter 345 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06004-01-3
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