senate Bill S2470

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for random testing for anabolic steroids in athletes in public and private schools; appropriation

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to finance
Jan 17, 2013 referred to finance

S2470 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5423
Law Section:
Appropriations
Laws Affected:
Add Art 20 §§949 - 957, amd §3641, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6098, A8930
2009-2010: S619, S6328, A5871

S2470 - Summary

Provides for random testing for anabolic steroids in athletes in public and private schools; appropriates $1,000,000 therefor.

S2470 - Sponsor Memo

S2470 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2470

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- 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  random  testing  for
  anabolic  steroids  in  athletes  in  public  and private schools; 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. The education law is amended by adding a new article 20 to
read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 20
   ANABOLIC STEROID TESTING FOR ATHLETES IN PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOLS
SECTION 949. LEGISLATIVE INTENT.
        950. DEFINITIONS.
        951. REQUIRED DRUG TESTING.
        952. SCHOOL AUTHORITY POLICY CONTENTS; PRIOR WRITTEN NOTICE.
        953. RELIABILITY AND FAIRNESS SAFEGUARDS.
        954. DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS.
        955. PRIVACY, CONFIDENTIALITY AND PRIVILEGE SAFEGUARDS.
        956. REQUIRED EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS.
        957. REPORTING.
  S 949. LEGISLATIVE INTENT. THIS ARTICLE  REQUIRES  THE  DEPARTMENT  TO
PROMULGATE  RULES  AND REGULATIONS WHICH SHALL BE USED AS GUIDELINES FOR
PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOLS THAT ARE REQUIRED TO  INSTITUTE  AN  ANABOLIC
STEROID TESTING PROGRAM FOR THEIR ATHLETES.
  AT  THE  PRESENT TIME, THIS STATE HAS NO REGULATIONS OR GUIDELINES FOR
SCHOOL DISTRICTS OR PRIVATE SCHOOLS TO  ESTABLISH  AN  ANABOLIC  STEROID
TESTING  PROGRAM.  THE DEPARTMENT IS DIRECTED TO ESTABLISH GUIDELINES TO
BE USED IN A UNIFORM MANNER.
  EFFORTS TO STOP THE ABUSE OF ANABOLIC STEROIDS AT THE GRASSROOTS LEVEL
IS EXPECTED TO BE ACCOMPLISHED WITH LOCAL SCHOOL PARTICIPATION.    EARLY

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05536-01-3

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