|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to finance|
|Jan 17, 2013||referred to finance|
senate Bill S2470
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S2470 - Details
S2470 - Summary
Provides for random testing for anabolic steroids in athletes in public and private schools; appropriates $1,000,000 therefor.
S2470 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2470 REVISED 1/29/13 TITLE OF BILL: 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 PURPOSE: This bill provides for random testing for anabolic steroids in athletes in public and private schools. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new article 20 to Section 949 stating the Legislative intent. Section 950 defines "confir- matory test, confirmatory retest, drug, drug testing, drug test, initial screening test, positive test result, random selection basis, reasonable suspicion, school authorities, and student athlete. Section 951 relates to required drug testing. Section 952 relates to schools authority poli- cy contents. Section 953 relates to reliability and fairness safeguards. Section 954 describes disciplinary actions. Section 955 relates to privacy, confidentiality and privilege safeguards. Section 956 describes the required educational Programs. Section 957 describes how the infor- mation will be reported. Section 2. Section 3641 of the education law is amended by adding a new subdivision 16.
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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