senate Bill S2586A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes two or more school districts in certain counties to enter into a contract to establish and operate a regional high school

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to education
Feb 05, 2013 print number 2586a
amend and recommit to education
Jan 22, 2013 referred to education

S2586 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7067A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 39-A §§1920 - 1922, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5255C, A8224

S2586 - Summary

Authorizes two or more school districts in certain counties to enter into a contract to establish and operate a regional high school.

S2586 - Sponsor Memo

S2586 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2586

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 22, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  YOUNG  -- 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 authorizing the estab-
  lishment of regional high school districts in certain counties

  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 39-A
to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 39-A
                          REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOLS
SECTION 1920. REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL; ESTABLISHMENT.
        1921. OPERATION BY BOARD OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL SERVICES.
        1922. ADDITIONAL STATE AID.
  S 1920. REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL; ESTABLISHMENT.  A REGIONAL  HIGH  SCHOOL
MAY  BE  FORMED  BY  A  CONTRACT  ENTERED  INTO  BY  TWO  OR MORE SCHOOL
DISTRICTS, WHICH ARE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN CITIES HAVING A POPULATION
OF LESS THAN  ONE  HUNDRED  TWENTY-FIVE  THOUSAND  INHABITANTS,  CENTRAL
SCHOOL  DISTRICTS,  UNION  FREE  SCHOOL  DISTRICTS  AND/OR COMMON SCHOOL
DISTRICTS, PROVIDED THAT ALL SUCH SCHOOL DISTRICTS ARE WHOLLY  CONTAINED
WITHIN  THE  SAME  BOARD OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL SERVICES SUPERVISORY
DISTRICT, AND IS WHOLLY CONTAINED WITHIN ANY COUNTY HAVING  BETWEEN  ONE
HUNDRED  THIRTY-FOUR THOUSAND NINE HUNDRED THREE AND ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-
FOUR THOUSAND NINE HUNDRED SEVEN INHABITANTS ACCORDING TO THE TWO  THOU-
SAND TEN DECENNIAL FEDERAL CENSUS.  EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PROVIDED IN THIS
ARTICLE,  THE PROVISIONS OF THIS CHAPTER AS TO THE COURSES OF STUDY, THE
QUALIFICATIONS AND EMPLOYMENT OF TEACHERS AND OTHER STAFF, AND THE MAIN-
TENANCE, CONDUCT AND SUPERVISION OF PUBLIC  SCHOOLS  IN  CENTRAL  SCHOOL
DISTRICTS  SHALL  APPLY  TO  A  REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL. ANY CONTRACT FOR A
REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL SHALL BE SUBJECT TO APPROVAL  BY  THE  COMMISSIONER
AND  SHALL  NOT  BE  SUBJECT  TO  APPROVAL BY THE ELECTORS OF THE SCHOOL

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07075-02-3

S2586A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7067A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 39-A §§1920 - 1922, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5255C, A8224

S2586A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes two or more school districts in certain counties to enter into a contract to establish and operate a regional high school.

S2586A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2586A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2586--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 22, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  YOUNG  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Education  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to authorizing the estab-
  lishment of regional high school districts in certain counties

  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  39-A
to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 39-A
                          REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOLS
SECTION 1920. REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL; ESTABLISHMENT.
        1921. OPERATION BY BOARD OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL SERVICES.
        1922. ADDITIONAL STATE AID.
  S  1920.  REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL; ESTABLISHMENT.  A REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL
MAY BE FORMED  BY  A  CONTRACT  ENTERED  INTO  BY  TWO  OR  MORE  SCHOOL
DISTRICTS, WHICH ARE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN CITIES HAVING A POPULATION
OF  LESS  THAN  ONE  HUNDRED  TWENTY-FIVE  THOUSAND INHABITANTS, CENTRAL
SCHOOL DISTRICTS, UNION  FREE  SCHOOL  DISTRICTS  AND/OR  COMMON  SCHOOL
DISTRICTS,  PROVIDED THAT ALL SUCH SCHOOL DISTRICTS ARE WHOLLY CONTAINED
WITHIN THE SAME BOARD OF COOPERATIVE  EDUCATIONAL  SERVICES  SUPERVISORY
DISTRICT,  AND  IS WHOLLY CONTAINED WITHIN ANY COUNTY HAVING BETWEEN ONE
HUNDRED THIRTY-FOUR THOUSAND NINE HUNDRED THREE AND ONE HUNDRED  THIRTY-
FOUR  THOUSAND NINE HUNDRED SEVEN INHABITANTS ACCORDING TO THE TWO THOU-
SAND TEN DECENNIAL FEDERAL CENSUS.  EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PROVIDED IN THIS
ARTICLE, THE PROVISIONS OF THIS CHAPTER AS TO THE COURSES OF STUDY,  THE
QUALIFICATIONS AND EMPLOYMENT OF TEACHERS AND OTHER STAFF, AND THE MAIN-
TENANCE,  CONDUCT  AND  SUPERVISION  OF PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN CENTRAL SCHOOL
DISTRICTS SHALL APPLY TO A REGIONAL HIGH  SCHOOL.  ANY  CONTRACT  FOR  A
REGIONAL  HIGH  SCHOOL  SHALL BE SUBJECT TO APPROVAL BY THE COMMISSIONER

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07075-03-3

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