senate Bill S4466

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Creates commissions to interview and recommend trustee candidates to the state university, CUNY and the community colleges

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to higher education
Apr 03, 2013 referred to higher education

S4466 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1669
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Ed L, generally
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5321, A159
2009-2010: S5540, A565

S4466 - Summary

Creates independent commissions to interview and recommend trustee candidates to the state university, CUNY and the community colleges.

S4466 - Sponsor Memo

S4466 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4466

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 3, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to trustees of the  state
  university  of  New  York,  city university of New York, and community
  colleges

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Section 350 of the education law is amended by adding two
new subdivisions 10 and 11 to read as follows:
  10. "COMMISSION" MEANS THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK'S  INDEPENDENT
COMMISSION ON BOARD OF TRUSTEE'S NOMINATIONS.
  11.  "CANDIDATE"  MEANS A PERSON WHO HAS REQUESTED THAT THE COMMISSION
CONSIDER HIS OR HER QUALIFICATIONS TO SERVE ON THE STATE  UNIVERSITY  OF
NEW  YORK BOARD OF TRUSTEES; OR (A) WHO HAS BEEN RECOMMENDED FOR CONSID-
ERATION BY THE COMMISSION BY ANOTHER PERSON, INCLUDING  A  COMMUNITY  OR
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATION; OR (B) WHO HAS AGREED TO BE CONSIDERED BY THE
COMMISSION AT THE COMMISSION'S REQUEST.
  S  2.  The education law is amended by adding four new sections 352-b,
352-c, 352-d and 352-e to read as follows:
  S 352-B. ORGANIZATION OF THE COMMISSION. 1. A STATE UNIVERSITY OF  NEW
YORK  INDEPENDENT COMMISSION ON BOARD OF TRUSTEES' NOMINATIONS IS HEREBY
ESTABLISHED. THE COMMISSION SHALL CONSIST  OF  ELEVEN  MEMBERS  OF  WHOM
THREE  SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR AND THREE EACH, BY THE SPEAKER
OF THE ASSEMBLY AND THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, AND ONE  EACH
BY  THE  CHAIR OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK FACULTY SENATE AND BY
THE PRESIDENT OF THE STUDENT ASSEMBLY OF THE  STATE  UNIVERSITY  OF  NEW
YORK.  OF  THE THREE MEMBERS APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR, NO MORE THAN TWO
SHALL BE ENROLLED IN THE SAME POLITICAL PARTY AND TWO  OF  SUCH  MEMBERS
SHALL  BE  GRADUATES  OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK.  NO MEMBER OF
THE COMMISSION SHALL HOLD ANY ELECTED PUBLIC OFFICE  OR  OFFICE  IN  ANY
POLITICAL  PARTY  OR SHALL BE AN EMPLOYEE OF OR UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03659-01-3

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