|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Dec 19, 2013||approval memo.14|
|Dec 18, 2013||signed chap.551|
|Dec 06, 2013||delivered to governor|
|Jun 21, 2013||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.689
substituted for a2313
|Jun 12, 2013||referred to ways and means|
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1347
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Apr 23, 2013||reported and committed to education|
|Apr 03, 2013||referred to alcoholism and drug abuse|
senate Bill S4499Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S4499 - Details
S4499 - Summary
Requires the office of alcoholism and substance abuse services, in consultation with the education department, to establish a course of instruction on adolescent problem gambling which may be provided in grades 4 through 12; requires the commissioner to provide such curriculum be posted on the department of education internet website.
S4499 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4499 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the mental hygiene law and the education law, in relation to requiring the office of alcoholism and substance abuse services to establish a curriculum in problem gambling which may be provided in grades four through twelve PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: Requires the Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) to develop an adolescent problem gambling curriculum to be available for schools for grades 4-12 SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends section 19.07 of the mental hygiene law by adding a new subdivision (i)to require the OASAS in consultation with the education department to establish a curriculum for a course of instruction in adolescent problem gambling, which may, the option of any school, be provided in grades 4-12. Such course should include materials to educate students on the dangers and consequences of problem gambling, and shall be available on the internet website of OASAS. Section 2 amends section 305 of education law to add new subdivision 43 to require the department to post on their website the curriculum.
S4499 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4499 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 3, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law and the education law, in relation to requiring the office of alcoholism and substance abuse services to establish a curriculum in problem gambling which may be provided in grades four through twelve THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 19.07 of the mental hygiene law is amended by adding a new subdivision (i) to read as follows: (I) THE OFFICE OF ALCOHOLISM AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES, IN CONSUL- TATION WITH THE STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT, SHALL ESTABLISH A CURRICULUM FOR A COURSE OF INSTRUCTION IN ADOLESCENT PROBLEM GAMBLING WHICH MAY, AT THE OPTION OF ANY SCHOOL, BE PROVIDED IN GRADES FOUR THROUGH TWELVE. SUCH COURSE OF INSTRUCTION SHALL INCLUDE MATERIALS TO EDUCATE STUDENTS ON THE DANGERS AND CONSEQUENCES OF PROBLEM GAMBLING, AND SHALL BE AVAIL- ABLE ON THE INTERNET WEBSITE OF SUCH OFFICE. S 2. Section 305 of the education law is amended by adding a new subdivision 43 to read as follows: 43. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL MAKE AVAILABLE, ON THE DEPARTMENT INTERNET WEBSITE, THE CURRICULUM OF THE COURSE OF INSTRUCTION IN ADOLESCENT PROB- LEM GAMBLING ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION (I) OF SECTION 19.07 OF THE MENTAL HYGIENE LAW. S 3. This act shall take effect August 1, 2014. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05438-01-3
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