senate Bill S5540B

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to truth in testing for the common core

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Apr 29, 2014 print number 5540b
amend and recommit to education
Jan 08, 2014 referred to education
May 30, 2013 print number 5540a
amend and recommit to education
May 16, 2013 referred to education

Bill Amendments

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S5540 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7442B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 7-B §§349-a - 349-i, Ed L

S5540 - Summary

Relates to truth in testing for the common core.

S5540 - Sponsor Memo

S5540 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 5540                                                  A. 7442

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. NOLAN -- read once and referred to
  the Committee on Education

AN  ACT  to  amend the education law, in relation to assess, bi-sect and
  critique through truth in testing

  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 7-B to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 7-B
                  TRUTH IN TESTING FOR THE COMMON CORE
SECTION 349-A. DEFINITIONS.
        349-B. DISCLOSURE.
        349-C. REPORTING.
        349-D. APPEALS PROCESS.
        349-E. STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES.
        349-F. ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS.
        349-G. EXTENUATING CIRCUMSTANCES.
        349-H. INDEPENDENT AUDIT.
        349-I. STATE-WIDE SURVEY.
  S  349-A.  DEFINITIONS.  AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE: 1. "TEST" OR "COMMON
CORE STATE TEST" MEANS ANY STATE CREATED, DEVELOPED OR ADMINISTERED TEST
GIVEN IN NEW YORK STATE TO STUDENTS IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS  AND  MATH-
EMATICS THAT TEST STUDENTS' KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS RELATING TO COMMON CORE
STANDARDS.
  2.  "COMMON  CORE"  MEANS THE NEW YORK STATE P-12 COMMON CORE LEARNING
STANDARDS (CCLS) FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS AND MATHEMATICS ON WHICH  NEW
YORK STATE COMMON CORE TESTS WILL BE BASED.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11036-02-3

Co-Sponsors

S5540A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7442B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 7-B §§349-a - 349-i, Ed L

S5540A - Summary

Relates to truth in testing for the common core.

S5540A - Sponsor Memo

S5540A - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 5540--A                                            A. 7442--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

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

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  Introduced by M. of A. NOLAN, RUSSELL -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Education -- committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to  assess,  bi-sect  and
  critique through truth in testing

  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 7-B to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 7-B
                  TRUTH IN TESTING FOR THE COMMON CORE
SECTION 349-A. DEFINITIONS.
        349-B. DISCLOSURE.
        349-C. REPORTING.
        349-D. APPEALS PROCESS.
        349-E. STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES.
        349-F. ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS.
        349-G. EXTENUATING CIRCUMSTANCES.
        349-H. INDEPENDENT AUDIT.
        349-I. STATE-WIDE SURVEY.
  S 349-A. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE: 1.  "TEST"  OR  "COMMON
CORE STATE TEST" MEANS ANY STATE CREATED, DEVELOPED OR ADMINISTERED TEST
GIVEN  IN  NEW YORK STATE TO STUDENTS IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS AND MATH-
EMATICS THAT TEST STUDENTS' KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS RELATING TO COMMON CORE
STANDARDS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11036-03-3

Co-Sponsors

S5540B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7442B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 7-B §§349-a - 349-i, Ed L

S5540B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to truth in testing for the common core.

S5540B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5540B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 5540--B                                            A. 7442--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by Sens. LAVALLE, LATIMER, MARCHIONE -- 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 --  recommitted
  to the Committee on Education in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8
  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
  and recommitted to said committee

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. NOLAN, RUSSELL,  JAFFEE,  LUPARDO,
  THIELE,  SKARTADOS,  LIFTON,  FAHY  --  read  once and referred to the
  Committee on Education -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered
  reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said committee -- recommitted
  to the Committee on Education in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec.
  2 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended
  and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the education law, in relation to assess, bi-sect and
  critique through truth in testing

  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 7-B to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 7-B
                  TRUTH IN TESTING FOR THE COMMON CORE
SECTION 349-A. DEFINITIONS.
        349-B. DISCLOSURE.
        349-C. REPORTING.
        349-D. APPEALS PROCESS.
        349-E. STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES.
        349-F. ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS.
        349-G. EXTENUATING CIRCUMSTANCES.
        349-H. INDEPENDENT AUDIT.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11036-04-4

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