senate Bill S5827A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the fingerprinting of applicants for employment at school districts

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    • Passed Assembly
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2014 recommitted to rules
Jun 11, 2014 ordered to third reading cal.1336
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 23, 2014 print number 5827a
amend and recommit to education
Jan 08, 2014 referred to education
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 20, 2013 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1517
Jun 17, 2013 referred to rules

Votes

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Jun 11, 2014 - Rules committee Vote

S5827A
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 20, 2013 - Rules committee Vote

S5827
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

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S5827 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6816C
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Ed L, generally; amd §12, Chap 147 of 2001

S5827 - Summary

Relates to the fingerprinting of applicants for employment at school districts.

S5827 - Sponsor Memo

S5827 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5827

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 17, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  FLANAGAN,  FUSCHILLO, BOYLE, DeFRANCISCO, FELDER,
  HANNON, LANZA, LARKIN, LAVALLE, MARTINS, MAZIARZ, RANZENHOFER,  YOUNG,
  ZELDIN  --  read  twice  and  ordered  printed, and when printed to be
  committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to requiring the  finger-
  printing  of  prospective  employees  of certain schools, phasing-in a
  requirement that all fingerprints submitted by  prospective  employees
  and  applicants for certification be electronically submitted, author-
  izing boards of cooperative educational services  to  conduct  finger-
  printing  for  non-component districts, special education schools, and
  applicants for certification, strengthening  identification  verifica-
  tion  practices  at fingerprinting sites for the purpose of conducting
  criminal history record checks and enhancing existing statutory  mech-
  anisms  to  expedite  the  removal  of  persons who commit fingerprint
  fraud; and to amend chapter 147 of the  laws  of  2001,  amending  the
  education  law relating to conditional appointment of school district,
  charter school or BOCES employees, in  relation  to  making  permanent
  certain provisions relating to conditional clearances for employment

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (a) and (b) of subdivision 30 of section 305  of
the  education law, paragraph (a) and the opening paragraph and subpara-
graph (i) of paragraph (b) as amended by chapter  630  of  the  laws  of
2006,  paragraph  (b)  as  added by chapter 180 of the laws of 2000, are
amended to read as follows:
  (a) The commissioner, in cooperation with  the  division  of  criminal
justice  services  and  in  accordance with all applicable provisions of
law, shall promulgate rules and regulations to require the  fingerprint-
ing of prospective employees, as defined in section eleven hundred twen-
ty-five of this chapter, of school districts, charter schools and boards
of  cooperative  educational services and authorizing the fingerprinting

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10119-13-3

Co-Sponsors

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S5827A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6816C
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Ed L, generally; amd §12, Chap 147 of 2001

S5827A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the fingerprinting of applicants for employment at school districts.

S5827A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5827A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5827--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 17, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. FLANAGAN, BOYLE, DeFRANCISCO, FELDER, HANNON, LANZA,
  LARKIN,  LAVALLE, MARTINS, MAZIARZ, RANZENHOFER, YOUNG, ZELDIN -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Rules  --  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 commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to requiring the  finger-
  printing  of  prospective  employees  of certain schools, phasing-in a
  requirement that all fingerprints submitted by  prospective  employees
  and  applicants for certification be electronically submitted, author-
  izing boards of cooperative educational services  to  conduct  finger-
  printing  for  non-component districts, special education schools, and
  applicants for certification, strengthening  identification  verifica-
  tion  practices  at fingerprinting sites for the purpose of conducting
  criminal history record checks and enhancing existing statutory  mech-
  anisms  to  expedite  the  removal  of  persons who commit fingerprint
  fraud; and to amend chapter 147 of the  laws  of  2001,  amending  the
  education  law relating to conditional appointment of school district,
  charter school or BOCES employees, in  relation  to  making  permanent
  certain provisions relating to conditional clearances for employment

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (a) and (b) of subdivision 30 of section 305  of
the  education law, paragraph (a) and the opening paragraph and subpara-
graph (i) of paragraph (b) as amended by chapter  630  of  the  laws  of
2006,  paragraph  (b)  as  added by chapter 180 of the laws of 2000, are
amended to read as follows:
  (a) The commissioner, in cooperation with  the  division  of  criminal
justice  services  and  in  accordance with all applicable provisions of
law, shall promulgate rules and regulations to require the  fingerprint-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10119-15-4

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