senate Bill S5930

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the release of personally identifiable information

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to education
Sep 04, 2013 referred to rules

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S5930 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7872A
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §2-c, Ed L

S5930 - Summary

Relates to the release of personally identifiable student information.

S5930 - Sponsor Memo

S5930 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5930

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            September 4, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- 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  the  release  of
  personally identifiable information

  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 section 2-c to
read as follows:
  S 2-C. RELEASE OF  PERSONALLY  IDENTIFIABLE  INFORMATION.    1.  DEFI-
NITIONS.  AS  USED  IN  THIS  SECTION THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE
FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  A. "PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION" SHALL HAVE THE  SAME  MEANING
AS  SUCH  TERM  IS  DEFINED  IN  SECTION 99.3 OF TITLE 34 OF THE CODE OF
FEDERAL REGULATIONS IMPLEMENTING THE FAMILY EDUCATION RIGHTS AND PRIVACY
ACT, AS SUCH FEDERAL LAW AND REGULATIONS ARE FROM TIME TO TIME AMENDED.
  B. "BIOMETRIC RECORD" SHALL HAVE THE SAME  MEANING  AS  SUCH  TERM  IS
DEFINED  IN  SECTION 99.3 OF TITLE 34 OF THE CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS
IMPLEMENTING THE FAMILY EDUCATION RIGHTS AND PRIVACY ACT, AS SUCH FEDER-
AL LAW AND REGULATIONS ARE FROM TIME TO TIME AMENDED.
  C. "SCHOOL" SHALL MEAN ANY  PUBLIC  ELEMENTARY  OR  SECONDARY  SCHOOL,
BOARD  OF  COOPERATIVE  EDUCATIONAL SERVICES, PUBLIC SCHOOL KINDERGARTEN
PROGRAMS, UNIVERSAL PRE-KINDERGARTEN  PROGRAMS  AUTHORIZED  PURSUANT  TO
SECTION  THIRTY-SIX  HUNDRED  TWO-E  OF THIS CHAPTER, AND OTHER PUBLICLY
FUNDED PRE-KINDERGARTEN PROGRAMS.
  D. "STUDENT" SHALL MEAN ANY PERSON ATTENDING A  SCHOOL  IDENTIFIED  IN
PARAGRAPH C OF THIS SUBDIVISION.
  E.  "THIRD  PARTY" SHALL MEAN ANY PERSON OR ENTITY OTHER THAN A SCHOOL
DISTRICT OR BOARD OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL  SERVICES,  INSTITUTION  OF
HIGHER  EDUCATION,  SCHOOL AS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH C OF THIS SUBDIVISION
OR THE DEPARTMENT.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10977-07-3