senate Bill S6791

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the regents

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Jun 20, 2014 recommitted to rules
Mar 11, 2014 ordered to third reading cal.281
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Mar 11, 2014 - Rules committee Vote

S6791
16
4
committee
16
Aye
4
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
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S6791 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง202, Ed L

S6791 - Summary

Relates to the regents.

S6791 - Sponsor Memo

S6791 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6791

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 11, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. FLANAGAN -- 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 regents

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

  Section 1. Section 202 of the education law, as amended by chapter 296
of the laws of 1984, subdivision 1 as amended by chapter 547 of the laws
of  1993,  subdivisions  2,  3, and 4 as designated and subdivision 5 as
added by chapter 892 of the laws of 1985, is amended to read as follows:
  S 202. Regents.  1. The University of the State of New York  shall  be
governed  and  all  its corporate powers exercised by a board of regents
the number of whose members shall at all times be  four  more  than  the
number  of  the  then existing judicial districts of the state and shall
not be less than fifteen.
  2. (A) ANY INDIVIDUAL SEEKING OFFICE AS  A  MEMBER  OF  THE  BOARD  OF
REGENTS SHALL SUBMIT TO THE CHAIRS OF THE EDUCATION AND HIGHER EDUCATION
COMMITTEES OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY A DOCUMENT DISCLOSING:
  (1) PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE RELEVANT TO THE POST;
  (2) EACH FINANCIAL INTEREST, DIRECT OR INDIRECT OF HIMSELF OR HERSELF,
HIS OR HER SPOUSE AND HIS OR HER UNEMANCIPATED CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF
EIGHTEEN  YEARS  IN ANY ACTIVITY WHICH IS SUBJECT TO THE JURISDICTION OF
THE DEPARTMENT OR NAME OF THE ENTITY IN WHICH THE INTEREST IS  HELD  AND
WHETHER SUCH INTEREST IS OVER OR UNDER FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS IN VALUE.
  (3)  EVERY  OFFICE  AND  DIRECTORSHIP HELD BY HIM OR HER IN ANY CORPO-
RATION, FIRM OR ENTERPRISE WHICH IS SUBJECT TO THE JURISDICTION  OF  THE
DEPARTMENT  OR  WHICH DOES BUSINESS WITH AN INSTITUTION WHICH IS SUBJECT
TO THE JURISDICTION OF THE DEPARTMENT, INCLUDING THE NAME OF SUCH CORPO-
RATION, FIRM OR ENTERPRISE.
  (4) ANY OTHER INTEREST OR RELATIONSHIP WHICH HE OR SHE  DETERMINES  IN
HIS  OR  HER DISCRETION MIGHT REASONABLY BE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE PUBLIC
INTEREST AND SHOULD BE DISCLOSED.
  (B) ANY INDIVIDUAL SEEKING OFFICE AS A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF  REGENTS
SHALL  BE FINGERPRINTED FOR THE USE OF INFORMATION DERIVED FROM SEARCHES

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14203-01-4

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