senate Bill S7795

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to tuition assistance program awards

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 12, 2014 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 11, 2014 ordered to third reading cal.1364
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 09, 2014 referred to higher education

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S7795 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง667, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S277
2017-2018: S2483

S7795 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to tuition assistance program awards.

S7795 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7795 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7795

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 9, 2014
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the education law, in  relation  to  tuition  assistance
  program awards

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

  Section 1. Paragraph a of subdivision 3 of section 667 of  the  educa-
tion law, as amended by section 1 of part B of chapter 60 of the laws of
2000,  item  1 of clause (A) of subparagraph (i) as amended by section 1
of part H of chapter 58 of the laws of 2011, the  opening  paragraph  of
item 1 of clause (A) of subparagraph (i) as amended by section 2 of part
X of chapter 56 of the laws of 2014, subitem (a) of item 1 of clause (A)
of  subparagraph  (i) as amended by section 2 of part U of chapter 56 of
the laws of 2014, subitem (b) of item 1 of clause  (A)  of  subparagraph
(i) as amended by section 3 of part U of chapter 56 of the laws of 2014,
subitem  (c)  of  item 1 of clause (A) of subparagraph (i) as amended by
section 1 of part U of chapter 56 of the laws of 2014,  subitem  (d)  of
item 1 of clause (A) of subparagraph (i) as added by section 1 of part E
of  chapter 58 of the laws of 2011, item 2 of clause (A) of subparagraph
(i) as amended by section 2 of part H of chapter 58 of the laws of  2011
and  subparagraph  (iii) as amended by section 3 of part H of chapter 58
of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  a. Amount. The president shall make awards  to  students  enrolled  in
degree-granting   institutions  or  registered  not-for-profit  business
schools qualified for tax exemption under S 501(c)(3)  of  the  internal
revenue code for federal income tax purposes in the following amounts:
  (i) For each year of undergraduate study, assistance shall be provided
as  computed  on  the  basis  of  the  amount which is the lesser of the
following:
  (A) (1) In the case of students who have not been granted an exclusion
of parental income, who have qualified as an orphan,  foster  child,  or
ward  of  the  court  for  the purposes of federal student financial aid
programs authorized by Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965,  as
amended,  or had a dependent for income tax purposes during the tax year

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

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