Senate Bill S1533

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes educational institutions to agree to pay for all or a portion of the salaries and compensation payable to municipal school crossing guards

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  • Introduced
    • In Committee Assembly
    • In Committee Senate
    • On Floor Calendar Assembly
    • On Floor Calendar Senate
    • Passed Assembly
    • Passed Senate
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed By Governor

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2015-S1533 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9953
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-a, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S367, A2954

2015-S1533 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes educational institutions to agree to pay for all or a portion of the salaries and compensation payable to municipal school crossing guards.

2015-S1533 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2015-S1533 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1533

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  LITTLE, SEWARD -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the  general municipal law, in relation  to  authorizing
  educational  institutions  to  pay  the  salaries  and compensation of
  school crossing guards

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

  Section  1.  Section 208-a of the general municipal law, as amended by
chapter 131 of the laws of 1967, is amended to read as follows:
  S 208-a. School guards.  The duly constituted authorities of any city,
town, or village or any county police department or police district  may
designate,  authorize  and  appoint  such  a  number  of persons as such
authority shall deem necessary, and at such salaries as  such  authority
shall  deem  advisable,  as  school crossing guards to aid in protecting
school children going to and from school, and church crossing guards  to
aid  in  protecting persons going to and from places of worship, and for
such purpose shall have power to control vehicular traffic  within  such
municipality.  A  PUBLIC  SCHOOL,  SCHOOL DISTRICT, BOARD OF COOPERATIVE
EDUCATIONAL SERVICES AND ANY OTHER PUBLIC OR PRIVATE EDUCATIONAL  INSTI-
TUTION MAY ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH ANY CITY, TOWN, VILLAGE OR COUN-
TY  POLICE DEPARTMENT OR POLICE DISTRICT WHEREBY SUCH EDUCATIONAL INSTI-
TUTION PAYS ALL OR ANY PORTION OF THE SALARIES AND COMPENSATION  OF  THE
SCHOOL CROSSING GUARDS PROVIDING SERVICES TO THE STUDENTS OF SUCH INSTI-
TUTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07105-01-5


              

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