Senate Bill S4602

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the eligibility of parents of children attending pre-kindergarten programs to serve on a community district education council

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  • Delivered to Governor
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2015-S4602 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6904
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2590-c, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S2717, A1657

2015-S4602 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the eligibility of parents of children attending pre-kindergarten programs to serve on a community district education council.

2015-S4602 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2015-S4602 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4602

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 30, 2015
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation  to  the  eligibility  of
  parents  of children attending pre-kindergarten programs to serve on a
  community district education council

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of subdivision 1 of section 2590-c of the
education law, as amended by chapter 345 of the laws of 2009, is amended
to read as follows:
  (a) Nine voting members shall be parents whose children are  attending
a  school  OR  A  PRE-KINDERGARTEN PROGRAM under the jurisdiction of the
community district, or have attended  a  school  OR  A  PRE-KINDERGARTEN
PROGRAM  under  the  jurisdiction  of  the community district within the
preceding two years, and shall be selected by the presidents  and  offi-
cers  of  the parents' association or parent-teachers' association. Such
members shall serve for a term of two years.  Presidents and officers of
parents' associations or parent-teachers' associations  who  are  candi-
dates  in  the  selection  process pursuant to this section shall not be
eligible to cast votes in such selection process. The association  shall
elect  a  member  to vote in the place of each such president or officer
for the purposes of the selection process.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately; provided that the  amend-
ments to section 2590-c of the education law made by section one of this
act  shall  not  affect  the  repeal of such section and shall be deemed
repealed therewith.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10012-01-5


              

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