assembly Bill A3984A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes the use of school facilities by not-for-profit or charitable organizations for the operation of after-school programs

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 06, 2016 referred to education
May 20, 2015 print number 3984a
May 20, 2015 amend and recommit to education
Jan 28, 2015 referred to education

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A3984 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4491
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§414 & 2590-h, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A3063, S2327
2011-2012: A5354, S3647
2009-2010: A3582A, S6353

A3984 - Summary

Authorizes the use of school facilities by not-for-profit or charitable organizations for the operation of after-school programs; requires programs to present some form of educational instruction or academic material, or promote physical education, arts instruction, community service or other activities to promote youth development; provides the school district shall provide such facilities at no fee or for a minimal fee.

A3984 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3984

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 28, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. AUBRY, PERRY -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to use of school  facili-
  ties  by  not-for-profit and charitable organizations for after-school
  programs

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of  section  414  of the education law is
amended by adding a new paragraph (l) to read as follows:
  (L) FOR BONA FIDE AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS OPERATED BY  A  NOT-FOR-PROFIT
OR  CHARITABLE  ORGANIZATION.  SUCH  PROGRAMS SHALL PRESENT SOME FORM OF
EDUCATIONAL INSTRUCTION OR ACADEMIC MATERIAL, OR PROMOTE PHYSICAL EDUCA-
TION.
  S 2. Subdivision 2 of section 414 of the education law, as amended  by
chapter 513 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows:
  2.  The  trustees  or board of education shall determine the terms and
conditions for such use which may include rental at least in  an  amount
sufficient  to  cover  all  resulting expenses for the purposes of para-
graphs (a), (b), (c), (d), (e), (g), (i), (j) and (k) of subdivision one
of this section. FOR THE PURPOSES OF PARAGRAPH (1) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF
THIS SECTION, THE TRUSTEES OR BOARD OF EDUCATION MAY PROVIDE THAT EITHER
NO FEE OR A MINIMAL FEE BE IMPOSED UPON THE NOT-FOR-PROFIT OR CHARITABLE
ORGANIZATION. Any such use, pursuant to [paragraphs] PARAGRAPH (a), (c),
(d), (h) [and], (j) OR (L) of subdivision one of this section, shall not
allow the exclusion of any district child solely because said  child  is
not  attending  a  district  school or not attending the district school
which is sponsoring such use or on which grounds the use is to occur.
  S 3. Subdivision 27 of section 2590-h of the education law, as amended
by chapter 345 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
  27. Promulgate regulations, in conjunction with each community  super-
intendent, establishing a plan for providing access to school facilities

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07401-01-5

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A3984A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4491
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§414 & 2590-h, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A3063, S2327
2011-2012: A5354, S3647
2009-2010: A3582A, S6353

A3984A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the use of school facilities by not-for-profit or charitable organizations for the operation of after-school programs; requires programs to present some form of educational instruction or academic material, or promote physical education, arts instruction, community service or other activities to promote youth development; provides the school district shall provide such facilities at no fee or for a minimal fee.

A3984A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3984--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 28, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. AUBRY, PERRY -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Education -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the education law, in relation to use of school facili-
  ties by not-for-profit and charitable organizations  for  after-school
  programs

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of  section  414  of  the  education  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph (l) to read as follows:
  (L)  FOR  BONA FIDE AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS OPERATED BY A NOT-FOR-PROFIT
OR CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION. SUCH PROGRAMS SHALL  PRESENT  SOME  FORM  OF
EDUCATIONAL INSTRUCTION OR ACADEMIC MATERIAL, OR PROMOTE PHYSICAL EDUCA-
TION, ARTS INSTRUCTION, COMMUNITY SERVICE OR OTHER ACTIVITIES TO PROMOTE
YOUTH DEVELOPMENT.
  S  2. Subdivision 2 of section 414 of the education law, as amended by
chapter 513 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows:
  2. (A) The trustees or board of education shall  determine  the  terms
and  conditions  for  such  use  which may include rental at least in an
amount sufficient to cover all resulting expenses for  the  purposes  of
paragraphs (a), (b), (c), (d), (e), (g), (i), (j) and (k) of subdivision
one of this section. Any such use, pursuant to paragraphs (a), (c), (d),
(h)  and  (j)  of  subdivision  one of this section, shall not allow the
exclusion of any district child solely because said child is not attend-
ing a district school or not attending  the  district  school  which  is
sponsoring such use or on which grounds the use is to occur.
  (B)  FOR PURPOSES OF PARAGRAPH (1) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION,
THE TRUSTEES OR BOARD OF EDUCATION MAY PROVIDE THAT EITHER NO FEE  OR  A
MINIMAL  FEE  BE IMPOSED UPON THE NOT-FOR-PROFIT OR CHARITABLE ORGANIZA-
TION, AND SHALL, IN NO EVENT, IMPOSE  A  FEE  GREATER  THAN  THE  ACTUAL
EXPENSES   INCURRED  THROUGH  THE  RENTAL  OF  THE  SPACE  USED  BY  THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07401-04-5

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