senate Bill S5804A

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to instructional tools and materials for school districts and libraries to assist in the education and awareness program to protect children from lyme disease and tick-borne infections

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A8105 -


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 21, 2016 signed chap.109
Jul 13, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 02, 2016 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1037
substituted for s5804a
Jun 02, 2016 substituted by a8105a
May 25, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 24, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 23, 2016 1st report cal.1037
Feb 24, 2016 print number 5804a
amend and recommit to education
Jan 06, 2016 referred to education
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 16, 2015 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 15, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.1593
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 03, 2015 referred to education

Votes

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May 23, 2016 - Education committee Vote

S5804A
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 15, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S5804
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

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S5804 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8105A
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §305, Ed L

S5804 - Summary

Relates to instructional tools and materials for school districts and libraries to assist in the education and awareness program to protect children from lyme disease and tick-borne infections.

S5804 - Sponsor Memo

S5804 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5804

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 3, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. SERINO, AMEDORE, FARLEY, LARKIN, MARCELLINO, NOZZO-
  LIO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be  commit-
  ted to the Committee on Education

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education  law, in relation to an education and
  awareness program on tick identification and protection

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

  Section 1. Section 305 of the education law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 53 to read as follows:
  53. THE COMMISSIONER, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH
AND   THE  COMMISSIONER  OF  ENVIRONMENTAL  CONSERVATION  SHALL  DEVELOP
INSTRUCTIONAL TOOLS AND MATERIALS FOR SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND LIBRARIES  TO
ASSIST  IN  THE EDUCATION AND AWARENESS PROGRAM TO PROTECT CHILDREN FROM
LYME DISEASE AND TICK-BORNE INFECTIONS. RESOURCES AND MATERIALS SHALL BE
AGE-APPROPRIATE FOR SCHOOL-AGE STUDENTS AND PROVIDE INFORMATION  ON  THE
IDENTIFICATION  OF  TICKS,  RECOMMENDED PROCEDURES FOR SAFE TICK REMOVAL
AND BEST PRACTICES TO PROVIDE PROTECTION FROM TICKS. SUCH MATERIALS  MAY
INCLUDE  BUT  NOT BE LIMITED TO VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, PAMPHLETS, AND DEMON-
STRATION PROGRAMS TO ILLUSTRATE THE VARIOUS SIZES OF  TICKS  BEFORE  AND
AFTER  IT  HAS  ENGORGED TO ASSIST WITH THE IDENTIFICATION OF A TICK AND
THE REACTION ON THE SKIN THAT MAY OCCUR AS A  RESULT  OF  A  TICK  BITE.
MATERIALS  AND  INSTRUCTIONAL  TOOLS  TO  ADVANCE  AND PROMOTE EDUCATION
AWARENESS ON TICK IDENTIFICATION AND PROTECTION SHALL BE MADE  AVAILABLE
TO SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND LIBRARIES UPON REQUEST AT NO CHARGE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11431-01-5

Co-Sponsors

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S5804A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8105A
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §305, Ed L

S5804A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to instructional tools and materials for school districts and libraries to assist in the education and awareness program to protect children from lyme disease and tick-borne infections.

S5804A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5804A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5804--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 3, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SERINO, AMEDORE, BONACIC, FARLEY, LARKIN, LAVALLE,
  LITTLE, MARCHIONE, NOZZOLIO, O'MARA, RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Educa-
  tion  --  recommitted to the Committee on Education in accordance with
  Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education  law, in relation to an education and
  awareness program on tick identification and protection

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

  Section 1. Section 305 of the education law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 55 to read as follows:
  55. THE COMMISSIONER, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH
AND   THE  COMMISSIONER  OF  ENVIRONMENTAL  CONSERVATION  SHALL  DEVELOP
INSTRUCTIONAL TOOLS AND MATERIALS FOR SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND LIBRARIES  TO
ASSIST  IN  THE EDUCATION AND AWARENESS PROGRAM TO PROTECT CHILDREN FROM
LYME DISEASE AND TICK-BORNE INFECTIONS. RESOURCES AND MATERIALS SHALL BE
AGE-APPROPRIATE FOR SCHOOL-AGE STUDENTS AND PROVIDE INFORMATION  ON  THE
IDENTIFICATION  OF  TICKS,  RECOMMENDED PROCEDURES FOR SAFE TICK REMOVAL
AND BEST PRACTICES TO PROVIDE PROTECTION FROM TICKS. SUCH MATERIALS  MAY
INCLUDE  BUT  NOT BE LIMITED TO VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, PAMPHLETS, AND DEMON-
STRATION PROGRAMS TO ILLUSTRATE THE VARIOUS SIZES OF  TICKS  BEFORE  AND
AFTER  IT  HAS  ENGORGED TO ASSIST WITH THE IDENTIFICATION OF A TICK AND
THE REACTION ON THE SKIN THAT MAY OCCUR AS A  RESULT  OF  A  TICK  BITE.
MATERIALS  AND  INSTRUCTIONAL  TOOLS  TO  ADVANCE  AND PROMOTE EDUCATION
AWARENESS ON TICK IDENTIFICATION AND PROTECTION SHALL BE MADE  AVAILABLE
TO SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND LIBRARIES UPON REQUEST AT NO CHARGE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11431-02-6

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