senate Bill S6302

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes the New York state service corps, relates to the New York state service corps - health services track; repealer

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to finance

S6302 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §163-b, Exec L; amd §3.23, Pks & Rec L; rpld & add Art 2 Title 2-B §§231 & 232, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S146, S7078
2019-2020: S2370

S6302 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the New York state service corps; relates to the New York state service corps - health services track.

S6302 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6302 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6302

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 6, 2016
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing  the  New
  York  state service corps; to amend the parks, recreation and historic
  preservation law and the public health law, in  relation  to  the  New
  York  state service corps - health services track; and to repeal title
  2-B of article 2 of the public health law, relating to  the  New  York
  state health service corps

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

  Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section  163-b
to read as follows:
  S  163-B.  NEW  YORK  STATE  SERVICE CORPS. 1. THERE IS HEREBY CREATED
WITHIN THE EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT A NEW YORK STATE SERVICE CORPS, ADMINIS-
TERED BY THE NEW YORK STATE COMMISSION ON NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE
ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO EXECUTIVE ORDER 4.179 DATED DECEMBER  THIRTIETH,
NINETEEN  HUNDRED NINETY-THREE, IN CONJUNCTION AND COORDINATION WITH THE
DEPARTMENT OF  PARKS,  RECREATION  AND  HISTORIC  PRESERVATION  AND  THE
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH.
  2.  THE  NEW  YORK  STATE SERVICE CORPS SHALL PROVIDE SERVICE OPPORTU-
NITIES FOR INTERESTED APPLICANTS, INCLUDING YOUTH, YOUNG UNEMPLOYED  MEN
AND WOMEN, RECENT HIGH SCHOOL, COLLEGE, AND POST-SECONDARY GRADUATES, AS
WELL  AS  RECENT RETIREES AND INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE RECENTLY COMPLETED OR
ARE PURSUING A HIGH SCHOOL  EQUIVALENCY  EXAMINATION  OR  PROGRAM.  SUCH
SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, (I) RESIDEN-
TIAL  AND  NON-RESIDENTIAL  CORPS  OPPORTUNITIES; (II) ONE- AND TWO-YEAR
FELLOWSHIP  PROGRAMS;  (III)  INTERNSHIP  OPPORTUNITIES  FOR   CURRENTLY
ENROLLED  STUDENTS;  (IV) PROGRAMS AUTHORIZED UNDER ANY OTHER SECTION OF
LAW INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEW YORK STATE SERVICE  CORPS  -  GREEN
JOBS, CONSERVATION, AND REVITALIZATION TRACKS AND NEW YORK STATE SERVICE
CORPS - HEALTH SERVICES TRACK.
  3.  ALL  FELLOWSHIP  AND  INTERNSHIP  OPPORTUNITIES  MAINTAINED BY THE
COMMISSION UNDER THIS SECTION SHALL BE EDUCATIONAL IN NATURE, FOCUSED ON

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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