assembly Bill A9461

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to annual teacher and principal evaluations

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Mar 07, 2016 referred to education

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A9461 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7632
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง3012-d & 3012-c, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A2815
2019-2020: A317

A9461 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to annual teacher and principal evaluations; provides that in the event that a new evaluation system has not been adopted in accordance with the recommendations of the committee of experts as set forth in subdivision sixteen of section 3012-d of the education law by September 1, 2020, the date for compliance with the provisions of subpart E of part EE of chapter 56 of the laws of 2015, shall be suspended until such time that a new evaluation system is enacted.

A9461 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  9461

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 7, 2016
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT  to  amend  the education law, in relation to annual teacher and
  principal evaluations

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 11 of section 3012-d of the education law, as
added by section 2 of subpart E of part EE of chapter 56 of the laws  of
2015, is amended to read as follows:
  11.  Notwithstanding  any  inconsistent  provision  of  law, no school
district shall be eligible for an apportionment of general  support  for
public  schools  from  the  funds  appropriated for the [2015--2016] TWO
THOUSAND TWENTY--TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-ONE school year and any year there-
after in excess of the amount apportioned to such school district in the
respective base year unless such school district has submitted  documen-
tation   that  has  been  approved  by  the  commissioner  by  [November
fifteenth, two thousand fifteen, or by] September  first,  TWO  THOUSAND
TWENTY  AND  SEPTEMBER FIRST of each subsequent year, demonstrating that
it has fully implemented the standards  and  procedures  for  conducting
annual  teacher  and principal evaluations of teachers and principals in
accordance with the requirements of this  section  and  the  regulations
issued  by  the  commissioner.  Provided  further that any apportionment
withheld pursuant to this section shall not occur prior to  April  first
of  the  current  year  and  shall  not have any effect on the base year
calculation for use in the subsequent school year. For purposes of  this
section,  "base year" shall mean the base year as defined in paragraph b
of subdivision one of section thirty-six hundred two  of  this  chapter,
and "current year" shall mean the current year as defined in paragraph a
of  subdivision  one  of section thirty-six hundred two of this chapter.
IN THE EVENT THAT A NEW  EVALUATION  SYSTEM  HAS  NOT  BEEN  ADOPTED  IN
ACCORDANCE  WITH  THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE COMMITTEE OF EXPERTS AS SET
FORTH IN SUBDIVISION SIXTEEN OF THIS SECTION  BY  SEPTEMBER  FIRST,  TWO
THOUSAND  TWENTY, THE DATE FOR COMPLIANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF SUBPART

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14562-01-6

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