assembly Bill A3039

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Enacts the New York state DREAM Act; repealer

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Feb 06, 2017 referred to higher education
delivered to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.16
rules report cal.16
reported
reported referred to rules
Jan 31, 2017 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 24, 2017 referred to higher education

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A3039 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S471A
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §609-a, rpld §661 sub 3, amd §§661, 355, 6206, 6305, 6451, 6452, 6455 & 695-e, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A4311A, S1251A
2013-2014: A9640, S2378B

A3039 - Summary

Enacts the New York state DREAM ACT by creating the New York DREAM fund commission and amends eligibility requirements and conditions governing certain awards.

A3039 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3039

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. MOYA, HEASTIE, GLICK, CRESPO, MORELLE, FARRELL,
  RODRIGUEZ, ORTIZ, AUBRY, GOTTFRIED, RAMOS, O'DONNELL,  LAVINE,  QUART,
  KAVANAGH,   THIELE,  BENEDETTO,  ROSENTHAL,  M. G. MILLER,  DenDEKKER,
  ABINANTI, PAULIN, PERRY, JAFFEE, CAHILL, MOSLEY, KIM, WEPRIN,  RIVERA,
  ROZIC,  DINOWITZ,  SEPULVEDA,  SKARTADOS,  ZEBROWSKI,  COLTON, DAVILA,
  FAHY, ARROYO, OTIS, BARRON, BICHOTTE, BLAKE, BRINDISI, DILAN,  GJONAJ,
  JEAN-PIERRE,  JOYNER, PICHARDO, SEAWRIGHT, SIMON, TITUS, WALKER, WEIN-
  STEIN, MAYER, HYNDMAN, NIOU,  CARROLL,  DICKENS,  DE LA ROSA,  D'URSO,
  BARNWELL, VANEL -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BRAUNSTEIN, CYMBROW-
  ITZ, ENGLEBRIGHT, GALEF, HEVESI, HOOPER, JENNE, LENTOL, LIFTON, NOLAN,
  PEOPLES-STOKES,  PRETLOW, SIMOTAS, SOLAGES, STECK, TITONE -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Higher Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to creating the New  York
  DREAM fund commission; eligibility requirements and conditions govern-
  ing  general  awards,  academic  performance awards and student loans;
  eligibility requirements for assistance  under  the  higher  education
  opportunity  programs  and the collegiate science and technology entry
  program; financial aid opportunities for students of the state univer-
  sity of New York, the  city  university  of  New  York  and  community
  colleges;  and the program requirements for the New York state college
  choice tuition savings program; and to repeal subdivision 3 of section
  661 of such law relating thereto

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

  Section  1.  This act shall be known and may be cited as the "New York
state DREAM act".
  S 2. The education law is amended by adding a  new  section  609-a  to
read as follows:
  S  609-A.  NEW  YORK  DREAM  FUND  COMMISSION.   1. (A) THERE SHALL BE
CREATED A NEW YORK DREAM FUND COMMISSION WHICH  SHALL  BE  COMMITTED  TO
ADVANCING THE EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES OF THE CHILDREN OF IMMIGRANTS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00057-02-7

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