senate Bill S1011

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Includes certain veterans in the definition of resident as it relates to community colleges and state-aided four-year colleges

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 15, 2018 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1172
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 13, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Jan 03, 2018 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jan 31, 2017 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 30, 2017 advanced to third reading
Jan 24, 2017 2nd report cal.
Jan 23, 2017 1st report cal.52
Jan 06, 2017 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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May 15, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S1011
25
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committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 12, 2018 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S1011
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committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Feb 12, 2018

Jan 23, 2017 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S1011
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committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Jan 23, 2017

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S1011 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10188
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6301, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6384
2013-2014: S1978
2015-2016: S836
2019-2020: A6034

S1011 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Includes active duty military and certain veterans going to college under the new GI bill in the definition of resident as it relates to community colleges and state-aided four-year colleges.

S1011 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1011 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1011

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ROBACH -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the education law,  in  relation  to  including  certain
  veterans  in  the  definition  of  resident as it relates to community
  colleges and state-aided four-year colleges

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  5  of  section 6301 of the education law, as
amended by chapter 327 of the laws  of  2002,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  5.  "Resident."  A person who has resided in the state for a period of
at least one year and in the county,  city,  town,  intermediate  school
district,  school  district or community college region, as the case may
be, for a period of at least six months, both immediately preceding  the
date  of  such  person's registration in a community college or, for the
purposes of section sixty-three hundred five of this article, his or her
application for a certificate of residence; provided, however, that this
term shall include any student who is not a resident of New York  state,
other than a non-immigrant alien within the meaning of paragraph (15) of
subsection  (a) of section 1101 of title 8 of the United States Code, if
such student:
  (i) attended an approved New York high school for two or  more  years,
graduated  from an approved New York high school and applied for attend-
ance at an institution or educational unit of the state university with-
in five years of receiving a New York state high school diploma; or
  (ii) attended an approved New York state program  for  general  equiv-
alency  diploma exam preparation, received a general equivalency diploma
issued within New York state and applied for attendance at  an  institu-
tion  or  educational  unit of the state university within five years of
receiving a general equivalency diploma issued within New York state; or

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

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