senate Bill S1966

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Prohibits alterations from being made to student athletic records

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2017 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 13, 2017 advanced to third reading
Mar 08, 2017 2nd report cal.
Mar 07, 2017 1st report cal.368
Jan 11, 2017 referred to education

S1966 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §225, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S6765, A10397

S1966 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits making alterations to student athletic records.

S1966 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1966 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2017

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

AN ACT to amend the education law, in  relation  to  prohibiting  alter-
  ations from being made to student athletic records


  Section 1. Subdivision 9-a of section 225 of  the  education  law,  as
added by chapter 443 of the laws of 1980, is amended to read as follows:
  9-a.    Knowingly  and willfully make an unauthorized and false alter-
ation or representation of any grade, credit, honor, award  or  standing
in  the  permanent  record, ATHLETIC RECORD or transcript of any student
with respect to a  school  or  college  under  the  supervision  of  the
regents, the commissioner, or the university of the state of New York.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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