senate Bill S3735

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Authorizes academic performance awards for incarcerated persons; repealer

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Higher Education Committee


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Jan 03, 2018 referred to higher education
Jan 26, 2017 referred to higher education

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S3735 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3995
Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §661 sub 6 ¶d, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S1288
2011-2012: S369, A3837
2013-2014: S1367, A3401
2015-2016: S975, A2870

S3735 - Summary

Authorizes academic performance awards for incarcerated persons making such persons eligible to receive awards from the tuition assistance program.

S3735 - Sponsor Memo

S3735 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3735

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 26, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. MONTGOMERY, COMRIE, HOYLMAN, KRUEGER, PARKER, PERAL-
  TA, PERKINS, RIVERA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when print-
  ed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education

AN  ACT  to  repeal  paragraph  d of subdivision 6 of section 661 of the
  education law relating to the ban on incarcerated persons for  receiv-
  ing student financial aid awards

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

  Section 1. Paragraph d of subdivision 6 of section 661 of  the  educa-
tion law is REPEALED.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08144-02-7

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