senate Bill S6798

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requiring a police officer to be present at schools within the city of New York during instructional hours

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2017 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2200
Jun 18, 2017 referred to rules

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S6798 - Details

Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Add ยง10-174, NYC Ad Cd

S6798 - Summary

Requires a police officer to be present at schools within the city of New York during instructional hours and at least one hour prior and hour after such instructional hours.

S6798 - Sponsor Memo

S6798 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6798

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 18, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. FELDER, LANZA -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  administrative code of the city of New York, in
  relation to requiring a police officer to be present at schools within
  the city of New York during instructional hours

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

  Section  1. The administrative code of the city of New York is amended
by adding a new section 10-174 to read as follows:
  S 10-174 SCHOOL SAFETY  MEASURES.  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  ASSIGN  A
POLICE  OFFICER  AT LEAST ONE HOUR PRIOR TO THE COMMENCEMENT OF INSTRUC-
TIONAL HOURS AT EVERY SCHOOL, PUBLIC AND/OR PRIVATE, WITHIN THE CITY  OF
NEW YORK. SUCH POLICE OFFICER SHALL REMAIN ON SITE AT SUCH SCHOOL DURING
INSTRUCTIONAL  HOURS AND FOR A MINIMUM ONE HOUR POST INSTRUCTIONAL HOURS
UNLESS, IN THE DISCRETION OF THE MAYOR OF THE CITY OF NEW  YORK  OR  THE
COMMISSIONER  OF  THE POLICE DEPARTMENT OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK, A STATE
OF EMERGENCY EXISTS REQUIRING REDEPLOYMENT OF A  POLICE  OFFICER  DURING
THE REQUIRED HOURS SET FORTH IN THIS SECTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13271-01-7

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