senate Bill S984

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Clarifies health education

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Current Bill Status Via A362 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 01, 2017 signed chap.1
Jan 24, 2017 delivered to governor
Jan 23, 2017 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.17
substituted for s984
Jan 23, 2017 substituted by a362
Jan 09, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.17
Jan 05, 2017 referred to rules

S984 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A362
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง804, Ed L (as proposed in S.6046-A & A.3887-B)
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S8223, A10747

S984 - Summary

Provides that all schools shall ensure that their health education programs recognize the multiple dimensions of health by including mental health and the relation of physical and mental health so as to enhance student understanding, attitudes and behaviors that promote health, well-being and human dignity.

S984 - Sponsor Memo

S984 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   984

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 5, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the education law,  in  relation  to  clarifying  health
  education

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

  Section 1.  Subdivision 1 of section 804  of  the  education  law,  as
amended  by  a  chapter  of the laws of 2016, amending the education law
relating to clarifying health  education,  as  proposed  in  legislative
bills numbers S.  6046-A and A. 3887-B, is amended to read as follows:
  1. All schools [under the jurisdiction of the department] shall ensure
that  their  health education programs recognize the multiple dimensions
of health by including mental health and the relation  of  physical  and
mental  health  so  as  to  enhance student understanding, attitudes and
behaviors that promote health, well-being and human dignity.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the  same  date  and  in  the  same
manner  as  a  chapter  of  the laws of 2016, amending the education law
relating to clarifying health  education,  as  proposed  in  legislative
bills numbers S. 6046-A and A.  3887-B, takes effect.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07068-01-7

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