assembly Bill A6373A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Directs the commissioner of education to study and report on the provision of services to public school students in grades 8 through 12 by guidance counselors

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 09, 2018 print number 6373a
Feb 09, 2018 amend and recommit to education
Jan 03, 2018 referred to education
Mar 06, 2017 referred to education

Multi-Sponsors

A6373 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2105
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education, Commissioner of
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A8077, S5369
2015-2016: A6844, S2866
2019-2020: A6433, S311

A6373 - Summary

Directs the commissioner of education to study and report on the provision of services to public school students in grades 8 through 12 by guidance counselors.

A6373 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6373

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 6, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CRESPO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ARROYO,
  MOYA, RAMOS, RIVERA, RODRIGUEZ, SEPULVEDA -- read once and referred to
  the Committee on Education

AN ACT to direct the commissioner of education to examine, evaluate  and
  make  recommendations  on  the  provision of services by public school
  guidance counselors to students in grades 8 through 12

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

  Section  1.  The commissioner of education is hereby directed to exam-
ine, evaluate and make recommendations on the provision of  services  to
public  school  students  in grades 8 through 12 by guidance counselors.
Such commissioner shall study, with particular care:
  (a) the ratio of guidance counselors to students in grades  8  through
12, by public school, school district and statewide;
  (b)  the  amount  of  time  each  guidance  counselor spends with each
student in grades 8 through 12 during a school year, by  public  school,
school district and statewide;
  (c)  the number of students in grades 8 through 12 each guidance coun-
selor interviews during a  school  quarter,  by  public  school,  school
district and statewide;
  (d)  the  number  of  students in each grade that are interviewed by a
guidance counselor during a school quarter,  by  public  school,  school
district and statewide;
  (e)  the  services guidance counselors provide to students in grades 8
through 12, by public school and school district;
  (f) the number of hours guidance counselors are available to  students
in  grades  8  through  12  each  school  day,  by public school, school
district and statewide;
  (g) the types and frequency of guidance counselor services that should
be provided to public school students in grades 8 through 12.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04804-01-7

Multi-Sponsors

A6373A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2105
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education, Commissioner of
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A8077, S5369
2015-2016: A6844, S2866
2019-2020: A6433, S311

A6373A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of education to study and report on the provision of services to public school students in grades 8 through 12 by guidance counselors.

A6373A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6373--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 6, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CRESPO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ARROYO,
  RAMOS, RIVERA, RODRIGUEZ, SEPULVEDA -- read once and referred  to  the
  Committee on Education -- recommitted to the Committee on Education in
  accordance  with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT to direct the commissioner of education to examine, evaluate and
  make recommendations on the provision of  services  by  public  school
  guidance counselors to students in grades 8 through 12

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

  Section 1. The commissioner of education is hereby directed  to  exam-
ine,  evaluate  and make recommendations on the provision of services to
public school students in grades 8 through 12  by  guidance  counselors.
Such commissioner shall study, with particular care:
  (a)  the  ratio of guidance counselors to students in grades 8 through
12, by public school, school district and statewide;
  (b) the amount of  time  each  guidance  counselor  spends  with  each
student  in  grades 8 through 12 during a school year, by public school,
school district and statewide;
  (c) the number of students in grades 8 through 12 each guidance  coun-
selor  interviews  during  a  school  quarter,  by public school, school
district and statewide;
  (d) the number of students in each grade that  are  interviewed  by  a
guidance  counselor  during  a  school quarter, by public school, school
district and statewide;
  (e) the services guidance counselors provide to students in  grades  8
through 12, by public school and school district;
  (f)  the number of hours guidance counselors are available to students
in grades 8 through  12  each  school  day,  by  public  school,  school
district and statewide;

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

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