senate Bill S3674

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Allows the granting of academic credit at city or state operated institutions to veterans

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 08, 2018 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 05, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 30, 2018 2nd report cal.
amended 3674b
Jan 29, 2018 1st report cal.300
Jan 03, 2018 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 13, 2017 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 24, 2017 amended on third reading 3674a
Mar 29, 2017 advanced to third reading
Mar 28, 2017 2nd report cal.
Mar 27, 2017 1st report cal.514
Jan 25, 2017 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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Jan 29, 2018 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S3674A
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committee
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Mar 27, 2017 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S3674
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committee
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Mar 27, 2017

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S3674 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3179
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §669-h, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4233C, A6362C
2013-2014: S3403, A6973
2011-2012: S3950, A1335
2009-2010: A10594A

S3674 - Summary

Allows the granting of academic credit at state or city operated institutions to veterans.

S3674 - Sponsor Memo

S3674 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3674

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 25, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. ADDABBO, BRESLIN, COMRIE, HOYLMAN, LATIMER, PARKER,
  PERKINS, SANDERS -- read twice and ordered printed, and  when  printed
  to  be  committed  to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and
  Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the education law,  in  relation  to  granting  academic
  credit  at  state operated institutions of the state university of New
  York and the senior colleges of the city university  of  New  York  to
  veterans

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

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section  669-h
to read as follows:
  S  669-H. COURSE CREDIT FOR VETERANS. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION,
THE TERM "VETERAN" MEANS A RESIDENT OF THIS STATE, WHO HAS SERVED IN THE
ACTIVE MILITARY OR NAVAL SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES, IN A COMBAT THEA-
TER OR COMBAT ZONE OF OPERATIONS, AS PART OF MILITARY OPERATIONS RELATED
TO SUCH MILITARY SERVICE, AND WHO HAS BEEN RELEASED FROM SUCH SERVICE BY
MEANS OF AN HONORABLE DISCHARGE, OR  WHO  HAS  BEEN  FURLOUGHED  TO  THE
RESERVE, OR HAS RESUMED SERVICE BACK IN THE NEW YORK STATE ARMY NATIONAL
GUARD, NEW YORK AIR NATIONAL GUARD, OR NEW YORK NAVAL MILITIA.
  2. EVERY VETERAN WHO IS ENROLLED ON A FULL-TIME BASIS AS AN UNDERGRAD-
UATE  STUDENT  IN  GOOD  STANDING,  AT  AN  INSTITUTION WITHIN THE STATE
UNIVERSITY SYSTEM OR THE CITY UNIVERSITY SYSTEM, SHALL UPON  APPLICATION
BE GRANTED ACADEMIC CREDITS WITHOUT LIMITATION TOWARDS HIS OR HER DEGREE
FOR  COMPLETION  OF  COURSES  THAT  WERE PART OF SUCH VETERAN'S MILITARY
TRAINING OR SERVICE IF THE COMPLETED COURSES MEET THE STANDARDS  OF  THE
AMERICAN  COUNCIL  ON  EDUCATION  OR  ITS EQUIVALENT FOR THE AWARDING OF
ACADEMIC CREDITS. NO FEE, TUITION OR  OTHER  CHARGE  SHALL  BE  ASSESSED
AGAINST  A  VETERAN  WHO  QUALIFIES  FOR  SUCH  CREDIT  PURSUANT TO THIS
SECTION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07330-01-7

Co-Sponsors

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S3674A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3179
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §669-h, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4233C, A6362C
2013-2014: S3403, A6973
2011-2012: S3950, A1335
2009-2010: A10594A

S3674A - Summary

Allows the granting of academic credit at state or city operated institutions to veterans.

S3674A - Sponsor Memo

S3674A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3674--A
    Cal. No. 514

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 25, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. ADDABBO, AVELLA, BRESLIN, COMRIE, HOYLMAN, LATIMER,
  PARKER, SANDERS, SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and  when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty  and  Military  Affairs  -- reported favorably from said committee,
  ordered to first and  second  report,  ordered  to  a  third  reading,
  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,  retaining its place in the order of
  third reading

AN ACT to amend the education law,  in  relation  to  granting  academic
  credit  at  state operated institutions of the state university of New
  York and the senior colleges of the city university  of  New  York  to
  veterans

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

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section  669-h
to read as follows:
  S  669-H. COURSE CREDIT FOR VETERANS. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION,
THE TERM "VETERAN" MEANS A RESIDENT OF THIS STATE, WHO HAS SERVED IN THE
ACTIVE MILITARY OR NAVAL SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES, AND WHO HAS  BEEN
RELEASED  FROM  SUCH  SERVICE BY MEANS OF AN HONORABLE DISCHARGE, OR WHO
HAS BEEN FURLOUGHED TO THE RESERVE, OR HAS RESUMED SERVICE BACK  IN  THE
NEW  YORK STATE ARMY NATIONAL GUARD, NEW YORK AIR NATIONAL GUARD, OR NEW
YORK NAVAL MILITIA.
  2. EVERY VETERAN WHO IS ENROLLED ON A FULL-TIME BASIS AS AN UNDERGRAD-
UATE STUDENT IN GOOD  STANDING,  AT  AN  INSTITUTION  WITHIN  THE  STATE
UNIVERSITY  SYSTEM OR THE CITY UNIVERSITY SYSTEM, SHALL UPON APPLICATION
BE GRANTED ACADEMIC CREDITS WITHOUT LIMITATION TOWARDS HIS OR HER DEGREE
FOR COMPLETION OF COURSES THAT WERE  PART  OF  SUCH  VETERAN'S  MILITARY
TRAINING  OR  SERVICE IF THE COMPLETED COURSES MEET THE STANDARDS OF THE
AMERICAN COUNCIL ON EDUCATION OR ITS  EQUIVALENT  FOR  THE  AWARDING  OF
ACADEMIC  CREDITS.  NO  FEE,  TUITION  OR OTHER CHARGE SHALL BE ASSESSED

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07330-02-7

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S3674B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3179
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §669-h, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4233C, A6362C
2013-2014: S3403, A6973
2011-2012: S3950, A1335
2009-2010: A10594A

S3674B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows the granting of academic credit at state or city operated institutions to veterans.

S3674B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3674B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3674--B
    Cal. No. 300

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 25, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. ADDABBO, AVELLA, BRESLIN, COMRIE, HOYLMAN, PARKER,
  SANDERS -- read twice and ordered printed,  and  when  printed  to  be
  committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military
  Affairs  --  reported  favorably from said committee, ordered to first
  and second report, ordered to a third  reading,  amended  and  ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading -- recom-
  mitted  to  the  Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military
  Affairs in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- reported favorably
  from said committee, ordered to first report, amended on first report,
  ordered to a second report and ordered reprinted, retaining its  place
  in the order of second report

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education law, in relation to granting academic
  credit at state operated institutions of the state university  of  New
  York  and  the  senior  colleges of the city university of New York to
  veterans

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

  Section  1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 669-i
to read as follows:
  S 669-I. COURSE CREDIT FOR VETERANS. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS  SECTION,
THE TERM "VETERAN" MEANS A RESIDENT OF THIS STATE, WHO HAS SERVED IN THE
ACTIVE  MILITARY OR NAVAL SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES, AND WHO HAS BEEN
RELEASED FROM SUCH SERVICE BY MEANS OF AN HONORABLE  DISCHARGE,  OR  WHO
HAS  BEEN  FURLOUGHED TO THE RESERVE, OR HAS RESUMED SERVICE BACK IN THE
NEW YORK STATE ARMY NATIONAL GUARD, NEW YORK AIR NATIONAL GUARD, OR  NEW
YORK NAVAL MILITIA.
  2. EVERY VETERAN WHO IS ENROLLED ON A FULL-TIME BASIS AS AN UNDERGRAD-
UATE  STUDENT  IN  GOOD  STANDING,  AT  AN  INSTITUTION WITHIN THE STATE
UNIVERSITY SYSTEM OR THE CITY UNIVERSITY SYSTEM, SHALL UPON  APPLICATION
BE GRANTED ACADEMIC CREDITS WITHOUT LIMITATION TOWARDS HIS OR HER DEGREE
FOR  COMPLETION  OF  COURSES  THAT  WERE PART OF SUCH VETERAN'S MILITARY

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

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