senate Bill S6220

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relating to approved private schools offering high school equivalency preparation programs

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Rules Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2017 committed to rules
Jun 05, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 24, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 23, 2017 1st report cal.1179
May 11, 2017 referred to education

Votes

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May 23, 2017 - Education committee Vote

S6220
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committee
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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S6220 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7728
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง305, Ed L

S6220 - Summary

Relates to authorizing private special education schools to seek department approval to offer alternative high school equivalency preparation programs.

S6220 - Sponsor Memo

S6220 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6220

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 11, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation  to  authorizing  private
  special  education schools to seek department approval to offer alter-
  native high school equivalency preparation programs

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

  Section  1.  Section 305 of the education law is amended by adding new
subdivision 13-a to read as follows:
  13-A.  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  PROMULGATE  REGULATIONS   AUTHORIZING
PRIVATE  SPECIAL  EDUCATION SCHOOLS TO SEEK DEPARTMENT APPROVAL TO OPER-
ATE, ADMINISTER, OFFER, OR OTHERWISE PARTICIPATE IN AN ALTERNATIVE  HIGH
SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY PREPARATION PROGRAM.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11470-01-7

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