senate Bill S6794

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to employer specific skill training grant programs

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  • 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
Oct 23, 2017 signed chap.398
Oct 11, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2017 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.694
substituted for a8515
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2199
Jun 18, 2017 referred to rules

S6794 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3032, Ed L

S6794 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to employer specific skill training grant programs for employee-owned enterprises.

S6794 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6794 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6794                                                  A. 8515

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                              June 18, 2017

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. BAILEY -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. GJONAJ -- read once  and  referred
  to the Committee on Higher Education

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education law, in relation to employer specific
  skill training grant programs


  Section  1.    Paragraph  (a)  of subdivision 4 of section 3032 of the
education law, as amended by chapter 683 of the laws of 1986, is amended
to read as follows:
  (a) Employer specific skill training grant programs shall be  designed
to  support,  supplement and contribute to the expansion and maintenance
of the economy of the state. Local education agencies shall apply to the
commissioner for grants for conducting employer specific skill  training
programs. Application for funds by local education agencies for training
programs  shall  be  in a manner consistent with the application process
for business and industry specific training  programs  under  the  voca-
tional  education  act of 1963 and the job training partnership act; the
sum of such grants per region shall not exceed the total funds allocated
or reallocated to the region for  such  purposes.  Such  programs  shall
provide  retraining  and upgrading to existing or potential personnel in
order to improve technology, quality control, production efficiency,  or
to  adapt  to  other  changes  in the labor market, or to provide unique
training programs to meet the emerging  needs  and  occupations  of  the
state's  business  and  industry or providing training to individuals to
promote the  successful  management  and/or  operation  of  [a  business
purchased  by such individuals to provide for their continued employment
through the formation of] a worker  owned  cooperative  or  an  employee

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


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