senate Bill S7372B

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to child abuse in an educational setting

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 07, 2018 approval memo.6
signed chap.363
Nov 26, 2018 delivered to governor
May 08, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.348
substituted for s7372b
May 08, 2018 substituted by a8485b
Mar 06, 2018 amended on third reading 7372b
Feb 28, 2018 amended on third reading 7372a
Feb 06, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 05, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 30, 2018 1st report cal.348
Jan 10, 2018 referred to children and families

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S7372 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8485
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1125, 1126, 1128, 1128-a, 1130, 1131, 1132 & 1133, add §1134, Ed L

S7372 - Summary

Relates to child abuse in an educational setting; requires the commissioner of education to promulgate rules and regulations for training, to include, at a minimum, information regarding the physical and behavioral indicators of child abuse and maltreatment and certain statutory reporting requirements; and extends such provisions to private schools and such employees and volunteers within.

S7372 - Sponsor Memo

S7372 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7372

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GALLIVAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Children and Families

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation  to  child  abuse  in  an
  educational setting

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 of section 1125 of the educa-
tion law, subdivisions 2, 3, 4 and 6 as added by chapter 180 of the laws
of 2000 and subdivision 5 as amended by section 1 of part E  of  chapter
501 of the laws of 2012, are amended to read as follows:
  2.  "Child"  shall  mean  a  person  under the age of twenty-one years
enrolled in a school district OR  PUBLIC  SCHOOL,  INCLUDING  A  CHARTER
SCHOOL,  PRIVATE SCHOOL, INCLUDING AN APPROVED PRIVATE 853 SCHOOL ESTAB-
LISHED UNDER CHAPTER EIGHT HUNDRED FIFTY-THREE OF THE LAWS  OF  NINETEEN
HUNDRED  SEVENTY-SIX,  STATE SUPPORTED SCHOOL AND STATE OPERATED SCHOOL,
SPECIAL ACT SCHOOL DISTRICT AS DEFINED IN SECTION FOUR THOUSAND  ONE  OF
THIS  CHAPTER  OR  BOARD  OF  COOPERATIVE  EDUCATIONAL  SERVICES in this
state[, other than a school district within a city having  a  population
of one million or more].
  3.  "Employee"  shall  mean  any  person receiving compensation from a
school district OR PUBLIC SCHOOL, INCLUDING A  CHARTER  SCHOOL,  PRIVATE
SCHOOL, INCLUDING AN APPROVED PRIVATE 853 SCHOOL ESTABLISHED UNDER CHAP-
TER  EIGHT  HUNDRED FIFTY-THREE OF THE LAWS OF NINETEEN HUNDRED SEVENTY-
SIX, STATE SUPPORTED SCHOOL  AND  STATE  OPERATED  SCHOOL,  SPECIAL  ACT
SCHOOL  DISTRICT AS DEFINED IN SECTION FOUR THOUSAND ONE OF THIS CHAPTER
OR BOARD OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL SERVICES, OR ANY  PERSON  OR  ENTITY
WHICH  CONTRACTS WITH A SCHOOL DISTRICT, CHARTER SCHOOL, PRIVATE SCHOOL,
SPECIAL ACT SCHOOL DISTRICT OR BOARD OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL SERVICES
TO PROVIDE TRANSPORTATION TO  CHILDREN,  or  employee  of  a  contracted
service  provider  or  worker  placed  within  the school under a public
assistance employment program, pursuant to title nine-B of article  five
of  the  social services law, and consistent with the provisions of such
title for the provision of services to such district,  its  students  or

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

Co-Sponsors

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S7372A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8485
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1125, 1126, 1128, 1128-a, 1130, 1131, 1132 & 1133, add §1134, Ed L

S7372A - Summary

Relates to child abuse in an educational setting; requires the commissioner of education to promulgate rules and regulations for training, to include, at a minimum, information regarding the physical and behavioral indicators of child abuse and maltreatment and certain statutory reporting requirements; and extends such provisions to private schools and such employees and volunteers within.

S7372A - Sponsor Memo

S7372A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7372--A
    Cal. No. 348

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. GALLIVAN, AMEDORE, CROCI, GOLDEN, HAMILTON, JACOBS,
  KRUEGER, O'MARA, PERALTA, RANZENHOFER, SAVINO, SERINO, TEDISCO -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Children  and  Families -- 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  child  abuse  in  an
  educational setting

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 of section 1125 of the educa-
tion law, subdivisions 2, 3, 4 and 6 as added by chapter 180 of the laws
of 2000 and subdivision 5 as amended by section 1 of part E  of  chapter
501  of  the laws of 2012, are amended and a new subdivision 10 is added
to read as follows:
  2. "Child" shall mean a person  under  the  age  of  twenty-one  years
enrolled  in  a  school  [district  in  this  state, other than a school
district within a city having a population of one million or more].
  3. "Employee" shall mean any person: (I) WHO IS receiving compensation
from a school [district] OR (II) WHOSE  DUTIES  INVOLVE  DIRECT  STUDENT
CONTACT  AND (A) WHO IS RECEIVING COMPENSATION FROM ANY PERSON OR ENTITY
THAT CONTRACTS WITH A SCHOOL TO PROVIDE TRANSPORTATION SERVICES TO CHIL-
DREN, or (B) WHO IS AN employee of  a  contracted  service  provider  or
worker  placed  within  the  school under a public assistance employment
program, pursuant to title nine-B of article five of the social services
law, and consistent with the provisions of such title for the  provision
of  services  to  such  [district]  SCHOOL,  its  students or employees,
directly or through contract[, whereby such services performed  by  such
person involve direct student contact].
  4.  "Volunteer" shall mean any person, other than an employee, who HAS
DIRECT STUDENT CONTACT AND: (I) provides services to a school [or school
district  which  involve  direct  student  contact],  OR  (II)  PROVIDES

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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S7372B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8485
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1125, 1126, 1128, 1128-a, 1130, 1131, 1132 & 1133, add §1134, Ed L

S7372B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to child abuse in an educational setting; requires the commissioner of education to promulgate rules and regulations for training, to include, at a minimum, information regarding the physical and behavioral indicators of child abuse and maltreatment and certain statutory reporting requirements; and extends such provisions to private schools and such employees and volunteers within.

S7372B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7372B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7372--B
    Cal. No. 348

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. GALLIVAN, AMEDORE, CROCI, GOLDEN, HAMILTON, JACOBS,
  KRUEGER, O'MARA, PERALTA, RANZENHOFER, SAVINO, SERINO, TEDISCO -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Children  and  Families -- 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 -- again amended and ordered reprinted, retain-
  ing its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation  to  child  abuse  in  an
  educational setting

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 of section 1125 of the educa-
tion law, subdivisions 2, 3, 4 and 6 as added by chapter 180 of the laws
of 2000 and subdivision 5 as amended by section 1 of part E  of  chapter
501  of  the laws of 2012, are amended and a new subdivision 10 is added
to read as follows:
  2. "Child" shall mean a person  under  the  age  of  twenty-one  years
enrolled  in  a  school  [district  in  this  state, other than a school
district within a city having a population of one million or more].
  3. "Employee" shall mean any person: (I) WHO IS receiving compensation
from a school [district] OR (II) WHOSE  DUTIES  INVOLVE  DIRECT  STUDENT
CONTACT  AND (A) WHO IS RECEIVING COMPENSATION FROM ANY PERSON OR ENTITY
THAT CONTRACTS WITH A SCHOOL TO PROVIDE TRANSPORTATION SERVICES TO CHIL-
DREN, or (B) WHO IS AN employee of  a  contracted  service  provider  or
worker  placed  within  the  school under a public assistance employment
program, pursuant to title nine-B of article five of the social services
law, and consistent with the provisions of such title for the  provision
of  services  to  such  [district]  SCHOOL,  its  students or employees,
directly or through contract[, whereby such services performed  by  such
person involve direct student contact].
  4.  "Volunteer" shall mean any person, other than an employee, who HAS
DIRECT STUDENT CONTACT AND: (I) provides services to a school [or school
district  which  involve  direct  student  contact],  OR  (II)  PROVIDES

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