senate Bill S7875

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the comprehensive school security grant program

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Education Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Mar 06, 2018 referred to education

S7875 - Details

Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง411, Ed L

S7875 - Summary

Provides that within amounts appropriated, the commissioner of education is authorized and directed to award comprehensive school security grants to every public, parochial and private school in the state; makes related provisions.

S7875 - Sponsor Memo

S7875 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7875

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 6, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- 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  the  comprehensive
  school security grant program

  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 411 to
read as follows:
  S 411. COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL SECURITY GRANT PROGRAM. 1. WITHIN  AMOUNTS
APPROPRIATED FOR THE INSTALLATION AND OPERATION OF COMPREHENSIVE SECURI-
TY  SYSTEMS  IN  EVERY  SCHOOL  OF THE STATE, THE COMMISSIONER IS HEREBY
AUTHORIZED AND DIRECTED TO AWARD GRANTS TO EVERY PUBLIC,  PAROCHIAL  AND
PRIVATE  SCHOOL IN THE STATE. SUCH GRANTS SHALL BE FOR THE TOTAL CAPITAL
COSTS OF QUICK CAPACITY SMART SENSOR THREAT DETECTION,  AND  360  DEGREE
SECURITY  AWARENESS  INCLUDING  SERVICES,  EXPENSES  AND INDIRECT COSTS.
GRANTEES RECEIVING FUNDING PURSUANT TO THIS SUBDIVISION  MAY  EXPEND  NO
MORE  THAN  FIVE  PERCENT  OF GRANTS FOR ADMINISTRATION AND NO MORE THAN
FIVE PERCENT FOR GRANTEE TRAINING.
  2. IN THE EVENT THE APPROPRIATION FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION  IN
ANY YEAR IS INSUFFICIENT TO PAY ALL CLAIMS PURSUANT TO THIS SUBDIVISION,
THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  PAY  SUCH CLAIMS ON A PRORATED BASIS AMONG ALL
SCHOOLS FILING SUCH CLAIMS UNTIL THE APPROPRIATION IS EXHAUSTED.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15016-01-8

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