senate Bill S8482

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to requiring the department of education to study and report on the self-identified ethnicity and multilingual status of all licensed social workers

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May 08, 2018 referred to higher education

S8482 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1771

S8482 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the department of education to study and report on the self-identified ethnicity and multilingual status of all licensed social workers and provide such report to the governor and legislature no later than one year after the effective date of this act.

S8482 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8482 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8482

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 8, 2018
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT requiring the department of education to study and report on the
  self-identified ethnicity and  multilingual  status  of  all  licensed
  social workers

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

  Section 1. The department of education shall prepare  a  comprehensive
study  and  report  on  the  self-identified  ethnicity and multilingual
status of all licensed social workers.  Such  data  shall  be  collected
during the licensure and re-registration process of such individuals and
then compiled in an easily readable format.
  §  2.  The  commissioner of education shall provide such report to the
governor, temporary president of the senate and speaker of the  assembly
no  later  than  one  year  after  the effective date of this act.  Such
report shall be updated and delivered  annually  for  a  total  of  five
years.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08067-01-7

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