senate Bill S8913

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the funding of certain CUNY programs by the state

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Jun 04, 2018 referred to rules

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S8913 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A11264
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §6217, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1743, A2894

S8913 - Summary

Relates to the funding of certain CUNY programs by the state including the city university of New York's accelerated study in associate program (ASAP) and the accelerate, complete, engage (ACE) program; state shall pay until both programs are fully funded.

S8913 - Sponsor Memo

S8913 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8913

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 4, 2018
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to the funding of certain
  CUNY programs by the state

  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  6217
to read as follows:
  § 6217. ASAP AND ACE PROGRAM FUNDING. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY LAW, RULE OR
REGULATION  TO THE CONTRARY, BEGINNING IN THE TWO THOUSAND NINETEEN--TWO
THOUSAND TWENTY FISCAL YEAR, THE STATE  SHALL  APPROPRIATE  AND  PAY  AN
AMOUNT  EQUAL TO TWENTY-FIVE PER CENTUM OF THE ANNUAL ONE HUNDRED FORTY-
ONE MILLION DOLLARS IN FUNDING FOR THE CITY  UNIVERSITY  OF  NEW  YORK'S
ACCELERATED STUDY IN ASSOCIATE PROGRAMS (ASAP) AND ACCELERATE, COMPLETE,
ENGAGE  (ACE) PROGRAM FOR THE TWO THOUSAND NINETEEN--TWO THOUSAND TWENTY
ACADEMIC YEAR. EACH FISCAL YEAR THEREAFTER,  THE  STATE  SHALL  INCREASE
SUCH  FUNDING  AMOUNT  BY  TWENTY-FIVE  PER CENTUM UNTIL ONE HUNDRED PER
CENTUM OF BOTH PROGRAMS IS FUNDED BY THE STATE.  THE MAXIMUM  AMOUNT  OF
TOTAL  FUNDING BY TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-THREE SHALL NOT EXCEED ONE HUNDRED
FIFTY MILLION DOLLARS.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD16026-03-8

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