senate Bill S9060

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Continues NYS Smart Scholars early college high school program and the NYS pathways in technology early college high school program

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2018 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1913
Jun 15, 2018 referred to rules

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S9060 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A11047
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§6457 & 6458, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S6537, A7501

S9060 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Continues NYS Smart Scholars early college high school program and the NYS pathways in technology early college high school program.

S9060 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9060 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  9060

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 15, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- 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  continuing  the  New
  York  State  Smart  Scholars Early College High School Program and the
  New York State  Pathways  in  Technology  Early  College  High  School
  Program in this 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  two  new  sections
6457 and 6458 to read as follows:
  §  6457.  GRANT AWARDS FOR NEW YORK STATE SMART SCHOLARS EARLY COLLEGE
HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAMS. 1. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION:
  A. "NYS SMART SCHOLARS EARLY COLLEGE  HIGH  SCHOOL  PROGRAM"  OR  "NYS
SMART SCHOLARS ECHS PROGRAM" MEANS A FORMAL PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN A SCHOOL
DISTRICT OR A BOARD OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL SERVICES AND AT LEAST ONE
INSTITUTION  OF  HIGHER  EDUCATION,  WHICH  PROVIDES  ELIGIBLE  STUDENTS
ENROLLED IN SUCH PROGRAM WITH HIGH SCHOOL COURSES LEADING TO THE  GRANT-
ING  OF  A HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA, AND COLLEGE-LEVEL COURSES LEADING TO THE
GRANTING OF AT LEAST TWENTY-FOUR COLLEGE CREDITS AND UP TO A POST-SECON-
DARY DEGREE OR DIPLOMA FROM SUCH PARTNER INSTITUTION OR INSTITUTIONS  OF
HIGHER  EDUCATION  AT  NO COST TO THE STUDENT OR THE STUDENT'S FAMILY. A
FORMAL PARTNERSHIP MAY INCLUDE A FOR-PROFIT DEGREE GRANTING  INSTITUTION
OF  HIGHER  EDUCATION REGISTERED WITH THE DEPARTMENT IF SUCH INSTITUTION
WAS INCLUDED IN A PARTNERSHIP OF A PREVIOUSLY FUNDED NYS SMART  SCHOLARS
EARLY  COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAM, AND SUCH PARTNERSHIP WAS APPROVED BY
THE COMMISSIONER PURSUANT TO A REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS  PROCESS  PRIOR  TO
THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION.
  B.  "APPROVED  NYS  SMART  SCHOLARS EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAM"
MEANS A NYS SMART SCHOLARS EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAM,  AND  SUCH
PROGRAM  WAS  APPROVED  BY THE COMMISSIONER IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REGU-
LATIONS OF THE COMMISSIONER AND ANY REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS  ISSUED  UNDER
THIS SECTION.
  C.  "ELIGIBLE  APPLICANT"  MEANS  A  NEW YORK STATE SCHOOL DISTRICT, A
BOARD OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL  SERVICES,  OR  INSTITUTION  OF  HIGHER

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

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