assembly Bill A3289A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the enrollment of students at charter schools, the suspension of students at charter schools and the administration of charter schools

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to education
May 21, 2019 print number 3289a
May 21, 2019 amend and recommit to education
Jan 29, 2019 referred to education

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A3289 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3334
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2851, 2852, 2854, 2855 & 2857 Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A10304
2017-2018: A3791
2021-2022: A3598, S1972

A3289 - Summary

Relates to the establishment, organization, and administration of charter schools.

A3289 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3289

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. BICHOTTE, ABINANTI, COOK, DINOWITZ, GALEF, GOTT-
  FRIED, M. G. MILLER, SIMON, JAFFEE, OTIS, McDONOUGH,  HYNDMAN,  LIFTON
  --  Multi-Sponsored  by -- M. of A. GLICK, RAIA, RAMOS, THIELE -- read
  once and referred to the Committee on Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in  relation  to  the  enrollment  of
  students  at  charter  schools,  the suspension of students at charter
  schools and the administration of charter schools

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (h)  of  subdivision  2 of section 2851 of the
education law, as added by chapter 4 of the laws of 1998, is amended  to
read as follows:
  (h)  The  rules  and  procedures by which students may be disciplined,
including but not limited to expulsion or suspension  from  the  school,
which shall be consistent with the requirements of [due process] SECTION
THIRTY-TWO  HUNDRED  FOURTEEN  OF THIS CHAPTER and with federal laws and
regulations governing the placement of students with  disabilities,  AND
PURSUANT  TO SUBDIVISION FOUR OF SECTION TWENTY-EIGHT HUNDRED FIFTY-FOUR
OF THIS ARTICLE. THE APPLICATION SHALL ALSO INCLUDE A  CODE  OF  CONDUCT
CONSISTENT WITH SECTION TWENTY-EIGHT HUNDRED ONE OF THIS TITLE.
  §  2. Subdivision 4 of section 2851 of the education law is amended by
adding a new paragraph (f) to read as follows:
  (F) NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION TWEN-
TY-EIGHT HUNDRED FIFTY-THREE OF THIS ARTICLE,  AN  AUDIT  REPORT  BY  AN
INDEPENDENT CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT OR INDEPENDENT PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT
ON  THE  OPERATIONS OF THE CHARTER SCHOOL, INCLUDING COMPLIANCE WITH THE
APPLICABLE PROVISIONS OF THIS CHAPTER AND THE NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION
LAW, AND  WITH  ALL  OTHER  APPLICABLE  LAWS,  REGULATIONS  AND  CHARTER
PROVISIONS.
  §  3.  Section  2851  of  the education law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 6 to read as follows:

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

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A3289A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3334
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2851, 2852, 2854, 2855 & 2857 Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A10304
2017-2018: A3791
2021-2022: A3598, S1972

A3289A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the establishment, organization, and administration of charter schools.

A3289A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3289--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. BICHOTTE, ABINANTI, COOK, DINOWITZ, GALEF, GOTT-
  FRIED, M. G. MILLER, SIMON, JAFFEE, OTIS, McDONOUGH,  HYNDMAN,  LIFTON
  --  Multi-Sponsored  by -- M. of A. GLICK, RAIA, RAMOS, THIELE -- read
  once  and  referred  to  the  Committee  on  Education  --   committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education law, in relation to the enrollment of
  students at charter schools, the suspension  of  students  at  charter
  schools and the administration of charter schools

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (h) and (j) of subdivision 2 of section 2851  of
the  education  law,  as  added  by  chapter  4 of the laws of 1998, are
amended to read as follows:
  (h) The rules and procedures by which  students  may  be  disciplined,
including  but  not  limited to expulsion or suspension from the school,
which shall be consistent with the requirements of [due process] SECTION
THIRTY-TWO HUNDRED FOURTEEN OF THIS CHAPTER and with  federal  laws  and
regulations  governing  the placement of students with disabilities, AND
PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION FOUR OF SECTION TWENTY-EIGHT HUNDRED  FIFTY-FOUR
OF  THIS  ARTICLE.  THE APPLICATION SHALL ALSO INCLUDE A CODE OF CONDUCT
CONSISTENT WITH SECTION TWENTY-EIGHT HUNDRED ONE OF THIS TITLE.
  (j) (I) Information regarding the facilities to be used by the school,
including the location of the school, if known, and the means  by  which
pupils  will be transported to and from the school. If the facilities to
be used by the proposed school are not known at the time the application
is submitted, the applicant shall notify  the  charter  entity  and,  if
applicable,  the  board of regents within ten business days of acquiring
facilities for such school; provided, however, that the  charter  school
must  obtain a certificate of occupancy for such facilities prior to the
date on which instruction is to commence at the school.

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