Assembly Bill A5480

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to school safety measures

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  • Introduced
    • In Committee Assembly
    • In Committee Senate
    • On Floor Calendar Assembly
    • On Floor Calendar Senate
    • Passed Assembly
    • Passed Senate
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed By Governor

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2019-A5480 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1330
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§2801-c & 3039, amd §1950, Ed L; amd §2.10, CP L; amd §212, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A5480, S1330

2019-A5480 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the New York state school resource officer program; provides for grants for school resource officers (Part A); relates to peace officers who are retired police officers employed by a school district as a school resource officer (Part B); and allows retired police officers to be employed by a school district as a school safety officer, school security officer or any other substantially similar position for an annual salary of $50,000 or less to continue to receive their full retirement benefit (Part C).

2019-A5480 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                            
 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   5480
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 12, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. BYRNES -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Education
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education law, in relation to a school resource
   officer  program  and  providing  school  resource  officer   security
   protection  aid  (Part  A);  to  amend  the criminal procedure law, in
   relation to peace officers who are retired police officers employed by
   a school district as a school resource officer (Part B); and to  amend
   the retirement and social security law, in relation to annual earnings
   limitations  for  retired  police officers employed as school resource
   officers (Part C)
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. This act enacts into law components of legislation relating
 to school safety. Each component is wholly contained within a Part iden-
 tified  as  Parts  A  through  C. The effective date for each particular
 provision contained within such Part as set forth in the last section of
 such Part. Any provision in any section contained within a Part, includ-
 ing the effective date of the Part, which makes a reference to a section
 "of this act", when used in connection with that  particular  component,
 shall  be  deemed  to mean and refer to the corresponding section of the
 Part in which it is found. Section three of  this  act  sets  forth  the
 general effective date of this act.
 
                                  PART A
 
   Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 2801-c
 to read as follows:
   §  2801-C.  NEW  YORK  STATE  SCHOOL  RESOURCE OFFICER PROGRAM. 1. FOR
 PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE TERM "SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER" SHALL  MEAN
 A  SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER, SCHOOL SAFETY OFFICER, SCHOOL SECURITY OFFI-
 CER, OR ANY OTHER SUBSTANTIALLY SIMILAR  POSITION  OR  OFFICE,  THAT  IS
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
              

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