assembly Bill A58

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting animal hatching projects in schools

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to education
Jan 09, 2019 referred to education

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A58 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §809, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A6905

A58 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to prohibiting school districts, school principals, administrators, or teachers from requiring, permitting, or conducting a lesson or experimental study using an animal in a hatching project.

A58 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   58

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. L. ROSENTHAL -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Education

AN ACT to amend the  education  law,  in  relation  to  animal  hatching
  projects

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 5 of  section  809  of  the  education  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph c to read as follows:
  C.  NO  SCHOOL  DISTRICT,  SCHOOL PRINCIPAL, ADMINISTRATOR, OR TEACHER
SHALL REQUIRE, PERMIT, OR CONDUCT A LESSON OR EXPERIMENTAL  STUDY  USING
AN  ANIMAL IN A HATCHING PROJECT IN ANY SUCH SCHOOL OR DURING ANY ACTIV-
ITY CONDUCTED UNDER THE AUSPICES OF  SUCH  SCHOOL  WHETHER  OR  NOT  THE
ACTIVITY TAKES PLACE ON THE PREMISES OF SUCH SCHOOL.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01834-01-9