Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 10, 2020||
referred to education
Assembly Bill A9016
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-A9016 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-A9016 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 9016 I N A S S E M B L Y January 10, 2020 ___________ 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 enacting hazing offenses and anti-hazing educational programs at educational insti- tutions; and to repeal certain provisions of the penal law relating thereto 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 article 25 to read as follows: ARTICLE 25 HAZING SECTION 1300. DEFINITIONS. 1301. PERSONAL HAZING OFFENSE. 1302. ORGANIZATIONAL HAZING OFFENSE. 1303. PROHIBITED DEFENSES. 1304. IMMUNITY FROM PROSECUTION OR CIVIL LIABILITY. 1305. FAILURE TO SEEK ASSISTANCE. 1306. HAZING ADJUDICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR EDUCATIONAL INSTI- TUTIONS. 1307. EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS AT EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS. 1308. INSTITUTIONAL REPORTS OF CERTAIN VIOLATIONS. 1309. STATE ANTI-HAZING FUND. § 1300. DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: 1. THE TERM "EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION" MEANS ANY SECONDARY OR POST-SEC- ONDARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION AS DEFINED IN THIS SECTION, INCLUDING ANY DEGREE GRANTING INSTITUTION AUTHORIZED TO OPERATE IN THIS STATE. 2. THE TERM "HAZING" MEANS ANY INTENTIONAL, KNOWING, OR RECKLESS ACT COMMITTED BY A PERSON, WHETHER INDIVIDUALLY OR IN CONCERT WITH OTHER PERSONS, AGAINST A MINOR OR STUDENT OF AN EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION, WHETHER OR NOT COMMITTED ON THE EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION'S CAMPUS OR PROPERTY, FOR THE PURPOSE OF RECRUITING, JOINING, PLEDGING, INITIATING, ADMITTING, AFFILIATING OR FOR THE PURPOSE OF CONTINUING OR ENHANCING EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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