|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 23, 2019||recommit, enacting clause stricken|
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to education|
senate Bill S255
Archive: Last Bill Status - Stricken
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S255 (ACTIVE) - Details
S255 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S255 SPONSOR: KENNEDY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to developing guidelines to encouraging participation in apprenticeships and raising awareness in apprenticeship opportunities PURPOSE: To ensure that high school students in New York are made aware of apprenticeship and trade opportunities. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one directs the commissioner, in consultation with the depart- ment of labor and pupil personnel advocates, develop guidelines for use by high school guidance counselors in making students aware of appren- ticeship opportunities and encouraging student participation in appren- ticeships.
S255 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 255 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to developing guidelines to encouraging participation in apprenticeships and raising awareness in apprenticeship opportunities THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 305 of the education law is amended by adding a new subdivision 57 to read as follows: 57. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND PUPIL PERSONNEL ADVOCATES, DEVELOP GUIDELINES FOR USE BY HIGH SCHOOL COUNSELORS AND GUIDANCE COUNSELORS TO COORDINATE SERVICES WITH LOCAL REPRESENTATIVES OF THE BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION TRADE COUNCILS, PORT MARITIME COUNCILS, AND COUNCILS OF MANUFACTURING AND INDUSTRY FOR PURPOSES OF ENCOURAGING PARTICIPATION IN APPRENTICESHIPS, PRE-APPREN- TICESHIPS, CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION AND RAISING AWARENESS SURROUNDING APPRENTICESHIPS, PRE-APPRENTICESHIPS, AND CAREER AND TECHNI- CAL EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES. SUCH GUIDELINES SHALL BE MADE AVAILABLE ON THE DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE AND SHALL BE UPDATED ANNUALLY. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04475-02-9
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