Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||
referred to education
|Jan 31, 2019||
referred to education
Senate Bill S2963
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S2963 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-S2963 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2963 SPONSOR: KAPLAN TITLE OF BILL: An act in relation to authorizing the commissioner of education to conduct a study regarding courses of study on the Holocaust within the state PURPOSE: To require the commissioner of education to submit a report to the governor and legislature regarding compliance with the requirement to provide a course of study on the holocaust and to authorize the commis- sioner to promulgate regulations to ensure school districts are provid- ing such instruction. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section I authorizes the commissioner of education to conduct a study to determine which school districts are offering instruction on the holo-
2019-S2963 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2963 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 31, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education AN ACT in relation to authorizing the commissioner of education to conduct a study regarding courses of study on the Holocaust within the state THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The commissioner of education is authorized and directed to conduct a study regarding courses of study on the Holocaust within the state. Such study shall focus on identifying which school districts subject to section eight hundred one of the education law offer a course of information on the Holocaust. § 2. A report of the findings of such study and recommendations of the commissioner of education shall be delivered to the governor, the tempo- rary president of the senate, the speaker of the assembly, the minority leader of the senate and the minority leader of the assembly the first of January following the effective date of this act. § 3. The commissioner of education shall promulgate regulations to ensure instruction on the Holocaust is provided at all schools in compliance with section eight hundred one of the education law. § 4. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD01155-01-9
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