senate Bill S2963

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Authorizes the commissioner of education to conduct a study regarding courses of study on the Holocaust within the state

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to education
Jan 31, 2019 referred to education

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S2963 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2182
Current Committee:
Senate Education
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S5530, A8527
2021-2022: S121, A472

S2963 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the commissioner of education to conduct a study regarding courses of study on the Holocaust within the state.

S2963 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

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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