senate Bill S3058

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to requiring nonpublic schools to follow the same rules and regulations as public schools regarding a pupil who suffers a concussion

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate

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  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 04, 2019 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 20, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 15, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 14, 2019 1st report cal.707
Feb 01, 2019 referred to education

S3058 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §305, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S8601, A9831

S3058 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to requiring nonpublic schools to follow the same rules and regulations as public schools regarding a pupil who suffers a concussion, regarding training to recognize the symptoms of a concussion, information to be provided to the parent or guardian of such pupil and the amount of time such pupil shall wait before resuming an athletic activity.

S3058 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3058 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 1, 2019

Introduced  by Sen. GAUGHRAN -- 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  requiring  nonpublic
  schools  to  follow  the  same rules and regulations as public schools
  regarding a pupil who suffers a concussion


  Section  1. Paragraph b of subdivision 42 of section 305 of the educa-
tion law, as added by chapter 496 of the laws of  2011,  is  amended  to
read as follows:
  b.  The rules and regulations established pursuant to this subdivision
shall be deemed to be the minimum standards that must be  complied  with
by  every  public school AND NONPUBLIC SCHOOL relating to mild traumatic
brain injuries. [Such rules and regulations may also be  implemented  by
nonpublic  schools  if  they  so authorize.] Nothing in this subdivision
shall prohibit any public school or nonpublic school from  adopting  and
implementing more stringent standards.
  §  2.  This act shall take effect on the first of July next succeeding
the date on which it shall have become a law. Effective immediately, the
addition, amendment and/or repeal of any rule  or  regulation  necessary
for  the implementation of this act on its effective date are authorized
and directed to be made and completed on or before such effective date.

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


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