senate Bill S3549A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to state appropriations to the state university of New York and the city university of New York

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Higher Education Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (4)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 05, 2020 print number 3549a
Feb 05, 2020 amend and recommit to higher education
Jan 08, 2020 referred to higher education
Feb 08, 2019 referred to higher education

Co-Sponsors

S3549 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1183
Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§355 & 6206, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7648, A10021
2017-2018: S1596, S7259, A934, A10620

S3549 - Summary

Clarifies that the SUNY health science centers are included in the maintenance of effort provision pursuant to chapter 260 of the laws of 2011.

S3549 - Sponsor Memo

S3549 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3549

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 8, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. STAVISKY, LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education

AN  ACT  to amend the education law, in relation to state appropriations
  to the state university of New York and the  city  university  of  New
  York

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Clauses (v) and (vi) of subparagraph 4 of  paragraph  h  of
subdivision 2 of section 355 of the education law, as amended by section
1  of part JJJ of chapter 59 of the laws of 2017, are amended to read as
follows:
  (v) Beginning in state fiscal year two thousand  seventeen--two  thou-
sand  eighteen  and  ending  in  state fiscal year two thousand [twenty]
NINETEEN--two thousand [twenty-one] TWENTY, the state shall  appropriate
and  make  available  general  fund  operating support, including fringe
benefits, for the state university in an amount not less than the amount
appropriated  and  made  available  in  the  prior  state  fiscal  year;
provided, however, that if the governor declares a fiscal emergency, and
communicates such emergency to the temporary president of the senate and
speaker  of  the  assembly,  state support for operating expenses at the
state university and city university may be reduced in a manner  propor-
tionate  to  one  another,  and  the aforementioned provisions shall not
apply; provided further, the state shall appropriate and make  available
general fund support to fully fund the tuition credit pursuant to subdi-
vision two of section six hundred sixty-nine-h of this title.
  (vi)  BEGINNING IN STATE FISCAL YEAR TWO THOUSAND TWENTY--TWO THOUSAND
TWENTY-ONE AND THEREAFTER, THE STATE SHALL APPROPRIATE AND  MAKE  AVAIL-
ABLE  GENERAL  FUND OPERATING SUPPORT AND FRINGE BENEFITS, FOR THE STATE
UNIVERSITY AND THE STATE UNIVERSITY HEALTH SCIENCE CENTERS IN AN  AMOUNT
NOT  LESS THAN THE AMOUNTS SEPARATELY APPROPRIATED AND MADE AVAILABLE IN
THE PRIOR STATE FISCAL YEAR; PROVIDED, FURTHER, THE STATE  SHALL  APPRO-

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

Co-Sponsors

S3549A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1183
Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§355 & 6206, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7648, A10021
2017-2018: S1596, S7259, A934, A10620

S3549A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Clarifies that the SUNY health science centers are included in the maintenance of effort provision pursuant to chapter 260 of the laws of 2011.

S3549A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3549A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3549--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 8, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. STAVISKY, LAVALLE, ADDABBO, KRUEGER, MONTGOMERY --
  read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
  the  Committee  on Higher Education -- recommitted to the Committee on
  Higher Education in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to  state  appropriations
  to  the  state  university  of New York and the city university of New
  York

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Clause (vi) of subparagraph 4 of paragraph h of subdivision
2  of  section 355 of the education law, as amended by section 1 of part
JJJ of chapter 59 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
  (vi) BEGINNING IN STATE FISCAL YEAR TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-ONE--TWO THOU-
SAND TWENTY-TWO AND THEREAFTER, THE STATE  SHALL  APPROPRIATE  AND  MAKE
AVAILABLE  GENERAL  FUND  OPERATING SUPPORT AND FRINGE BENEFITS, FOR THE
STATE UNIVERSITY AND THE STATE UNIVERSITY HEALTH SCIENCE CENTERS  IN  AN
AMOUNT NOT LESS THAN THE AMOUNTS SEPARATELY APPROPRIATED AND MADE AVAIL-
ABLE  IN THE PRIOR STATE FISCAL YEAR; PROVIDED, FURTHER, THE STATE SHALL
APPROPRIATE AND MAKE AVAILABLE GENERAL FUND OPERATING SUPPORT  TO  COVER
ALL  MANDATORY  COSTS  OF  THE STATE UNIVERSITY AND THE STATE UNIVERSITY
HEALTH SCIENCE CENTERS, WHICH SHALL INCLUDE,  BUT  NOT  BE  LIMITED  TO,
COLLECTIVE  BARGAINING  COSTS  INCLUDING SALARY INCREMENTS, FRINGE BENE-
FITS, AND OTHER NON-PERSONAL SERVICE COSTS SUCH AS UTILITY COSTS, BUILD-
ING RENTALS AND  OTHER  INFLATIONARY  EXPENSES  INCURRED  BY  THE  STATE
UNIVERSITY  AND  THE  STATE  UNIVERSITY  HEALTH SCIENCE CENTERS, AND ANY
INCREASE IN THE TUITION CREDIT PURSUANT TO SECTION SIX  HUNDRED  EIGHTY-
NINE-A  OF  THIS  TITLE AS TUITION INCREASES ARE ENACTED BY THE BOARD OF
TRUSTEES OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT IF THE  GOVER-
NOR  DECLARES A FISCAL EMERGENCY, AND COMMUNICATES SUCH EMERGENCY TO THE

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

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.