senate Bill S9059

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requiring school districts to provide educational and support services to students with disabilities until such students turn twenty-two years of age

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Oct 21, 2020 referred to rules

S9059 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A11045
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S2994, A1201

S9059 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires school districts to provide educational and support services to students with disabilities until such students turn twenty-two years of age.

S9059 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9059 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9059
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             October 21, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT in relation to requiring school districts to provide  educational
   and support services to students with disabilities until such students
   turn twenty-two years of age
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of law, rule or regulation to
 the contrary, in  recognition  of  the  difficulties  distance  learning
 during the coronavirus  (COVID-19) pandemic poses to students with disa-
 bilities,  and the educational opportunities for students with disabili-
 ties that were lost or hampered, each New  York  school  district  shall
 provide  educational  and support services to students with disabilities
 in special education programs and to  pupils  who  are  qualified  hand-
 icapped persons as defined in the federal rehabilitation act of nineteen
 hundred seventy-three, as amended, in accordance with the student's most
 recent  Individualized  Education Program (IEP) until such student turns
 twenty-two years of age for the school years 2020-2021 and 2021-2022.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and  shall  apply  to  the
 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 school years only.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD17141-02-0


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