assembly Bill A2404

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the New York state masters-in-education teacher incentive scholarship program

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Current Bill Status Via S5985 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.619
substituted for a2404
Jun 20, 2019 substituted by s5985
Jun 19, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.619
rules report cal.619
reported
reported referred to rules
Jun 03, 2019 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 22, 2019 referred to higher education

Votes

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Jun 4, 2019 - Rules committee Vote

S5985
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committee
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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May 30, 2019 - Higher Education committee Vote

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committee
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Aye
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Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
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Absent
1
Excused
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Committee Vote: May 30, 2019

excused (1)

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A2404 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5985
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §669-f, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A7727, S5512
2017-2018: A5910, A9602, S2482, S7237

A2404 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the New York state masters-in-education teacher incentive scholarship program.

A2404 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2404

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. FAHY, SCHIMMINGER, STIRPE, MAGNARELLI, WALLACE,
  BRONSON, JONES, GIGLIO, DINOWITZ, HUNTER, SANTABARBARA,  BENEDETTO  --
  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. LENTOL, SIMON -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Higher Education

AN  ACT  to  amend  the education law, in relation to the New York state
  masters-in-education teacher incentive scholarship program

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of section 669-f of the education law, as
added by section 1 of subpart A of part EE of chapter 56 of the laws  of
2015, is amended to read as follows:
  1.  Eligibility. Students who are matriculated in an approved master's
degree in education program at a New York state [public  institution  of
higher  education] COLLEGE, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION SIX
HUNDRED ONE OF THIS TITLE, leading to a career as a  teacher  in  public
elementary  or  secondary education shall be eligible for an award under
this section, provided the applicant: (a) earned an undergraduate degree
from a college located in New York state; (b) was a New York state resi-
dent while earning such  undergraduate  degree;  (c)  achieved  academic
excellence as an undergraduate student, as defined by the corporation in
regulation;  (d)  enrolls  in  full-time  study  in an approved master's
degree in education program at a New York state [public  institution  of
higher  education] COLLEGE, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION SIX
HUNDRED ONE OF THIS TITLE, leading to a career as a  teacher  in  public
elementary  or secondary education; (e) signs a contract with the corpo-
ration agreeing to teach in a classroom setting on a full-time basis for
five years in a school located within New York  state  providing  public
elementary  or secondary education recognized by the board of regents or
the university of the state  of  New  York,  including  charter  schools
authorized  pursuant  to  article  fifty-six  of  this  chapter; and (f)
complies with the applicable provisions of this article and all require-
ments promulgated by the  corporation  for  the  administration  of  the
program.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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